Hyetography

n.

The branch of physical science which treats of the geographical distribution of rain.

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Sabine

n.

See Savin.

Gloria

n.

A portion of the Mass (Gloria in Excelsis Deo, Glory be to God on high), and also of the communion service in some churches. In the Episcopal Church the version in English is used.

Financiered

imp. & p. p.

of Financier

Waste

a.

Lost for want of occupiers or use; superfluous.

Umbelliferone

n.

A tasteless white crystalline substance, C9H6O3, found in the bark of a certain plant (Daphne Mezereum), and also obtained by the distillation of certain gums from the Umbelliferae, as galbanum, asafetida, etc. It is analogous to coumarin. Called also hydroxy-coumarin.

Roysterer

n.

same as Roister, Roisterer.

Frowzy

a.

Slovenly; unkempt; untidy; frouzy.

Hooves

pl.

of Hoof

Reenthronement

n.

A second enthroning.

Falter

v. & n.

To tremble; to totter; to be unsteady.

Hognut

n.

The pignut.

Sea pike

The merluce.