Hang

v. i.

To fasten in a manner which will allow of free motion upon the point or points of suspension; -- said of a pendulum, a swing, a door, gate, etc.

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Hyperorthodoxy

n.

Orthodoxy pushed to excess.

Half

adv.

In an equal part or degree; in some pa/ appro/mating a half; partially; imperfectly; as, half-colored, half done, half-hearted, half persuaded, half conscious.

Wagon-roofed

a.

Having a roof, or top, shaped like an inverted U; wagon-headed.

Heard

imp. & p. p.

of Hear

Reinspection

n.

The act of reinspecting.

Reclude

v. t.

To open; to unclose.

Finedrawn

a.

Drawn out with too much subtilty; overnice; as, finedrawn speculations.

Rhabdoidal

a.

See Sagittal.

Keelvat

n.

See Keelfat.

Recompensing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Recompense

Gastronomy

n.

The art or science of good eating; epicurism; the art of good cheer.

Alexandrine

n.

A kind of verse consisting in English of twelve syllables.