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131<p><hw>Dab"chick`</hw> <pr>(d<acr/b"ch<icr/k`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[For <ets>dabchick</ets>. See <er>Dap</er>, <er>Dip</er>, cf. <er>Dipchick</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small water bird (<spn>Podilymbus podiceps</spn>), allied to the grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called also <altname>dapchick</altname>, <altname>dobchick</altname>, <altname>dipchick</altname>, <altname>didapper</altname>, <altname>dobber</altname>, <altname>devil-diver</altname>, <altname>hell-diver</altname>, and <altname>pied-billed grebe</altname>.</def><br/ 131<p><hw>Dab"chick`</hw> <pr>(d<acr/b"ch<icr/k`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[For <ets>dabchick</ets>. See <er>Dap</er>, <er>Dip</er>, cf. <er>Dipchick</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small water bird (<spn>Podilymbus podiceps</spn>), allied to the grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called also <altname>dapchick</altname>, <altname>dobchick</altname>, <altname>dipchick</altname>, <altname>didapper</altname>, <altname>dobber</altname>, <altname>devil-diver</altname>, <altname>hell-diver</altname>, and <altname>pied-billed grebe</altname>.</def><br/
132[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 132[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
133 133
134<p>\'d8<hw>Da*boi"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A large and highly venomous Asiatic viper (<spn>Daboia xanthica</spn>).</def><br/ 134<p><hw>Da*boi"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A large and highly venomous Asiatic viper (<spn>Daboia xanthica</spn>).</def><br/
135[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 135[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
136 136
137<p><hw>Dab"ster</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. <er>Dab</er> an expert.]</ety> <def>One who is skilled; a master of his business; a proficient; an adept.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark><br/ 137<p><hw>Dab"ster</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. <er>Dab</er> an expert.]</ety> <def>One who is skilled; a master of his business; a proficient; an adept.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark><br/
@@ -140,7 +140,7 @@ knowledge base should contact:
140<p><note><hand/ Sometimes improperly used for <xex>dabbler</xex>; as, \'bdI am but a <xex>dabster</xex> with gentle art\'b8.</note><br/ 140<p><note><hand/ Sometimes improperly used for <xex>dabbler</xex>; as, \'bdI am but a <xex>dabster</xex> with gentle art\'b8.</note><br/
141[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 141[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
142 142
143<p>\'d8<hw>Da`ca"po</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., from [the] head or beginning.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>From the beginning; a direction to return to, and end with, the first strain; -- indicated by the letters <it>D. C.</it> Also, the strain so repeated.</def><br/ 143<p><hw>Da`ca"po</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., from [the] head or beginning.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>From the beginning; a direction to return to, and end with, the first strain; -- indicated by the letters <it>D. C.</it> Also, the strain so repeated.</def><br/
144[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 144[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
145 145
146<p><hw>Dace</hw> <pr>(d<amac/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Written also <ets>dare</ets>, <ets>dart</ets>, fr. F. <ets>dard</ets> dase, dart, of German origin. <ets>Dace</ets> is for an older <ets>darce</ets>, fr. an OF. nom. <ets>darz</ets>. See <er>Dart</er> a javelin.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small European cyprinoid fish (<spn>Leuciscus leuciscus</spn>, formerly <spn>Squalius leuciscus</spn> or <spn>Leuciscus vulgaris</spn>); -- called also <altname>dare</altname>.</def><br/ 146<p><hw>Dace</hw> <pr>(d<amac/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Written also <ets>dare</ets>, <ets>dart</ets>, fr. F. <ets>dard</ets> dase, dart, of German origin. <ets>Dace</ets> is for an older <ets>darce</ets>, fr. an OF. nom. <ets>darz</ets>. See <er>Dart</er> a javelin.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small European cyprinoid fish (<spn>Leuciscus leuciscus</spn>, formerly <spn>Squalius leuciscus</spn> or <spn>Leuciscus vulgaris</spn>); -- called also <altname>dare</altname>.</def><br/
@@ -156,7 +156,7 @@ knowledge base should contact:
156<p><hw>dacha</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Russian.]</ety> <def>a Russian country house, especially a cottage used in the summer.</def><br/ 156<p><hw>dacha</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Russian.]</ety> <def>a Russian country house, especially a cottage used in the summer.</def><br/
157[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 157[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
158 158
159<p>\'d8<hw>Dachs"hund`</hw> <pr>(d<aum/ks"h<udd/nt`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[G., from <ets>dachs</ets> badger + <ets>hund</ets> dog.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of a breed of small dogs with short crooked legs, and long body; -- called also <altname>badger dog</altname>. There are two kinds, the rough-haired and the smooth-haired.</def><br/ 159<p><hw>Dachs"hund`</hw> <pr>(d<aum/ks"h<udd/nt`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[G., from <ets>dachs</ets> badger + <ets>hund</ets> dog.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of a breed of small dogs with short crooked legs, and long body; -- called also <altname>badger dog</altname>. There are two kinds, the rough-haired and the smooth-haired.</def><br/
160[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 160[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
161 161
162<p><hw>Da"cian</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dacia or the Dacians.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A native of ancient Dacia.</def></def2><br/ 162<p><hw>Da"cian</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dacia or the Dacians.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A native of ancient Dacia.</def></def2><br/
@@ -233,7 +233,7 @@ knowledge base should contact:
233<p><hw>Dac"tyl*ist</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A writer of dactylic verse.</def><br/ 233<p><hw>Dac"tyl*ist</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A writer of dactylic verse.</def><br/
234[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 234[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
235 235
236<p>\'d8<hw>Dac`tyl*i"tis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + <ets>-itis</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>An inflammatory affection of the fingers.</def> <rj><au>Gross.</au></rj><br/ 236<p><hw>Dac`tyl*i"tis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + <ets>-itis</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>An inflammatory affection of the fingers.</def> <rj><au>Gross.</au></rj><br/
237[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 237[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
238 238
239<p><hw>Dac`tyl*ol"o*gy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + <ets>-logy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The art of communicating ideas by certain movements and positions of the fingers; -- a method of conversing practiced by the deaf and dumb.</def><br/ 239<p><hw>Dac`tyl*ol"o*gy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + <ets>-logy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The art of communicating ideas by certain movements and positions of the fingers; -- a method of conversing practiced by the deaf and dumb.</def><br/
@@ -255,7 +255,7 @@ knowledge base should contact:
255<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <gen>Dactyloscopidae</gen>.</syn><br/ 255<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <gen>Dactyloscopidae</gen>.</syn><br/
256[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 256[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
257 257
258<p>\'d8<hw>Dac`ty*lo*the"ca</hw> <pr>(d<acr/k`t<icr/*l<osl/*th<emac/"k<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger, toe + <grk>qh`kh</grk> case, box.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The scaly covering of the toes, as in birds.</def><br/ 258<p><hw>Dac`ty*lo*the"ca</hw> <pr>(d<acr/k`t<icr/*l<osl/*th<emac/"k<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger, toe + <grk>qh`kh</grk> case, box.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The scaly covering of the toes, as in birds.</def><br/
259[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 259[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
260 260
261<p><hw>dac`tyl*o*zo"oid</hw> <pr>(d<acr/k`t<icr/*l<osl/*z<omac/"oid)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + E. <ets>zooid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A kind of zooid of Siphonophora which has an elongated or even vermiform body, with one tentacle, but no mouth. See <er>Siphonophora</er>.</def><br/ 261<p><hw>dac`tyl*o*zo"oid</hw> <pr>(d<acr/k`t<icr/*l<osl/*z<omac/"oid)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>da`ktylos</grk> finger + E. <ets>zooid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A kind of zooid of Siphonophora which has an elongated or even vermiform body, with one tentacle, but no mouth. See <er>Siphonophora</er>.</def><br/
@@ -454,7 +454,7 @@ Was <qex>daggled</qex> by the dashing spray.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></r
454<p><hw>Da"go</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"g<osl/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dagos</plw> <pr>(-g<omac/z)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[Cf. Sp. <ets>Diego</ets>, E. <ets>James</ets>.]</ety> <def>A nickname given to a person of Spanish (or, by extension, Portuguese or Italian) descent.</def> <mark>[U. S.]</mark><br/ 454<p><hw>Da"go</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"g<osl/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dagos</plw> <pr>(-g<omac/z)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[Cf. Sp. <ets>Diego</ets>, E. <ets>James</ets>.]</ety> <def>A nickname given to a person of Spanish (or, by extension, Portuguese or Italian) descent.</def> <mark>[U. S.]</mark><br/
455[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 455[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
456 456
457<p>\'d8<hw>Da*go"ba</hw> <pr>(d<adot/*g<omac/"b<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Singhalese <ets>d\'begoba</ets>.]</ety> <def>A dome-shaped structure built over relics of Buddha or some Buddhist saint.</def> <mark>[East Indies]</mark><br/ 457<p><hw>Da*go"ba</hw> <pr>(d<adot/*g<omac/"b<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Singhalese <ets>d\'begoba</ets>.]</ety> <def>A dome-shaped structure built over relics of Buddha or some Buddhist saint.</def> <mark>[East Indies]</mark><br/
458[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 458[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
459 459
460<p><hw>Da"gon</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"g<ocr/n)</pr>, <ety>[Heb. <ets>D\'begon</ets>, fr. <ets>dag</ets> a fish: cf. Gr. <grk>Dagw`n</grk>.]</ety> <def>The national god of the Philistines, represented with the face and hands and upper part of a man, and the tail of a fish.</def> <rj><au>W. Smith.</au></rj><br/ 460<p><hw>Da"gon</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"g<ocr/n)</pr>, <ety>[Heb. <ets>D\'begon</ets>, fr. <ets>dag</ets> a fish: cf. Gr. <grk>Dagw`n</grk>.]</ety> <def>The national god of the Philistines, represented with the face and hands and upper part of a man, and the tail of a fish.</def> <rj><au>W. Smith.</au></rj><br/
@@ -495,7 +495,7 @@ To <qex>Dagon</qex>, their sea idol.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
495<p><hw>Da*guerre"o*ty`py</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The art or process of producing pictures by method of Daguerre.</def><br/ 495<p><hw>Da*guerre"o*ty`py</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The art or process of producing pictures by method of Daguerre.</def><br/
496[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 496[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
497 497
498<p>\'d8<hw>Da`ha*be"ah</hw> <pr>(d<aum/`h<adot/*b<emac/"<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ar.]</ety> <def>A Nile boat constructed on the model of a floating house, having large lateen sails.</def><br/ 498<p><hw>Da`ha*be"ah</hw> <pr>(d<aum/`h<adot/*b<emac/"<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ar.]</ety> <def>A Nile boat constructed on the model of a floating house, having large lateen sails.</def><br/
499[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 499[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
500 500
501<p><hw>Dah"lia</hw> <pr>(d<aum/l"y<adot/ <i>or</i> d<amac/l"y<adot/; 277, 106)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dahlias</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[Named after Andrew <etsep>Dahl</etsep> a Swedish botanist.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of plants native to Mexico and Central America, of the order Composit\'91; also, any plant or flower of the genus. The numerous varieties of cultivated dahlias bear conspicuous flowers which differ in color.</def><br/ 501<p><hw>Dah"lia</hw> <pr>(d<aum/l"y<adot/ <i>or</i> d<amac/l"y<adot/; 277, 106)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dahlias</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[Named after Andrew <etsep>Dahl</etsep> a Swedish botanist.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of plants native to Mexico and Central America, of the order Composit\'91; also, any plant or flower of the genus. The numerous varieties of cultivated dahlias bear conspicuous flowers which differ in color.</def><br/
@@ -653,7 +653,7 @@ She, I'll swear, hath corns.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
653<syn><b>Syn. --</b> rum cocktail.</syn><br/ 653<syn><b>Syn. --</b> rum cocktail.</syn><br/
654[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 654[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
655 655
656<p>\'d8<hw>Da"\'8b*ra</hw> <pr>(d<aum/"<esl/*r<aum/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Turk. <ets>daire</ets> circuit, department, fr. Ar. <ets>da\'8brah</ets> circle.]</ety> <def>Any of several valuable estates of the Egyptian khedive or his family. The most important are the <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Sa"ni*eh</b></ecol> <pr>(s<aum/"n<icr/*<ecr/)</pr>, or <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Sa"ni*yeh</b></ecol>, and the <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Khas"sa</b></ecol>, administered by the khedive's European bondholders, and known collectively as <ecol><b>the Daira</b></ecol>, or the <ecol><b>Daira estates</b></ecol>.</def><br/ 656<p><hw>Da"\'8b*ra</hw> <pr>(d<aum/"<esl/*r<aum/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Turk. <ets>daire</ets> circuit, department, fr. Ar. <ets>da\'8brah</ets> circle.]</ety> <def>Any of several valuable estates of the Egyptian khedive or his family. The most important are the <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Sa"ni*eh</b></ecol> <pr>(s<aum/"n<icr/*<ecr/)</pr>, or <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Sa"ni*yeh</b></ecol>, and the <ecol><b>Da"i*ra Khas"sa</b></ecol>, administered by the khedive's European bondholders, and known collectively as <ecol><b>the Daira</b></ecol>, or the <ecol><b>Daira estates</b></ecol>.</def><br/
657[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 657[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
658 658
659<p><hw>Dai"ry</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"r<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dairies</plw> <pr>(-r<icr/z)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[OE. <ets>deierie</ets>, from <ets>deie</ets>, <ets>daie</ets>, maid; of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. <ets>deigja</ets> maid, dairymaid, Sw. <ets>deja</ets>, orig., a baking maid, fr. Icel. <ets>deig</ets>. <root/66. See <er>Dough</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The place, room, or house where milk is kept, and converted into butter or cheese.</def><br/ 659<p><hw>Dai"ry</hw> <pr>(d<amac/"r<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dairies</plw> <pr>(-r<icr/z)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[OE. <ets>deierie</ets>, from <ets>deie</ets>, <ets>daie</ets>, maid; of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. <ets>deigja</ets> maid, dairymaid, Sw. <ets>deja</ets>, orig., a baking maid, fr. Icel. <ets>deig</ets>. <root/66. See <er>Dough</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The place, room, or house where milk is kept, and converted into butter or cheese.</def><br/
@@ -733,7 +733,7 @@ She, I'll swear, hath corns.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
733<p><hw>Da*ko"tas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl</pos>.; <sing>sing. <singw>Dacota</singw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></sing>. <fld>(Ethnol.)</fld> <def>An extensive race or stock of Indians, including many tribes, mostly dwelling west of the Mississippi River; -- also, in part, called <altname>Sioux</altname>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Dacotahs</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 733<p><hw>Da*ko"tas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl</pos>.; <sing>sing. <singw>Dacota</singw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></sing>. <fld>(Ethnol.)</fld> <def>An extensive race or stock of Indians, including many tribes, mostly dwelling west of the Mississippi River; -- also, in part, called <altname>Sioux</altname>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Dacotahs</asp>.]</altsp><br/
734[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 734[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
735 735
736<p>\'d8<hw>Dal</hw> <pr>(d<aum/l)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind.]</ety> <def>Split pulse, esp. of <spn>Cajanus Indicus</spn>.</def> <mark>[East Indies]</mark><br/ 736<p><hw>Dal</hw> <pr>(d<aum/l)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind.]</ety> <def>Split pulse, esp. of <spn>Cajanus Indicus</spn>.</def> <mark>[East Indies]</mark><br/
737[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 737[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
738 738
739<p><hw>Dalbergia</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a large genus of tropical trees having pinnate leaves and paniculate flowers and cultivated commercially for their dramatically grained and colored timbers.</def><br/ 739<p><hw>Dalbergia</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a large genus of tropical trees having pinnate leaves and paniculate flowers and cultivated commercially for their dramatically grained and colored timbers.</def><br/
@@ -820,10 +820,10 @@ The flattery and the strife!</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
820<p><q><qex>Dallying</qex> off the time with often skirmishes.</q> <rj><qau>Knolles.</qau></rj><br/ 820<p><q><qex>Dallying</qex> off the time with often skirmishes.</q> <rj><qau>Knolles.</qau></rj><br/
821[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 821[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
822 822
823<p>\'d8<hw>Dal*ma"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <etsep>Dalman</etsep>, the geologist.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of trilobites, of many species, common in the Upper Silurian and Devonian rocks.</def><br/ 823<p><hw>Dal*ma"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <etsep>Dalman</etsep>, the geologist.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of trilobites, of many species, common in the Upper Silurian and Devonian rocks.</def><br/
824[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 824[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
825 825
826<p>\'d8<hw>Dal`ma*ni"tes</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dalmania</er>.</def><br/ 826<p><hw>Dal`ma*ni"tes</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dalmania</er>.</def><br/
827[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 827[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
828 828
829<p><hw>Dal*ma"tian</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dalmatia.</def><br/ 829<p><hw>Dal*ma"tian</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dalmatia.</def><br/
@@ -841,7 +841,7 @@ The flattery and the strife!</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
841<syn><b>Syn. --</b> taro, taro plant, dasheen, <spn>Colocasia esculenta</spn>.</syn><br/ 841<syn><b>Syn. --</b> taro, taro plant, dasheen, <spn>Colocasia esculenta</spn>.</syn><br/
842[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 842[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
843 843
844<p>\'d8<hw>Dal` se"gno</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., from the sign.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A direction to go back to the sign <?/ and repeat from thence to the close. See <er>Segno</er>.</def><br/ 844<p><hw>Dal` se"gno</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., from the sign.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A direction to go back to the sign <?/ and repeat from thence to the close. See <er>Segno</er>.</def><br/
845[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 845[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
846 846
847<p><hw>Dalton</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def><person>John Dalton</person>, scientist, born 1766, died 1844.</def><br/ 847<p><hw>Dalton</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def><person>John Dalton</person>, scientist, born 1766, died 1844.</def><br/
@@ -1209,12 +1209,12 @@ Who doats, yet doubts, suspects, yet strongly loves.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
1209<p><hw>Damn"ing*ness</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Tendency to bring damnation.</def> \'bdThe damningness of them [sins].\'b8 <rj><au>Hammond.</au></rj><br/ 1209<p><hw>Damn"ing*ness</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Tendency to bring damnation.</def> \'bdThe damningness of them [sins].\'b8 <rj><au>Hammond.</au></rj><br/
1210[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1210[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1211 1211
1212<p>\'d8<hw>dam"num</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(law)</fld> <def>Harm; detriment, either to character or property.</def><br/ 1212<p><hw>dam"num</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(law)</fld> <def>Harm; detriment, either to character or property.</def><br/
1213[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1213[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1214 1214
1215<p><-- p. 367 --></p> 1215<p><-- p. 367 --></p>
1216 1216
1217<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dam"o*sel</hw> <pr>(d<acr/m"<osl/*z<ecr/l)</pr>, <hw>Dam`o*sel"la</hw> <pr>(-z<ecr/l"l<adot/)</pr>, \'d8<hw>Da`moi`selle"</hw> <pr>(d<adot/`mw<aum/`z<ecr/l")</pr> }</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Damsel</er>.</def> <mark>[Archaic]</mark><br/ 1217<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dam"o*sel</hw> <pr>(d<acr/m"<osl/*z<ecr/l)</pr>, <hw>Dam`o*sel"la</hw> <pr>(-z<ecr/l"l<adot/)</pr>, <hw>Da`moi`selle"</hw> <pr>(d<adot/`mw<aum/`z<ecr/l")</pr> }</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Damsel</er>.</def> <mark>[Archaic]</mark><br/
1218[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1218[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1219 1219
1220<p><hw>Dam"our*ite</hw> <pr>(d<acr/m"<oocr/*<imac/t)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ater the French chemist <etsep>Damour</etsep>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A kind of Muscovite, or potash mica, containing water.</def><br/ 1220<p><hw>Dam"our*ite</hw> <pr>(d<acr/m"<oocr/*<imac/t)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ater the French chemist <etsep>Damour</etsep>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A kind of Muscovite, or potash mica, containing water.</def><br/
@@ -1468,7 +1468,7 @@ For of that art she couth the olde <qex>dance</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Chaucer.</qau>
1468<p><hw>Dan"der</hw>, <pos>v. i.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dandle</er>.]</ety> <def>To wander about; to saunter; to talk incoherently.</def> <mark>[Prov. Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/ 1468<p><hw>Dan"der</hw>, <pos>v. i.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dandle</er>.]</ety> <def>To wander about; to saunter; to talk incoherently.</def> <mark>[Prov. Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/
1469[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1469[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1470 1470
1471<p>\'d8<hw>Dan"di</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind. <ets><dsdot/<amac/n<dsdot/i</ets>, fr. <ets><dsdot/<amac/n<dsdot/</ets> an oar.]</ety> <def>A boatman; an oarsman.</def> <mark>[India]</mark><br/ 1471<p><hw>Dan"di</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind. <ets><dsdot/<amac/n<dsdot/i</ets>, fr. <ets><dsdot/<amac/n<dsdot/</ets> an oar.]</ety> <def>A boatman; an oarsman.</def> <mark>[India]</mark><br/
1472[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1472[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1473 1473
1474<p><hw>Dan"die</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of a breed of small terriers; -- called also <altname>Dandie Dinmont</altname>.</def><br/ 1474<p><hw>Dan"die</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of a breed of small terriers; -- called also <altname>Dandie Dinmont</altname>.</def><br/
@@ -1726,7 +1726,7 @@ are well inclined to pull down the present establishment.</q> <rj><qau>Swift.</q
1726<p><cs><col><b>Order of Dannebrog</b></col>, <cd>an ancient Danish order of knighthood.</cd></cs><br/ 1726<p><cs><col><b>Order of Dannebrog</b></col>, <cd>an ancient Danish order of knighthood.</cd></cs><br/
1727[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1727[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1728 1728
1729<p>\'d8<hw>Dan`seuse"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>danser</ets> to dance.]</ety> <def>A professional female dancer; a woman who dances at a public exhibition as in a ballet.</def><br/ 1729<p><hw>Dan`seuse"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>danser</ets> to dance.]</ety> <def>A professional female dancer; a woman who dances at a public exhibition as in a ballet.</def><br/
1730[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1730[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1731 1731
1732<p><hw>Dansk</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Dan.]</ety> <def>Danish.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 1732<p><hw>Dansk</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Dan.]</ety> <def>Danish.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -1765,7 +1765,7 @@ are well inclined to pull down the present establishment.</q> <rj><qau>Swift.</q
1765<p><hw>Daph"ne*tin</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A colorless crystalline substance, <chform>C9H6O4</chform>, extracted from daphnin.</def><br/ 1765<p><hw>Daph"ne*tin</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A colorless crystalline substance, <chform>C9H6O4</chform>, extracted from daphnin.</def><br/
1766[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1766[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1767 1767
1768<p>\'d8<hw>Daph"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of the genus <gen>Daphnia</gen>.</def><br/ 1768<p><hw>Daph"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of the genus <gen>Daphnia</gen>.</def><br/
1769[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1769[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1770 1770
1771<p><hw>Daph"nin</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>daphnine</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A dark green bitter resin extracted from the mezereon (<spn>Daphne mezereum</spn>) and regarded as the essential principle of the plant.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A white, crystalline, bitter substance, regarded as a glucoside, and extracted from <spn>Daphne mezereum</spn> and <spn>Daphne alpina</spn>.</def><br/ 1771<p><hw>Daph"nin</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>daphnine</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A dark green bitter resin extracted from the mezereon (<spn>Daphne mezereum</spn>) and regarded as the essential principle of the plant.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A white, crystalline, bitter substance, regarded as a glucoside, and extracted from <spn>Daphne mezereum</spn> and <spn>Daphne alpina</spn>.</def><br/
@@ -1774,7 +1774,7 @@ are well inclined to pull down the present establishment.</q> <rj><qau>Swift.</q
1774<p><hw>Daph"no*man`cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <ets><grk>da`fnh</grk></ets> the laurel + <ets>-mancy</ets>.]</ety> <def>Divination by means of the laurel.</def><br/ 1774<p><hw>Daph"no*man`cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <ets><grk>da`fnh</grk></ets> the laurel + <ets>-mancy</ets>.]</ety> <def>Divination by means of the laurel.</def><br/
1775[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1775[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1776 1776
1777<p>\'d8<hw>Dap"i*fer</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., <ets>daps</ets> a feast + <ets>ferre</ets> to bear.]</ety> <def>One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.</def><br/ 1777<p><hw>Dap"i*fer</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., <ets>daps</ets> a feast + <ets>ferre</ets> to bear.]</ety> <def>One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.</def><br/
1778[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 1778[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
1779 1779
1780<p><hw>Dap"per</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>daper</ets>; prob. fr. D. <ets>dapper</ets> brave, valiant; akin to G. <ets>tapfer</ets> brave, OHG. <ets>taphar</ets> heavy, weighty, OSlav. <ets>dobr<ucr/</ets> good, Russ. <ets>dobrui</ets>. Cf. <er>Deft</er>.]</ety> <def>Little and active; spruce; trim; smart; neat in dress or appearance; lively.</def><br/ 1780<p><hw>Dap"per</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>daper</ets>; prob. fr. D. <ets>dapper</ets> brave, valiant; akin to G. <ets>tapfer</ets> brave, OHG. <ets>taphar</ets> heavy, weighty, OSlav. <ets>dobr<ucr/</ets> good, Russ. <ets>dobrui</ets>. Cf. <er>Deft</er>.]</ety> <def>Little and active; spruce; trim; smart; neat in dress or appearance; lively.</def><br/
@@ -2236,7 +2236,7 @@ To a broad gate, all built of beaten gold.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
2236<p><hw>dar"ling</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dearly beloved; regarded with especial kindness and tenderness; favorite.</def> \'bdSome <xex>darling</xex> science.\'b8 <au>I. Watts.</au> \'bd<xex>Darling</xex> sin.\'b8 <au>Macaulay.</au><br/ 2236<p><hw>dar"ling</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dearly beloved; regarded with especial kindness and tenderness; favorite.</def> \'bdSome <xex>darling</xex> science.\'b8 <au>I. Watts.</au> \'bd<xex>Darling</xex> sin.\'b8 <au>Macaulay.</au><br/
2237[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2237[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2238 2238
2239<p>\'d8<hw>Dar`ling*to"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after Dr. William <etsep>Darlington</etsep>, a botanist of West Chester, Penn.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of California pitcher plants consisting of a single species. The long tubular leaves are hooded at the top, and frequently contain many insects drowned in the secretion of the leaves.</def><br/ 2239<p><hw>Dar`ling*to"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after Dr. William <etsep>Darlington</etsep>, a botanist of West Chester, Penn.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of California pitcher plants consisting of a single species. The long tubular leaves are hooded at the top, and frequently contain many insects drowned in the secretion of the leaves.</def><br/
2240[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2240[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2241 2241
2242<p><hw>Darmera</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus consisting of one species.</def><br/ 2242<p><hw>Darmera</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus consisting of one species.</def><br/
@@ -2273,7 +2273,7 @@ To a broad gate, all built of beaten gold.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
2273<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dar"nex</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r"n<ecr/ks)</pr>, <hw>Dar"nic</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r"n<icr/k)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dornick</er>.</def><br/ 2273<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dar"nex</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r"n<ecr/ks)</pr>, <hw>Dar"nic</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r"n<icr/k)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dornick</er>.</def><br/
2274[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2274[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2275 2275
2276<p>\'d8<hw>Da*roo"</hw> <pr>(d<adot/*r<oomac/")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>The Egyptian sycamore (<spn>Ficus Sycamorus</spn>). See <er>Sycamore</er>.</def><br/ 2276<p><hw>Da*roo"</hw> <pr>(d<adot/*r<oomac/")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>The Egyptian sycamore (<spn>Ficus Sycamorus</spn>). See <er>Sycamore</er>.</def><br/
2277[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2277[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2278 2278
2279<p><hw>Darr</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The European black tern.</def></p> 2279<p><hw>Darr</hw> <pr>(d<acr/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The European black tern.</def></p>
@@ -2357,7 +2357,7 @@ Scarce wounds the hearing while it stabs the heart.</q> <rj><qau>Hannan More.</q
2357<p><hw>Dar"toid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dartos</ets> + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Like the dartos; dartoic; <as>as, <ex>dartoid</ex> tissue</as>.</def><br/ 2357<p><hw>Dar"toid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dartos</ets> + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Like the dartos; dartoic; <as>as, <ex>dartoid</ex> tissue</as>.</def><br/
2358[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2358[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2359 2359
