Adjourn

v. t.

To put off or defer to another day, or indefinitely; to postpone; to close or suspend for the day; -- commonly said of the meeting, or the action, of convened body; as, to adjourn the meeting; to adjourn a debate.

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Roily

a.

Turbid; as, roily water.

Unhooked

a.

Without nooks and corners; guileless.

Recussion

n.

The act of beating or striking back.

Hers

pron.

See the Note under Her, pron.

Friday

n.

The sixth day of the week, following Thursday and preceding Saturday.

Rheometer

n.

An instrument for measuring the velocity of the blood current in the arteries.

Latence

n.

Latency.

Range

v.

Sometimes, less properly, the trajectory of a shot or projectile.

Harpoon

n.

A spear or javelin used to strike and kill large fish, as whales; a harping iron. It consists of a long shank, with a broad, fiat, triangular head, sharpened at both edges, and is thrown by hand, or discharged from a gun.

Handwriting

n.

The cast or form of writing peculiar to each hand or person; chirography.

Hoarsen

v. t.

To make hoarse.

Lifetime

n.

The time that life continues.