Gomer

n.

A Hebrew measure. See Homer.

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Feud

n.

A contention or quarrel; especially, an inveterate strife between families, clans, or parties; deadly hatred; contention satisfied only by bloodshed.

Xiphodon

n.

An extinct genus of artiodactylous mammals found in the European Tertiary formations. It had slender legs, didactylous feet, and small canine teeth.

Ward

n.

A division, district, or quarter of a town or city.

Funicle

n.

A small cord, ligature, or fiber.

Earth

v. t.

To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; -- sometimes with up.

Fangle

v. t.

Something new-fashioned; a foolish innovation; a gewgaw; a trifling ornament.

Gladen

n.

Sword grass; any plant with sword-shaped leaves, esp. the European Iris foetidissima.

Grub

n.

Victuals; food.

Roast

v. t.

To cook by surrounding with hot embers, ashes, sand, etc.; as, to roast a potato in ashes.

Fraise

n.

A large and thick pancake, with slices of bacon in it.

Homogamous

a.

Having all the flowers alike; -- said of such composite plants as Eupatorium, and the thistels.

Hellenistic

a.

Alt. of Hellenistical