Paleontological

a.

Of or pertaining to paleontology.

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Sea

n.

One of the larger bodies of salt water, less than an ocean, found on the earth's surface; a body of salt water of second rank, generally forming part of, or connecting with, an ocean or a larger sea; as, the Mediterranean Sea; the Sea of Marmora; the North Sea; the Carribean Sea.

Gurgeons

n. pl.

Coarse meal.

Raining

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Rain

Raving

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Rave

Ginger

n.

The hot and spicy rootstock of Zingiber officinale, which is much used in cookery and in medicine.

Rape

n.

The act of seizing and carrying away by force; violent seizure; robbery.

Sea grape

A shrubby plant (Coccoloba uvifera) growing on the sandy shores of tropical America, somewhat resembling the grapevine.

Univocal

n.

A generic term, or a term applicable in the same sense to all the species it embraces.

Aegophony

n.

Same as Egophony.

Lag

n.

The amount of retardation of anything, as of a valve in a steam engine, in opening or closing.

Salol

n.

A white crystalline substance consisting of phenol salicylate.

Hall

n.

The chief room in a castle or manor house, and in early times the only public room, serving as the place of gathering for the lord's family with the retainers and servants, also for cooking and eating. It was often contrasted with the bower, which was the private or sleeping apartment.