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suffix.

A variant of -hood.

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Unique

a.

Being without a like or equal; unmatched; unequaled; unparalleled; single in kind or excellence; sole.

Fornices

pl.

of Fornix

Academic

n.

A member of an academy, college, or university; an academician.

Retroactive

a.

Fitted or designed to retroact; operating by returned action; affecting what is past; retrospective.

Forwardness

n.

Boldness; confidence; assurance; want of due reserve or modesty.

Junction

n.

The act of joining, or the state of being joined; union; combination; coalition; as, the junction of two armies or detachments; the junction of paths.

Abating

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Abate

Adorable

a.

Deserving to be adored; worthy of divine honors.

Feeding

n.

That which is eaten; food.

Ratel

n.

Any carnivore of the genus Mellivora, allied to the weasels and the skunks; -- called also honey badger.

Acanthus

n.

An ornament resembling the foliage or leaves of the acanthus (Acanthus spinosus); -- used in the capitals of the Corinthian and Composite orders.

Reassimilate

v. t. & i.

To assimilate again.