Abridged

imp. & p. p.

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Water brain

A disease of sheep; gid.

Gadfly

n.

Any dipterous insect of the genus Oestrus, and allied genera of botflies.

Hammerhead

n.

A fresh-water fish; the stone-roller.

Ken

n.

A house; esp., one which is a resort for thieves.

Agreeably

adv.

In accordance; suitably; consistently; conformably; -- followed by to and rarely by with. See Agreeable, 4.

Foreslack

v. t.

See Forslack.

Fancy

n.

Inclination; liking, formed by caprice rather than reason; as, to strike one's fancy; hence, the object of inclination or liking.

Pad

n.

A soft, or small, cushion; a mass of anything soft; stuffing.

Riotise

n.

Excess; tumult; revelry.

Fictive

a.

Feigned; counterfeit.

Novitious

a.

Newly invented; recent; new.

Sea cucumber

Any large holothurian, especially one of those belonging to the genus Pentacta, or Cucumaria, as the common American and European species. (P. frondosa).