Figure

n.

To represent by a metaphor; to signify or symbolize.

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Scotal

n.

Alt. of Scotale

Hardy

a.

Able to withstand the cold of winter.

Guncotton

See under Gun.

Lacinia

n.

One of the narrow, jagged, irregular pieces or divisions which form a sort of fringe on the borders of the petals of some flowers.

Floured

imp. & p. p.

of Flour

Languishness

n.

Languishment.

Abegge

Same as Aby.

Lignite

n.

Mineral coal retaining the texture of the wood from which it was formed, and burning with an empyreumatic odor. It is of more recent origin than the anthracite and bituminous coal of the proper coal series. Called also brown coal, wood coal.

Grampus

n.

A kind of tongs used in a bloomery.

Florid

a.

Bright in color; flushed with red; of a lively reddish color; as, a florid countenance.

Hoop

v. t.

To drive or follow with a shout.

Nourishing

a.

Promoting growth; nutritious,