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Henhouse

n.

A house or shelter for fowls.

Hepatitis

n.

Inflammation of the liver.

Remonstrator

n.

One who remonstrates; a remonsrant.

Uphilt

v. t.

To thrust in up to the hilt; as, to uphilt one's sword into an enemy.

Neocene

a.

More recent than the Eocene, that is, including both the Miocene and Pliocene divisions of the Tertiary.

Adiposity

n.

The state of being fat; fatness.

Leachy

a.

Permitting liquids to pass by percolation; not capable of retaining water; porous; pervious; -- said of gravelly or sandy soils, and the like.

Lagging

n.

The clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags; -- called also deading and cleading.

Negotiation

n.

Hence, mercantile business; trading.

Robinia

n.

A genus of leguminous trees including the common locust of North America (Robinia Pseudocacia).

Tabes

n.

Progressive emaciation of the body, accompained with hectic fever, with no well-marked logical symptoms.

Sawfish

n.

Any one of several species of elasmobranch fishes of the genus Pristis. They have a sharklike form, but are more nearly allied to the rays. The flattened and much elongated snout has a row of stout toothlike structures inserted along each edge, forming a sawlike organ with which it mutilates or kills its prey.