Active

a.

Requiring or implying action or exertion; -- opposed to sedentary or to tranquil; as, active employment or service; active scenes.

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Scrabble

v. t.

To make irregular, crooked, or unmeaning marks; to scribble; to scrawl.

Aeroscope

n.

An apparatus designed for collecting spores, germs, bacteria, etc., suspended in the air.

Reserve

v. t.

To make an exception of; to except.

Zinco-polar

a.

Electrically polarized like the surface of the zinc presented to the acid in a battery, which has zincous affinity.

Roll

n.

To utter copiously, esp. with sounding words; to utter with a deep sound; -- often with forth, or out; as, to roll forth some one's praises; to roll out sentences.

Recede

v. i.

To cede back; to grant or yield again to a former possessor; as, to recede conquered territory.

Fizzle

v. i.

To make a hissing sound.

Sea dog

The common seal.

Akin

a.

Of the same kin; related by blood; -- used of persons; as, the two families are near akin.

Hylopathism

n.

The doctrine that matter is sentient.

Resist

v. t.

To stand against; to withstand; to obstruct.

Latreutical

a.

Of or pertaining to latria.