Affirmable

a.

Capable of being affirmed, asserted, or declared; -- followed by of; as, an attribute affirmable of every just man.

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Legitim

a.

The portion of movable estate to which the children are entitled upon the death of the father.

Acclaim

v. t.

To applaud.

Take-off

n.

An imitation, especially in the way of caricature.

Abominable

a.

Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable.

Saw palmetto

See under Palmetto.

Unwind

v. t.

To wind off; to loose or separate, as what or convolved; to untwist; to untwine; as, to unwind thread; to unwind a ball of yarn.

Representative

n.

One who, or that which, represents (anything); that which exhibits a likeness or similitude.

Scud

n.

A slight, sudden shower.

Renew

v. t.

Specifically, to substitute for (an old obligation or right) a new one of the same nature; to continue in force; to make again; as, to renew a lease, note, or patent.

Packing

n.

Same as Filling.

Saddle

n.

A block of wood, usually fastened to some spar, and shaped to receive the end of another spar.

Hour

n.

Certain prayers to be repeated at stated times of the day, as matins and vespers.