Undulation

n.

The act of undulating; a waving motion or vibration; as, the undulations of a fluid, of water, or of air; the undulations of sound.

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Ferrule

n.

A bushing for expanding the end of a flue to fasten it tightly in the tube plate, or for partly filling up its mouth.

Affecter

n.

One who affects, assumes, pretends, or strives after.

Gauntletted

a.

Wearing a gauntlet.

Lief

n.

Dear; beloved.

Fin-footed

a.

Having lobate toes, as the coot and grebe.

Fulham

n.

A false die.

Vermeil

n.

A liquid composition applied to a gilded surface to give luster to the gold.

Abomination

n.

That which is abominable; anything hateful, wicked, or shamefully vile; an object or state that excites disgust and hatred; a hateful or shameful vice; pollution.

Keramographic

a.

Suitable to be written upon; capable of being written upon, as a slate; -- said especially of a certain kind of globe.

Horn-mad

a.

Quite mad; -- raving crazy.

Yen

n.

The unit of value and account in Japan. Since Japan's adoption of the gold standard, in 1897, the value of the yen has been about 50 cents. The yen is equal to 100 sen.

Rocket

n.

A blunt lance head used in the joust.