Kainite

n.

A compound salt consisting chiefly of potassium chloride and magnesium sulphate, occurring at the Stassfurt salt mines in Prussian Saxony.

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Nudibranchiata

n. pl.

A division of opisthobranchiate mollusks, having no shell except while very young. The gills are naked and situated upon the back or sides. See Ceratobranchia.

High-embowed

a.

Having lofty arches.

Nobiliary

a.

Of or pertaining to the nobility.

Unconfounded

a.

Not confounded.

Flasket

n.

A long, shallow basket, with two handles.

Naissant

a.

Same as Jessant.

Fag

v. t.

Anything that fatigues.

Glycocoll

n.

A crystalline, nitrogenous substance, with a sweet taste, formed from hippuric acid by boiling with hydrochloric acid, and present in bile united with cholic acid. It is also formed from gelatin by decomposition with acids. Chemically, it is amido-acetic acid. Called also glycin, and glycocin.

Flankering

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Flanker

Jeoparding

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Jeopard

Haemadromometry

n.

Same as Hemadrometry.

Reprisal

n.

The act of retorting on an enemy by inflicting suffering or death on a prisoner taken from him, in retaliation for an act of inhumanity.