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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
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
herald - messenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
elaboration - addition of details; intricacy
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
repercussion - rebound; reaction; reverberation; Ex. serious repercussion
consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation