Fillister

n.

The rabbet on the outer edge of a sash bar to hold the glass and the putty.

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Allayer

n.

One who, or that which, allays.

Novelized

imp. & p. p.

of Novelize

Lean

v. i.

Of a character which prevents the compositor from earning the usual wages; -- opposed to fat; as, lean copy, matter, or type.

Underhand

a.

Secret; clandestine; hence, mean; unfair; fraudulent.

Housebreaker

n.

One who is guilty of the crime of housebreaking.

Jauntily

adv.

In a jaunty manner.

Lancegay

n.

Alt. of Lancegaye

Ruin

n.

That which is fallen down and become worthless from injury or decay; as, his mind is a ruin; especially, in the plural, the remains of a destroyed, dilapidated, or desolate house, fortress, city, or the like.

Homogeneous

a.

Of the same kind of nature; consisting of similar parts, or of elements of the like nature; -- opposed to heterogeneous; as, homogeneous particles, elements, or principles; homogeneous bodies.

Page

n.

Any one of several species of beautiful South American moths of the genus Urania.

Flickering

p. pr. & vb. n.

of Flicker

Regal

n.

A small portable organ, played with one hand, the bellows being worked with the other, -- used in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.