Aggrandizement

n.

The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement; as, the emperor seeks only the aggrandizement of his own family.

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Heroologist

n.

One who treats of heroes.

Rhabdoidal

a.

See Sagittal.

Unmaiden

v. t.

To ravish; to deflower.

Macrobiotics

n.

The art of prolonging life.

Fosse

n.

A ditch or moat.

Fraight

a.

Same as Fraught.

Fatiscence

n.

A gaping or opening; state of being chinky, or having apertures.

Hyporhachis

n.

The stem of an aftershaft or hypoptilum.

Up-train

A train going in the direction of the metropolis or the main terminus.

Jumble

n.

A confused mixture; a mass or collection without order; as, a jumble of words.

Administratorship

n.

The position or office of an administrator.

Sconce

p. p.

Hence, the circular tube, with a brim, in a candlestick, into which the candle is inserted.