2360<p>\'d8<hw>Dar"tos</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <ets><?/</ets> flayed.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A thin layer of peculiar contractile tissue directly beneath the skin of the scrotum.</def><br/ 2360<p><hw>Dar"tos</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <ets><?/</ets> flayed.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A thin layer of peculiar contractile tissue directly beneath the skin of the scrotum.</def><br/
2361[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2361[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2362 2362
2363<p><hw>Dar"trous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>dartreux</ets>. See <er>Dartars</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Relating to, or partaking of the nature of, the disease called tetter; herpetic.</def><br/ 2363<p><hw>Dar"trous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>dartreux</ets>. See <er>Dartars</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Relating to, or partaking of the nature of, the disease called tetter; herpetic.</def><br/
@@ -2572,7 +2572,7 @@ And down the rough cascade all <qex>dashing</qex> fall.</q> <rj><qau>Thomson.</q
2572<p><hw>Das`y*p\'91"dal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Dasyp\'91dic.</def><br/ 2572<p><hw>Das`y*p\'91"dal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Dasyp\'91dic.</def><br/
2573[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2573[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2574 2574
2575<p>\'d8<hw>Das`y*p\'91"des</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dasy`s</grk> hairy, shaggy + <ets><?/</ets>, <ets><?/</ets>, a child.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Those birds whose young are covered with down when hatched.</def><br/ 2575<p><hw>Das`y*p\'91"des</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dasy`s</grk> hairy, shaggy + <ets><?/</ets>, <ets><?/</ets>, a child.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Those birds whose young are covered with down when hatched.</def><br/
2576[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2576[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2577 2577
2578<p><hw>Das`y*p\'91"dic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the Dasyp\'91des; ptilop\'91dic.</def><br/ 2578<p><hw>Das`y*p\'91"dic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the Dasyp\'91des; ptilop\'91dic.</def><br/
@@ -2606,7 +2606,7 @@ And down the rough cascade all <qex>dashing</qex> fall.</q> <rj><qau>Thomson.</q
2606<p><hw>DAT</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[acronym, from <ets>D</ets>igital <ets>A</ets>udio<ets>T</ets>ape.]</ety> <def>digital audiotape, a digitally encoded tape recording of sound; -- in contrast to the usual analog audio tape.</def> <mark>[acronym]</mark> <br/ 2606<p><hw>DAT</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[acronym, from <ets>D</ets>igital <ets>A</ets>udio<ets>T</ets>ape.]</ety> <def>digital audiotape, a digitally encoded tape recording of sound; -- in contrast to the usual analog audio tape.</def> <mark>[acronym]</mark> <br/
2607[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 2607[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
2608 2608
2609<p>\'d8<hw>Da"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>pl</ets>. of <ets>datum</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>See <er>Datum</er>.</def><br/ 2609<p><hw>Da"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>pl</ets>. of <ets>datum</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>See <er>Datum</er>.</def><br/
2610[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2610[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2611 2611
2612<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>a collection of facts, observations, or other information related to a particular question or problem; <as>as, the historical <ex>data</ex> show that the budget deficit is only a small factor in determining interest rates</as>.</def> <note>The term in this sense is used especially in reference to experimental observations collected in the course of a controlled scientific investigation.</note><br/ 2612<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>a collection of facts, observations, or other information related to a particular question or problem; <as>as, the historical <ex>data</ex> show that the budget deficit is only a small factor in determining interest rates</as>.</def> <note>The term in this sense is used especially in reference to experimental observations collected in the course of a controlled scientific investigation.</note><br/
@@ -2626,7 +2626,7 @@ And down the rough cascade all <qex>dashing</qex> fall.</q> <rj><qau>Thomson.</q
2626<syn><b>Syn. --</b> dateable.</syn> 2626<syn><b>Syn. --</b> dateable.</syn>
2627[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2627[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2628 2628
2629<p>\'d8<hw>Da*ta"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL., fr. L. <ets>datum</ets> given.]</ety> <fld>(R. C. Ch.)</fld> <def>Formerly, a part of the Roman chancery; now, a separate office from which are sent graces or favors, cognizable <xex>in foro externo</xex>, such as appointments to benefices. The name is derived from the word <xex>datum</xex>, given or dated (with the indications of the time and place of granting the gift or favor).</def><br/ 2629<p><hw>Da*ta"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL., fr. L. <ets>datum</ets> given.]</ety> <fld>(R. C. Ch.)</fld> <def>Formerly, a part of the Roman chancery; now, a separate office from which are sent graces or favors, cognizable <xex>in foro externo</xex>, such as appointments to benefices. The name is derived from the word <xex>datum</xex>, given or dated (with the indications of the time and place of granting the gift or favor).</def><br/
2630[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2630[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2631 2631
2632<p><hw>Da"ta*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>datarius</ets>. See <er>Dataria</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(R. C. Ch.)</fld> <def>An officer in the pope's court, having charge of the Dataria.</def><br/ 2632<p><hw>Da"ta*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>datarius</ets>. See <er>Dataria</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(R. C. Ch.)</fld> <def>An officer in the pope's court, having charge of the Dataria.</def><br/
@@ -2757,7 +2757,7 @@ The field of motion, and the hour of rest.</q> <rj><qau>Akenside.</qau></rj><br/
2757<syn><b>Syn. --</b> acetaminophen, Tylenol.</syn><br/ 2757<syn><b>Syn. --</b> acetaminophen, Tylenol.</syn><br/
2758[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 2758[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
2759 2759
2760<p>\'d8<hw>Da"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Data</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See 2d <er>Date</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Something given or admitted; a fact or principle granted; that upon which an inference or an argument is based; -- used chiefly in the plural.</def><br/ 2760<p><hw>Da"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Data</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See 2d <er>Date</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Something given or admitted; a fact or principle granted; that upon which an inference or an argument is based; -- used chiefly in the plural.</def><br/
2761[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2761[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2762 2762
2763<p><q>Any writer, therefore, who . . . furnishes us with <qex>data</qex> sufficient to determine the time in which he wrote.</q> <rj><qau>Priestley.</qau></rj><br/ 2763<p><q>Any writer, therefore, who . . . furnishes us with <qex>data</qex> sufficient to determine the time in which he wrote.</q> <rj><qau>Priestley.</qau></rj><br/
@@ -2775,7 +2775,7 @@ The field of motion, and the hour of rest.</q> <rj><qau>Akenside.</qau></rj><br/
2775<p><cs><col><b>Datum line</b></col> <fld>(Surv.)</fld>, <cd>the horizontal or base line, from which the heights of points are reckoned or measured, as in the plan of a railway, etc.</cd></cs><br/ 2775<p><cs><col><b>Datum line</b></col> <fld>(Surv.)</fld>, <cd>the horizontal or base line, from which the heights of points are reckoned or measured, as in the plan of a railway, etc.</cd></cs><br/
2776[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2776[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2777 2777
2778<p>\'d8<hw>Da*tu"ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.; cf. Skr. <ets>dhatt<umac/ra</ets>, Per. & Ar. <ets>tat<umac/ra</ets>, <ets>Tat<umac/la</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of solanaceous plants, with large funnel-shaped flowers and a four-celled, capsular fruit.</def><br/ 2778<p><hw>Da*tu"ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.; cf. Skr. <ets>dhatt<umac/ra</ets>, Per. & Ar. <ets>tat<umac/ra</ets>, <ets>Tat<umac/la</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of solanaceous plants, with large funnel-shaped flowers and a four-celled, capsular fruit.</def><br/
2779[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2779[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2780 2780
2781<p><note><hand/ The commonest species are the thorn apple (<spn>D. stramonium</spn>), with a prickly capsule (see <xex>Illust.</xex> of <er>capsule</er>), white flowers and green stem, and <spn>Datura tatula</spn>, with a purplish tinge of the stem and flowers. Both are narcotic and dangerously poisonous.</note><br/ 2781<p><note><hand/ The commonest species are the thorn apple (<spn>D. stramonium</spn>), with a prickly capsule (see <xex>Illust.</xex> of <er>capsule</er>), white flowers and green stem, and <spn>Datura tatula</spn>, with a purplish tinge of the stem and flowers. Both are narcotic and dangerously poisonous.</note><br/
@@ -2957,7 +2957,7 @@ I am very sincerely your very affectionate, humble servant.</q> <rj><qau>Smollet
2957<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dau"phin*ess</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> <hw>Dau"phine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> }</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The title of the wife of the dauphin.</def><br/ 2957<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dau"phin*ess</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> <hw>Dau"phine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> }</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The title of the wife of the dauphin.</def><br/
2958[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2958[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2959 2959
2960<p>\'d8<hw>Dauw</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[D.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The striped quagga, or Burchell's zebra, of South Africa (<spn>Asinus Burchellii</spn>); -- called also <altname>peechi</altname>, or <altname>peetsi</altname>.</def><br/ 2960<p><hw>Dauw</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[D.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The striped quagga, or Burchell's zebra, of South Africa (<spn>Asinus Burchellii</spn>); -- called also <altname>peechi</altname>, or <altname>peetsi</altname>.</def><br/
2961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 2961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
2962 2962
2963<p><hw>davallia</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>any fern of the genus <gen>Davallia</gen>; they have scaly creeping rhizomes.</def><br/ 2963<p><hw>davallia</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>any fern of the genus <gen>Davallia</gen>; they have scaly creeping rhizomes.</def><br/
@@ -3046,7 +3046,7 @@ The whole assembly of his fellow <qex>daws</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Waller.</qau></rj
3046<p><hw>Daw"ish</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Like a daw.</def><br/ 3046<p><hw>Daw"ish</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Like a daw.</def><br/
3047[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 3047[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
3048 3048
3049<p>\'d8<hw>Dawk</hw> <pr>(d<add/k)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Dak</er>.</def><br/ 3049<p><hw>Dawk</hw> <pr>(d<add/k)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Dak</er>.</def><br/
3050[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 3050[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
3051 3051
3052<p><hw>Dawk</hw>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[Prov. E. <ets>dauk</ets> to cut or pierce with a jerk; cf. OE. <ets>dalk</ets> a dimple. Cf. Ir. <ets>tolch</ets>, <ets>tollachd</ets>, <ets>tolladh</ets>, a hole, crevice, <ets>toll</ets> to bore, pierce, W. <ets>tyllu</ets>.]</ety> <def>To cut or mark with an incision; to gash.</def> <rj><au>Moxon.</au></rj><br/ 3052<p><hw>Dawk</hw>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[Prov. E. <ets>dauk</ets> to cut or pierce with a jerk; cf. OE. <ets>dalk</ets> a dimple. Cf. Ir. <ets>tolch</ets>, <ets>tollachd</ets>, <ets>tolladh</ets>, a hole, crevice, <ets>toll</ets> to bore, pierce, W. <ets>tyllu</ets>.]</ety> <def>To cut or mark with an incision; to gash.</def> <rj><au>Moxon.</au></rj><br/
@@ -4440,7 +4440,7 @@ Fatigued and sick.</q> <rj><qau>Cowley.</qau></rj><br/
4440<p><hw>Deb`el*la"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>debellatio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of conquering or subduing.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 4440<p><hw>Deb`el*la"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>debellatio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of conquering or subduing.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
4441[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4441[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4442 4442
4443<p>\'d8<hw>De be"ne es"se</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Of well being; of formal sufficiency for the time; conditionally; provisionally.</def> <rj><au>Abbott.</au></rj><br/ 4443<p><hw>De be"ne es"se</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Of well being; of formal sufficiency for the time; conditionally; provisionally.</def> <rj><au>Abbott.</au></rj><br/
4444[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4444[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4445 4445
4446<p><hw>De*ben"ture</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>debentur</ets> they are due, fr. <ets>debere</ets> to owe; cf. F. <ets>debentur</ets>. So called because these receipts began with the words <ets>Debentur mihi</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A writing acknowledging a debt; a writing or certificate signed by a public officer, as evidence of a debt due to some person; the sum thus due.</def><br/ 4446<p><hw>De*ben"ture</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>debentur</ets> they are due, fr. <ets>debere</ets> to owe; cf. F. <ets>debentur</ets>. So called because these receipts began with the words <ets>Debentur mihi</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A writing acknowledging a debt; a writing or certificate signed by a public officer, as evidence of a debt due to some person; the sum thus due.</def><br/
@@ -4523,7 +4523,7 @@ Fatigued and sick.</q> <rj><qau>Cowley.</qau></rj><br/
4523<p><hw>De`bi*tu"mi*nize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of bitumen.</def><br/ 4523<p><hw>De`bi*tu"mi*nize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of bitumen.</def><br/
4524[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4524[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4525 4525
4526<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`blai"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Fort.)</fld> <def>The cavity from which the earth for parapets, etc. (remblai), is taken.</def><br/ 4526<p><hw>D\'82`blai"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Fort.)</fld> <def>The cavity from which the earth for parapets, etc. (remblai), is taken.</def><br/
4527[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4527[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4528 4528
4529<p><hw>Deb`o*nair"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>debonere</ets>, OF. <ets>de bon aire</ets>, <ets>debonaire</ets>, of good descent or lineage, excellent, debonair, F. <ets>d\'82bonnaire</ets> debonair; <ets>de</ets> of (L. <ets>de</ets>) + <ets>bon</ets> good (L. <ets>bonus</ets>) + <ets>aire</ets>. See <er>Air</er>, and <er>Bounty</er>, and cf. <er>Bonair</er>.]</ety> <def>Characterized by courteousness, affability, or gentleness; of good appearance and manners; graceful; complaisant.</def><br/ 4529<p><hw>Deb`o*nair"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>debonere</ets>, OF. <ets>de bon aire</ets>, <ets>debonaire</ets>, of good descent or lineage, excellent, debonair, F. <ets>d\'82bonnaire</ets> debonair; <ets>de</ets> of (L. <ets>de</ets>) + <ets>bon</ets> good (L. <ets>bonus</ets>) + <ets>aire</ets>. See <er>Air</er>, and <er>Bounty</er>, and cf. <er>Bonair</er>.]</ety> <def>Characterized by courteousness, affability, or gentleness; of good appearance and manners; graceful; complaisant.</def><br/
@@ -4556,13 +4556,13 @@ Fatigued and sick.</q> <rj><qau>Cowley.</qau></rj><br/
4556<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Geog.)</fld> <def>To issue; -- said of a stream passing from a gorge out into an open valley or a plain.</def><br/ 4556<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Geog.)</fld> <def>To issue; -- said of a stream passing from a gorge out into an open valley or a plain.</def><br/
4557[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 4557[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
4558 4558
4559<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`bou`ch\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A place for exit; an outlet; hence, a market for goods.</def><br/ 4559<p><hw>D\'82`bou`ch\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A place for exit; an outlet; hence, a market for goods.</def><br/
4560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4561 4561
4562<p><q>The <qex>d\'82bouch\'82s</qex> were ordered widened to afford easy egress.</q> <rj><qau>The Century.</qau></rj><br/ 4562<p><q>The <qex>d\'82bouch\'82s</qex> were ordered widened to afford easy egress.</q> <rj><qau>The Century.</qau></rj><br/
4563[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4563[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4564 4564
4565<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`bou`chure"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>The outward opening of a river, of a valley, or of a strait.</def><br/ 4565<p><hw>D\'82`bou`chure"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>The outward opening of a river, of a valley, or of a strait.</def><br/
4566[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4566[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4567 4567
4568<p><hw>De*brief"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v.</pos> <def>to interrogate (a person) who has recently experienced an event, to obtain information about that experience; -- used especially of military pilots or diplomatic agents who have just returned from a mission.</def><br/ 4568<p><hw>De*brief"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v.</pos> <def>to interrogate (a person) who has recently experienced an event, to obtain information about that experience; -- used especially of military pilots or diplomatic agents who have just returned from a mission.</def><br/
@@ -4574,7 +4574,7 @@ Fatigued and sick.</q> <rj><qau>Cowley.</qau></rj><br/
4574<p><hw>De*bride"ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>the surgical excision of dead, contaminated, or damaged tissue, and foreign matter, especially from a wound.</def><br/ 4574<p><hw>De*bride"ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>the surgical excision of dead, contaminated, or damaged tissue, and foreign matter, especially from a wound.</def><br/
4575[<source>PJC</source>]</p> 4575[<source>PJC</source>]</p>
4576 4576
4577<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`bris"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>dis</ets>) + <ets>briser</ets> to break, shatter; perh. of Celtic origin.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Geol.)</fld> <def>Broken and detached fragments, taken collectively; especially, fragments detached from a rock or mountain, and piled up at the base.</def><br/ 4577<p><hw>D\'82`bris"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>dis</ets>) + <ets>briser</ets> to break, shatter; perh. of Celtic origin.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Geol.)</fld> <def>Broken and detached fragments, taken collectively; especially, fragments detached from a rock or mountain, and piled up at the base.</def><br/
4578[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4578[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4579 4579
4580<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Rubbish, especially such as results from the destruction of anything; remains; ruins.</def><br/ 4580<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Rubbish, especially such as results from the destruction of anything; remains; ruins.</def><br/
@@ -4641,9 +4641,9 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4641<p><hw>De"bu*scope</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From the inventor, <ets>Debus</ets>, a French optician + <ets>-scope</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Opt.)</fld> <def>A modification of the kaleidoscope; -- used to reflect images so as to form beautiful designs.</def><br/ 4641<p><hw>De"bu*scope</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From the inventor, <ets>Debus</ets>, a French optician + <ets>-scope</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Opt.)</fld> <def>A modification of the kaleidoscope; -- used to reflect images so as to form beautiful designs.</def><br/
4642[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4642[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4643 4643
4644<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`but"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82but</ets>, prop., the first cast or throw at play, fr. <ets>but</ets> aim, mark. See <er>Butt</er> an end.]</ety> <def>A beginning or first attempt; hence, a first appearance before the public, as of an actor or public speaker.</def></p> 4644<p><hw>D\'82`but"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82but</ets>, prop., the first cast or throw at play, fr. <ets>but</ets> aim, mark. See <er>Butt</er> an end.]</ety> <def>A beginning or first attempt; hence, a first appearance before the public, as of an actor or public speaker.</def></p>
4645 4645
4646<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>D\'82`bu`tant"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; fem. <hw>D\'82`bu`tante"</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>. <ety>[F., p. pr. of <ets>d\'82buter</ets> to have the first throw, to make one's <ets>d\'82but</ets>. See <er>D\'82but</er>.]</ety> <def>A person who makes his (or her) first appearance before the public.</def><br/ 4646<p><mhw><hw>D\'82`bu`tant"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; fem. <hw>D\'82`bu`tante"</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>. <ety>[F., p. pr. of <ets>d\'82buter</ets> to have the first throw, to make one's <ets>d\'82but</ets>. See <er>D\'82but</er>.]</ety> <def>A person who makes his (or her) first appearance before the public.</def><br/
4647[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4647[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4648 4648
4649<p><hw>D\'82`bu`tante"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>fem. n.</pos> <def>A young woman making her first appearance in society, especially one who is one of the honorees at a debutante cotillion. See <er>cotillion</er>{4}.</def><br/ 4649<p><hw>D\'82`bu`tante"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>fem. n.</pos> <def>A young woman making her first appearance in society, especially one who is one of the honorees at a debutante cotillion. See <er>cotillion</er>{4}.</def><br/
@@ -4652,7 +4652,7 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4652<p><hw>Dec"a-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <pos>pref.</pos> <ety>[Cf. <er>Ten</er>.]</ety> <def>A prefix, from Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk>, signifying <it>ten</it>;</def> <specif>specifically</specif> <fld>(Metric System)</fld>, <def>a prefix signifying the weight or measure that is <sig>ten times</sig> the principal unit.</def><br/ 4652<p><hw>Dec"a-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <pos>pref.</pos> <ety>[Cf. <er>Ten</er>.]</ety> <def>A prefix, from Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk>, signifying <it>ten</it>;</def> <specif>specifically</specif> <fld>(Metric System)</fld>, <def>a prefix signifying the weight or measure that is <sig>ten times</sig> the principal unit.</def><br/
4653[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4653[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4654 4654
4655<p>\'d8<hw>De*cac`e*ra"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>ke`ras</grk> a horn.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cephalopoda which includes the squids, cuttlefishes, and others having ten arms or tentacles; -- called also <altname>Decapoda</altname>. <altsp>[Written also <asp>Decacera</asp>.]</altsp> See <er>Dibranchiata</er>.</def></p> 4655<p><hw>De*cac`e*ra"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>ke`ras</grk> a horn.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cephalopoda which includes the squids, cuttlefishes, and others having ten arms or tentacles; -- called also <altname>Decapoda</altname>. <altsp>[Written also <asp>Decacera</asp>.]</altsp> See <er>Dibranchiata</er>.</def></p>
4656 4656
4657<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"a*chord</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dec`a*chor"don</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>deka`chordos</grk> tenstringed; <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>chordh`</grk> a string.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>An ancient Greek musical instrument of ten strings, resembling the harp.</def><br/ 4657<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"a*chord</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dec`a*chor"don</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>deka`chordos</grk> tenstringed; <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>chordh`</grk> a string.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>An ancient Greek musical instrument of ten strings, resembling the harp.</def><br/
4658[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4658[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -4701,7 +4701,7 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4701<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"a*gram</hw>, <hw>Dec"a*gramme</hw> }</mhw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82cagramme</ets>; Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + F. <ets>gramme</ets>. See <er>Gram</er>.]</ety> <def>A weight of the metric system; ten grams, equal to about 154.32 grains avoirdupois.</def><br/ 4701<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"a*gram</hw>, <hw>Dec"a*gramme</hw> }</mhw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82cagramme</ets>; Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + F. <ets>gramme</ets>. See <er>Gram</er>.]</ety> <def>A weight of the metric system; ten grams, equal to about 154.32 grains avoirdupois.</def><br/
4702[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4702[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4703 4703
4704<p>\'d8<hw>Dec`a*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <?/ a woman, a female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants characterized by having ten styles.</def></p> 4704<p><hw>Dec`a*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <?/ a woman, a female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants characterized by having ten styles.</def></p>
4705 4705
4706<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec`a*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dec*cag"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82cagyne</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Belonging to the Decagynia; having ten styles.</def><br/ 4706<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec`a*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dec*cag"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82cagyne</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Belonging to the Decagynia; having ten styles.</def><br/
4707[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4707[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -4757,7 +4757,7 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4757<p><cs><col><b>Decanal side</b></col>, <cd>the side of the choir on which the dean's tall is placed.</cd> -- <col><b>Decanal stall</b></col>, <cd>the stall allotted to the dean in the choir, on the right or south side of the chancel.</cd> <rj><au>Shipley.</au></rj></cs><br/ 4757<p><cs><col><b>Decanal side</b></col>, <cd>the side of the choir on which the dean's tall is placed.</cd> -- <col><b>Decanal stall</b></col>, <cd>the stall allotted to the dean in the choir, on the right or south side of the chancel.</cd> <rj><au>Shipley.</au></rj></cs><br/
4758[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4758[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4759 4759
4760<p>\'d8<hw>De*can"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <?/, <?/, a man.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants characterized by having ten stamens.</def></p> 4760<p><hw>De*can"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <?/, <?/, a man.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants characterized by having ten stamens.</def></p>
4761 4761
4762<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*can"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*can"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82candre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Belonging to the Decandria; having ten stamens.</def><br/ 4762<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*can"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*can"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82candre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Belonging to the Decandria; having ten stamens.</def><br/
4763[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4763[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -4768,7 +4768,7 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4768<p><hw>Dec*an"gu*lar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>deca-</ets> + <ets>angular</ets>.]</ety> <def>Having ten angles.</def><br/ 4768<p><hw>Dec*an"gu*lar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>deca-</ets> + <ets>angular</ets>.]</ety> <def>Having ten angles.</def><br/
4769[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4769[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4770 4770
4771<p>\'d8<hw>De*ca"ni</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L., lit., of the dean.]</ety> <def>Used of the side of the choir on which the dean's stall is placed; decanal; -- correlative to <contr>cantoris</contr>; <as>as, the decanal, or <ex>decani</ex>, side</as>.</def><br/ 4771<p><hw>De*ca"ni</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L., lit., of the dean.]</ety> <def>Used of the side of the choir on which the dean's stall is placed; decanal; -- correlative to <contr>cantoris</contr>; <as>as, the decanal, or <ex>decani</ex>, side</as>.</def><br/
4772[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4772[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4773 4773
4774<p><hw>De*cant"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Decanted</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Decanting</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82canter</ets> (cf. It. <ets>decantare</ets>), prop., to pour off from the edge of a vessel; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>de</ets>) + OF. <ets>cant</ets> (It. <ets>canto</ets>) edge, border, end. See <er>Cant</er> an edge.]</ety> <def>To pour off gently, as liquor, so as not to disturb the sediment; or to pour from one vessel into another; <as>as, to <ex>decant</ex> wine</as>.</def><br/ 4774<p><hw>De*cant"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Decanted</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Decanting</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82canter</ets> (cf. It. <ets>decantare</ets>), prop., to pour off from the edge of a vessel; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>de</ets>) + OF. <ets>cant</ets> (It. <ets>canto</ets>) edge, border, end. See <er>Cant</er> an edge.]</ety> <def>To pour off gently, as liquor, so as not to disturb the sediment; or to pour from one vessel into another; <as>as, to <ex>decant</ex> wine</as>.</def><br/
@@ -4807,7 +4807,7 @@ And thankfully rest <qex>debtor</qex> for the first.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></r
4807 4807
4808<p><-- p. 375 --></p> 4808<p><-- p. 375 --></p>
4809 4809
4810<p>\'d8<hw>De*cap"o*da</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*k<acr/p"<osl/*d<adot/)</pr>, <pos>prop. n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>poy`s</grk>, <grk>podo`s</grk>, foot.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The order of <class>Crustacea</class> which includes the shrimps, lobsters, crabs, etc.</def><br/ 4810<p><hw>De*cap"o*da</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*k<acr/p"<osl/*d<adot/)</pr>, <pos>prop. n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ka</grk> ten + <grk>poy`s</grk>, <grk>podo`s</grk>, foot.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The order of <class>Crustacea</class> which includes the shrimps, lobsters, crabs, etc.</def><br/
4811[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 4811[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
4812 4812
4813<p><note><hand/ They have a carapace, covering and uniting the somites of the head and thorax and inclosing a gill chamber on each side, and usually have five (rarely six) pairs of legs. They are divided into two principal groups: Brachyura and Macrura. Some writers recognize a third (Anomura) intermediate between the others.</note><br/ 4813<p><note><hand/ They have a carapace, covering and uniting the somites of the head and thorax and inclosing a gill chamber on each side, and usually have five (rarely six) pairs of legs. They are divided into two principal groups: Brachyura and Macrura. Some writers recognize a third (Anomura) intermediate between the others.</note><br/
