nominal (nahm-<<schwa>>-n<<schwa>>l), adj.1. Existing in name only <the king was a nominal figurehead as he had no power>.2. (Of a price or amount) trifling, esp. as compared to what would be expected <the lamp sold for a nominal price of ten cents>.3. Of or relating to a name or term <a nominal definition>. — nominally,adv.
[Blacks Law 8th]