Pacifical

a.

Of or pertaining to peace; pacific.

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n.

A line consisting of a certain number of metrical feet (see Foot, n., 9) disposed according to metrical rules.

Retinasphaltum

n.

Retinite.

Lark-colored

a.

Having the sandy brown color of the European larks.

Hammerhead

n.

A fresh-water fish; the stone-roller.

Gunstick

n.

A stick to ram down the charge of a musket, etc.; a rammer or ramrod.

Sea mud

A rich slimy deposit in salt marshes and along the seashore, sometimes used as a manure; -- called also sea ooze.

Saccharin

n.

A bitter white crystalline substance obtained from the saccharinates and regarded as the lactone of saccharinic acid; -- so called because formerly supposed to be isomeric with cane sugar (saccharose).

High-pressure

a.

Having or involving a pressure greatly exceeding that of the atmosphere; -- said of steam, air, water, etc., and of steam, air, or hydraulic engines, water wheels, etc.

Aloes

pl.

of Aloe

Fibrillation

n.

The state of being reduced to fibers.

River

n.

One who rives or splits.

Alloy

v. t.

A baser metal mixed with a finer.