@@ -5151,7 +5151,7 @@ From all her words and actions.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
5151<p><hw>De*cen"ni*al</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A tenth year or tenth anniversary.</def><br/ 5151<p><hw>De*cen"ni*al</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A tenth year or tenth anniversary.</def><br/
5152[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5152[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
5153 5153
5154<p>\'d8<hw>De*cen"ni*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Decenniums</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, L. <plw>Decennia</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>A period of ten years.</def> \'bdThe present <xex>decennium</xex>.\'b8 <au>Hallam.</au> \'bdThe last <xex>decennium</xex> of Chaucer's life.\'b8 <rj><au>A. W. Ward.</au></rj></p> 5154<p><hw>De*cen"ni*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Decenniums</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, L. <plw>Decennia</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>A period of ten years.</def> \'bdThe present <xex>decennium</xex>.\'b8 <au>Hallam.</au> \'bdThe last <xex>decennium</xex> of Chaucer's life.\'b8 <rj><au>A. W. Ward.</au></rj></p>
5155 5155
5156<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*cen"no*val</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*cen"no*va*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decem</ets> ten + <ets>novem</ets> nine.]</ety> <def>Pertaining to the number nineteen; of nineteen years.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Holder.</au></rj><br/ 5156<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*cen"no*val</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*cen"no*va*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decem</ets> ten + <ets>novem</ets> nine.]</ety> <def>Pertaining to the number nineteen; of nineteen years.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Holder.</au></rj><br/
5157[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5157[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -5338,10 +5338,10 @@ Betwixt ourselves let us <qex>decide</qex> it then.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj
5338<p><hw>De*cid"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who decides.</def><br/ 5338<p><hw>De*cid"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who decides.</def><br/
5339[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5339[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
5340 5340
5341<p>\'d8<hw>De*cid"u*a</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>deciduus</ets>. See <er>Deciduous</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The inner layer of the wall of the uterus, which envelops the embryo, forms a part of the placenta, and is discharged with it.</def><br/ 5341<p><hw>De*cid"u*a</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>deciduus</ets>. See <er>Deciduous</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The inner layer of the wall of the uterus, which envelops the embryo, forms a part of the placenta, and is discharged with it.</def><br/
5342[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5342[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
5343 5343
5344<p>\'d8<hw>De*cid`u*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of Mammalia in which a decidua is thrown off with, or after, the fetus, as in the human species.</def><br/ 5344<p><hw>De*cid`u*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of Mammalia in which a decidua is thrown off with, or after, the fetus, as in the human species.</def><br/
5345[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5345[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
5346 5346
5347<p><hw>De*cid"u*ate</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Possessed of, or characterized by, a decidua.</def><br/ 5347<p><hw>De*cid"u*ate</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Possessed of, or characterized by, a decidua.</def><br/
@@ -5425,7 +5425,7 @@ Betwixt ourselves let us <qex>decide</qex> it then.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj
5425<p><hw>Dec"i*ma`tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. LL. <ets>decimator</ets>.]</ety> <def>One who decimates.</def> <rj><au>South.</au></rj><br/ 5425<p><hw>Dec"i*ma`tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. LL. <ets>decimator</ets>.]</ety> <def>One who decimates.</def> <rj><au>South.</au></rj><br/
5426[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5426[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
5427 5427
5428<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`cime"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A French coin, the tenth part of a franc, equal to about two cents.</def></p> 5428<p><hw>D\'82`cime"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A French coin, the tenth part of a franc, equal to about two cents.</def></p>
5429 5429
5430<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"i*me`ter</hw>, <hw>Dec"i*me`tre</hw> }</mhw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82cim\'8atre</ets>; pref. <ets>d\'82ci-</ets> tenth (fr. L. <ets>decimus</ets>) + <ets>m\'8atre</ets>. See <er>Meter</er>.]</ety> <def>A measure of length in the metric system; one tenth of a meter, equal to 3.937 inches.</def><br/ 5430<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dec"i*me`ter</hw>, <hw>Dec"i*me`tre</hw> }</mhw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82cim\'8atre</ets>; pref. <ets>d\'82ci-</ets> tenth (fr. L. <ets>decimus</ets>) + <ets>m\'8atre</ets>. See <er>Meter</er>.]</ety> <def>A measure of length in the metric system; one tenth of a meter, equal to 3.937 inches.</def><br/
5431[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 5431[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -5830,7 +5830,7 @@ And then come smiling, and <qex>declare</qex> for fate.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qa
5830<p><hw>De*class"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Declassed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Declassing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82classer</ets>.]</ety> <def>To remove from a class; to separate or degrade from one's class.</def> <rj><au>North Am. Rev.</au></rj><br/ 5830<p><hw>De*class"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Declassed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Declassing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82classer</ets>.]</ety> <def>To remove from a class; to separate or degrade from one's class.</def> <rj><au>North Am. Rev.</au></rj><br/
5831[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 5831[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
5832 5832
5833<p>\'d8<hw>d\'82class\'82</hw> <pr>(d<asl/`kl<acr/`s<amac/", d<asl/`kl<aum/`s<amac/")</pr> <pos>adj.</pos> <ety>[F. Cf. F. <ets>d\'82classer</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>reduced or fallen in status, social position, class or rank; fallen from a high status or rank to a lower one.</def><br/ 5833<p><hw>d\'82class\'82</hw> <pr>(d<asl/`kl<acr/`s<amac/", d<asl/`kl<aum/`s<amac/")</pr> <pos>adj.</pos> <ety>[F. Cf. F. <ets>d\'82classer</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>reduced or fallen in status, social position, class or rank; fallen from a high status or rank to a lower one.</def><br/
5834[<source>PJC</source>]</p> 5834[<source>PJC</source>]</p>
5835 5835
5836<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>of inferior grade, rank, status, or prestige.</def><br/ 5836<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>of inferior grade, rank, status, or prestige.</def><br/
@@ -6119,13 +6119,13 @@ His weary wagon to the western vale.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
6119<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A painting representing the beheading of a saint or martyr, esp. of St. John the Baptist.</def><br/ 6119<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A painting representing the beheading of a saint or martyr, esp. of St. John the Baptist.</def><br/
6120[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6120[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6121 6121
6122<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`col`le*tage"</hw> <pr>(d<amac/`k<osl/`l'*t<adot/zh)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>D\'82collet\'82</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Costume)</fld> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The upper border or part of a low-cut (i.e., d\'82collet\'82) dress.</def><br/ 6122<p><hw>D\'82`col`le*tage"</hw> <pr>(d<amac/`k<osl/`l'*t<adot/zh)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>D\'82collet\'82</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Costume)</fld> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The upper border or part of a low-cut (i.e., d\'82collet\'82) dress.</def><br/
6123[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 6123[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
6124 6124
6125<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>the exposed upper parts of the breasts of a woman wearing a low-cut dress.</def><br/ 6125<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>the exposed upper parts of the breasts of a woman wearing a low-cut dress.</def><br/
6126[<source>PJC</source>]</p> 6126[<source>PJC</source>]</p>
6127 6127
6128<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`col`le*t\'82"</hw> <pr>(d<asl/`k<ocr/l`l<eit/*t<asl/")</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., p. p. of <ets>d\'82colleter</ets> to bare the neck and shoulders; <ets>d\'82-</ets> + <ets>collet</ets> collar, fr. L. <ets>collum</ets> neck.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Leaving the neck and shoulders uncovered; cut low in the neck, or low-necked, as a dress.</def><br/ 6128<p><hw>D\'82`col`le*t\'82"</hw> <pr>(d<asl/`k<ocr/l`l<eit/*t<asl/")</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., p. p. of <ets>d\'82colleter</ets> to bare the neck and shoulders; <ets>d\'82-</ets> + <ets>collet</ets> collar, fr. L. <ets>collum</ets> neck.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Leaving the neck and shoulders uncovered; cut low in the neck, or low-necked, as a dress.</def><br/
6129[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6129[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6130 6130
6131<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Wearing a d\'82collet\'82 gown.</def><br/ 6131<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Wearing a d\'82collet\'82 gown.</def><br/
@@ -6554,7 +6554,7 @@ Mine, both in heaven and earth to do thy will.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><b
6554<p><hw>De*crep"i*tude</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82cr\'82pitude</ets>.]</ety> <def>The broken state produced by decay and the infirmities of age; infirm old age.</def><br/ 6554<p><hw>De*crep"i*tude</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>d\'82cr\'82pitude</ets>.]</ety> <def>The broken state produced by decay and the infirmities of age; infirm old age.</def><br/
6555[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6555[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6556 6556
6557<p>\'d8<hw>De`cres*cen"do</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>With decreasing volume of sound; -- a direction to performers, either written upon the staff (abbreviated <xex>Dec</xex>., or <xex>Decresc</xex>.), or indicated by the sign.</def><br/ 6557<p><hw>De`cres*cen"do</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>With decreasing volume of sound; -- a direction to performers, either written upon the staff (abbreviated <xex>Dec</xex>., or <xex>Decresc</xex>.), or indicated by the sign.</def><br/
6558[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6558[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6559 6559
6560<p><hw>De*cres"cent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decrescens</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>decrescere</ets>. See <er>Decrease</er>.]</ety> <def>Becoming less by gradual diminution; decreasing; <as>as, a <ex>decrescent</ex> moon</as>.</def><br/ 6560<p><hw>De*cres"cent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decrescens</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>decrescere</ets>. See <er>Decrease</er>.]</ety> <def>Becoming less by gradual diminution; decreasing; <as>as, a <ex>decrescent</ex> moon</as>.</def><br/
@@ -6637,10 +6637,10 @@ Mine, both in heaven and earth to do thy will.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><b
6637<p><hw>Dec`u*ba"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From L. <ets>decubare</ets>; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>cubare</ets>. See <er>Decumbent</er>.]</ety> <def>Act of lying down; decumbence.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Evelyn.</au></rj><br/ 6637<p><hw>Dec`u*ba"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From L. <ets>decubare</ets>; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>cubare</ets>. See <er>Decumbent</er>.]</ety> <def>Act of lying down; decumbence.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Evelyn.</au></rj><br/
6638[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6638[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6639 6639
6640<p>\'d8<hw>De*cu"bi*tus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>cubare</ets>, to lie down: cf. F. <ets>d\'82cubitus</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>An attitude assumed in lying down; <as>as, the dorsal <ex>decubitus</ex></as>.</def><br/ 6640<p><hw>De*cu"bi*tus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>cubare</ets>, to lie down: cf. F. <ets>d\'82cubitus</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>An attitude assumed in lying down; <as>as, the dorsal <ex>decubitus</ex></as>.</def><br/
6641[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6641[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6642 6642
6643<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>D\'82`cu`lasse`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> Also, sometimes, Anglicized <hw>Dec`u*lass"ment</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr>.</mhw> <fld>(Ordnance)</fld> <def>An accidental blowing off of, or other serious damage to, the breechblock of a gun; also, a removal of the breechblock for the purpose of disabling the gun.</def><br/ 6643<p><mhw><hw>D\'82`cu`lasse`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> Also, sometimes, Anglicized <hw>Dec`u*lass"ment</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr>.</mhw> <fld>(Ordnance)</fld> <def>An accidental blowing off of, or other serious damage to, the breechblock of a gun; also, a removal of the breechblock for the purpose of disabling the gun.</def><br/
6644[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 6644[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
6645 6645
6646<p><hw>Dec"u*man</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decumanus</ets> of the tenth, and by metonymy, large, fr. <ets>decem</ets> ten.]</ety> <def>Large; chief; -- applied to an extraordinary billow, supposed by some to be every tenth in order. <mark>[R.]</mark> Also used substantively.</def> \'bdSuch <xex>decuman</xex> billows.\'b8 <au>Gauden.</au> \'bdThe baffled <xex>decuman</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Lowell.</au></rj></p> 6646<p><hw>Dec"u*man</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>decumanus</ets> of the tenth, and by metonymy, large, fr. <ets>decem</ets> ten.]</ety> <def>Large; chief; -- applied to an extraordinary billow, supposed by some to be every tenth in order. <mark>[R.]</mark> Also used substantively.</def> \'bdSuch <xex>decuman</xex> billows.\'b8 <au>Gauden.</au> \'bdThe baffled <xex>decuman</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Lowell.</au></rj></p>
@@ -6750,7 +6750,7 @@ Mine, both in heaven and earth to do thy will.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><b
6750<p><hw>Ded"a*lous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>See <er>D\'91dalous</er>.</def><br/ 6750<p><hw>Ded"a*lous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>See <er>D\'91dalous</er>.</def><br/
6751[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6751[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6752 6752
6753<p>\'d8<hw>De*dans"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Court Tennis)</fld> <def>A division, at one end of a tennis court, for spectators.</def><br/ 6753<p><hw>De*dans"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Court Tennis)</fld> <def>A division, at one end of a tennis court, for spectators.</def><br/
6754[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6754[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6755 6755
6756<p><hw>Dede</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dead.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/ 6756<p><hw>Dede</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dead.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/
@@ -6832,7 +6832,7 @@ Mine, both in heaven and earth to do thy will.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><b
6832<p><hw>Ded"i*ca*to*ry</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Dedication.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/ 6832<p><hw>Ded"i*ca*to*ry</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Dedication.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/
6833[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6833[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6834 6834
6835<p>\'d8<hw>Ded"i*mus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dedimus</ets> we have given, fr. <ets>dare</ets> to give. So called because the writ began, <ets>Dedimus potestatem</ets>, etc.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A writ to commission private persons to do some act in place of a judge, as to examine a witness, etc.</def> <rj><au>Bouvier.</au></rj><br/ 6835<p><hw>Ded"i*mus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dedimus</ets> we have given, fr. <ets>dare</ets> to give. So called because the writ began, <ets>Dedimus potestatem</ets>, etc.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A writ to commission private persons to do some act in place of a judge, as to examine a witness, etc.</def> <rj><au>Bouvier.</au></rj><br/
6836[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6836[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6837 6837
6838<p><hw>De*di"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deditio</ets>, fr. <ets>dedere</ets> to give away, surrender; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>dare</ets> to give.]</ety> <def>The act of yielding; surrender.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir M. Hale.</au></rj><br/ 6838<p><hw>De*di"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deditio</ets>, fr. <ets>dedere</ets> to give away, surrender; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>dare</ets> to give.]</ety> <def>The act of yielding; surrender.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir M. Hale.</au></rj><br/
@@ -6960,7 +6960,7 @@ From any use that pleased him.</q> <rj><qau>Mrs. Browning.</qau></rj><br/
6960<p><hw>De*duct"ive*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By deduction; by way of inference; by consequence.</def> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/ 6960<p><hw>De*duct"ive*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By deduction; by way of inference; by consequence.</def> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/
6961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6962 6962
6963<p>\'d8<hw>De*duc"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., a guide. See <er>Deduce</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The pilot whale or blackfish.</def><br/ 6963<p><hw>De*duc"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., a guide. See <er>Deduce</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The pilot whale or blackfish.</def><br/
6964[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 6964[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
6965 6965
6966<p><hw>De*duit"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82duit</ets>. Cf. <er>Deduct</er>.]</ety> <def>Delight; pleasure.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/ 6966<p><hw>De*duit"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82duit</ets>. Cf. <er>Deduct</er>.]</ety> <def>Delight; pleasure.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/
@@ -7369,13 +7369,13 @@ Is the king's ship in the <qex>deep</qex> nook.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br
7369<p><hw>de-escalation</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a reduction in intensity (of a crisis or a war).</def><br/ 7369<p><hw>de-escalation</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a reduction in intensity (of a crisis or a war).</def><br/
7370[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 7370[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
7371 7371
7372<p>\'d8<hw>De*e"sis</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*<emac/"s<icr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`hsis</grk> supplication.]</ety> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>An invocation of, or address to, the Supreme Being.</def><br/ 7372<p><hw>De*e"sis</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*<emac/"s<icr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`hsis</grk> supplication.]</ety> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>An invocation of, or address to, the Supreme Being.</def><br/
7373[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 7373[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
7374 7374
7375<p><hw>De"ess</hw> <pr>(d<esl/"<ecr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82esse</ets>, fem. of <ets>dieu</ets> god.]</ety> <def>A goddess.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Croft.</au></rj><br/ 7375<p><hw>De"ess</hw> <pr>(d<esl/"<ecr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82esse</ets>, fem. of <ets>dieu</ets> god.]</ety> <def>A goddess.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Croft.</au></rj><br/
7376[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 7376[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
7377 7377
7378<p>\'d8<hw>Deev</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Hind. & Pers. Myth.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dev</er>.</def><br/ 7378<p><hw>Deev</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Hind. & Pers. Myth.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dev</er>.</def><br/
7379[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 7379[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
7380 7380
7381<p><hw>De*face"</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*f<amac/s")</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Defaced</conjf> <pr>(d<esl/*f<amac/st")</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Defacing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[OE. <ets>defacen</ets> to disfigure, efface, OF. <ets>desfacier</ets>; L. <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>facies</ets> face. See <er>Face</er>, and cf. <er>Efface</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To destroy or mar the face or external appearance of; to disfigure; to injure, spoil, or mar, by effacing or obliterating important features or portions of; <as>as, to <ex>deface</ex> a monument; to <ex>deface</ex> an edifice; to <ex>deface</ex> writing; to <ex>deface</ex> a note, deed, or bond; to <ex>deface</ex> a record.</as></def> \'bdThis high face <xex>defaced</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Emerson.</au></rj><br/ 7381<p><hw>De*face"</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*f<amac/s")</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Defaced</conjf> <pr>(d<esl/*f<amac/st")</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Defacing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[OE. <ets>defacen</ets> to disfigure, efface, OF. <ets>desfacier</ets>; L. <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>facies</ets> face. See <er>Face</er>, and cf. <er>Efface</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To destroy or mar the face or external appearance of; to disfigure; to injure, spoil, or mar, by effacing or obliterating important features or portions of; <as>as, to <ex>deface</ex> a monument; to <ex>deface</ex> an edifice; to <ex>deface</ex> writing; to <ex>deface</ex> a note, deed, or bond; to <ex>deface</ex> a record.</as></def> \'bdThis high face <xex>defaced</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Emerson.</au></rj><br/
@@ -7408,7 +7408,7 @@ Is the king's ship in the <qex>deep</qex> nook.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br
7408<p><hw>De*fa"cer</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who, or that which, defaces or disfigures.</def><br/ 7408<p><hw>De*fa"cer</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who, or that which, defaces or disfigures.</def><br/
7409[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 7409[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
7410 7410
7411<p>\'d8<hw>De` fac"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>Actually; in fact; in reality; <as>as, a king <ex>de facto</ex>, -- distinguished from a king <ex>de jure</ex>, or by right</as>.</def><br/ 7411<p><hw>De` fac"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>Actually; in fact; in reality; <as>as, a king <ex>de facto</ex>, -- distinguished from a king <ex>de jure</ex>, or by right</as>.</def><br/
7412[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 7412[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
7413 7413
7414<p><hw>De*fail"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82faillir</ets> to fail; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>de</ets>) + <ets>faillir</ets>. See <er>Fail</er>, and cf. <er>Default</er>.]</ety> <def>To cause to fail.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 7414<p><hw>De*fail"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82faillir</ets> to fail; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>de</ets>) + <ets>faillir</ets>. See <er>Fail</er>, and cf. <er>Default</er>.]</ety> <def>To cause to fail.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -8687,7 +8687,7 @@ Should look so near upon her foul <qex>deformities</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</
8687<p><hw>de*fy"</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*f<imac/")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A challenge.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Dryden.</au></rj><br/ 8687<p><hw>de*fy"</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*f<imac/")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A challenge.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Dryden.</au></rj><br/
8688[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 8688[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
8689 8689
8690<p>\'d8<hw>d\'82`ga`g\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., p. p. of <ets>d\'82gager</ets> to disengage. See <er>De-</er>, 1st Gage, and cf. <er>Disgage</er>.]</ety> <def>Unconstrained; easy; free.</def> <rj><au>Vanbrugh.</au></rj></p> 8690<p><hw>d\'82`ga`g\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., p. p. of <ets>d\'82gager</ets> to disengage. See <er>De-</er>, 1st Gage, and cf. <er>Disgage</er>.]</ety> <def>Unconstrained; easy; free.</def> <rj><au>Vanbrugh.</au></rj></p>
8691 8691
8692<p><q>A graceful and <qex>d\'82gag\'82</qex> manner.</q> <rj><qau>Poe.</qau></rj><br/ 8692<p><q>A graceful and <qex>d\'82gag\'82</qex> manner.</q> <rj><qau>Poe.</qau></rj><br/
8693[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 8693[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
@@ -8927,7 +8927,7 @@ Should look so near upon her foul <qex>deformities</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</
8927<p><hw>de*grad"ing*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>In a degrading manner.</def><br/ 8927<p><hw>de*grad"ing*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>In a degrading manner.</def><br/
8928[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 8928[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
8929 8929
8930<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>D\'82`gras"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Deg"ras</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.; cf. F. <ets>gras</ets>, a. & n., fat.]</ety> <def>A semisolid emulsion produced by the treatment of certain skins with oxidized fish oil, which extracts their soluble albuminoids. It was formerly solely a by-product of chamois leather manufacture, but is now made for its own sake, being valuable as a dressing for hides.</def><br/ 8930<p><mhw><hw>D\'82`gras"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Deg"ras</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.; cf. F. <ets>gras</ets>, a. & n., fat.]</ety> <def>A semisolid emulsion produced by the treatment of certain skins with oxidized fish oil, which extracts their soluble albuminoids. It was formerly solely a by-product of chamois leather manufacture, but is now made for its own sake, being valuable as a dressing for hides.</def><br/
8931[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 8931[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
8932 8932
8933<p><hw>Deg`ra*va"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>degravare</ets>, <ets>degravatum</ets>, to make heavy. See <er>Grave</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <def>The act of making heavy.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bailey.</au></rj><br/ 8933<p><hw>Deg`ra*va"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>degravare</ets>, <ets>degravatum</ets>, to make heavy. See <er>Grave</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <def>The act of making heavy.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bailey.</au></rj><br/
@@ -9001,7 +9001,7 @@ Should look so near upon her foul <qex>deformities</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</
9001<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>gradually decreasing in rate on sums below a certain amount.</def><br/ 9001<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>gradually decreasing in rate on sums below a certain amount.</def><br/
9002[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 9002[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
9003 9003
9004<p>\'d8<hw>De"gu</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small South American rodent (<spn>Octodon Cumingii</spn>), of the family <fam>Octodontid\'91</fam>.</def><br/ 9004<p><hw>De"gu</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small South American rodent (<spn>Octodon Cumingii</spn>), of the family <fam>Octodontid\'91</fam>.</def><br/
9005[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9005[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9006 9006
9007<p><hw>De*gum"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Degummed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Degumming</conjf>.]</vmorph> <def>To deprive of, or free from, gum; <as>as, to <ex>degum</ex> ramie</as>.</def><br/ 9007<p><hw>De*gum"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Degummed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Degumming</conjf>.]</vmorph> <def>To deprive of, or free from, gum; <as>as, to <ex>degum</ex> ramie</as>.</def><br/
@@ -9034,10 +9034,10 @@ Should look so near upon her foul <qex>deformities</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</
9034<p><hw>De*horn"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dehorned</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dehorning</conjf>.]</vmorph> <def>To deprive of horns; to prevent the growth of the horns of (cattle) by burning their ends soon after they start. See <er>Dishorn</er>.</def> \'bd<xex>Dehorning</xex> cattle.\'b8 <rj><au>Farm Journal (1886).</au></rj><br/ 9034<p><hw>De*horn"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dehorned</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dehorning</conjf>.]</vmorph> <def>To deprive of horns; to prevent the growth of the horns of (cattle) by burning their ends soon after they start. See <er>Dishorn</er>.</def> \'bd<xex>Dehorning</xex> cattle.\'b8 <rj><au>Farm Journal (1886).</au></rj><br/
9035[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9035[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9036 9036
9037<p>\'d8<hw>De*hors"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>prep.</pos> <ety>[F., outside.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Out of; without; foreign to; out of the agreement, record, will, or other instrument.</def><br/ 9037<p><hw>De*hors"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>prep.</pos> <ety>[F., outside.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Out of; without; foreign to; out of the agreement, record, will, or other instrument.</def><br/
9038[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9038[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9039 9039
9040<p>\'d8<hw>De*hors"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Mil.)</fld> <def>All sorts of outworks in general, at a distance from the main works; any advanced works for protection or cover.</def> <rj><au>Farrow.</au></rj><br/ 9040<p><hw>De*hors"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Mil.)</fld> <def>All sorts of outworks in general, at a distance from the main works; any advanced works for protection or cover.</def> <rj><au>Farrow.</au></rj><br/
9041[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9041[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9042 9042
9043<p><hw>De*hort"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dehorted</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dehorting</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>dehortari</ets>; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>hortari</ets> to urge, exhort.]</ety> <def>To urge to abstain or refrain; to dissuade.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 9043<p><hw>De*hort"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dehorted</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dehorting</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>dehortari</ets>; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>hortari</ets> to urge, exhort.]</ety> <def>To urge to abstain or refrain; to dissuade.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -9200,16 +9200,16 @@ Those craven ranks to see.</q> <rj><qau>Macaulay.</qau></rj><br/
9200<p><cs><col><b>Deil's buckie</b></col>. <cd>See under <er>Buckie</er>.</cd></cs><br/ 9200<p><cs><col><b>Deil's buckie</b></col>. <cd>See under <er>Buckie</er>.</cd></cs><br/
9201[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9201[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9202 9202
9203<p>\'d8<hw>Dei*noc"e*ras</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinoceras</er>.</def><br/ 9203<p><hw>Dei*noc"e*ras</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinoceras</er>.</def><br/
