Hatchery

n.

A house for hatching fish, etc.

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Gammer

n.

An old wife; an old woman; -- correlative of gaffer, an old man.

Landgraviate

n.

The office, jurisdiction, or authority of a landgrave.

Handfish

n.

The frogfish.

Adumbrative

a.

Faintly representing; typical.

Rackety

a.

Making a tumultuous noise.

Floscularian

n.

One of a group of stalked rotifers, having ciliated tentacles around the lobed disk.

Gist

n.

The main point, as of a question; the point on which an action rests; the pith of a matter; as, the gist of a question.

Hornblower

n.

One who, or that which, blows a horn.

Fastigiated

a.

United into a conical bundle, or into a bundle with an enlarged head, like a sheaf of wheat.

Scorpiodea

n. pl.

Same as Scorpiones.

Gocart

n.

A framework moving on casters, designed to support children while learning to walk.

Half-boot

n.

A boot with a short top covering only the ankle. See Cocker, and Congress boot, under Congress.