1. nominal head a person used as a cover for some questionable activity
  2. ominous threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
  3. nominal aphasia inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects
  4. nominalist a philosopher who has adopted the doctrine of nominalism
  5. nominal relating to or constituting or bearing or giving a name
  6. nominal damages (law) a trivial sum (usually $1.00) awarded as recognition that a legal injury was sustained (as for technical violations of a contract)
  7. nominal phrase a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb
  8. nomenclature a system of words used to name things in a discipline
  9. nominated appointed by nomination
  10. nominalistic of or relating to nominalism
  11. nominal value the value of a security that is set by the company issuing it; unrelated to market value
  12. nominative appointed by nomination
  13. nominally in name only
  14. romaine lettuce lettuce with long dark-green spoon-shaped leaves
  15. nominate propose as a candidate for some honor
  16. nominalism (philosophy) the doctrine that the various objects labeled by the same term have nothing in common but their name
  17. common lettuce annual or perennial garden plant having succulent leaves used in salads; widely grown
  18. nomenklatura the system of patronage in communist countries
  19. roman letters a typeface used in ancient Roman inscriptions
  20. nominator someone who proposes a candidate for appointment or election