9204[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9204[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9205 9205
9206<p>\'d8<hw>Dei*nor"nis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinornis</er>.</def><br/ 9206<p><hw>Dei*nor"nis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinornis</er>.</def><br/
9207[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9207[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9208 9208
9209<p>\'d8<hw>Dei"no*saur</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"n<osl/*s<add/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinosaur</er>.</def><br/ 9209<p><hw>Dei"no*saur</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"n<osl/*s<add/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinosaur</er>.</def><br/
9210[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9210[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9211 9211
9212<p>\'d8<hw>Dei`no*the"ri*um</hw> <pr>(d<imac/`n<osl/*th<emac/"r<icr/*<ucr/m)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinotherium</er>.</def><br/ 9212<p><hw>Dei`no*the"ri*um</hw> <pr>(d<imac/`n<osl/*th<emac/"r<icr/*<ucr/m)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dinotherium</er>.</def><br/
9213[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9213[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9214 9214
9215<p><hw>De*in"te*grate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deintegrare</ets> to impair; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>integrare</ets> to make whole.]</ety> <def>To disintegrate.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark></p> 9215<p><hw>De*in"te*grate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deintegrare</ets> to impair; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>integrare</ets> to make whole.]</ety> <def>To disintegrate.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark></p>
@@ -9324,7 +9324,7 @@ Of Egypt.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
9324<p><hw>De*ject"</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dejectus</ets>, p. p.]</ety> <def>Dejected.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 9324<p><hw>De*ject"</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dejectus</ets>, p. p.]</ety> <def>Dejected.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
9325[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9325[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9326 9326
9327<p>\'d8<hw>De*jec"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., neut. pl. from L. <ets>dejectus</ets>, p. p.]</ety> <def>Excrements; <as>as, the <ex>dejecta</ex> of the sick</as>.</def><br/ 9327<p><hw>De*jec"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., neut. pl. from L. <ets>dejectus</ets>, p. p.]</ety> <def>Excrements; <as>as, the <ex>dejecta</ex> of the sick</as>.</def><br/
9328[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9328[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9329 9329
9330<p><hw>De*ject"ed</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Cast down; afflicted; low-spirited; sad; <as>as, a <ex>dejected</ex> look or countenance</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*ject"ed*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>De*ject"ed*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/ 9330<p><hw>De*ject"ed</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Cast down; afflicted; low-spirited; sad; <as>as, a <ex>dejected</ex> look or countenance</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*ject"ed*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>De*ject"ed*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/
@@ -9377,16 +9377,16 @@ Our frailty can sustain, thy tidings bring.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
9377<p><hw>Dej`er*a"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dejeratio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of swearing solemnly.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Hall.</au></rj><br/ 9377<p><hw>Dej`er*a"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dejeratio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of swearing solemnly.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Hall.</au></rj><br/
9378[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9378[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9379 9379
9380<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`jeu`n\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A d\'82jeuner.</def><br/ 9380<p><hw>D\'82`jeu`n\'82"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A d\'82jeuner.</def><br/
9381[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9381[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9382 9382
9383<p><q>Take a <qex>d\'82jeun\'82</qex> of muskadel and eggs.</q> <rj><qau>B. Jonson.</qau></rj><br/ 9383<p><q>Take a <qex>d\'82jeun\'82</qex> of muskadel and eggs.</q> <rj><qau>B. Jonson.</qau></rj><br/
9384[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9384[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9385 9385
9386<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`jeu`ner"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82jeuner</ets> breakfast, as a verb, to breakfast. Cf. <er>Dinner</er>.]</ety> <def>A breakfast; sometimes, also, a lunch or collation.</def><br/ 9386<p><hw>D\'82`jeu`ner"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82jeuner</ets> breakfast, as a verb, to breakfast. Cf. <er>Dinner</er>.]</ety> <def>A breakfast; sometimes, also, a lunch or collation.</def><br/
9387[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9387[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9388 9388
9389<p>\'d8<hw>De` ju"re</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>By right; of right; by law; -- often opposed to <contr>de facto</contr>.</def><br/ 9389<p><hw>De` ju"re</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>By right; of right; by law; -- often opposed to <contr>de facto</contr>.</def><br/
9390[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9390[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9391 9391
9392<p><hw>Dek"a-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <fld>(Metric System)</fld> <def>A prefix signifying <sig>ten</sig>. See <er>Deca-</er>.</def><br/ 9392<p><hw>Dek"a-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <fld>(Metric System)</fld> <def>A prefix signifying <sig>ten</sig>. See <er>Deca-</er>.</def><br/
@@ -9551,7 +9551,7 @@ The huddling brook to hear his madrigal.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
9551<p><hw>De*lay"ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Hindrance.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Gower.</au></rj><br/ 9551<p><hw>De*lay"ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Hindrance.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Gower.</au></rj><br/
9552[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9552[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9553 9553
9554<p>\'d8<hw>Del` cred"er*e</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., of belief or trust.]</ety> <fld>(Mercantile Law)</fld> <def>An agreement by which an agent or factor, in consideration of an additional premium or commission (called a <xex>del credere</xex> commission), engages, when he sells goods on credit, to insure, warrant, or guarantee to his principal the solvency of the purchaser, the engagement of the factor being to pay the debt himself if it is not punctually discharged by the buyer when it becomes due.</def><br/ 9554<p><hw>Del` cred"er*e</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[It., of belief or trust.]</ety> <fld>(Mercantile Law)</fld> <def>An agreement by which an agent or factor, in consideration of an additional premium or commission (called a <xex>del credere</xex> commission), engages, when he sells goods on credit, to insure, warrant, or guarantee to his principal the solvency of the purchaser, the engagement of the factor being to pay the debt himself if it is not punctually discharged by the buyer when it becomes due.</def><br/
9555[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9555[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9556 9556
9557<p><hw>De"le</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>imperative sing.</pos> <mord>of L. <xex>delere</xex> to destroy</mord>. <ety>[Cf. <er>Delete</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Print.)</fld> <def>Erase; remove; -- a direction to cancel something which has been put in type; usually expressed by a peculiar form of <xex>d</xex>, thus: <dele/.</def><br/ 9557<p><hw>De"le</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>imperative sing.</pos> <mord>of L. <xex>delere</xex> to destroy</mord>. <ety>[Cf. <er>Delete</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Print.)</fld> <def>Erase; remove; -- a direction to cancel something which has been put in type; usually expressed by a peculiar form of <xex>d</xex>, thus: <dele/.</def><br/
@@ -9584,7 +9584,7 @@ The huddling brook to hear his madrigal.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
9584<p><hw>De`lec*ta"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delectatio</ets>: cf. F. <ets>d\'82lectation</ets>.]</ety> <def>Great pleasure; delight.</def><br/ 9584<p><hw>De`lec*ta"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delectatio</ets>: cf. F. <ets>d\'82lectation</ets>.]</ety> <def>Great pleasure; delight.</def><br/
9585[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9585[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9586 9586
9587<p>\'d8<hw>De*lec"tus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., selection, from <ets>deligere</ets>, <ets>delectum</ets>, to select.]</ety> <def>A name given to an elementary book for learners of Latin or Greek.</def> <rj><au>G. Eliot.</au></rj><br/ 9587<p><hw>De*lec"tus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., selection, from <ets>deligere</ets>, <ets>delectum</ets>, to select.]</ety> <def>A name given to an elementary book for learners of Latin or Greek.</def> <rj><au>G. Eliot.</au></rj><br/
9588[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9588[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9589 9589
9590<p><hw>Del`e*ga*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Delegate</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of delegating, or state of being delegated; deputed power.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 9590<p><hw>Del`e*ga*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Delegate</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of delegating, or state of being delegated; deputed power.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -9639,7 +9639,7 @@ The huddling brook to hear his madrigal.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
9639<p><hw>Del"e*ga*to*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delegatorius</ets> pert. to an assignment.]</ety> <def>Holding a delegated position.</def> <rj><au>Nash.</au></rj><br/ 9639<p><hw>Del"e*ga*to*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delegatorius</ets> pert. to an assignment.]</ety> <def>Holding a delegated position.</def> <rj><au>Nash.</au></rj><br/
9640[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9640[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9641 9641
9642<p>\'d8<hw>De*len"da</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>delere</ets> to destroy.]</ety> <def>Things to be erased or blotted out.</def><br/ 9642<p><hw>De*len"da</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>delere</ets> to destroy.]</ety> <def>Things to be erased or blotted out.</def><br/
9643[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 9643[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
9644 9644
9645<p><hw>Del`e*nif"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delenificus</ets>; <ets>delenire</ets> to soothe + <ets>facere</ets> to make. See <er>Lenient</er>.]</ety> <def>Assuaging pain.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bailey.</au></rj><br/ 9645<p><hw>Del`e*nif"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delenificus</ets>; <ets>delenire</ets> to soothe + <ets>facere</ets> to make. See <er>Lenient</er>.]</ety> <def>Assuaging pain.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bailey.</au></rj><br/
@@ -10166,7 +10166,7 @@ Smiles with gay fruits or with <qex>delightful</qex> green.</q> <rj><qau>Addison
10166<p><hw>De*liq`ui*a"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of deliquiating.</def><br/ 10166<p><hw>De*liq`ui*a"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of deliquiating.</def><br/
10167[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10167[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10168 10168
10169<p>\'d8<hw>De*liq"ui*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Deliquiate</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A melting or dissolution in the air, or in a moist place; a liquid condition; <as>as, a salt falls into a <ex>deliquium</ex></as>.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><-- the result of deliquescence --><br/ 10169<p><hw>De*liq"ui*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Deliquiate</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A melting or dissolution in the air, or in a moist place; a liquid condition; <as>as, a salt falls into a <ex>deliquium</ex></as>.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><-- the result of deliquescence --><br/
10170[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10170[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10171 10171
10172<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A sinking away; a swooning.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bacon.</au></rj><br/ 10172<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A sinking away; a swooning.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bacon.</au></rj><br/
@@ -10413,7 +10413,7 @@ And carry it sweetly and <qex>deliverly</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></r
10413<p><q>Sweet doxies and <qex>dells</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>B. Jonson.</qau></rj><br/ 10413<p><q>Sweet doxies and <qex>dells</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>B. Jonson.</qau></rj><br/
10414[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10414[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10415 10415
10416<p>\'d8<hw>Del"la Crus"ca</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <def>A shortened form of <xex>Accademia della Crusca</xex>, an academy in Florence, Italy, founded in the 16th century, especially for conserving the purity of the Italian language.</def><br/ 10416<p><hw>Del"la Crus"ca</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <def>A shortened form of <xex>Accademia della Crusca</xex>, an academy in Florence, Italy, founded in the 16th century, especially for conserving the purity of the Italian language.</def><br/
10417[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10417[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10418 10418
10419<p><note><hand/ The Accademia della Crusca (literally, <xex>academy of the bran</xex> or <xex>chaff</xex>) was so called in allusion to its chief object of bolting or purifying the national language.</note><br/ 10419<p><note><hand/ The Accademia della Crusca (literally, <xex>academy of the bran</xex> or <xex>chaff</xex>) was so called in allusion to its chief object of bolting or purifying the national language.</note><br/
@@ -10425,10 +10425,10 @@ And carry it sweetly and <qex>deliverly</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></r
10425<p><cs><col><b>The Dellacruscan School</b></col>, <cd>a name given in satire to a class of affected English writers, most of whom lived in Florence, about <sc>a. d.</sc> 1785.</cd></cs><br/ 10425<p><cs><col><b>The Dellacruscan School</b></col>, <cd>a name given in satire to a class of affected English writers, most of whom lived in Florence, about <sc>a. d.</sc> 1785.</cd></cs><br/
10426[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10426[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10427 10427
10428<p>\'d8<hw>De"loo</hw> <pr>(d<asl/"l<omac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The duykerbok.</def><br/ 10428<p><hw>De"loo</hw> <pr>(d<asl/"l<omac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The duykerbok.</def><br/
10429[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10429[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10430 10430
10431<p>\'d8<hw>De*loul"</hw> <pr>(d<asl/*l<oomac/l")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Prob. of Arabic or Bedouin origin.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A special breed of the dromedary used for rapid traveling; the swift camel; -- called also <altname>herire</altname>, and <altname>maharik</altname>.</def><br/ 10431<p><hw>De*loul"</hw> <pr>(d<asl/*l<oomac/l")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Prob. of Arabic or Bedouin origin.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A special breed of the dromedary used for rapid traveling; the swift camel; -- called also <altname>herire</altname>, and <altname>maharik</altname>.</def><br/
10432[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10432[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10433 10433
10434<p><hw>Delph</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Delftware.</def><br/ 10434<p><hw>Delph</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Delftware.</def><br/
@@ -10472,10 +10472,10 @@ And carry it sweetly and <qex>deliverly</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></r
10472<p><hw>Del"phi*noid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delphinus</ets> a dolphin + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to, or resembling, the dolphin.</def><br/ 10472<p><hw>Del"phi*noid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delphinus</ets> a dolphin + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to, or resembling, the dolphin.</def><br/
10473[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10473[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10474 10474
10475<p>\'d8<hw>Del`phi*noi"de*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cetacea which comprises the dolphins, porpoises, and related forms.</def><br/ 10475<p><hw>Del`phi*noi"de*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cetacea which comprises the dolphins, porpoises, and related forms.</def><br/
10476[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10476[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10477 10477
10478<p>\'d8<hw>Del*phi"nus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., a dolphin, fr. Gr. <grk>delfi`s</grk>, <grk>delfi`n</grk>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of Cetacea, including the dolphin. See <er>Dolphin</er>, 1.</def><br/ 10478<p><hw>Del*phi"nus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., a dolphin, fr. Gr. <grk>delfi`s</grk>, <grk>delfi`n</grk>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of Cetacea, including the dolphin. See <er>Dolphin</er>, 1.</def><br/
10479[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10479[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10480 10480
10481<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Astron.)</fld> <def>The Dolphin, a constellation near the equator and east of Aquila.</def><br/ 10481<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Astron.)</fld> <def>The Dolphin, a constellation near the equator and east of Aquila.</def><br/
@@ -10505,7 +10505,7 @@ And carry it sweetly and <qex>deliverly</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></r
10505<p><hw>Del*ta"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Relating to, or like, a delta.</def><br/ 10505<p><hw>Del*ta"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Relating to, or like, a delta.</def><br/
10506[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10506[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10507 10507
10508<p>\'d8<hw>Del*thy"ris</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk> the name of the letter <DELTA/ + <grk>thy`ra</grk> door.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A name formerly given to certain Silurian brachiopod shells of the genus <er>Spirifer</er>.</def><br/ 10508<p><hw>Del*thy"ris</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk> the name of the letter <DELTA/ + <grk>thy`ra</grk> door.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A name formerly given to certain Silurian brachiopod shells of the genus <er>Spirifer</er>.</def><br/
10509[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10509[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10510 10510
10511<p><cs><col><b>Delthyris limestone</b></col> <fld>(Geol.)</fld>, <cd>one of the divisions of the Upper Silurian rocks in New York.</cd></cs><br/ 10511<p><cs><col><b>Delthyris limestone</b></col> <fld>(Geol.)</fld>, <cd>one of the divisions of the Upper Silurian rocks in New York.</cd></cs><br/
@@ -10514,7 +10514,7 @@ And carry it sweetly and <qex>deliverly</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></r
10514<p><hw>Del"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Deltaic.</def><br/ 10514<p><hw>Del"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Deltaic.</def><br/
10515[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10515[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10516 10516
10517<p>\'d8<hw>Del*tid"i*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk>, the letter <DELTA/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The triangular space under the beak of many brachiopod shells.</def><br/ 10517<p><hw>Del*tid"i*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk>, the letter <DELTA/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The triangular space under the beak of many brachiopod shells.</def><br/
10518[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10518[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10519 10519
10520<p><hw>Del`to*he"dron</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk>, the letter <DELTA/ + <grk>'e`dra</grk> seat, base.]</ety> <fld>(Crystallog.)</fld> <def>A solid bounded by twelve quadrilateral faces. It is a hemihedral form of the isometric system, allied to the tetrahedron.</def><br/ 10520<p><hw>Del`to*he"dron</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`lta</grk>, the letter <DELTA/ + <grk>'e`dra</grk> seat, base.]</ety> <fld>(Crystallog.)</fld> <def>A solid bounded by twelve quadrilateral faces. It is a hemihedral form of the isometric system, allied to the tetrahedron.</def><br/
@@ -10585,7 +10585,7 @@ With ever-burning sulphur unconsumed.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
10585Shall <qex>deluge</qex> all.</q> <rj><qau>Pope.</qau></rj><br/ 10585Shall <qex>deluge</qex> all.</q> <rj><qau>Pope.</qau></rj><br/
10586[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10586[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10587 10587
10588<p>\'d8<hw>De*lun"dung</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An East Indian carnivorous mammal (<spn>Prionodon gracilis</spn>), resembling the civets, but without scent pouches. It is handsomely spotted.</def><br/ 10588<p><hw>De*lun"dung</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An East Indian carnivorous mammal (<spn>Prionodon gracilis</spn>), resembling the civets, but without scent pouches. It is handsomely spotted.</def><br/
10589[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10589[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10590 10590
10591<p><hw>De*lu"sion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delusio</ets>, fr. <ets>deludere</ets>. See <er>Delude</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of deluding; deception; a misleading of the mind.</def> <rj><au>Pope.</au></rj><br/ 10591<p><hw>De*lu"sion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>delusio</ets>, fr. <ets>deludere</ets>. See <er>Delude</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of deluding; deception; a misleading of the mind.</def> <rj><au>Pope.</au></rj><br/
@@ -10900,7 +10900,7 @@ How narrow our <qex>demeans</qex> are.</q> <rj><qau>Massinger.</qau></rj><br/
10900<syn><b>Syn. --</b> dementia.</syn><br/ 10900<syn><b>Syn. --</b> dementia.</syn><br/
10901[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 10901[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
10902 10902
10903<p>\'d8<hw>De*men"ti*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>demens</ets>. See <er>Dement</er>.]</ety> <def>Insanity; madness; esp. that form which consists in weakness or total loss of thought and reason; mental imbecility; idiocy.</def><br/ 10903<p><hw>De*men"ti*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>demens</ets>. See <er>Dement</er>.]</ety> <def>Insanity; madness; esp. that form which consists in weakness or total loss of thought and reason; mental imbecility; idiocy.</def><br/
10904[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 10904[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
10905 10905
10906<p><hw>De*meph"i*tize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Demephitized</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Demephitizing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>m\'82phitiser</ets> to infect with <ets>mephitis</ets>.]</ety> <def>To purify from mephitic or foul air.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*meph`i*ti*za"tion</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/ 10906<p><hw>De*meph"i*tize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Demephitized</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Demephitizing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>m\'82phitiser</ets> to infect with <ets>mephitis</ets>.]</ety> <def>To purify from mephitic or foul air.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*meph`i*ti*za"tion</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/
@@ -11058,7 +11058,7 @@ How narrow our <qex>demeans</qex> are.</q> <rj><qau>Massinger.</qau></rj><br/
11058<p><hw>Dem"i*rep`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Contr. fr. <ets>demi-reputation</ets>.]</ety> <def>A woman of doubtful reputation or suspected character; an adventuress.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark> <rj><au>De Quincey.</au></rj><br/ 11058<p><hw>Dem"i*rep`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Contr. fr. <ets>demi-reputation</ets>.]</ety> <def>A woman of doubtful reputation or suspected character; an adventuress.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark> <rj><au>De Quincey.</au></rj><br/
11059[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11059[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11060 11060
11061<p>\'d8<hw>Dem"i-ri*lie"vo</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>demi-</ets> + It. <ets>rilievo</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Half relief; sculpture in relief of which the figures project from the background by one half their full roundness.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A work of sculpture of the above character. See <er>Alto-rilievo</er>.</def><br/ 11061<p><hw>Dem"i-ri*lie"vo</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>demi-</ets> + It. <ets>rilievo</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Half relief; sculpture in relief of which the figures project from the background by one half their full roundness.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A work of sculpture of the above character. See <er>Alto-rilievo</er>.</def><br/
11062[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11062[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11063 11063
11064<p><hw>De*mis`a*bil"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>The state of being demisable.</def><br/ 11064<p><hw>De*mis`a*bil"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>The state of being demisable.</def><br/
@@ -11161,7 +11161,7 @@ And abject thrall.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
11161<p><hw>De*mit"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of demitting; also, a letter, certificate, or the like, certifying that a person has (honorably) demitted, as from a Masonic lodge.</def><br/ 11161<p><hw>De*mit"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of demitting; also, a letter, certificate, or the like, certifying that a person has (honorably) demitted, as from a Masonic lodge.</def><br/
11162[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 11162[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
11163 11163
11164<p>\'d8<hw>De*mi"-tasse"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., half cup.]</ety> <def>A small cup for, or of, black coffee.</def><br/ 11164<p><hw>De*mi"-tasse"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., half cup.]</ety> <def>A small cup for, or of, black coffee.</def><br/
11165[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 11165[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
11166 11166
11167<p><hw>Dem"i*tint`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>That part of a painting, engraving, or the like, which is neither in full darkness nor full light.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>The shade itself; neither the darkest nor the lightest in a composition. Also called <xex>half tint</xex>.</def><br/ 11167<p><hw>Dem"i*tint`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>That part of a painting, engraving, or the like, which is neither in full darkness nor full light.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>The shade itself; neither the darkest nor the lightest in a composition. Also called <xex>half tint</xex>.</def><br/
@@ -11279,7 +11279,7 @@ Of <qex>Demogorgon</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
11279<p><hw>de*mog"ra*phy</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*m<ocr/g"r<adot/f<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dh^mos</grk> the people + <ets>-graphy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The study of vital statistics, such as births, deaths, marriages, mortality, health, etc., in populations and subgroups of populations.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dem`o*graph"ic</wf>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/ 11279<p><hw>de*mog"ra*phy</hw> <pr>(d<esl/*m<ocr/g"r<adot/f<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dh^mos</grk> the people + <ets>-graphy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The study of vital statistics, such as births, deaths, marriages, mortality, health, etc., in populations and subgroups of populations.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dem`o*graph"ic</wf>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/
11280[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 11280[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
11281 11281
11282<p>\'d8<hw>De`moi`selle"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Damsel</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A young lady; a damsel; a lady's maid.</def><br/ 11282<p><hw>De`moi`selle"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Damsel</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A young lady; a damsel; a lady's maid.</def><br/
11283[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11283[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11284 11284
11285<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The Numidian crane (<spn>Anthropoides virgo</spn>); -- so called on account of the grace and symmetry of its form and movements.</def><br/ 11285<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The Numidian crane (<spn>Anthropoides virgo</spn>); -- so called on account of the grace and symmetry of its form and movements.</def><br/
@@ -11778,7 +11778,7 @@ At last he whispers, \'bdDo; and we go snacks.\'b8</q> <rj><qau>Pope.</qau></rj>
11778<p><hw>De*nar"co*tize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of narcotine; <as>as, to <ex>denarcotize</ex> opium</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*nar`co*ti*za"tion</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/ 11778<p><hw>De*nar"co*tize</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of narcotine; <as>as, to <ex>denarcotize</ex> opium</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>De*nar`co*ti*za"tion</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/
11779[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11779[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11780 11780
11781<p>\'d8<hw>De*na"ri*us</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Denarii</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See 2d <er>Denier</er>.]</ety> <def>A Roman silver coin of the value of about fourteen cents; the \'bdpenny\'b8 of the New Testament; -- so called from being worth originally <xex>ten</xex> of the pieces called <part>as</part>.</def><br/ 11781<p><hw>De*na"ri*us</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Denarii</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See 2d <er>Denier</er>.]</ety> <def>A Roman silver coin of the value of about fourteen cents; the \'bdpenny\'b8 of the New Testament; -- so called from being worth originally <xex>ten</xex> of the pieces called <part>as</part>.</def><br/
11782[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11782[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11783 11783
11784<p><hw>Den"a*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>denarius</ets>. See 2d <er>Denier</er>.]</ety> <def>Containing ten; tenfold; proceeding by tens; <as>as, the <ex>denary</ex>, or decimal, scale</as>.</def><br/ 11784<p><hw>Den"a*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>denarius</ets>. See 2d <er>Denier</er>.]</ety> <def>Containing ten; tenfold; proceeding by tens; <as>as, the <ex>denary</ex>, or decimal, scale</as>.</def><br/
@@ -11871,7 +11871,7 @@ At last he whispers, \'bdDo; and we go snacks.\'b8</q> <rj><qau>Pope.</qau></rj>
11871<syn><b>Syn. --</b> <gen>Dendraspis</gen>, genus <gen>Dendroaspis</gen>, genus <gen>Dendroaspis</gen>.</syn><br/ 11871<syn><b>Syn. --</b> <gen>Dendraspis</gen>, genus <gen>Dendroaspis</gen>, genus <gen>Dendroaspis</gen>.</syn><br/
11872[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 11872[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
11873 11873
11874<p>\'d8<hw>Den`dro*c<oe/"la</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ndron</grk> tree + <grk>koi^los</grk> hollow.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of the Turbellaria in which the digestive cavity gives off lateral branches, which are often divided into smaller branchlets.</def></p> 11874<p><hw>Den`dro*c<oe/"la</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ndron</grk> tree + <grk>koi^los</grk> hollow.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of the Turbellaria in which the digestive cavity gives off lateral branches, which are often divided into smaller branchlets.</def></p>
11875 11875
