Franking

n.

A method of forming a joint at the intersection of window-sash bars, by cutting away only enough wood to show a miter.

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Sarmatic

a.

Of or pertaining to Sarmatia, or its inhabitants, the ancestors of the Russians and the Poles.

Recreance

n.

Recreancy.

Follower

n.

A gland. See Illust. of Stuffing box.

Nonimporting

a.

Not importing; not bringing from foreign countries.

Girdle

n.

The clitellus of an earthworm.

Guyle

v. t.

To guile.

Rescription

n.

A writing back; the answering of a letter.

Union

n.

The act of uniting or joining two or more things into one, or the state of being united or joined; junction; coalition; combination.

Pachak

n.

The fragrant roots of the Saussurea Costus, exported from India to China, and used for burning as incense. It is supposed to be the costus of the ancients.

Flaked

imp. & p. p.

of Flake

Rational

a.

Having reason, or the faculty of reasoning; endowed with reason or understanding; reasoning.

Sacalait

n.

A kind of fresh-water bass; the crappie.