Landman

n.

A man who lives or serves on land; -- opposed to seaman.

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Frigga

n.

The wife of Odin and mother of the gods; the supreme goddess; the Juno of the Valhalla. Cf. Freya.

Favorless

a.

Unfavored; not regarded with favor; having no countenance or support.

Fumous

a.

Producing smoke; smoky.

Fletch

v. t.

To feather, as an arrow.

Halt

n.

The act of limping; lameness.

Scutibranch

n.

One of the Scutibranchiata.

Hemitropous

a.

Having the raphe terminating about half way between the chalaza and the orifice; amphitropous; -- said of an ovule.

Revoke

v. t.

Hence, to annul, by recalling or taking back; to repeal; to rescind; to cancel; to reverse, as anything granted by a special act; as, , to revoke a will, a license, a grant, a permission, a law, or the like.

Gunter's chain

The chain ordinarily used in measuring land. See Chain, n., 4, and Gunter's scale.

Eclecticism

n.

Theory or practice of an eclectic.

Nonarrival

n.

Failure to arrive.

Vague

n.

An indefinite expanse.