11876<p><mhw>{ <hw>Den"droid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Den*droid"al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ treelike; <grk>de`ndron</grk> tree + <grk>e'i^dos</grk> form: cf. F. <ets>dendro\'8bde</ets>.]</ety> <def>Resembling a shrub or tree in form; treelike; branching.</def><br/ 11876<p><mhw>{ <hw>Den"droid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Den*droid"al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ treelike; <grk>de`ndron</grk> tree + <grk>e'i^dos</grk> form: cf. F. <ets>dendro\'8bde</ets>.]</ety> <def>Resembling a shrub or tree in form; treelike; branching.</def><br/
11877<syn><b>Syn. --</b> arboreal, arboreous, arborescent, arboresque, arboriform, dendriform, treelike, tree-shaped.</syn><br/ 11877<syn><b>Syn. --</b> arboreal, arboreous, arborescent, arboresque, arboriform, dendriform, treelike, tree-shaped.</syn><br/
@@ -11948,7 +11948,7 @@ At last he whispers, \'bdDo; and we go snacks.\'b8</q> <rj><qau>Pope.</qau></rj>
11948<p><hw>De*ni"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who denies; <as>as, a <ex>denier</ex> of a fact, or of the faith, or of Christ</as>.</def><br/ 11948<p><hw>De*ni"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who denies; <as>as, a <ex>denier</ex> of a fact, or of the faith, or of Christ</as>.</def><br/
11949[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11949[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11950 11950
11951<p>\'d8<hw>De*nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>denier</ets>, fr. L. <ets>denarius</ets> a Roman silver coin orig. equiv. to ten asses, later, a copper, fr. <ets>deni</ets> ten by ten, fr. the root of <ets>decem</ets> ten; akin to E. <ets>ten</ets>. See <er>Ten</er>, and cf. <er>Denary</er>, <er>Dinar</er>.]</ety> <def>A small copper coin of insignificant value.</def><br/ 11951<p><hw>De*nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>denier</ets>, fr. L. <ets>denarius</ets> a Roman silver coin orig. equiv. to ten asses, later, a copper, fr. <ets>deni</ets> ten by ten, fr. the root of <ets>decem</ets> ten; akin to E. <ets>ten</ets>. See <er>Ten</er>, and cf. <er>Denary</er>, <er>Dinar</er>.]</ety> <def>A small copper coin of insignificant value.</def><br/
11952[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 11952[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
11953 11953
11954<p><q>My dukedom to a beggarly <qex>denier</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/ 11954<p><q>My dukedom to a beggarly <qex>denier</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
@@ -12171,7 +12171,7 @@ Natives, or <qex>denizens</qex>, of blest abodes.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj
12171<p><hw>De*not"ive</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Serving to denote.</def><br/ 12171<p><hw>De*not"ive</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Serving to denote.</def><br/
12172[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12172[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12173 12173
12174<p>\'d8<hw>D\'82`noue`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82nouement</ets>, fr. <ets>d\'82nouer</ets> to untie; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>dis-</ets>) + <ets>nouer</ets> to tie, fr. L. <ets>nodus</ets> knot, perh. for <ets>gnodus</ets> and akin to E. <ets>knot</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The unraveling or discovery of a plot; the catastrophe, especially of a drama or a romance.</def><br/ 12174<p><hw>D\'82`noue`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>d\'82nouement</ets>, fr. <ets>d\'82nouer</ets> to untie; pref. <ets>d\'82-</ets> (L. <ets>dis-</ets>) + <ets>nouer</ets> to tie, fr. L. <ets>nodus</ets> knot, perh. for <ets>gnodus</ets> and akin to E. <ets>knot</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The unraveling or discovery of a plot; the catastrophe, especially of a drama or a romance.</def><br/
12175[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12175[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12176 12176
12177<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>The solution of a mystery; issue; outcome.</def><br/ 12177<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>The solution of a mystery; issue; outcome.</def><br/
@@ -12297,7 +12297,7 @@ Natives, or <qex>denizens</qex>, of blest abodes.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj
12297<p><hw>Den"tal*ism</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/n"t<ait/l*<icr/z'm)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The quality of being formed by the aid of the teeth.</def><br/ 12297<p><hw>Den"tal*ism</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/n"t<ait/l*<icr/z'm)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The quality of being formed by the aid of the teeth.</def><br/
12298[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12298[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12299 12299
12300<p>\'d8<hw>Den*ta"li*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of marine mollusks belonging to the <class>Scaphopoda</class>, having a tubular conical shell.</def><br/ 12300<p><hw>Den*ta"li*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of marine mollusks belonging to the <class>Scaphopoda</class>, having a tubular conical shell.</def><br/
12301[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12301[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12302 12302
12303<p><hw>Dentaria</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus usually included in genus <gen>Cardamine</gen>; in some classifications considered a separate genus.</def><br/ 12303<p><hw>Dentaria</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus usually included in genus <gen>Cardamine</gen>; in some classifications considered a separate genus.</def><br/
@@ -12333,16 +12333,16 @@ Natives, or <qex>denizens</qex>, of blest abodes.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj
12333<p><hw>Dent"el</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dentil</er>.</def><br/ 12333<p><hw>Dent"el</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Dentil</er>.</def><br/
12334[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12334[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12335 12335
12336<p>\'d8<hw>Den*telle"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Bookbinding)</fld> <def>An ornamental tooling like lace.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/ 12336<p><hw>Den*telle"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <fld>(Bookbinding)</fld> <def>An ornamental tooling like lace.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/
12337[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12337[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12338 12338
12339<p>\'d8<hw>Den*tel"li</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[It., sing. <ets>dentello</ets>, prop., little tooth, dim. of <ets>dente</ets> tooth, L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>. Cf. <er>Dentil</er>.]</ety> <def>Modillions.</def> <rj><au>Spectator.</au></rj><br/ 12339<p><hw>Den*tel"li</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[It., sing. <ets>dentello</ets>, prop., little tooth, dim. of <ets>dente</ets> tooth, L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>. Cf. <er>Dentil</er>.]</ety> <def>Modillions.</def> <rj><au>Spectator.</au></rj><br/
12340[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12340[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12341 12341
12342<p>\'d8<hw>Den"tex</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., cf. L. <ets>dentix</ets> a sort of sea fish.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An edible European marine fish (<spn>Sparus dentex</spn>, or <spn>Dentex vulgaris</spn>) of the family <fam>Percid\'91</fam>.</def><br/ 12342<p><hw>Den"tex</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., cf. L. <ets>dentix</ets> a sort of sea fish.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An edible European marine fish (<spn>Sparus dentex</spn>, or <spn>Dentex vulgaris</spn>) of the family <fam>Percid\'91</fam>.</def><br/
12343[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12343[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12344 12344
12345<p>\'d8<hw>Den`ti*ce"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + <ets>cetus</ets>, pl. <ets>cete</ets>, whale, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cetacea in which the teeth are developed, including the sperm whale, dolphins, etc.</def><br/ 12345<p><hw>Den`ti*ce"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + <ets>cetus</ets>, pl. <ets>cete</ets>, whale, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Cetacea in which the teeth are developed, including the sperm whale, dolphins, etc.</def><br/
12346[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12346[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12347 12347
12348<p><hw>Den"ti*cle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>denticulus</ets> a little tooth, dim. of <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth. See <er>Dental</er>, and cf. <er>Dentelli</er>.]</ety> <def>A small tooth or projecting point.</def></p> 12348<p><hw>Den"ti*cle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>denticulus</ets> a little tooth, dim. of <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth. See <er>Dental</er>, and cf. <er>Dentelli</er>.]</ety> <def>A small tooth or projecting point.</def></p>
@@ -12407,7 +12407,7 @@ Natives, or <qex>denizens</qex>, of blest abodes.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj
12407<p><hw>Den"ti*phone</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/n"t<icr/*f<omac/n)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + Gr. <grk>fwnh`</grk> sound.]</ety> <def>An instrument which, placed against the teeth, conveys sound to the auditory nerve; an audiphone.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/ 12407<p><hw>Den"ti*phone</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/n"t<icr/*f<omac/n)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + Gr. <grk>fwnh`</grk> sound.]</ety> <def>An instrument which, placed against the teeth, conveys sound to the auditory nerve; an audiphone.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/
12408[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12408[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12409 12409
12410<p>\'d8<hw>Den`ti*ros"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dentirostres</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + <ets>rostrum</ets> bill, beak: cf. F. <ets>dentirostre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A dentirostral bird.</def><br/ 12410<p><hw>Den`ti*ros"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dentirostres</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>dens</ets>, <ets>dentis</ets>, tooth + <ets>rostrum</ets> bill, beak: cf. F. <ets>dentirostre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A dentirostral bird.</def><br/
12411[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 12411[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
12412 12412
12413<p><hw>Den`ti*ros"tral</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having a toothed bill; -- applied to a group of passerine birds, having the bill notched, and feeding chiefly on insects, as the shrikes and vireos. See <xex>Illust.</xex> (<xex>N</xex>) under <er>Beak</er>.</def><br/ 12413<p><hw>Den`ti*ros"tral</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having a toothed bill; -- applied to a group of passerine birds, having the bill notched, and feeding chiefly on insects, as the shrikes and vireos. See <xex>Illust.</xex> (<xex>N</xex>) under <er>Beak</er>.</def><br/
@@ -13553,7 +13553,7 @@ Your oath, my lord, is vain and frivolous.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
13553<p><q>I am the sole <qex>depository</qex> of my own secret, and it shall perish with me.</q> <rj><qau>Junius.</qau></rj><br/ 13553<p><q>I am the sole <qex>depository</qex> of my own secret, and it shall perish with me.</q> <rj><qau>Junius.</qau></rj><br/
13554[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 13554[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
13555 13555
13556<p>\'d8<hw>De*pos"i*tum</hw> <pr>(-t<ucr/m)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>Deposit.</def><br/ 13556<p><hw>De*pos"i*tum</hw> <pr>(-t<ucr/m)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>Deposit.</def><br/
13557[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 13557[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
13558 13558
13559<p><hw>De*pos"i*ture</hw> <pr>(-t<usl/r; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of depositing; deposition.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/ 13559<p><hw>De*pos"i*ture</hw> <pr>(-t<usl/r; 135)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The act of depositing; deposition.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/
@@ -14158,7 +14158,7 @@ That should <qex>deracinate</qex> such savagery.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><b
14158<p><hw>De*ray"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. <ets>derroi</ets>, <ets>desroi</ets>, <ets>desrei</ets>; pref. <ets>des-</ets> (L. <ets>dis-</ets>) + <ets>roi</ets>, <ets>rei</ets>, <ets>rai</ets>, order. See <er>Array</er>.]</ety> <def>Disorder; merriment.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 14158<p><hw>De*ray"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. <ets>derroi</ets>, <ets>desroi</ets>, <ets>desrei</ets>; pref. <ets>des-</ets> (L. <ets>dis-</ets>) + <ets>roi</ets>, <ets>rei</ets>, <ets>rai</ets>, order. See <er>Array</er>.]</ety> <def>Disorder; merriment.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
14159[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14159[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14160 14160
14161<p>\'d8<hw>Der"bi*o</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A large European food fish (<spn>Lichia glauca</spn>).</def><br/ 14161<p><hw>Der"bi*o</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A large European food fish (<spn>Lichia glauca</spn>).</def><br/
14162[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14162[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14163 14163
14164<p><hw>Der"by</hw> <pr>(?; <it>usually</it> ? <it>in Eng.</it>; 85)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A race for three-old horses, run annually at Epsom (near London), for the Derby stakes. It was instituted by the 12th Earl of Derby, in 1780.</def><br/ 14164<p><hw>Der"by</hw> <pr>(?; <it>usually</it> ? <it>in Eng.</it>; 85)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A race for three-old horses, run annually at Epsom (near London), for the Derby stakes. It was instituted by the 12th Earl of Derby, in 1780.</def><br/
@@ -14259,7 +14259,7 @@ And Laughter holding both his sides.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj></p>
14259<p><hw>De*rid"ing*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By way of derision or mockery.</def><br/ 14259<p><hw>De*rid"ing*ly</hw>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By way of derision or mockery.</def><br/
14260[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14260[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14261 14261
14262<p>\'d8<hw>De ri`gueur"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[F. See 2d <er>Rigor</er>.]</ety> <def>According to strictness (of etiquette, rule, or the like); obligatory; strictly required.</def><br/ 14262<p><hw>De ri`gueur"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[F. See 2d <er>Rigor</er>.]</ety> <def>According to strictness (of etiquette, rule, or the like); obligatory; strictly required.</def><br/
14263[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 14263[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
14264 14264
14265<p><hw>De*ri"sion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>derisio</ets>: cf. F. <ets>d\'82rision</ets>. See <er>Deride</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of deriding, or the state of being derided; mockery; scornful or contemptuous treatment which holds one up to ridicule.</def><br/ 14265<p><hw>De*ri"sion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>derisio</ets>: cf. F. <ets>d\'82rision</ets>. See <er>Deride</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The act of deriding, or the state of being derided; mockery; scornful or contemptuous treatment which holds one up to ridicule.</def><br/
@@ -14441,7 +14441,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14441<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermis</er>.</def><br/ 14441<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermis</er>.</def><br/
14442[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14442[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14443 14443
14444<p>\'d8<hw>Der"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Derm</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermis</er>.</def><br/ 14444<p><hw>Der"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Derm</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermis</er>.</def><br/
14445[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14445[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14446 14446
14447<p><hw>Dermacentor</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus comprising vectors of important diseases of man and animals.</def><br/ 14447<p><hw>Dermacentor</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus comprising vectors of important diseases of man and animals.</def><br/
@@ -14453,7 +14453,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14453 14453
14454<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the dermis or true skin.</def></p> 14454<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the dermis or true skin.</def></p>
14455 14455
14456<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Der*map"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der*map"ter*an</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermoptera</er>, <er>Dermopteran</er>.</def></p> 14456<p><mhw><hw>Der*map"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der*map"ter*an</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dermoptera</er>, <er>Dermopteran</er>.</def></p>
14457 14457
14458<p><mhw>{ <hw>Der*mat"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"ma*tine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/, <?/, fr. <?/ skin.]</ety> <def>Of or pertaining to the skin.</def><br/ 14458<p><mhw>{ <hw>Der*mat"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"ma*tine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/, <?/, fr. <?/ skin.]</ety> <def>Of or pertaining to the skin.</def><br/
14459[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14459[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -14488,7 +14488,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14488 14488
14489<p><hw>Der*mat"o*phyte</hw> <pr>(d<etil/r*m<acr/t"<osl/*f<imac/t <it>or</it> d<etil/r"m<adot/*t<osl/*f<imac/t)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`rma</grk>, <grk>-atos</grk>, skin + <grk>fyto`n</grk> plant.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A fungus infecting and parasitic on the skin, especially one which causes disease; <as>as, ringworm is caused by a <ex>dermatophyte</ex></as>.</def></p> 14489<p><hw>Der*mat"o*phyte</hw> <pr>(d<etil/r*m<acr/t"<osl/*f<imac/t <it>or</it> d<etil/r"m<adot/*t<osl/*f<imac/t)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`rma</grk>, <grk>-atos</grk>, skin + <grk>fyto`n</grk> plant.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A fungus infecting and parasitic on the skin, especially one which causes disease; <as>as, ringworm is caused by a <ex>dermatophyte</ex></as>.</def></p>
14490 14490
14491<p>\'d8<hw>Der*mes"tes</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dermhsth`s</grk>; <grk>de`rma</grk> skin + root of <?/ to eat.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of coleopterous insects, the larv\'91 of which feed animal substances. They are very destructive to dries meats, skins, woolens, and furs. The most common species is <spn>Dermestes lardarius</spn>, known as the <stype>bacon beetle</stype>.</def><br/ 14491<p><hw>Der*mes"tes</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dermhsth`s</grk>; <grk>de`rma</grk> skin + root of <?/ to eat.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of coleopterous insects, the larv\'91 of which feed animal substances. They are very destructive to dries meats, skins, woolens, and furs. The most common species is <spn>Dermestes lardarius</spn>, known as the <stype>bacon beetle</stype>.</def><br/
14492[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14492[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14493 14493
14494<p><hw>Der*mes"toid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dermestes</ets> + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to or resembling the genus Dermestes.</def><br/ 14494<p><hw>Der*mes"toid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dermestes</ets> + <ets>-oid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to or resembling the genus Dermestes.</def><br/
@@ -14509,10 +14509,10 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14509<p><cs><col><b>Dermic remedies</b></col> <fld>(Med.)</fld>, <cd>such as act through the skin.</cd></cs><br/ 14509<p><cs><col><b>Dermic remedies</b></col> <fld>(Med.)</fld>, <cd>such as act through the skin.</cd></cs><br/
14510[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14510[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14511 14511
14512<p>\'d8<hw>Der"mis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Derm</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The deep sensitive layer of the skin beneath the scarfskin or epidermis; -- called also <altname>true skin</altname>, <altname>derm</altname>, <altname>derma</altname>, <altname>corium</altname>, <altname>cutis</altname>, and <altname>enderon</altname>. See <er>Skin</er>, and <xex>Illust.</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/ 14512<p><hw>Der"mis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Derm</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The deep sensitive layer of the skin beneath the scarfskin or epidermis; -- called also <altname>true skin</altname>, <altname>derm</altname>, <altname>derma</altname>, <altname>corium</altname>, <altname>cutis</altname>, and <altname>enderon</altname>. See <er>Skin</er>, and <xex>Illust.</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/
14513[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14513[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14514 14514
14515<p>\'d8<hw>Der`mo*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of nudibranch mollusks without special gills.</def><br/ 14515<p><hw>Der`mo*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of nudibranch mollusks without special gills.</def><br/
14516[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14516[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14517 14517
14518<p><hw>Der`mo*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Derm</ets> + <ets>branchiate</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having the skin modified to serve as a gill.</def><br/ 14518<p><hw>Der`mo*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Derm</ets> + <ets>branchiate</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having the skin modified to serve as a gill.</def><br/
@@ -14536,7 +14536,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14536<p><hw>Der"mo*phyte</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A dermatophyte.</def><br/ 14536<p><hw>Der"mo*phyte</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A dermatophyte.</def><br/
14537[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14537[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14538 14538
14539<p>\'d8<hw>Der*mop"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ wing.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of insects which includes the earwigs (<fam>Forticulid\'91</fam>).</def><-- now usu. <ord>Dermaptera</ord> --><br/ 14539<p><hw>Der*mop"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ wing.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of insects which includes the earwigs (<fam>Forticulid\'91</fam>).</def><-- now usu. <ord>Dermaptera</ord> --><br/
14540[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14540[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14541 14541
14542<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of lemuroid mammals having a parachutelike web of skin between the fore and hind legs, of which the colugo (<gen>Galeopithecus</gen>) is the type. See <er>Colugo</er>.</def><br/ 14542<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of lemuroid mammals having a parachutelike web of skin between the fore and hind legs, of which the colugo (<gen>Galeopithecus</gen>) is the type. See <er>Colugo</er>.</def><br/
@@ -14550,16 +14550,16 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14550<p><hw>Der*mop"ter*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An insect which has the anterior pair of wings coriaceous, and does not use them in flight, as the earwig.</def><br/ 14550<p><hw>Der*mop"ter*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An insect which has the anterior pair of wings coriaceous, and does not use them in flight, as the earwig.</def><br/
14551[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14551[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14552 14552
14553<p>\'d8<hw>Der*mop"te*ri</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Dermopterygii</er>.</def><br/ 14553<p><hw>Der*mop"te*ri</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Dermopterygii</er>.</def><br/
14554[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14554[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14555 14555
14556<p>\'d8<hw>Der*mop`te*ryg"i*i</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ wing, fin, dim. of <?/ wing.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of fishlike animals including the Marsipobranchiata and Leptocardia.</def><br/ 14556<p><hw>Der*mop`te*ryg"i*i</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ wing, fin, dim. of <?/ wing.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of fishlike animals including the Marsipobranchiata and Leptocardia.</def><br/
14557[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14557[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14558 14558
14559<p><hw>Der`mo*skel"e*ton</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Derm</ets> + <ets>skeleton</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Exoskeleton</er>.</def><br/ 14559<p><hw>Der`mo*skel"e*ton</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Derm</ets> + <ets>skeleton</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>See <er>Exoskeleton</er>.</def><br/
14560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14561 14561
14562<p>\'d8<hw>Der`mos*to"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ bone.]</ety> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>Ossification of the dermis.</def><br/ 14562<p><hw>Der`mos*to"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <?/ skin + <?/ bone.]</ety> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>Ossification of the dermis.</def><br/
14563[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14563[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14564 14564
14565<p><hw>Dern</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Etymol. uncertain.]</ety> <def>A gatepost or doorpost.</def> <mark>[Local Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>C. Kingsley.</au></rj><br/ 14565<p><hw>Dern</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Etymol. uncertain.]</ety> <def>A gatepost or doorpost.</def> <mark>[Local Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>C. Kingsley.</au></rj><br/
@@ -14580,7 +14580,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14580<p><hw>Dern"ful</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Secret; hence, lonely; sad; mournful.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bd<xex>Dernful</xex> noise.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 14580<p><hw>Dern"ful</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Secret; hence, lonely; sad; mournful.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bd<xex>Dernful</xex> noise.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
14581[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14581[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14582 14582
14583<p>\'d8<hw>Der`nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., from OF. <ets>darrein</ets>, <ets>derrain</ets>. See <er>Darrein</er>.]</ety> <def>Last; final.</def><br/ 14583<p><hw>Der`nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F., from OF. <ets>darrein</ets>, <ets>derrain</ets>. See <er>Darrein</er>.]</ety> <def>Last; final.</def><br/
14584[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14584[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14585 14585
14586<p><cs><col><b>Dernier ressort</b></col> <pr>(<?/)</pr> <ety>[F.]</ety>, <cd>last resort or expedient.</cd></cs><br/ 14586<p><cs><col><b>Dernier ressort</b></col> <pr>(<?/)</pr> <ety>[F.]</ety>, <cd>last resort or expedient.</cd></cs><br/
@@ -14666,7 +14666,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14666<p><cs><col><b>Derogatory clause in a testament</b></col> <fld>(Law)</fld>, <cd>a sentence of secret character inserted by the testator alone, of which he reserves the knowledge to himself, with a condition that no will he may make thereafter shall be valid, unless this clause is inserted word for word; -- a precaution to guard against later wills extorted by violence, or obtained by suggestion.</cd></cs><br/ 14666<p><cs><col><b>Derogatory clause in a testament</b></col> <fld>(Law)</fld>, <cd>a sentence of secret character inserted by the testator alone, of which he reserves the knowledge to himself, with a condition that no will he may make thereafter shall be valid, unless this clause is inserted word for word; -- a precaution to guard against later wills extorted by violence, or obtained by suggestion.</cd></cs><br/
14667[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14667[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14668 14668
14669<p>\'d8<hw>Der`o*tre"ma*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ros</grk> skin + <?/, <?/, hole.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The tribe of aquatic Amphibia which includes Amphiuma, Menopoma, etc. They have permanent gill openings, but no external gills; -- called also <fam>Cryptobranchiata</fam>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Derotrema</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 14669<p><hw>Der`o*tre"ma*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>de`ros</grk> skin + <?/, <?/, hole.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The tribe of aquatic Amphibia which includes Amphiuma, Menopoma, etc. They have permanent gill openings, but no external gills; -- called also <fam>Cryptobranchiata</fam>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Derotrema</asp>.]</altsp><br/
14670[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14670[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14671 14671
14672<p><hw>Der"re</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dearer.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/ 14672<p><hw>Der"re</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Dearer.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/
@@ -14696,7 +14696,7 @@ And to his mates thus in <qex>derision</qex> called.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau><
14696<p><hw>Derth</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Dearth; scarcity.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 14696<p><hw>Derth</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Dearth; scarcity.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
14697[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14697[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
14698 14698
14699<p>\'d8<hw>Der`tro*the"ca</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ beak + <?/ box, case.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The horny covering of the end of the bill of birds.</def></p> 14699<p><hw>Der`tro*the"ca</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ beak + <?/ box, case.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The horny covering of the end of the bill of birds.</def></p>
14700 14700
14701<p><mhw>{ <hw>Der"vish</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"vise</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"vis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Per. <ets>derw<emac/sch</ets>, fr. OPer. <ets>derew</ets> to beg, ask alms: cf. F. <ets>derviche</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A Turkish or Persian monk, especially one who professes extreme poverty and leads an austere life.</def><br/ 14701<p><mhw>{ <hw>Der"vish</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"vise</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Der"vis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Per. <ets>derw<emac/sch</ets>, fr. OPer. <ets>derew</ets> to beg, ask alms: cf. F. <ets>derviche</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A Turkish or Persian monk, especially one who professes extreme poverty and leads an austere life.</def><br/
14702[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 14702[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -15275,7 +15275,7 @@ So well <qex>deserved</qex> me.</q> <rj><qau>Massinger.</qau></rj><br/
15275<p><hw>De*sid"er*a*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Desirable.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> \'bdGood and <xex>desiderable</xex> things.\'b8 <rj><au>Holland.</au></rj><br/ 15275<p><hw>De*sid"er*a*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Desirable.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> \'bdGood and <xex>desiderable</xex> things.\'b8 <rj><au>Holland.</au></rj><br/
15276[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15276[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15277 15277
15278<p>\'d8<hw>De*sid`e*ra"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <def>See <er>Desideratum</er>.</def><br/ 15278<p><hw>De*sid`e*ra"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <def>See <er>Desideratum</er>.</def><br/
15279[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15279[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15280 15280
15281<p><hw>De*sid"er*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Desiderated</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Desiderating</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>desideratus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>desiderare</ets> to desire, miss. See <er>Desire</er>, and cf. <er>Desideratum</er>.]</ety> <def>To desire; to feel the want of; to lack; to miss; to want.</def><br/ 15281<p><hw>De*sid"er*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Desiderated</conjf>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Desiderating</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>desideratus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>desiderare</ets> to desire, miss. See <er>Desire</er>, and cf. <er>Desideratum</er>.]</ety> <def>To desire; to feel the want of; to lack; to miss; to want.</def><br/
