Numerable

v. t.

Capable of being numbered or counted.

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Grimly

a.

Grim; hideous; stern.

Juniper

n.

Any evergreen shrub or tree, of the genus Juniperus and order Coniferae.

Xylotrya

n.

A genus of marine bivalves closely allied to Teredo, and equally destructive to timber. One species (Xylotrya fimbriata) is very common on the Atlantic coast of the United States.

Letterwood

n.

The beautiful and highly elastic wood of a tree of the genus Brosimum (B. Aubletii), found in Guiana; -- so called from black spots in it which bear some resemblance to hieroglyphics; also called snakewood, and leopardwood. It is much used for bows and for walking sticks.

Rightly

adv.

According to truth or fact; correctly; not erroneously; exactly.

Hydrotrope

n.

A device for raising water by the direct action of steam; a pulsometer.

Agitating

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Agitate

Up-train

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

Leet

n.

A court-leet; the district within the jurisdiction of a court-leet; the day on which a court-leet is held.

Gig

v. t.

To engender.

Realizing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Realize

Nonconductor

n.

A substance which does not conduct, that is, convey or transmit, heat, electricity, sound, vibration, or the like, or which transmits them with difficulty; an insulator; as, wool is a nonconductor of heat; glass and dry wood are nonconductors of electricity.