Young

superl.

Being in the first part, pr period, of growth; as, a young plant; a young tree.

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Holpen

p. p.

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Madge

n.

The barn owl.

Keck

n.

An effort to vomit; queasiness.

Hebetate

a.

Obtuse; dull.

Forceps

n.

A pair of pinchers, or tongs; an instrument for grasping, holding firmly, or exerting traction upon, bodies which it would be inconvenient or impracticable to seize with the fingers, especially one for delicate operations, as those of watchmakers, surgeons, accoucheurs, dentists, etc.

Glottological

a.

Of or pertaining to glottology.

Girandole

n.

A kind of revolving firework.

Frigate

n.

Originally, a vessel of the Mediterranean propelled by sails and by oars. The French, about 1650, transferred the name to larger vessels, and by 1750 it had been appropriated for a class of war vessels intermediate between corvettes and ships of the line. Frigates, from about 1750 to 1850, had one full battery deck and, often, a spar deck with a lighter battery. They carried sometimes as many as fifty guns. After the application of steam to navigation steam frigates of largely increased size and power were built, and formed the main part of the navies of the world till about 1870, when the int...

Light

v. i.

To feel light; to be made happy.

Palewise

adv.

In the manner of a pale or pales; by perpendicular lines or divisions; as, to divide an escutcheon palewise.

Verd

n.

The right of pasturing animals in a forest.

Gossipry

n.

Idle talk; gossip.