@@ -15299,7 +15299,7 @@ So well <qex>deserved</qex> me.</q> <rj><qau>Massinger.</qau></rj><br/
15299<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>A verb formed from another verb by a change of termination, and expressing the desire of doing that which is indicated by the primitive verb.</def><br/ 15299<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>A verb formed from another verb by a change of termination, and expressing the desire of doing that which is indicated by the primitive verb.</def><br/
15300[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15300[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15301 15301
15302<p>\'d8<hw>De*sid`e*ra"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Desiderata</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>desideratus</ets>, p. p. See <er>Desiderate</er>.]</ety> <def>Anything desired; that of which the lack is felt; a want generally felt and acknowledge.</def></p> 15302<p><hw>De*sid`e*ra"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Desiderata</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>desideratus</ets>, p. p. See <er>Desiderate</er>.]</ety> <def>Anything desired; that of which the lack is felt; a want generally felt and acknowledge.</def></p>
15303 15303
15304<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*sid"i*ose`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*sid"i*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>desidiosus</ets>, fr. <ets>desidia</ets> a sitting idle, fr. <ets>desid<?/re</ets> to sit idle; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>sed<?/re</ets> to sit.]</ety> <def>Idle; lazy.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 15304<p><mhw>{ <hw>De*sid"i*ose`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>De*sid"i*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>desidiosus</ets>, fr. <ets>desidia</ets> a sitting idle, fr. <ets>desid<?/re</ets> to sit idle; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>sed<?/re</ets> to sit.]</ety> <def>Idle; lazy.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
15305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -15664,7 +15664,7 @@ And toil'st in vain).</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
15664<p><hw>Des"mine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`smh</grk>, <grk>desmo`s</grk>, bundle, fr. <grk>dei^n</grk> to bind.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Stilbite</er>. It commonly occurs in bundles or tufts of crystals.</def><br/ 15664<p><hw>Des"mine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>de`smh</grk>, <grk>desmo`s</grk>, bundle, fr. <grk>dei^n</grk> to bind.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Stilbite</er>. It commonly occurs in bundles or tufts of crystals.</def><br/
15665[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15665[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15666 15666
15667<p>\'d8<hw>Des`mo*bac*te"ri*a</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/s`m<osl/*b<acr/k*t<emac/"r<icr/*<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>desmo`s</grk> bond + E. <ets>bacteria</ets>.]</ety> <def>See <er>Microbacteria</er>.</def><br/ 15667<p><hw>Des`mo*bac*te"ri*a</hw> <pr>(d<ecr/s`m<osl/*b<acr/k*t<emac/"r<icr/*<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>desmo`s</grk> bond + E. <ets>bacteria</ets>.]</ety> <def>See <er>Microbacteria</er>.</def><br/
15668[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15668[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15669 15669
15670<p><hw>Desmodontidae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a natural family comprisng the true vampire bats.</def><br/ 15670<p><hw>Desmodontidae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a natural family comprisng the true vampire bats.</def><br/
@@ -15687,10 +15687,10 @@ And toil'st in vain).</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
15687<p><hw>Des*mol"o*gy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>desmo`s</grk> ligament + <ets>-logy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The science which treats of the ligaments.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/ 15687<p><hw>Des*mol"o*gy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>desmo`s</grk> ligament + <ets>-logy</ets>.]</ety> <def>The science which treats of the ligaments.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/
15688[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15688[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15689 15689
15690<p>\'d8<hw>Des`mo*my*a"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ bond + <?/ muscle.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Tunicata which includes the Salp\'91. See <er>Salpa</er>.</def><br/ 15690<p><hw>Des`mo*my*a"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ bond + <?/ muscle.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The division of Tunicata which includes the Salp\'91. See <er>Salpa</er>.</def><br/
15691[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15691[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15692 15692
15693<p>\'d8<hw>Des"o*late</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>desolatus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>desolare</ets> to leave alone, forsake; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>solare</ets> to make lonely, <ets>solus</ets> alone. See <er>Sole</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Destitute or deprived of inhabitants; deserted; uninhabited; hence, gloomy; <as>as, a <ex>desolate</ex> isle; a <ex>desolate</ex> wilderness; a <ex>desolate</ex> house.</as></def><br/ 15693<p><hw>Des"o*late</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>desolatus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>desolare</ets> to leave alone, forsake; <ets>de-</ets> + <ets>solare</ets> to make lonely, <ets>solus</ets> alone. See <er>Sole</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Destitute or deprived of inhabitants; deserted; uninhabited; hence, gloomy; <as>as, a <ex>desolate</ex> isle; a <ex>desolate</ex> wilderness; a <ex>desolate</ex> house.</as></def><br/
15694[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 15694[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
15695 15695
15696<p><q>I will make Jerusalem . . . a den of dragons, and I will make the cities of Judah <qex>desolate</qex>, without an inhabitant.</q> <rj><qau>Jer. ix. 11.</qau></rj><br/ 15696<p><q>I will make Jerusalem . . . a den of dragons, and I will make the cities of Judah <qex>desolate</qex>, without an inhabitant.</q> <rj><qau>Jer. ix. 11.</qau></rj><br/
@@ -17287,7 +17287,7 @@ That <qex>detriment</qex>, if such it be.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
17287<p><hw>De`tu*mes"cence</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>detumescere</ets> to cease swelling; <ets>de</ets> + <ets>tumescere</ets>, <ets>tumere</ets>, to swell.]</ety> <def>Diminution of swelling; subsidence of anything swollen.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Cudworth.</au></rj><br/ 17287<p><hw>De`tu*mes"cence</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>detumescere</ets> to cease swelling; <ets>de</ets> + <ets>tumescere</ets>, <ets>tumere</ets>, to swell.]</ety> <def>Diminution of swelling; subsidence of anything swollen.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Cudworth.</au></rj><br/
17288[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17288[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17289 17289
17290<p>\'d8<hw>De"tur</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>detur</ets> let it be given.]</ety> <def>A present of books given to a meritorious undergraduate student as a prize.</def> <mark>[Harvard Univ., U. S.]</mark><br/ 17290<p><hw>De"tur</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>detur</ets> let it be given.]</ety> <def>A present of books given to a meritorious undergraduate student as a prize.</def> <mark>[Harvard Univ., U. S.]</mark><br/
17291[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17291[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17292 17292
17293<p><hw>De*turb"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deturbare</ets>.]</ety> <def>To throw down.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Hall.</au></rj><br/ 17293<p><hw>De*turb"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>deturbare</ets>.]</ety> <def>To throw down.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Hall.</au></rj><br/
@@ -17339,7 +17339,7 @@ That <qex>detriment</qex>, if such it be.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
17339 17339
17340<p><hw>Deu`ter*on"o*my</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <?/ second + <?/ law: cf. L. <ets>Deuteronomium</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bibl.)</fld> <def>The fifth book of the Pentateuch, containing the second giving of the law by Moses.</def></p> 17340<p><hw>Deu`ter*on"o*my</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <?/ second + <?/ law: cf. L. <ets>Deuteronomium</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bibl.)</fld> <def>The fifth book of the Pentateuch, containing the second giving of the law by Moses.</def></p>
17341 17341
17342<p><mhw>{ \'d8<hw>Deu`ter*o*pa*thi"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Deu`ter*op"a*thy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>deuteropathia</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/ second + <?/ suffering, fr. <?/, <?/, to suffer: cf. F. <ets>deut\'82ropathie</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A sympathetic affection of any part of the body, as headache from an overloaded stomach.</def><br/ 17342<p><mhw>{ <hw>Deu`ter*o*pa*thi"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Deu`ter*op"a*thy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>deuteropathia</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/ second + <?/ suffering, fr. <?/, <?/, to suffer: cf. F. <ets>deut\'82ropathie</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A sympathetic affection of any part of the body, as headache from an overloaded stomach.</def><br/
17343[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17343[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17344 17344
17345<p><hw>Deu`ter*o*path"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to deuteropathy; of the nature of deuteropathy.</def><br/ 17345<p><hw>Deu`ter*o*path"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to deuteropathy; of the nature of deuteropathy.</def><br/
@@ -17377,12 +17377,12 @@ That <qex>detriment</qex>, if such it be.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
17377<p><hw>Deu*tox"ide</hw> <pr>(?; 104)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>deut-</ets> + <ets>oxide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A compound containing in the molecule two atoms of oxygen united with some other element or radical; -- usually called <altname>dioxide</altname>, or less frequently, <altname>binoxide</altname>.</def><br/ 17377<p><hw>Deu*tox"ide</hw> <pr>(?; 104)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>deut-</ets> + <ets>oxide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A compound containing in the molecule two atoms of oxygen united with some other element or radical; -- usually called <altname>dioxide</altname>, or less frequently, <altname>binoxide</altname>.</def><br/
17378[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17378[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17379 17379
17380<p>\'d8<hw>Deut"zi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after <person>Jan <etsep>Deutz</etsep></person> of Holland.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of shrubs with pretty white flowers, much cultivated.</def></p> 17380<p><hw>Deut"zi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after <person>Jan <etsep>Deutz</etsep></person> of Holland.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of shrubs with pretty white flowers, much cultivated.</def></p>
17381 17381
17382<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Dev</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> \'d8<hw>De"va</hw> (<?/)</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>d<?/va</ets>. Cf. <er>Deity</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Hind. Myth.)</fld> <def>A god; a deity; a divine being; an idol; a king.</def><br/ 17382<p><mhw><hw>Dev</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> <hw>De"va</hw> (<?/)</mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>d<?/va</ets>. Cf. <er>Deity</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Hind. Myth.)</fld> <def>A god; a deity; a divine being; an idol; a king.</def><br/
17383[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17383[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17384 17384
17385<p>\'d8<hw>De`va*na"ga*ri</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>d<emac/van\'begar\'c6</ets>; <ets>d<emac/va</ets> god + <ets>nagara</ets> city, <it>i. e.</it>, divine city.]</ety> <def>The script or characters in which Sanskrit and Hindi are written.</def><br/ 17385<p><hw>De`va*na"ga*ri</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>d<emac/van\'begar\'c6</ets>; <ets>d<emac/va</ets> god + <ets>nagara</ets> city, <it>i. e.</it>, divine city.]</ety> <def>The script or characters in which Sanskrit and Hindi are written.</def><br/
17386[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 17386[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
17387 17387
17388<p><hw>De*vap`o*ra"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The change of vapor into water, as in the formation of rain.</def><br/ 17388<p><hw>De*vap`o*ra"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The change of vapor into water, as in the formation of rain.</def><br/
@@ -17426,10 +17426,10 @@ And half the business of destruction done.</q> <rj><qau>Goldsmith.</qau></rj><br
17426<p><hw>Dev"as*ta`tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>One who, or that which, devastates.</def> <rj><au>Emerson.</au></rj><br/ 17426<p><hw>Dev"as*ta`tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>One who, or that which, devastates.</def> <rj><au>Emerson.</au></rj><br/
17427[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17427[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17428 17428
17429<p>\'d8<hw>Dev`as*ta"vit</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., he has wasted.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Waste or misapplication of the assets of a deceased person by an executor or an administrator.</def> <rj><au>Bouvier.</au></rj><br/ 17429<p><hw>Dev`as*ta"vit</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., he has wasted.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Waste or misapplication of the assets of a deceased person by an executor or an administrator.</def> <rj><au>Bouvier.</au></rj><br/
17430[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17430[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17431 17431
17432<p>\'d8<hw>De"va*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind., fr. Skr. <ets>d<?/va</ets> god.]</ety> <fld>(Hind. Myth.)</fld> <def>A deity; a divine being; a good spirit; an idol.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>dewata</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 17432<p><hw>De"va*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Hind., fr. Skr. <ets>d<?/va</ets> god.]</ety> <fld>(Hind. Myth.)</fld> <def>A deity; a divine being; a good spirit; an idol.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>dewata</asp>.]</altsp><br/
17433[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17433[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17434 17434
17435<p><hw>Deve</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Deaf</er>.]</ety> <def>Deaf.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/ 17435<p><hw>Deve</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Deaf</er>.]</ety> <def>Deaf.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/
@@ -17571,7 +17571,7 @@ That life <qex>develops</qex> from within.</q> <rj><qau>Mrs. Browning.</qau></rj
17571<p><hw>De*vex"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>devexitas</ets>, fr. <ets>devexus</ets>. See <er>Devex</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <def>A bending downward; a sloping; incurvation downward; declivity.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Davies (Wit's Pilgr.)</au></rj><br/ 17571<p><hw>De*vex"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>devexitas</ets>, fr. <ets>devexus</ets>. See <er>Devex</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <def>A bending downward; a sloping; incurvation downward; declivity.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Davies (Wit's Pilgr.)</au></rj><br/
17572[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17572[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17573 17573
17574<p>\'d8<hw>De"vi</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos><def>; <xex>fem</xex>. of <er>Deva</er>. A goddess.</def><br/ 17574<p><hw>De"vi</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos><def>; <xex>fem</xex>. of <er>Deva</er>. A goddess.</def><br/
17575[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17575[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17576 17576
17577<p><hw>deviance</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>an aberrant state or condition.</def><br/ 17577<p><hw>deviance</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>an aberrant state or condition.</def><br/
@@ -17933,7 +17933,7 @@ They are which fortunes do by vows <qex>devise</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau
17933<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Destitute; not in possession; -- with <xex>of</xex>; <as>as, <ex>devoid</ex> of sense; <ex>devoid</ex> of pity or of pride.</as></def><br/ 17933<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Destitute; not in possession; -- with <xex>of</xex>; <as>as, <ex>devoid</ex> of sense; <ex>devoid</ex> of pity or of pride.</as></def><br/
17934[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17934[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17935 17935
17936<p>\'d8<hw>De*voir"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. L. <ets>debere</ets> to owe. See <er>Due</er>.]</ety> <def>Duty; service owed; hence, due act of civility or respect; -- now usually in the plural; <as>as, they paid their <ex>devoirs</ex> to the ladies</as>.</def> \'bdDo now your <xex>devoid</xex>, young knights!\'b8 <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/ 17936<p><hw>De*voir"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. L. <ets>debere</ets> to owe. See <er>Due</er>.]</ety> <def>Duty; service owed; hence, due act of civility or respect; -- now usually in the plural; <as>as, they paid their <ex>devoirs</ex> to the ladies</as>.</def> \'bdDo now your <xex>devoid</xex>, young knights!\'b8 <rj><au>Chaucer.</au></rj><br/
17937[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 17937[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
17938 17938
17939<p><hw>Dev"o*lute</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>devolutus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>devolvere</ets>. See <er>Devolve</er>.]</ety> <def>To devolve.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Foxe.</au></rj><br/ 17939<p><hw>Dev"o*lute</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>devolutus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>devolvere</ets>. See <er>Devolve</er>.]</ety> <def>To devolve.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Foxe.</au></rj><br/
@@ -18084,7 +18084,7 @@ Tumbled together into rude chaos.</q> <rj><qau>Beau. & Fl.</qau></rj><br/
18084<p><hw>De*vo"tion*al*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>In a devotional manner; toward devotion.</def><br/ 18084<p><hw>De*vo"tion*al*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>In a devotional manner; toward devotion.</def><br/
18085[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18085[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18086 18086
18087<p>\'d8<hw>De*vo"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <def>A devotee.</def> <rj><au>Dr. J. Scott.</au></rj><br/ 18087<p><hw>De*vo"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <def>A devotee.</def> <rj><au>Dr. J. Scott.</au></rj><br/
18088[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18088[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18089 18089
18090<p><hw>De*vo"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>A worshiper; one given to devotion.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Beau. & Fl.</au></rj><br/ 18090<p><hw>De*vo"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>A worshiper; one given to devotion.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Beau. & Fl.</au></rj><br/
@@ -18440,18 +18440,18 @@ Went and watered all the ground.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
18440<p><hw>Dhaulagiri</hw> <pos>prop. n.</pos> <def>a mountain in Nepal, 26,810 feet high.</def> <mark>[proper name]</mark><br/ 18440<p><hw>Dhaulagiri</hw> <pos>prop. n.</pos> <def>a mountain in Nepal, 26,810 feet high.</def> <mark>[proper name]</mark><br/
18441[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 18441[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
18442 18442
18443<p>\'d8<hw>Dhole</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A fierce, wild dog (<spn>Canis Dukhunensis</spn>), found in the mountains of India. It is remarkable for its propensity to hunt the tiger and other wild animals in packs.</def><br/ 18443<p><hw>Dhole</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A fierce, wild dog (<spn>Canis Dukhunensis</spn>), found in the mountains of India. It is remarkable for its propensity to hunt the tiger and other wild animals in packs.</def><br/
18444[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18444[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18445 18445
18446<p>\'d8<hw>Dho"ny</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A Ceylonese boat. See <er>Doni</er>.</def><br/ 18446<p><hw>Dho"ny</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A Ceylonese boat. See <er>Doni</er>.</def><br/
18447[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18447[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18448 18448
18449<p><-- p. 405 --></p> 18449<p><-- p. 405 --></p>
18450 18450
18451<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Dhoor"ra</hw>, \'d8<hw>Dhour"ra</hw>, <it>or</it> <hw>Dhur"ra</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Indian millet. See <er>Durra</er>.</def><br/ 18451<p><mhw><hw>Dhoor"ra</hw>, <hw>Dhour"ra</hw>, <it>or</it> <hw>Dhur"ra</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>Indian millet. See <er>Durra</er>.</def><br/
18452[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18452[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18453 18453
18454<p>\'d8<hw>Dhow</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ar. <ets>d\'beo</ets>?]</ety> <def>A coasting vessel of Arabia, East Africa, and the Indian Ocean. It has generally but one mast and a lateen sail.</def> <altsp>[Also written <asp>dow</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 18454<p><hw>Dhow</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Ar. <ets>d\'beo</ets>?]</ety> <def>A coasting vessel of Arabia, East Africa, and the Indian Ocean. It has generally but one mast and a lateen sail.</def> <altsp>[Also written <asp>dow</asp>.]</altsp><br/
18455[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18455[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18456 18456
18457<p><hw>Di-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[Gr. <grk>di`s-</grk> twice; akin to <?/ two, L. <ets>bis</ets> twice. See <er>Two</er>, and cf. <er>Bi-</er>, <er>Dia-</er>. The L. pref. <ets>dis-</ets> sometimes assumes the form <ets>di</ets>-. See <er>Dis-</er>.]</ety> <def>A prefix, signifying <sig>twofold</sig>, <sig>double</sig>, <sig>twice</sig></def>; <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>denoting <sig>two</sig> atoms, radicals, groups, or equivalents, as the case may be. See <er>Bi-</er>, 2.</def></p> 18457<p><hw>Di-</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[Gr. <grk>di`s-</grk> twice; akin to <?/ two, L. <ets>bis</ets> twice. See <er>Two</er>, and cf. <er>Bi-</er>, <er>Dia-</er>. The L. pref. <ets>dis-</ets> sometimes assumes the form <ets>di</ets>-. See <er>Dis-</er>.]</ety> <def>A prefix, signifying <sig>twofold</sig>, <sig>double</sig>, <sig>twice</sig></def>; <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>denoting <sig>two</sig> atoms, radicals, groups, or equivalents, as the case may be. See <er>Bi-</er>, 2.</def></p>
@@ -18482,7 +18482,7 @@ Went and watered all the ground.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
18482 18482
18483<p><cs><col><b>Diabetic sugar</b></col>. <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <cd>Same as <er>Dextrose</er>.</cd></cs></p> 18483<p><cs><col><b>Diabetic sugar</b></col>. <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <cd>Same as <er>Dextrose</er>.</cd></cs></p>
18484 18484
18485<p><mhw>{ \'d8<hw>Dia`ble*rie"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*ab"le*y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>diablerie</ets>, fr. <ets>diable</ets> devil, L. <ets>diabolus</ets>. See <er>Devil</er>.]</ety> <def>Devilry; sorcery or incantation; a diabolical deed; mischief.</def></p> 18485<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dia`ble*rie"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*ab"le*y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>diablerie</ets>, fr. <ets>diable</ets> devil, L. <ets>diabolus</ets>. See <er>Devil</er>.]</ety> <def>Devilry; sorcery or incantation; a diabolical deed; mischief.</def></p>
18486 18486
18487<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*bol"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*bol"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diabolicus</ets>, Gr. <?/ devilish, slanderous: cf. F. <ets>diabolique</ets>. See <er>Devil</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Pertaining to the devil; resembling, or appropriate, or appropriate to, the devil; befitting hell or satan; devilish; infernal; impious; <as>as, a <ex>diabolic</ex> or <ex>diabolical</ex> temper or act; the <ex>diabolical</ex> expression on his face; fires lit up a <ex>diabolic</ex> scene</as>.</def> \'bd<xex>Diabolic</xex> power.\'b8 <au>Milton.</au> \'bdThe <xex>diabolical</xex> institution.\'b8 <au>Motley.</au><br/ 18487<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*bol"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*bol"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diabolicus</ets>, Gr. <?/ devilish, slanderous: cf. F. <ets>diabolique</ets>. See <er>Devil</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Pertaining to the devil; resembling, or appropriate, or appropriate to, the devil; befitting hell or satan; devilish; infernal; impious; <as>as, a <ex>diabolic</ex> or <ex>diabolical</ex> temper or act; the <ex>diabolical</ex> expression on his face; fires lit up a <ex>diabolic</ex> scene</as>.</def> \'bd<xex>Diabolic</xex> power.\'b8 <au>Milton.</au> \'bdThe <xex>diabolical</xex> institution.\'b8 <au>Motley.</au><br/
18488<syn><b>Syn. --</b> devilish, mephistophelian, mephistophelean.</syn><br/ 18488<syn><b>Syn. --</b> devilish, mephistophelian, mephistophelean.</syn><br/
@@ -18524,13 +18524,13 @@ Went and watered all the ground.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
18524 18524
18525<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Math.)</fld> <def>A curved formed by the consecutive intersections of rays of light refracted through a lens.</def></p> 18525<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Math.)</fld> <def>A curved formed by the consecutive intersections of rays of light refracted through a lens.</def></p>
18526 18526
18527<p><mhw>{ \'d8<hw>Di*ach"y*lon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, \'d8<hw>Di*ach"y*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>diachylum</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/ very juicy; <grk>dia`</grk> thoroughly + <?/ juice.]</ety> <fld>(Med. & Chem.)</fld> <def>A plaster originally composed of the juices of several plants (whence its name), but now made of an oxide of lead and oil, and consisting essentially of glycerin mixed with lead salts of the fat acids.</def><br/ 18527<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*ach"y*lon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*ach"y*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>diachylum</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/ very juicy; <grk>dia`</grk> thoroughly + <?/ juice.]</ety> <fld>(Med. & Chem.)</fld> <def>A plaster originally composed of the juices of several plants (whence its name), but now made of an oxide of lead and oil, and consisting essentially of glycerin mixed with lead salts of the fat acids.</def><br/
18528[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18528[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18529 18529
18530<p><hw>Di*ac"id</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>acid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Divalent; -- said of a base or radical as capable of saturating two acid monad radicals or a dibasic acid. Cf. <er>Dibasic</er>, <pos>a.</pos>, and <er>Biacid</er>.</def><br/ 18530<p><hw>Di*ac"id</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>acid</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Divalent; -- said of a base or radical as capable of saturating two acid monad radicals or a dibasic acid. Cf. <er>Dibasic</er>, <pos>a.</pos>, and <er>Biacid</er>.</def><br/
18531[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18531[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18532 18532
18533<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*co"di*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., from Gr. <?/ <?/ from poppy heads; <grk>dia`</grk> through, from + <?/ head, a poppy head.]</ety> <def>A sirup made of poppies.</def><br/ 18533<p><hw>Di`a*co"di*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., from Gr. <?/ <?/ from poppy heads; <grk>dia`</grk> through, from + <?/ head, a poppy head.]</ety> <def>A sirup made of poppies.</def><br/
18534[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18534[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18535 18535
18536<p><hw>Di*ac"o*nal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>diaconalis</ets>: cf. F. <ets>diaconal</ets>. Cf. <er>Deacon</er>.]</ety> <def>Of or pertaining to a deacon.</def><br/ 18536<p><hw>Di*ac"o*nal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>diaconalis</ets>: cf. F. <ets>diaconal</ets>. Cf. <er>Deacon</er>.]</ety> <def>Of or pertaining to a deacon.</def><br/
@@ -18542,7 +18542,7 @@ Went and watered all the ground.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
18542<p><hw>Di*ac"o*nate</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Governed by deacons.</def> \'bd<xex>Diaconate</xex> church.\'b8 <rj><au>T. Goodwin.</au></rj><br/ 18542<p><hw>Di*ac"o*nate</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Governed by deacons.</def> \'bd<xex>Diaconate</xex> church.\'b8 <rj><au>T. Goodwin.</au></rj><br/
18543[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18543[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18544 18544
18545<p>\'d8<hw>Di*ac"o*pe</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ a cutting in two; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>Tmesis.</def><br/ 18545<p><hw>Di*ac"o*pe</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ a cutting in two; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>Tmesis.</def><br/
18546[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18546[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18547 18547
18548<p><hw>Di`a*cous"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>acoustic</ets>.]</ety> <def>Pertaining to the science or doctrine of refracted sounds.</def><br/ 18548<p><hw>Di`a*cous"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>acoustic</ets>.]</ety> <def>Pertaining to the science or doctrine of refracted sounds.</def><br/
@@ -18559,7 +18559,7 @@ Went and watered all the ground.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
18559<p><hw>Di`ac*tin"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>actinic</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Physics)</fld> <def>Capable of transmitting the chemical or actinic rays of light; <as>as, <ex>diactinic</ex> media</as>.</def><br/ 18559<p><hw>Di`ac*tin"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>actinic</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Physics)</fld> <def>Capable of transmitting the chemical or actinic rays of light; <as>as, <ex>diactinic</ex> media</as>.</def><br/
18560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18560[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18561 18561
18562<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*del"phi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ brother.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants whose stamens are united into two bodies or bundles by their filaments.</def></p> 18562<p><hw>Di`a*del"phi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ brother.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants whose stamens are united into two bodies or bundles by their filaments.</def></p>
18563 18563
18564<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*del"phi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*del"phous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>diadelphe</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the class Diadelphia; having the stamens united into two bodies by their filaments (said of a plant or flower); grouped into two bundles or sets by coalescence of the filaments (said of stamens).</def><br/ 18564<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*del"phi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*del"phous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>diadelphe</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the class Diadelphia; having the stamens united into two bodies by their filaments (said of a plant or flower); grouped into two bundles or sets by coalescence of the filaments (said of stamens).</def><br/
18565[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18565[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -18797,7 +18797,7 @@ The universal <qex>dialect</qex> of the world.</q> <rj><qau>South.</qau></rj><br
18797<p><hw>Di"al*ist</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A maker of dials; one skilled in dialing.</def><br/ 18797<p><hw>Di"al*ist</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A maker of dials; one skilled in dialing.</def><br/
