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subsidiary - serving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust
cordon - extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
chronicle - report; record (in chronological order)
pedigree - ancestry; lineage
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.