Glutinous

a.

Havig a moist and adhesive or sticky surface, as a leaf or gland.

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Fan

n.

That which produces effects analogous to those of a fan, as in exciting a flame, etc.; that which inflames, heightens, or strengthens; as, it served as a fan to the flame of his passion.

Geocentrical

a.

Having reference to the earth as center; in relation to or seen from the earth, -- usually opposed to heliocentric, as seen from the sun; as, the geocentric longitude or latitude of a planet.

salsuginous

a.

Growing in brackish places or in salt marshes.

Sabeism

n.

Same as Sabianism.

Acuteness

n.

Shrillness; high pitch; -- said of sounds.

Heptachord

n.

A lyre with seven chords.

Abide

v. t.

To bear patiently; to tolerate; to put up with.

Follies

pl.

of Folly

Germanize

v. t.

To make German, or like what is distinctively German; as, to Germanize a province, a language, a society.

Fetishist

n.

A believer in fetiches.

Reposing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Repose

Under

prep.

Denoting relation to something that exceeds in rank or degree, in number, size, weight, age, or the like; in a relation of the less to the greater, of inferiority, or of falling short.