Adjunct

n.

A word or words added to quality or amplify the force of other words; as, the History of the American Revolution, where the words in italics are the adjunct or adjuncts of "History."

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Hippocampal

a.

Of or pertaining to the hippocampus.

Harlot

a.

Wanton; lewd; low; base.

Nosebleed

n.

The yarrow. See Yarrow.

Henroost

n.

A place where hens roost.

Leisured

a.

Having leisure.

Pack thread

See under 2d Pack.

Redress

n.

The act of redressing; a making right; reformation; correction; amendment.

Nominal

a.

Of or pertaining to a name or names; having to do with the literal meaning of a word; verbal; as, a nominal definition.

Free-hearted

a.

Open; frank; unreserved; liberal; generous; as, free-hearted mirth.

Hungerly

adv.

With keen appetite.

Generalty

n.

Generality.

Guerrilla

n.

One who carries on, or assists in carrying on, irregular warfare; especially, a member of an independent band engaged in predatory excursions in war time.