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nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
germinal - pertaining to a germ; creative; Ex. germinal idea
exhume - dig out of the ground; remove from a grave
limber - flexible; supple; pliable; V.
fervor - glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat
appall - dismay; shock deeply
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash