Lamasery

n.

A monastery or convent of lamas, in Thibet, Mongolia, etc.

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Rudderpost

n.

The shank of a rudder, having the blade at one end and the attachments for operating it at the other.

Repaid

imp. & p. p. of Repay.

Havildar

n.

In the British Indian armies, a noncommissioned officer of native soldiers, corresponding to a sergeant.

Region

n.

One of the grand districts or quarters into which any space or surface, as of the earth or the heavens, is conceived of as divided; hence, in general, a portion of space or territory of indefinite extent; country; province; district; tract.

Yesternight

n.

The last night; the night last past.

Repentant

a.

Expressing or showing sorrow for sin; as, repentant tears; repentant ashes.

Algid

a.

Cold; chilly.

Sclerogen

n.

The thickening matter of woody cells; lignin.

Recapitulate

v. t.

To repeat, as the principal points in a discourse, argument, or essay; to give a summary of the principal facts, points, or arguments of; to relate in brief; to summarize.

Libbard's bane

Leopard's bane.

Gasp

v. t.

To emit or utter with gasps; -- with forth, out, away, etc.

Flogging

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Flog