Upward

adv.

Alt. of Upwards

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Landlocked

a.

Confined to a fresh-water lake by reason of waterfalls or dams; -- said of fishes that would naturally seek the sea, after spawning; as, the landlocked salmon.

Haematic

a.

Of or pertaining to the blood; sanguine; brownish red.

Requisitive

n.

One who, or that which, makes requisition; a requisitionist.

Fa

n.

The tone F.

Calendric

a.

Alt. of Calendrical

Raffling

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Raffle

Fascet

n.

A wire basket on the end of a rod to carry glass bottles, etc., to the annealing furnace; also, an iron rod to be thrust into the mouths of bottles, and used for the same purpose; -- called also pontee and punty.

Raker

n.

A person who uses a rake.

Nonnitrognous

a.

Devoid of nitrogen; as, a nonnitrogenous principle; a nonnitrogenous food. See the Note under Food, n., 1.

Actuated

imp. & p. p.

of Actuate

Advancement

v. t.

Settlement on a wife, or jointure.

Frustrate

v. t.

To bring to nothing; to prevent from attaining a purpose; to disappoint; to defeat; to baffle; as, to frustrate a plan, design, or attempt; to frustrate the will or purpose.