Grubby

n.

Any species of Cottus; a sculpin.

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Keelhaul

v. i.

To haul under the keel of a ship, by ropes attached to the yardarms on each side. It was formerly practiced as a punishment in the Dutch and English navies.

Machairodus

n.

A genus of extinct mammals allied to the cats, and having in the upper jaw canine teeth of remarkable size and strength; -- hence called saber-toothed tigers.

Yox

v. i.

See Yex.

Hematherm

n.

A warm-blooded animal.

Saint-Simonian

n.

A follower of the Count de St. Simon, who died in 1825, and who maintained that the principle of property held in common, and the just division of the fruits of common labor among the members of society, are the true remedy for the social evils which exist.

Sadiron

n.

An iron for smoothing clothes; a flatiron.

Nobilitate

v. t.

To make noble; to ennoble; to exalt.

Accubation

n.

The act or posture of reclining on a couch, as practiced by the ancients at meals.

Nazaritism

n.

The vow and practice of a Nazarite.

Realmless

a.

Destitute of a realm.

Havana

a.

Of or pertaining to Havana, the capital of the island of Cuba; as, an Havana cigar

Sea daffodil

A European amarylidaceous plant (Pancratium maritimum).