Palea

n.

A pendulous process of the skin on the throat of a bird, as in the turkey; a dewlap.

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Wasium

n.

A rare element supposed by Bahr to have been extracted from wasite, but now identified with thorium.

Salamander

n.

The pouched gopher (Geomys tuza) of the Southern United States.

Nixie

n.

See Nix.

Abominableness

n.

The quality or state of being abominable; odiousness.

Pacifying

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Pacify

Nominate

v. t.

To call; to entitle; to denominate.

Greenback

n.

One of the legal tender notes of the United States; -- first issued in 1862, and having the devices on the back printed with green ink, to prevent alterations and counterfeits.

Scene

n.

A landscape, or part of a landscape; scenery.

Tabular

a.

Formed into a succession of flakes; laminated.

Gauding

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Gaud

Unattached

a.

Not taken or arrested.

Letter

n.

A writing; an inscription.