Reassertion

n.

A second or renewed assertion of the same thing.

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Bacillariae

n. pl.

See Diatom.

Hesitancy

n.

A stammering; a faltering in speech.

Neo-Christianity

n.

Rationalism.

Jointweed

n.

A slender, nearly leafless, American herb (Polygonum articulatum), with jointed spikes of small flowers.

Retruse

a.

Abstruse.

Unmingle

v. t.

To separate, as things mixed.

Alpaca

n.

An animal of Peru (Lama paco), having long, fine, wooly hair, supposed by some to be a domesticated variety of the llama.

Gross

a.

The main body; the chief part, bulk, or mass.

Rename

v. t.

To give a new name to.

Grow

v. i.

To increase in size by a natural and organic process; to increase in bulk by the gradual assimilation of new matter into the living organism; -- said of animals and vegetables and their organs.

Herodian

n.

One of a party among the Jews, composed of partisans of Herod of Galilee. They joined with the Pharisees against Christ.

Hydrophylliums

pl.

of Hydrophyllium