Affirm

v. i.

To make a solemn declaration, before an authorized magistrate or tribunal, under the penalties of perjury; to testify by affirmation.

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Glare

v. t.

To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.

Rhinology

n.

The science which treats of the nose, and its diseases.

Undirected

a.

Not addressed; not superscribed, as a letter.

Guard

v. t.

One who has charge of a mail coach or a railway train; a conductor.

Unlade

v. t.

To take the load from; to take out the cargo of; as, to unlade a ship or a wagon.

Gayety

a.

Finery; show; as, the gayety of dress.

Homage

v. t.

To cause to pay homage.

Nimbus

n.

A circle, or disk, or any indication of radiant light around the heads of divinities, saints, and sovereigns, upon medals, pictures, etc.; a halo. See Aureola, and Glory, n., 5.

Nitrophnol

n.

Any one of a series of nitro derivatives of phenol. They are yellow oily or crystalline substances and have well-defined acid properties, as picric acid.

Ring

v. t.

To fit with a ring or with rings, as the fingers, or a swine's snout.

Adenology

n.

The part of physiology that treats of the glands.

Round

n.

A walk performed by a guard or an officer round the rampart of a garrison, or among sentinels, to see that the sentinels are faithful and all things safe; also, the guard or officer, with his attendants, who performs this duty; -- usually in the plural.