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form into grains
The prolongation of certain univalve shells containing the canal.
A natural channel for water; also, a canal for the conveyance of wate
someone who sets the plan pursued by a government or business etc.
With abhorrence.
vascular fetal membrane that develops from the hindgut in embryonic h
the habitual practice of systematization and classification
inflammation of the gall bladder
an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller than a g
official permission or approval
the largest city in New Mexico; located in central New Mexico on the
(comparative of 'near' or 'close') within a shorter distance
A genus of butterflies.
To freeze; to congeal.
The act of inclosing or confining in a crib or in close quarters.
seeds shelled and cooked as lima beans
Having the form of a pear; pear-shaped.
To pronounce with a breathing, an aspirate, or an h sound; as, we asp
related to or suited to a husband
one who hesitates (usually out of fear)
the type genus of Argiopidae; small genus of orb-weaving spiders
a plastic bag used to line a trash or garbage bin
a pauper who lives by begging
a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming
a barroom in a hotel or restaurant where cocktails are served
The chief officer of arms, whose duty it was, in ancient times, to re
a genus of Vespertilionidae
First; chief.
affect or afflict suddenly, usually adversely
rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms
Waste or rejected matter; anything worthless; valueless stuff; trash;
Capable of being broken.
form a spiral
there are usually two high and two low tides each day
The action of the organ of sight; sight, look; view; ocular knowledge
A nomad.
located outside a military base
One versed or well informed in history.
Same as Lombard-house.
See Entombment.
the aurora of the northern hemisphere
An order of knights holding a middle place between the senate and the
fossil hagfishes
not conforming to dietary laws
relative darkness or lightness of a color
A springboard in a circus or gymnasium; -- called also batule board.
Alt. of Ombre
shrub of western United States having pink or crimson flowers; often
the quality of disagreeing; being unsuitable and inappropriate
ground cherries
the properties characteristic of the female sex
mentally upset over possible misfortune or danger etc
Partaking of the characteristics of both sexes; characterized by herm
The act of forming or molding.
veins from the tympanic cavity that empty into the retromandibular ve
A kind of muscovite occuring in silky scales having a fibrous structu
The act of tasting.
In old authors, the urinary bladder, or the gall bladder.
a concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work
See Tenosynovitis.
a network of intersecting nerves
a fern of the genus Botrychium having a fertile frond bearing small g
Kind; bountiful; benign.
Of or pertaining to a vowel or voice sound; also, /poken with tone, i
the act of reporting your presence (as at an airport or a hotel)
small genus of North American herbs and shrubs with terminal panicles
mollusk with a low conical shell
The state of being a father; the character or authority of a father;
the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat
Composition in metrical form; versification.
tasteless showiness
Composed by candlelight, or by night; of or pertaining to night studi
A large bird, of the genus Casuarius, found in the east Indies. It is
A writer of feuilletons.
The development of the surface of a body on a plane, so that the dime
protective covering consisting of a wooden frame with a glass top in
The utmost degree; the acme; the summit.
a closely woven silk or synthetic fabric with a narrow crosswise rib
In an uncivil manner.
A piece of furniture, with conveniences for writing and for the arran
a wide channel containing blood; does not have the coating of an ordi
man's hat with a low, flat crown and a snap brim
supply with illustrations
sexual stimulation without vaginal penetration
A small mouthful, as of liquor or broth; a little taken with the lips
a person devoted to the active life
large important food fish of Australia; almost indistinguishable from
An old Portuguese coin, worth about seventy cents.
Of or pertaining to the sinciput; being in the region of the sinciput
not living in a particular place or owned by permanent residents
(biochemistry) any of various macromolecules composed of nucleotide c
tufted wiry rush of wide distribution
To tell or name one by one, or by groups, for the purpose of ascertai
Pressure.
someone who gets in (to a party) without an invitation or without pay
of or related to acetylene
Alt. of Curvant
Having narrow leaves.