Frush

a.

Easily broken; brittle; crisp.

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Lagan

n. & v.

See Ligan.

Sappodilla

n.

See Sapodilla.

Washing

n.

The clothes washed, esp. at one time; a wash.

Relent

v. i.

To become less rigid or hard; to yield; to dissolve; to melt; to deliquesce.

Grace

v. t.

To adorn; to decorate; to embellish and dignify.

Sarigue

n.

A small South American opossum (Didelphys opossum), having four white spots on the face.

Reversioner

n.

One who has a reversion, or who is entitled to lands or tenements, after a particular estate granted is terminated.

Groundsel

v.

An annual composite plant (Senecio vulgaris), one of the most common and widely distributed weeds on the globe.

Machination

n.

The act of machinating.

Sciatica

n.

Neuralgia of the sciatic nerve, an affection characterized by paroxysmal attacks of pain in the buttock, back of the thigh, or in the leg or foot, following the course of the branches of the sciatic nerve. The name is also popularly applied to various painful affections of the hip and the parts adjoining it. See Ischiadic passion, under Ischiadic.

Nerve

n.

One of the nervures, or veins, in the wings of insects.

Flame

n.

A stream of burning vapor or gas, emitting light and heat; darting or streaming fire; a blaze; a fire.