18798[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18798[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18799 18799
18800<p>\'d8<hw>Di*al"la*ge</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ interchange, change, fr. <?/ to interchange.]</ety> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>A figure by which arguments are placed in various points of view, and then turned to one point.</def> <rj><au>Smart.</au></rj><br/ 18800<p><hw>Di*al"la*ge</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ interchange, change, fr. <?/ to interchange.]</ety> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>A figure by which arguments are placed in various points of view, and then turned to one point.</def> <rj><au>Smart.</au></rj><br/
18801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18802 18802
18803<p><hw>Di"al*lage</hw> <pr>(?; 277)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ change, alluding to the change and inequality of luster between the natural joints of the mineral.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A dark green or bronze-colored laminated variety of pyroxene, common in certain igneous rocks.</def><br/ 18803<p><hw>Di"al*lage</hw> <pr>(?; 277)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ change, alluding to the change and inequality of luster between the natural joints of the mineral.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A dark green or bronze-colored laminated variety of pyroxene, common in certain igneous rocks.</def><br/
@@ -18850,7 +18850,7 @@ The universal <qex>dialect</qex> of the world.</q> <rj><qau>South.</qau></rj><br
18850<p><hw>Di`al*y*pet"al*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to loose + <?/ leaf.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Having separate petals; polypetalous.</def><br/ 18850<p><hw>Di`al*y*pet"al*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to loose + <?/ leaf.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Having separate petals; polypetalous.</def><br/
18851[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18851[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18852 18852
18853<p>\'d8<hw>Di*al"y*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dialyses</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., separation, fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to part asunder, dissolve; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to loose.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>Di\'91resis. See <er>Di\'91resis</er>, 1.</def><br/ 18853<p><hw>Di*al"y*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dialyses</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., separation, fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to part asunder, dissolve; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to loose.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>Di\'91resis. See <er>Di\'91resis</er>, 1.</def><br/
18854[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 18854[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
18855 18855
18856<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Asyndeton</er>.</def><br/ 18856<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Rhet.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Asyndeton</er>.</def><br/
@@ -19029,7 +19029,7 @@ The universal <qex>dialect</qex> of the world.</q> <rj><qau>South.</qau></rj><br
19029<p><cs><col><b>Diana monkey</b></col> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld>, <cd>a handsome, white-bearded monkey of West Africa (<spn>Cercopithecus Diana</spn>).</cd></cs><br/ 19029<p><cs><col><b>Diana monkey</b></col> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld>, <cd>a handsome, white-bearded monkey of West Africa (<spn>Cercopithecus Diana</spn>).</cd></cs><br/
19030[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19030[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19031 19031
19032<p>\'d8<hw>Di*an"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/, <?/, a man, a male.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having two stamens.</def><br/ 19032<p><hw>Di*an"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/, <?/, a man, a male.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having two stamens.</def><br/
19033[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19033[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19034 19034
19035<p><hw>Di*an"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Diandrous.</def><br/ 19035<p><hw>Di*an"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Diandrous.</def><br/
@@ -19038,7 +19038,7 @@ The universal <qex>dialect</qex> of the world.</q> <rj><qau>South.</qau></rj><br
19038<p><hw>Di*an"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>diandre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the class Diandria; having two stamens.</def><br/ 19038<p><hw>Di*an"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>diandre</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the class Diandria; having two stamens.</def><br/
19039[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19039[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19040 19040
19041<p>\'d8<hw>Di*a"ni*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>Diana</ets>; either as the name of the Roman goddess, or from its use in OE. as a name of silver.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Columbium</er>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 19041<p><hw>Di*a"ni*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>Diana</ets>; either as the name of the Roman goddess, or from its use in OE. as a name of silver.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Columbium</er>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
19042[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19042[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19043 19043
19044<p><hw>Di`a*no*et"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to revolve in the mind.]</ety> <fld>(Metaph.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the discursive faculty, its acts or products.</def><br/ 19044<p><hw>Di`a*no*et"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to revolve in the mind.]</ety> <fld>(Metaph.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to the discursive faculty, its acts or products.</def><br/
@@ -19085,7 +19085,7 @@ The <qex>diapason</qex> closing full in man.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
19085<p><sn>5.</sn> <def>One of certain stops in the organ, so called because they extend through the scale of the instrument. They are of several kinds, as <stype>open diapason</stype>, <stype>stopped diapason</stype>, <stype>double diapason</stype>, and the like.</def><br/ 19085<p><sn>5.</sn> <def>One of certain stops in the organ, so called because they extend through the scale of the instrument. They are of several kinds, as <stype>open diapason</stype>, <stype>stopped diapason</stype>, <stype>double diapason</stype>, and the like.</def><br/
19086[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19086[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19087 19087
19088<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*pe*de"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a leaping or oozing through, fr. <?/ to leap through; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to leap.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The passage of the corpuscular elements of the blood from the blood vessels into the surrounding tissues, without rupture of the walls of the blood vessels.</def><br/ 19088<p><hw>Di`a*pe*de"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a leaping or oozing through, fr. <?/ to leap through; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to leap.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The passage of the corpuscular elements of the blood from the blood vessels into the surrounding tissues, without rupture of the walls of the blood vessels.</def><br/
19089[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19089[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19090 19090
19091<p><hw>Diapensiaceae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a natural family of northern temperate low evergreen plants; in some classifications placed in its own order <ord>Diapensiales</ord>.</def><br/ 19091<p><hw>Diapensiaceae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a natural family of northern temperate low evergreen plants; in some classifications placed in its own order <ord>Diapensiales</ord>.</def><br/
@@ -19096,7 +19096,7 @@ The <qex>diapason</qex> closing full in man.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
19096<syn><b>Syn. --</b> order <ord>Diapensiales</ord>.</syn><br/ 19096<syn><b>Syn. --</b> order <ord>Diapensiales</ord>.</syn><br/
19097[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 19097[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
19098 19098
19099<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*pen"te</hw> <pr>(-p<ecr/n"t<esl/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <grk>dia`pente</grk> a fifth; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <grk>pe`nte</grk> five: cf. F. <ets>diapente</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>The interval of the fifth.</def><br/ 19099<p><hw>Di`a*pen"te</hw> <pr>(-p<ecr/n"t<esl/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <grk>dia`pente</grk> a fifth; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <grk>pe`nte</grk> five: cf. F. <ets>diapente</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>The interval of the fifth.</def><br/
19100[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19100[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19101 19101
19102<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A composition of five ingredients.</def><br/ 19102<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>A composition of five ingredients.</def><br/
@@ -19177,7 +19177,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19177<p><hw>Di`a*phon"ics</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The doctrine of refracted sound; diacoustics.</def><br/ 19177<p><hw>Di`a*phon"ics</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The doctrine of refracted sound; diacoustics.</def><br/
19178[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19178[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19179 19179
19180<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*pho*re"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to carry through, to throw off by perspiration; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to carry.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Perspiration, or an increase of perspiration.</def></p> 19180<p><hw>Di`a*pho*re"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to carry through, to throw off by perspiration; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to carry.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Perspiration, or an increase of perspiration.</def></p>
19181 19181
19182<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*pho*ret"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*pho*ret"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diaphoreticus</ets>, Gr. <?/: cf. F. <ets>diaphor\'82tique</ets>. See <er>Diaphoresis</er>.]</ety> <def>Having the power to increase perspiration.</def><br/ 19182<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*pho*ret"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*pho*ret"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diaphoreticus</ets>, Gr. <?/: cf. F. <ets>diaphor\'82tique</ets>. See <er>Diaphoresis</er>.]</ety> <def>Having the power to increase perspiration.</def><br/
19183[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19183[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -19227,7 +19227,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19227<p><hw>Di*ap`o*phys"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to a diapophysis.</def><br/ 19227<p><hw>Di*ap`o*phys"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to a diapophysis.</def><br/
19228[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19228[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19229 19229
19230<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*poph"y*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Dia-</er>, and <er>Apophysis</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The dorsal transverse, or tubercular, process of a vertebra. See <er>Vertebra</er>.</def><br/ 19230<p><hw>Di`a*poph"y*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Dia-</er>, and <er>Apophysis</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The dorsal transverse, or tubercular, process of a vertebra. See <er>Vertebra</er>.</def><br/
19231[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19231[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19232 19232
19233<p><hw>Di"arch*y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ to rule.]</ety> <def>A form of government in which the supreme power is vested in two persons.</def></p> 19233<p><hw>Di"arch*y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ to rule.]</ety> <def>A form of government in which the supreme power is vested in two persons.</def></p>
@@ -19247,7 +19247,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19247<p><hw>Di`ar*thro"di*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Relating to diarthrosis, or movable articulations.</def><br/ 19247<p><hw>Di`ar*thro"di*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Relating to diarthrosis, or movable articulations.</def><br/
19248[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19248[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19249 19249
19250<p>\'d8<hw>Di`ar*thro"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to joint, articulate; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to fasten by a joint, <grk>'a`rqron</grk> joint.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A form of articulation which admits of considerable motion; a complete joint; abarticulation. See <er>Articulation</er>.</def><br/ 19250<p><hw>Di`ar*thro"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to joint, articulate; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to fasten by a joint, <grk>'a`rqron</grk> joint.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A form of articulation which admits of considerable motion; a complete joint; abarticulation. See <er>Articulation</er>.</def><br/
19251[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19251[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19252 19252
19253<p><hw>Di"a*ry</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"<adot/*r<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diaries</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. <ets>diarium</ets>, fr. <ets>dies</ets> day. See <er>Deity</er>.]</ety> <def>A register of daily events or transactions; a daily record; a journal; a blank book dated for the record of daily memoranda; <as>as, a <ex>diary</ex> of the weather; a physician's <ex>diary</ex>.</as></def><br/ 19253<p><hw>Di"a*ry</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"<adot/*r<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diaries</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. <ets>diarium</ets>, fr. <ets>dies</ets> day. See <er>Deity</er>.]</ety> <def>A register of daily events or transactions; a daily record; a journal; a blank book dated for the record of daily memoranda; <as>as, a <ex>diary</ex> of the weather; a physician's <ex>diary</ex>.</as></def><br/
@@ -19256,7 +19256,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19256<p><hw>Di"a*ry</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>lasting for one day; <as>as, a <ex>diary</ex> fever</as>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bd<xex>Diary</xex> ague.\'b8 <rj><au>Bacon.</au></rj><br/ 19256<p><hw>Di"a*ry</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>lasting for one day; <as>as, a <ex>diary</ex> fever</as>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bd<xex>Diary</xex> ague.\'b8 <rj><au>Bacon.</au></rj><br/
19257[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19257[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19258 19258
19259<p>\'d8<hw>Di*as"po*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/. See <er>Diaspore</er>.]</ety> <def>Lit., \'bdDispersion.\'b8 -- applied collectively: (<it>a</it>) To those Jews who, after the Exile, were scattered through the Old World, and afterwards to Jewish Christians living among heathen. Cf. <au>James i. 1</au>. (<it>b</it>) By extension, to Christians isolated from their own communion, as among the Moravians to those living, usually as missionaries, outside of the parent congregation.</def><br/ 19259<p><hw>Di*as"po*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/. See <er>Diaspore</er>.]</ety> <def>Lit., \'bdDispersion.\'b8 -- applied collectively: (<it>a</it>) To those Jews who, after the Exile, were scattered through the Old World, and afterwards to Jewish Christians living among heathen. Cf. <au>James i. 1</au>. (<it>b</it>) By extension, to Christians isolated from their own communion, as among the Moravians to those living, usually as missionaries, outside of the parent congregation.</def><br/
19260[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 19260[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
19261 19261
19262<p><hw>Di"a*spore</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From Gr. <?/ a scattering; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to sow, scatter like seed: cf. F. <ets>diaspore</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A hydrate of alumina, often occurring in white lamellar masses with brilliant pearly luster; -- so named on account of its decrepitating when heated before the blowpipe.</def><br/ 19262<p><hw>Di"a*spore</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From Gr. <?/ a scattering; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to sow, scatter like seed: cf. F. <ets>diaspore</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A hydrate of alumina, often occurring in white lamellar masses with brilliant pearly luster; -- so named on account of its decrepitating when heated before the blowpipe.</def><br/
@@ -19271,7 +19271,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19271<p><hw>Di`a*sta"sic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or consisting of, diastase; <as>as, <ex>diastasic</ex> ferment</as>.</def><br/ 19271<p><hw>Di`a*sta"sic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or consisting of, diastase; <as>as, <ex>diastasic</ex> ferment</as>.</def><br/
19272[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19272[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19273 19273
19274<p>\'d8<hw>Di*as"ta*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Diastase</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Surg.)</fld> <def>A forcible separation of bones without fracture.</def><br/ 19274<p><hw>Di*as"ta*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Diastase</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Surg.)</fld> <def>A forcible separation of bones without fracture.</def><br/
19275[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19275[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19276 19276
19277<p><hw>Di`a*stat"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ separative. See <er>Diastase</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Physiol. Chem.)</fld> <def>Relating to diastase; having the properties of diastase; effecting the conversion of starch into sugar.</def><br/ 19277<p><hw>Di`a*stat"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ separative. See <er>Diastase</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Physiol. Chem.)</fld> <def>Relating to diastase; having the properties of diastase; effecting the conversion of starch into sugar.</def><br/
@@ -19283,13 +19283,13 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19283<p><hw>Di"a*stem</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diastema</ets>, Gr. <?/, fr. <?/: cf. F. <ets>diast\'8ame</ets>.]</ety> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Intervening space; interval.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>An interval.</def><br/ 19283<p><hw>Di"a*stem</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diastema</ets>, Gr. <?/, fr. <?/: cf. F. <ets>diast\'8ame</ets>.]</ety> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Intervening space; interval.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>An interval.</def><br/
19284[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19284[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19285 19285
19286<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*ste"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Diastem</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A vacant space, or gap, esp. between teeth in a jaw.</def><br/ 19286<p><hw>Di`a*ste"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Diastem</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A vacant space, or gap, esp. between teeth in a jaw.</def><br/
19287[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19287[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19288 19288
19289<p><hw>Di*as"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ star.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>A double star; -- applied to the nucleus of a cell, when, during cell division, the loops of the nuclear network separate into two groups, preparatory to the formation of two daughter nuclei. See <er>Karyokinesis</er>.</def><br/ 19289<p><hw>Di*as"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ star.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>A double star; -- applied to the nucleus of a cell, when, during cell division, the loops of the nuclear network separate into two groups, preparatory to the formation of two daughter nuclei. See <er>Karyokinesis</er>.</def><br/
19290[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19290[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19291 19291
19292<p>\'d8<hw>Di*as"to*le</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to put asunder, to separate; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to set, to place.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>The rhythmical expansion or dilatation of the heart and arteries; -- correlative to <contr>systole</contr>, or contraction.</def><br/ 19292<p><hw>Di*as"to*le</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to put asunder, to separate; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to set, to place.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>The rhythmical expansion or dilatation of the heart and arteries; -- correlative to <contr>systole</contr>, or contraction.</def><br/
19293[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19293[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19294 19294
19295<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>A figure by which a syllable naturally short is made long.</def><br/ 19295<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Gram.)</fld> <def>A figure by which a syllable naturally short is made long.</def><br/
@@ -19301,7 +19301,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19301<p><hw>Di"a*style</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diastylus</ets>, Gr. <?/; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ pillar, column: cf. F. <ets>diastyle</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Arch.)</fld> <def>See under <er>Intercolumniation</er>.</def><br/ 19301<p><hw>Di"a*style</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diastylus</ets>, Gr. <?/; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ pillar, column: cf. F. <ets>diastyle</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Arch.)</fld> <def>See under <er>Intercolumniation</er>.</def><br/
19302[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19302[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19303 19303
19304<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*tes"sa*ron</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ (sc. <?/); <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/, gen. of <?/ four (sc. <?/.).]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>The interval of a fourth.</def><br/ 19304<p><hw>Di`a*tes"sa*ron</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ (sc. <?/); <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/, gen. of <?/ four (sc. <?/.).]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>The interval of a fourth.</def><br/
19305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19306 19306
19307<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Theol.)</fld> <def>A continuous narrative arranged from the first four books of the New Testament.</def><br/ 19307<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Theol.)</fld> <def>A continuous narrative arranged from the first four books of the New Testament.</def><br/
@@ -19330,7 +19330,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19330<p><hw>Di`a*ther"mous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Diathermal</er>.</def><br/ 19330<p><hw>Di`a*ther"mous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Same as <er>Diathermal</er>.</def><br/
19331[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19331[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19332 19332
19333<p>\'d8<hw>Di*ath"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to place separately, arrange; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to place, put.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Bodily condition or constitution, esp. a morbid habit which predisposes to a particular disease, or class of diseases.</def><br/ 19333<p><hw>Di*ath"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to place separately, arrange; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to place, put.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Bodily condition or constitution, esp. a morbid habit which predisposes to a particular disease, or class of diseases.</def><br/
19334[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19334[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19335 19335
19336<p><hw>Di`a*thet"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or dependent on, a diathesis or special constitution of the body; <as>as, <ex>diathetic</ex> disease</as>.</def><br/ 19336<p><hw>Di`a*thet"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or dependent on, a diathesis or special constitution of the body; <as>as, <ex>diathetic</ex> disease</as>.</def><br/
@@ -19379,7 +19379,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19379<p><hw>Di*at"ri*bist</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who makes a diatribe or diatribes.</def><br/ 19379<p><hw>Di*at"ri*bist</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who makes a diatribe or diatribes.</def><br/
19380[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19380[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19381 19381
19382<p>\'d8<hw>Di`a*try"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ hole.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An extinct eocene bird from New Mexico, larger than the ostrich.</def></p> 19382<p><hw>Di`a*try"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., from Gr. <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ hole.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An extinct eocene bird from New Mexico, larger than the ostrich.</def></p>
19383 19383
19384<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*zeuc"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*zeu"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ disjunctive, fr. <?/ to disjoin; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to join, yoke.]</ety> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>Disjoining two fourths; <as>as, the <ex>diazeutic</ex> tone, which, like that from F to G in modern music, lay between two fourths, and, being joined to either, made a fifth</as>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 19384<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di`a*zeuc"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`a*zeu"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ disjunctive, fr. <?/ to disjoin; <grk>dia`</grk> through, asunder + <?/ to join, yoke.]</ety> <fld>(Anc. Mus.)</fld> <def>Disjoining two fourths; <as>as, the <ex>diazeutic</ex> tone, which, like that from F to G in modern music, lay between two fourths, and, being joined to either, made a fifth</as>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
19385[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19385[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -19447,7 +19447,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19447<syn><b>Syn. --</b> Dibranchiata, subclass ta, Dibranchia, subclass Dibranchia.</syn><br/ 19447<syn><b>Syn. --</b> Dibranchiata, subclass ta, Dibranchia, subclass Dibranchia.</syn><br/
19448[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 19448[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
19449 19449
19450<p>\'d8<hw>Di*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ gills.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of cephalopods which includes those with two gills, an apparatus for emitting an inky fluid, and either eight or ten cephalic arms bearing suckers or hooks, as the octopi and squids. See <er>Cephalopoda</er>.</def><br/ 19450<p><hw>Di*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ gills.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of cephalopods which includes those with two gills, an apparatus for emitting an inky fluid, and either eight or ten cephalic arms bearing suckers or hooks, as the octopi and squids. See <er>Cephalopoda</er>.</def><br/
19451[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19451[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19452 19452
19453<p><hw>Di*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two gills.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dibranchiata.</def></def2><br/ 19453<p><hw>Di*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two gills.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dibranchiata.</def></def2><br/
@@ -19511,7 +19511,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19511<p><hw>dice"box`</hw> <pr>(d<imac/s"b<ocr/ks`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A box from which dice are thrown in gaming.</def> <rj><au>Thackeray.</au></rj><br/ 19511<p><hw>dice"box`</hw> <pr>(d<imac/s"b<ocr/ks`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A box from which dice are thrown in gaming.</def> <rj><au>Thackeray.</au></rj><br/
19512[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19512[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19513 19513
19514<p>\'d8<hw>Di*cen"tra</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*s<ecr/n"tr<adot/)</pr>, <pos>Prop. n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>ke`ntron</grk> spur.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two-spurred or heart-shaped flowers, including the <stype>Dutchman's breeches</stype>, and the more showy <stype>Bleeding heart</stype> (<spn>Dicentra spectabilis</spn>).</def> <altsp>[Corruptly written <asp>dielytra</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 19514<p><hw>Di*cen"tra</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*s<ecr/n"tr<adot/)</pr>, <pos>Prop. n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>ke`ntron</grk> spur.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of herbaceous plants, with racemes of two-spurred or heart-shaped flowers, including the <stype>Dutchman's breeches</stype>, and the more showy <stype>Bleeding heart</stype> (<spn>Dicentra spectabilis</spn>).</def> <altsp>[Corruptly written <asp>dielytra</asp>.]</altsp><br/
19515[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19515[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19516 19516
19517<p><hw>di*ceph"a*lous</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*s<ecr/f"<adot/*l<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dike`falos</grk>; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>kefalh`</grk> head.]</ety> <def>Having two heads on one body; double-headed.</def><br/ 19517<p><hw>di*ceph"a*lous</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*s<ecr/f"<adot/*l<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dike`falos</grk>; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>kefalh`</grk> head.]</ety> <def>Having two heads on one body; double-headed.</def><br/
@@ -19743,16 +19743,16 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19743<p><hw>Di"cro*tism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>A condition in which there are two beats or waves of the arterial pulse to each beat of the heart.</def><br/ 19743<p><hw>Di"cro*tism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Physiol.)</fld> <def>A condition in which there are two beats or waves of the arterial pulse to each beat of the heart.</def><br/
19744[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19744[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19745 19745
19746<p>\'d8<hw>Dic"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>See <er>Dictum</er>.</def><br/ 19746<p><hw>Dic"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>See <er>Dictum</er>.</def><br/
19747[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19747[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19748 19748
19749<p><hw>Dic"ta*graph</hw> <pr>(d<icr/k"t<adot/*gr<adot/f)</pr>. <def>Var. of <er>Dictograph</er>.</def><br/ 19749<p><hw>Dic"ta*graph</hw> <pr>(d<icr/k"t<adot/*gr<adot/f)</pr>. <def>Var. of <er>Dictograph</er>.</def><br/
19750[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 19750[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
19751 19751
19752<p>\'d8<hw>Dic*ta"men</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL., fr. <ets>dictare</ets> to dictate.]</ety> <def>A dictation or dictate.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Falkland.</au></rj><br/ 19752<p><hw>Dic*ta"men</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[LL., fr. <ets>dictare</ets> to dictate.]</ety> <def>A dictation or dictate.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Falkland.</au></rj><br/
19753[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19753[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19754 19754
19755<p>\'d8<hw>Dic*tam"nus</hw> <pr>(d<icr/k*t<acr/m"n<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Dittany</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A suffrutescent herb, <spn>Dictamnus Fraxinella</spn> (the only species), with strong perfume and showy flowers. The volatile oil of the leaves is highly inflammable.</def><br/ 19755<p><hw>Dic*tam"nus</hw> <pr>(d<icr/k*t<acr/m"n<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. See <er>Dittany</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A suffrutescent herb, <spn>Dictamnus Fraxinella</spn> (the only species), with strong perfume and showy flowers. The volatile oil of the leaves is highly inflammable.</def><br/
