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consequential - self-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
alcove - nook; recess
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
truism - self-evident truth
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
incumbent - obligatory; imposed as an obligation; currently holding an office; N: person who holds an office
pragmatic - practical (as opposed to idealistic); concerned with practical worth or impact of something; Ex. pragmatic test of the skill