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nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
madrigal - pastoral song; song for several singers without instruments
incur - bring upon oneself
ligneous - like wood
filth - dirty matter; ADJ. filthy
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
boor - rude, insensitive person
obsidian - black volcanic rock
assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses