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substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
concordat - formal agreement
shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
bastard - illegitimate child
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
outmoded - no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned