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nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
civil - having to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic
indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
polity - (particular form of) political organization; form of government of nation or state; Ex. student polity
practical - based on experience; of or acquired through practice (rather than theory); useful; Ex. practical man
codicil - supplement to the body of a will; later addition to a will
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease