Hypochlorous

a.

Pertaining to, or derived from, chlorine having a valence lower than in chlorous compounds.

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Salivate

v. i.

To produce saliva, esp. in excess.

Abridgment

n.

The act of abridging, or the state of being abridged; diminution; lessening; reduction or deprivation; as, an abridgment of pleasures or of expenses.

Folks

n. collect. & pl.

In Anglo-Saxon times, the people of a group of townships or villages; a community; a tribe.

Kairoline

n.

An organic base obtained from quinoline. It is used as a febrifuge, and resembles kairine.

Haltering

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Halter

Laidly

a.

Ugly; loathsome.

Jingle

v. t.

To cause to give a sharp metallic sound as a little bell, or as coins shaken together; to tinkle.

Water monitor

A very large lizard (Varanaus salvator) native of India. It frequents the borders of streams and swims actively. It becomes five or six feet long. Called also two-banded monitor, and kabaragoya. The name is also applied to other aquatic monitors.

Necroscopic

a.

Alt. of Necroscopical

Kantist

n.

A disciple or follower of Kant.

Usitative

a.

Denoting usual or customary action.

Hyades

n.pl.

Alt. of Hyads