Fast

v.

Given to pleasure seeking; disregardful of restraint; reckless; wild; dissipated; dissolute; as, a fast man; a fast liver.

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Rosebay

n.

An herb (Epilobium spicatum) with showy purple flowers, common in Europe and North America; -- called also great willow herb.

Packet

n.

Originally, a vessel employed by government to convey dispatches or mails; hence, a vessel employed in conveying dispatches, mails, passengers, and goods, and having fixed days of sailing; a mail boat.

Macroura

a.

Alt. of Macroural

Ranal

a.

Having a general affinity to ranunculaceous plants.

Recluse

a.

Shut up; sequestered; retired from the world or from public notice; solitary; living apart; as, a recluse monk or hermit; a recluse life.

Nitroglycerin

n.

A liquid appearing like a heavy oil, colorless or yellowish, and consisting of a mixture of several glycerin salts of nitric acid, and hence more properly called glycerin nitrate. It is made by the action of nitric acid on glycerin in the presence of sulphuric acid. It is extremely unstable and terribly explosive. A very dilute solution is used in medicine as a neurotic under the name of glonion.

Fashionless

a.

Having no fashion.

Gravic

a.

Pertaining to, or causing, gravitation; as, gravic forces; gravic attraction.

Frislet

n.

A kind of small ruffle.

Lacing

n.

A rope or line passing through eyelet holes in the edge of a sail or an awning to attach it to a yard, gaff, etc.

Formularistic

a.

Pertaining to, or exhibiting, formularization.

Graham bread

Bread made of unbolted wheat flour.