Reticulum

n.

The second stomach of ruminants, in which folds of the mucous membrane form hexagonal cells; -- also called the honeycomb stomach.

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Abscondence

n.

Fugitive concealment; secret retirement; hiding.

Verisimilitude

n.

The quality or state of being verisimilar; the appearance of truth; probability; likelihood.

Absonant

a.

Discordant; contrary; -- opposed to consonant.

Jumper

n.

One who, or that which, jumps.

Lady's slipper

Any orchidaceous plant of the genus Cypripedium, the labellum of which resembles a slipper. Less commonly, in the United States, the garden balsam (Impatiens Balsamina).

Glandage

n.

A feeding on nuts or mast.

Ribibe

n.

A sort of stringed instrument; a rebec.

Glancingly

adv.

In a glancing manner; transiently; incidentally; indirectly.

Razure

n.

An erasure; a change made by erasing.

Henry

n.

The unit of electric induction; the induction in a circuit when the electro-motive force induced in this circuit is one volt, while the inducing current varies at the rate of one ampere a second.

Flogger

n.

One who flogs.

Recompense

v. t.

To give in return; to pay back; to pay, as something earned or deserved.