Leptocardian

a.

Of or pertaining to the Leptocardia.

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Flourish

n.

A fantastic or decorative musical passage; a strain of triumph or bravado, not forming part of a regular musical composition; a cal; a fanfare.

Recommit

v. t.

To commit again; to give back into keeping; specifically, to refer again to a committee; as, to recommit a bill to the same committee.

Razorbill

n.

A species of auk (Alca torda) common in the Arctic seas. See Auk, and Illust. in Appendix.

Zirco-

A combining form (also used adjectively) designating zirconium as an element of certain double compounds; zircono-; as in zircofluoric acid, sodium zircofluoride.

Language

n.

A race, as distinguished by its speech.

Leese

v. t.

To lose.

Neuro-

A combining denoting a nerve, of / pertaining to a nerve / the nervous system.

Form

n.

Established method of expression or practice; fixed way of proceeding; conventional or stated scheme; formula; as, a form of prayer.

Negative

a.

Not positive; without affirmative statement or demonstration; indirect; consisting in the absence of something; privative; as, a negative argument; a negative morality; negative criticism.

Flitch

n.

The side of a hog salted and cured; a side of bacon.

Sciolist

n.

One who knows many things superficially; a pretender to science; a smatterer.

Rowan tree

A european tree (Pyrus aucuparia) related to the apple, but with pinnate leaves and flat corymbs of small white flowers followed by little bright red berries. Called also roan tree, and mountain ash. The name is also applied to two American trees of similar habit (Pyrus Americana, and P. sambucifolia).