Graduator

n.

An apparatus for diffusing a solution, as brine or vinegar, over a large surface, for exposure to the air.

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Heliostat

n.

An instrument consisting of a mirror moved by clockwork, by which a sunbeam is made apparently stationary, by being steadily directed to one spot during the whole of its diurnal period; also, a geodetic heliotrope.

Schoolman

n.

One versed in the niceties of academical disputation or of school divinity.

Lachrymate

v. i.

To weep.

Alew

n.

Halloo.

School

n.

The disciples or followers of a teacher; those who hold a common doctrine, or accept the same teachings; a sect or denomination in philosophy, theology, science, medicine, politics, etc.

Gallinacean

n.

One of the Gallinae or gallinaceous birds.

Larungoscope

n.

An instrument, consisting of an arrangement of two mirrors, for reflecting light upon the larynx, and for examining its image.

Gip

n.

A servant. See Gyp.

Fury

n.

Violent anger; extreme wrath; rage; -- sometimes applied to inanimate things, as the wind or storms; impetuosity; violence.

Geometry

n.

That branch of mathematics which investigates the relations, properties, and measurement of solids, surfaces, lines, and angles; the science which treats of the properties and relations of magnitudes; the science of the relations of space.

Altitude

n.

Space extended upward; height; the perpendicular elevation of an object above its foundation, above the ground, or above a given level, or of one object above another; as, the altitude of a mountain, or of a bird above the top of a tree.

Aeolian

a.

Pertaining to Aeolus, the mythic god of the winds; pertaining to, or produced by, the wind; aerial.