Schetic

a.

Alt. of Schetical

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Uncuth

n.

A stranger.

Wanhorn

n.

An East Indian plant (Kaempferia Galanga) of the Ginger family. See Galanga.

Hysteron proteron

A figure in which the natural order of sense is reversed; hysterology; as, valet atque vivit, "he is well and lives."

Gelidness

n.

The state of being gelid; gelidity.

Greek

n.

A native, or one of the people, of Greece; a Grecian; also, the language of Greece.

Accessional

a.

Pertaining to accession; additional.

Feeding

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Feed

Hawing

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Haw

Gigantic

a.

Such as a giant might use, make, or cause; immense; tremendous; extraordinarly; as, gigantic deeds; gigantic wickedness.

Nickel

n.

A small coin made of or containing nickel; esp., a five-cent piece.

Air

n.

Carriage; attitude; action; movement; as, the head of that portrait has a good air.

Reinsurance

n.

A contract by which an insurer is insured wholly or in part against the risk he has incurred in insuring somebody else. See Reassurance.