Fidelity

n.

Adherence to the marriage contract.

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NaticAe

pl.

of Natica

Hissing

n.

The act of emitting a hiss or hisses.

Varuna

n.

The god of the waters; the Indian Neptune. He is regarded as regent of the west, and lord of punishment, and is represented as riding on a sea monster, holding in his hand a snaky cord or noose with which to bind offenders, under water.

Jar

v. i.

To give forth a rudely quivering or tremulous sound; to sound harshly or discordantly; as, the notes jarred on my ears.

Nectariferous

a.

Secreting nectar; -- said of blossoms or their parts.

Nese

n.

Nose.

Aberrational

a.

Characterized by aberration.

Rise

v.

To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light, as dough, and the like.

Ginglyform

a.

Ginglymoid.

Sathanas

n.

Satan.

Vastation

n.

A laying waste; waste; depopulation; devastation.

Talapoin

n.

A small African monkey (Cercopithecus, / Miopithecus, talapoin) -- called also melarhine.