Novenary

a.

Of or pertaining to the number nine.

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Hawk

n.

A small board, with a handle on the under side, to hold mortar.

Numerating

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Numerate

Seal

v. t.

Among the Mormons, to confirm or set apart as a second or additional wife.

Salicylic

a.

Pertaining to, derived from, or designating, an acid formerly obtained by fusing salicin with potassium hydroxide, and now made in large quantities from phenol (carbolic acid) by the action of carbon dioxide on heated sodium phenolate. It is a white crystalline substance. It is used as an antiseptic, and in its salts in the treatment of rheumatism. Called also hydroxybenzoic acid.

Faience

n.

Glazed earthenware; esp., that which is decorated in color.

Use

v. t.

The special form of ritual adopted for use in any diocese; as, the Sarum, or Canterbury, use; the Hereford use; the York use; the Roman use; etc.

Script

n.

Written characters; style of writing.

Fill

v. t.

A full supply, as much as supplies want; as much as gives complete satisfaction.

Uncharneling

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Uncharnel

Gopher

n.

One of several North American burrowing rodents of the genera Geomys and Thomomys, of the family Geomyidae; -- called also pocket gopher and pouched rat. See Pocket gopher, and Tucan.

Jackstone

n.

A game played with five small stones or pieces of metal. See 6th Chuck.

Resolve

v. i.

To determine or decide in purpose; to make ready in mind; to fix; to settle; as, he was resolved by an unexpected event.