Xanthose

n.

An orange-yellow substance found in pigment spots of certain crabs.

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Hymnographer

n.

One who writes on the subject of hymns.

Sal

n.

An East Indian timber tree (Shorea robusta), much used for building purposes. It is of a light brown color, close-grained, heavy, and durable.

Acetified

imp. & p. p.

of Acetify

Rheae

n. pl.

A suborder of struthious birds including the rheas.

Macropyramid

n.

See Macroprism.

Ebracteolate

a.

Without bracteoles, or little bracts; -- said of a pedicel or flower stalk.

Nihilist

n.

A member of a secret association (esp. in Russia), which is devoted to the destruction of the present political, religious, and social institutions.

Homodermic

a.

Relating to homodermy; originating from the same germ layer.

Handed

imp. & p. p.

of Hand

Frondose

a.

Frond bearing; resembling a frond; having a simple expansion not separable into stem and leaves.

Albanian

a.

Of or pertaining to Albania, a province of Turkey.

Allocation

n.

The act of putting one thing to another; a placing; disposition; arrangement.