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sinecure
(n)
SIGH-nǝ-cure
Meaning

well-paid position with little responsibility

1st Sample Sentence

My title is "professor emeritus", but the truth is that I have very few duties: in effect, my position is a sinecure.

Root

sine (without)#cura (care) (Latin)

Mnemonics

All you have to do is SIgN papers and your job will be sECURE 7 crores, baithe baithe hi 7 crores mil jate. SIN+CURE: in order to cure (engulf) your sins you give crores of rupees in POLICE STATIONS and you are pardoned. Hence police stations are SINECURES.

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