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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
::: hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
::: illuminate - brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
::: scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
::: astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
::: disparage - belittle
::: extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
::: inherent - firmly established by nature or habit; intrinsic
::: encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
::: muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion