Vatican

n.

A magnificent assemblage of buildings at Rome, near the church of St. Peter, including the pope's palace, a museum, a library, a famous chapel, etc.

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Humation

n.

Interment; inhumation.

Lakke

n. & v.

See Lack.

Fresh

n.

A flood; a freshet.

Nihility

n.

Nothingness; a state of being nothing.

Hurdle

n.

An artificial barrier, variously constructed, over which men or horses leap in a race.

Glitter

v. i.

To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam; as, a glittering sword.

Leer

n.

The cheek.

Rubric

n.

Hence, that which is established or settled, as by authority; a thing definitely settled or fixed.

Reset

n.

The act of resetting.

Ferry

v. t.

To carry or transport over a river, strait, or other narrow water, in a boat.

Fender

v. t. & i.

A screen to prevent coals or sparks of an open fire from escaping to the floor.

Restagnate

v. i.

To stagnate; to cease to flow.