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nominal
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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unspecified meaning
  • What do you call purely nominal?
  • Is purely nominal.

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  • I took the paper from him and read as follows: "TO THE RED-HEADED LEAGUE: On account of the bequest of the late Ezekiah Hopkins, of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, U. S. A., there is now another vacancy open which entitles a member of the League to a salary of 4 a week for purely nominal services.

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as in: a nominal fee Define
insignificantly small
as in: he's nominally in charge Define
in form or name, but not in reality
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