19756[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19756[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19757 19757
19758<p><hw>Dic"ta*phone</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dicta</ets>te + <ets>-phone</ets>, as in <ets>telephone</ets>.]</ety> <def>A form of phonographic recorder and reproducer adapted for use in dictation, as in business.</def><br/ 19758<p><hw>Dic"ta*phone</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Dicta</ets>te + <ets>-phone</ets>, as in <ets>telephone</ets>.]</ety> <def>A form of phonographic recorder and reproducer adapted for use in dictation, as in business.</def><br/
@@ -19874,7 +19874,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19874<p><hw>dictostylium</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>any slime mold of the genus Dictostylium.</def><br/ 19874<p><hw>dictostylium</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>any slime mold of the genus Dictostylium.</def><br/
19875[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 19875[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
19876 19876
19877<p>\'d8<hw>Dic"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> L. <plw>Dicta</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, E. <plw>Dictums</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., neuter of <ets>dictus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>dicere</ets> to say. See <er>Diction</er>, and cf. <er>Ditto</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>An authoritative statement; a dogmatic saying; an apothegm.</def><br/ 19877<p><hw>Dic"tum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> L. <plw>Dicta</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, E. <plw>Dictums</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., neuter of <ets>dictus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>dicere</ets> to say. See <er>Diction</er>, and cf. <er>Ditto</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>An authoritative statement; a dogmatic saying; an apothegm.</def><br/
19878[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19878[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19879 19879
19880<p><q>A class of critical <qex>dicta</qex> everywhere current.</q> <rj><qau>M. Arnold.</qau></rj><br/ 19880<p><q>A class of critical <qex>dicta</qex> everywhere current.</q> <rj><qau>M. Arnold.</qau></rj><br/
@@ -19889,7 +19889,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19889<p><hw>Di*cy"a*nide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>cyan</ets>ogen.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A compound of a binary type containing two cyanogen groups or radicals; -- called also <altname>bicyanide</altname>.</def><br/ 19889<p><hw>Di*cy"a*nide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>cyan</ets>ogen.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>A compound of a binary type containing two cyanogen groups or radicals; -- called also <altname>bicyanide</altname>.</def><br/
19890[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19890[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19891 19891
19892<p>\'d8<hw>Di`cy*e"ma*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ an embryo.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of worms parasitic in cephalopods. They are remarkable for the extreme simplicity of their structure. The embryo exists in two forms.</def><br/ 19892<p><hw>Di`cy*e"ma*ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ an embryo.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of worms parasitic in cephalopods. They are remarkable for the extreme simplicity of their structure. The embryo exists in two forms.</def><br/
19893[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19893[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19894 19894
19895<p><hw>Di`cy*e"mid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or belonging to the Dicyemata.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the <ord>Dicyemata</ord>.</def></def2><br/ 19895<p><hw>Di`cy*e"mid</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or belonging to the Dicyemata.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the <ord>Dicyemata</ord>.</def></def2><br/
@@ -19957,7 +19957,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19957<p><cs><col><b>Jeremy Diddler</b></col>, <cd>a character in a play by <person>James Kenney</person>, entitled \'bdRaising the wind.\'b8 The name is applied to any needy, tricky, constant borrower; a confidence man.</cd></cs><br/ 19957<p><cs><col><b>Jeremy Diddler</b></col>, <cd>a character in a play by <person>James Kenney</person>, entitled \'bdRaising the wind.\'b8 The name is applied to any needy, tricky, constant borrower; a confidence man.</cd></cs><br/
19958[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19958[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19959 19959
19960<p>\'d8<hw>Di*del"phi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ matrix, uterus.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The subclass of Mammalia which includes the marsupials. See <er>Marsupialia</er>.</def><br/ 19960<p><hw>Di*del"phi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ matrix, uterus.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The subclass of Mammalia which includes the marsupials. See <er>Marsupialia</er>.</def><br/
19961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19961[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19962 19962
19963<p><hw>Di*del"phi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Of or relating to the Didelphia.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Didelphia.</def></def2><br/ 19963<p><hw>Di*del"phi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Of or relating to the Didelphia.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Didelphia.</def></def2><br/
@@ -19978,7 +19978,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19978<p><hw>Di*del"phyc</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Didelphic</er>.</def><br/ 19978<p><hw>Di*del"phyc</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Didelphic</er>.</def><br/
19979[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19979[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19980 19980
19981<p>\'d8<hw>Di*del"phys</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Didelphia</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Formerly, any marsupial; but the term is now restricted to an American genus which includes the opossums, of which there are many species. See <er>Opossum</er>. <altsp>[Written also <asp>Didelphis</asp>.]</altsp> See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def> <rj><au>Cuvier.</au></rj><br/ 19981<p><hw>Di*del"phys</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Didelphia</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Formerly, any marsupial; but the term is now restricted to an American genus which includes the opossums, of which there are many species. See <er>Opossum</er>. <altsp>[Written also <asp>Didelphis</asp>.]</altsp> See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def> <rj><au>Cuvier.</au></rj><br/
19982[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19982[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19983 19983
19984<p><hw>Di"dine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or pertaining to the genus <gen>Didus</gen>, or the dodo.</def><br/ 19984<p><hw>Di"dine</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or pertaining to the genus <gen>Didus</gen>, or the dodo.</def><br/
@@ -19990,7 +19990,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
19990<p><cs><col><b>To cut a dido</b></col>, <cd>to play a trick; to cut a caper; -- perhaps so called from the trick of Dido, who having bought so much land as a hide would cover, is said to have cut it into thin strips long enough to inclose a spot for a citadel.</cd></cs><br/ 19990<p><cs><col><b>To cut a dido</b></col>, <cd>to play a trick; to cut a caper; -- perhaps so called from the trick of Dido, who having bought so much land as a hide would cover, is said to have cut it into thin strips long enough to inclose a spot for a citadel.</cd></cs><br/
19991[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19991[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
19992 19992
19993<p>\'d8<hw>Di*do"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. So called in allusion to the classical story of Dido and the bull's hide.]</ety> <fld>(Geom.)</fld> <def>The curve which on a given surface and with a given perimeter contains the greatest area.</def> <rj><au>Tait.</au></rj></p> 19993<p><hw>Di*do"ni*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. So called in allusion to the classical story of Dido and the bull's hide.]</ety> <fld>(Geom.)</fld> <def>The curve which on a given surface and with a given perimeter contains the greatest area.</def> <rj><au>Tait.</au></rj></p>
19994 19994
19995<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"drachm</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*drach"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ a drachm.]</ety> <def>A two-drachma piece; an ancient Greek silver coin, worth nearly forty cents.</def><br/ 19995<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"drachm</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*drach"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ a drachm.]</ety> <def>A two-drachma piece; an ancient Greek silver coin, worth nearly forty cents.</def><br/
19996[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 19996[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -20013,10 +20013,10 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
20013<p><hw>Did"y*mous</hw> <pr>(d<icr/d"<icr/*m<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di`dymos</grk> twofold, twin.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Growing in pairs or twins.</def><br/ 20013<p><hw>Did"y*mous</hw> <pr>(d<icr/d"<icr/*m<ucr/s)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di`dymos</grk> twofold, twin.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Growing in pairs or twins.</def><br/
20014[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20014[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20015 20015
20016<p>\'d8<hw>Did`y*na"mi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ power.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.</def><br/ 20016<p><hw>Did`y*na"mi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ power.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.</def><br/
20017[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20017[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20018 20018
20019<p>\'d8<hw>Did`y*na"mi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Didynamous.</def><br/ 20019<p><hw>Did`y*na"mi*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Didynamous.</def><br/
20020[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20020[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20021 20021
20022<p><hw>Di*dyn"a*mous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Didynamia; containing four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.</def><br/ 20022<p><hw>Di*dyn"a*mous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Didynamia; containing four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.</def><br/
@@ -20113,7 +20113,7 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
20113<syn><b>Syn. --</b> genus <gen>Dieffenbachia</gen>.</syn><br/ 20113<syn><b>Syn. --</b> genus <gen>Dieffenbachia</gen>.</syn><br/
20114[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 20114[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
20115 20115
20116<p>\'d8<hw>Di`e*ge"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to narrate; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to lead.]</ety> <def>A narrative or history; a recital or relation.</def><br/ 20116<p><hw>Di`e*ge"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to narrate; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to lead.]</ety> <def>A narrative or history; a recital or relation.</def><br/
20117[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20117[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20118 20118
20119<p><hw>die"hard`</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"h<aum/rd`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>one who stubbornly adheres to traditional and outdated views.</def><br/ 20119<p><hw>die"hard`</hw> <pr>(d<imac/"h<aum/rd`)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>one who stubbornly adheres to traditional and outdated views.</def><br/
@@ -20130,13 +20130,13 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
20130<p><hw>Di`e*lec"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>dia-</ets> + <ets>electric</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Elec.)</fld> <def>Any substance or medium that transmits the electric force by a process different from conduction, as in the phenomena of induction; a nonconductor, separating a body electrified by induction, from the electrifying body.</def><br/ 20130<p><hw>Di`e*lec"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>dia-</ets> + <ets>electric</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Elec.)</fld> <def>Any substance or medium that transmits the electric force by a process different from conduction, as in the phenomena of induction; a nonconductor, separating a body electrified by induction, from the electrifying body.</def><br/
20131[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20131[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20132 20132
20133<p>\'d8<hw>Di*el"y*tra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dicentra</er>.</def><br/ 20133<p><hw>Di*el"y*tra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>See <er>Dicentra</er>.</def><br/
20134[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20134[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20135 20135
20136<p>\'d8<hw>Di`en*ceph"a*lon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Dia-</er>, and <er>Encephalon</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The interbrain or thalamencephalon; -- sometimes abbreviated to <abbr>dien</abbr>. See <er>Thalamencephalon</er>.</def><br/ 20136<p><hw>Di`en*ceph"a*lon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Dia-</er>, and <er>Encephalon</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The interbrain or thalamencephalon; -- sometimes abbreviated to <abbr>dien</abbr>. See <er>Thalamencephalon</er>.</def><br/
20137[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20137[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20138 20138
20139<p>\'d8<hw>Di*er"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <def>Same as <er>Di\'91resis</er>.</def><br/ 20139<p><hw>Di*er"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <def>Same as <er>Di\'91resis</er>.</def><br/
20140[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20140[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20141 20141
20142<p><hw>Diervilla</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>small genus of low deciduous shrubs; the bush honeysuckles.</def><br/ 20142<p><hw>Diervilla</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>small genus of low deciduous shrubs; the bush honeysuckles.</def><br/
@@ -20156,20 +20156,20 @@ With in wrought flowers.</q> <rj><qau>Tennyson.</qau></rj><br/
20156<p><hw>Die"sink`ing</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The process of engraving dies.</def><br/ 20156<p><hw>Die"sink`ing</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The process of engraving dies.</def><br/
20157[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20157[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20158 20158
20159<p>\'d8<hw>Di"es I"r\'91</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <def>Day of wrath; -- the name and beginning of a famous medi\'91val Latin hymn on the Last Judgment.</def><br/ 20159<p><hw>Di"es I"r\'91</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <def>Day of wrath; -- the name and beginning of a famous medi\'91val Latin hymn on the Last Judgment.</def><br/
20160[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20160[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20161 20161
20162<p>\'d8<hw>Di"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dieses</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to let go through, dissolve; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to let go, send.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A small interval, less than any in actual practice, but used in the mathematical calculation of intervals.</def><br/ 20162<p><hw>Di"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dieses</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to let go through, dissolve; <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to let go, send.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A small interval, less than any in actual practice, but used in the mathematical calculation of intervals.</def><br/
20163[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20163[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20164 20164
20165<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Print.)</fld> <def>The mark <Dagger/; -- called also <altname>double dagger</altname>. It is used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote</def><br/ 20165<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Print.)</fld> <def>The mark <Dagger/; -- called also <altname>double dagger</altname>. It is used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote</def><br/
20166<syn><b>Syn. --</b> double obelisk.</syn><br/ 20166<syn><b>Syn. --</b> double obelisk.</syn><br/
20167[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20167[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20168 20168
20169<p>\'d8<hw>Di"es ju*rid"i*cus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dies juridici</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A court day.</def><br/ 20169<p><hw>Di"es ju*rid"i*cus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dies juridici</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A court day.</def><br/
20170[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20170[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20171 20171
20172<p>\'d8<hw>Di"es non"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L. <ets>dies non juridicus</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A day on which courts are not held, as Sunday or any legal holiday.</def><br/ 20172<p><hw>Di"es non"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>. <ety>[L. <ets>dies non juridicus</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A day on which courts are not held, as Sunday or any legal holiday.</def><br/
20173[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20173[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20174 20174
20175<p><hw>Die"stock`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A stock to hold the dies used for cutting screws.</def><br/ 20175<p><hw>Die"stock`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A stock to hold the dies used for cutting screws.</def><br/
@@ -20799,7 +20799,7 @@ His good to worlds and ages infinite.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj><br/
20799<p><hw>Di*gas"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ belly: cf. F. <ets>digastrique</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Having two bellies; biventral; -- applied to muscles which are fleshy at each end and have a tendon in the middle, and esp. to the muscle which pulls down the lower jaw.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>Pertaining to the digastric muscle of the lower jaw; <as>as, the <ex>digastric</ex> nerves</as>.</def><br/ 20799<p><hw>Di*gas"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ belly: cf. F. <ets>digastrique</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>Having two bellies; biventral; -- applied to muscles which are fleshy at each end and have a tendon in the middle, and esp. to the muscle which pulls down the lower jaw.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>Pertaining to the digastric muscle of the lower jaw; <as>as, the <ex>digastric</ex> nerves</as>.</def><br/
20800[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20800[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20801 20801
20802<p>\'d8<hw>Di*ge"ne*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ race, offspring.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of Trematoda in which alternate generations occur, the immediate young not resembling their parents.</def><br/ 20802<p><hw>Di*ge"ne*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ race, offspring.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of Trematoda in which alternate generations occur, the immediate young not resembling their parents.</def><br/
20803[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 20803[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
20804 20804
20805<p><hw>Di*gen"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>genesis</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>The faculty of multiplying in two ways; -- by ova fecundated by spermatic fluid, and asexually, as by buds. See <er>Parthenogenesis</er>.</def><br/ 20805<p><hw>Di*gen"e*sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>genesis</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>The faculty of multiplying in two ways; -- by ova fecundated by spermatic fluid, and asexually, as by buds. See <er>Parthenogenesis</er>.</def><br/
@@ -21247,7 +21247,7 @@ That it will live engraven in my face.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
21247<p><hw>Digue</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Dike</er>.]</ety> <def>A bank; a dike.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir W. Temple.</au></rj><br/ 21247<p><hw>Digue</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Dike</er>.]</ety> <def>A bank; a dike.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir W. Temple.</au></rj><br/
21248[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21248[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21249 21249
21250<p>\'d8<hw>Di*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ a woman, a female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants having two styles.</def></p> 21250<p><hw>Di*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ a woman, a female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants having two styles.</def></p>
21251 21251
21252<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dig"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>digyne</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Digynia; having two styles.</def><br/ 21252<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dig"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>digyne</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Digynia; having two styles.</def><br/
21253[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21253[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -21294,7 +21294,7 @@ That it will live engraven in my face.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
21294<p><hw>Di*ju`di*ca"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dijudicatio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of dijudicating; judgment.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Cockeram.</au></rj><br/ 21294<p><hw>Di*ju`di*ca"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dijudicatio</ets>.]</ety> <def>The act of dijudicating; judgment.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Cockeram.</au></rj><br/
21295[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21295[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21296 21296
21297<p>\'d8<hw>Di"ka</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native West African name.]</ety> <def>A kind of food, made from the almondlike seeds of the <spn>Irvingia Barteri</spn>, much used by natives of the west coast of Africa; -- called also <altname>dika bread</altname>.</def><br/ 21297<p><hw>Di"ka</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native West African name.]</ety> <def>A kind of food, made from the almondlike seeds of the <spn>Irvingia Barteri</spn>, much used by natives of the west coast of Africa; -- called also <altname>dika bread</altname>.</def><br/
21298[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21298[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21299 21299
21300<p><hw>Dike</hw> <pr>(d<imac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>dic</ets>, <ets>dike</ets>, <ets>diche</ets>, ditch, AS. <ets>d<imac/c</ets> dike, ditch; akin to D. <ets>dijk</ets> dike, G. <ets>deich</ets>, and prob. <ets>teich</ets> pond, Icel. <ets>d<imac/ki</ets> dike, ditch, Dan. <ets>dige</ets>; perh. akin to Gr. <grk>tei^chos</grk> (for <grk>qei^chos</grk>) wall, and even E. <ets>dough</ets>; or perh. to Gr. <grk>ti^fos</grk> pool, marsh. Cf. <er>Ditch</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A ditch; a channel for water made by digging.</def><br/ 21300<p><hw>Dike</hw> <pr>(d<imac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>dic</ets>, <ets>dike</ets>, <ets>diche</ets>, ditch, AS. <ets>d<imac/c</ets> dike, ditch; akin to D. <ets>dijk</ets> dike, G. <ets>deich</ets>, and prob. <ets>teich</ets> pond, Icel. <ets>d<imac/ki</ets> dike, ditch, Dan. <ets>dige</ets>; perh. akin to Gr. <grk>tei^chos</grk> (for <grk>qei^chos</grk>) wall, and even E. <ets>dough</ets>; or perh. to Gr. <grk>ti^fos</grk> pool, marsh. Cf. <er>Ditch</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A ditch; a channel for water made by digging.</def><br/
@@ -21400,7 +21400,7 @@ Shut out the turbulent tides.</q> <rj><qau>Longfellow.</qau></rj><br/
21400<p><sn>3.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A dilation or enlargement of a canal or other organ.</def><br/ 21400<p><sn>3.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A dilation or enlargement of a canal or other organ.</def><br/
21401[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21401[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21402 21402
21403<p>\'d8<hw>Dil`a*ta"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Cf. L. <ets>dilatator</ets> a propagator.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A muscle which dilates any part; a dilator.</def><br/ 21403<p><hw>Dil`a*ta"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Cf. L. <ets>dilatator</ets> a propagator.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A muscle which dilates any part; a dilator.</def><br/
21404[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21404[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21405 21405
21406<p><hw>Di*late"</hw> <pr>(?; 277)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dilated</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dilating</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>dilatare</ets>; either fr. <ets>di-</ets> = <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>latus</ets> wide, not the same word as <ets>latus</ets>, used as p. p. of <ets>ferre</ets> to bear (see <er>Latitude</er>); or fr. <ets>dilatus</ets>, used as p. p. of <ets>differre</ets> to separate (see <er>Delay</er>, <er>Tolerate</er>, <er>Differ</er>, and cf. <er>Dilatory</er>): cf. F. <ets>dilater</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To expand; to distend; to enlarge or extend in all directions; to swell; -- opposed to <ant>contract</ant>; <as>as, the air <ex>dilates</ex> the lungs; air is <ex>dilated</ex> by increase of heat.</as></def><br/ 21406<p><hw>Di*late"</hw> <pr>(?; 277)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dilated</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dilating</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>.]</vmorph> <ety>[L. <ets>dilatare</ets>; either fr. <ets>di-</ets> = <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>latus</ets> wide, not the same word as <ets>latus</ets>, used as p. p. of <ets>ferre</ets> to bear (see <er>Latitude</er>); or fr. <ets>dilatus</ets>, used as p. p. of <ets>differre</ets> to separate (see <er>Delay</er>, <er>Tolerate</er>, <er>Differ</er>, and cf. <er>Dilatory</er>): cf. F. <ets>dilater</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To expand; to distend; to enlarge or extend in all directions; to swell; -- opposed to <ant>contract</ant>; <as>as, the air <ex>dilates</ex> the lungs; air is <ex>dilated</ex> by increase of heat.</as></def><br/
@@ -21532,7 +21532,7 @@ To act with infamy, or quit the place.</q> <rj><qau>Swift.</qau></rj><br/
21532<p><q>Though few art lovers can be connoisseurs, many are <qex>dilettants</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Fairholt.</qau></rj><br/ 21532<p><q>Though few art lovers can be connoisseurs, many are <qex>dilettants</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Fairholt.</qau></rj><br/
21533[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21533[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21534 21534
21535<p>\'d8<hw>Dil`et*tan"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dilettanti</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[It., prop. p. pr. of <ets>dillettare</ets> to take delight in, fr. L. <ets>delectare</ets> to delight. See <er>Delight</er>, <pos>v. t.</pos>]</ety> <def>An admirer or lover of the fine arts; popularly, an amateur; especially, one who follows an art or a branch of knowledge, desultorily, or for amusement only.</def><br/ 21535<p><hw>Dil`et*tan"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dilettanti</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[It., prop. p. pr. of <ets>dillettare</ets> to take delight in, fr. L. <ets>delectare</ets> to delight. See <er>Delight</er>, <pos>v. t.</pos>]</ety> <def>An admirer or lover of the fine arts; popularly, an amateur; especially, one who follows an art or a branch of knowledge, desultorily, or for amusement only.</def><br/
21536[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21536[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21537 21537
21538<p><-- p. 413 --></p> 21538<p><-- p. 413 --></p>
@@ -21580,7 +21580,7 @@ But for the end it works to.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
21580<p><q><qex>Diligence</qex> and accuracy are the only merits which an historical writer ascribe to himself.</q> <rj><qau>Gibbon.</qau></rj><br/ 21580<p><q><qex>Diligence</qex> and accuracy are the only merits which an historical writer ascribe to himself.</q> <rj><qau>Gibbon.</qau></rj><br/
21581[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21581[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21582 21582
21583<p>\'d8<hw>Di`li*gence"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A four-wheeled public stagecoach, used in France.</def><br/ 21583<p><hw>Di`li*gence"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A four-wheeled public stagecoach, used in France.</def><br/
21584[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21584[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21585 21585
21586<p><hw>Dil"i*gen*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diligentia</ets>.]</ety> <def>Diligence; care; persevering endeavor.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/ 21586<p><hw>Dil"i*gen*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diligentia</ets>.]</ety> <def>Diligence; care; persevering endeavor.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/
@@ -21826,7 +21826,7 @@ Through words and things, a <qex>dim</qex> and perilous way.</q> <rj><qau>Wordsw
21826<p><q>Who can draw the soul's <qex>dimensive</qex> lines?</q> <rj><qau>Sir J. Davies.</qau></rj><br/ 21826<p><q>Who can draw the soul's <qex>dimensive</qex> lines?</q> <rj><qau>Sir J. Davies.</qau></rj><br/
21827[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21827[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21828 21828
21829<p>\'d8<hw>Dim"e*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ part.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A division of Coleoptera, having two joints to the tarsi.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A division of the Hemiptera, including the aphids.</def><br/ 21829<p><hw>Dim"e*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ part.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A division of Coleoptera, having two joints to the tarsi.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A division of the Hemiptera, including the aphids.</def><br/
21830[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 21830[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
21831 21831
21832<p><hw>Dim"er*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the Dimera.</def><br/ 21832<p><hw>Dim"er*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the Dimera.</def><br/
@@ -22076,7 +22076,7 @@ Breaks into <qex>dimples</qex> small and bright.</q> <rj><qau>Wordsworth.</qau><
22076<syn><b>Syn. --</b> half-witted, simple, simple-minded.</syn><br/ 22076<syn><b>Syn. --</b> half-witted, simple, simple-minded.</syn><br/
22077[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 22077[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
22078 22078
22079<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Dim"y*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dim`y*a"ri*a</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ + <?/ to close.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of lamellibranchiate mollusks having an anterior and posterior adductor muscle, as the common clam. See <er>Bivalve</er>.</def><br/ 22079<p><mhw><hw>Dim"y*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dim`y*a"ri*a</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ + <?/ to close.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of lamellibranchiate mollusks having an anterior and posterior adductor muscle, as the common clam. See <er>Bivalve</er>.</def><br/
22080[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22080[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22081 22081
22082<p><hw>Dim`y*a"ri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or pertaining to the Dimya.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dimya.</def></def2><br/ 22082<p><hw>Dim`y*a"ri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Like or pertaining to the Dimya.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dimya.</def></def2><br/
@@ -22241,7 +22241,7 @@ A <qex>dingthrift</qex> and a knave?</q> <rj><qau>Drant.</qau></rj><br/
22241<p><hw>Din"gy</hw> <pr>(d<icr/n"j<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <amorph>[<pos>Compar.</pos> <adjf>Dingier</adjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>superl.</pos> <adjf>Dingiest</adjf>.]</amorph> <ety>[Prob. fr. <ets>dung</ets>. Cf. <er>Dungy</er>.]</ety> <def>Soiled; sullied; of a dark or dusky color; dark brown; dirty.</def> \'bdScraps of <xex>dingy</xex> paper.\'b8 <rj><au>Macaulay.</au></rj><br/ 22241<p><hw>Din"gy</hw> <pr>(d<icr/n"j<ycr/)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <amorph>[<pos>Compar.</pos> <adjf>Dingier</adjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>superl.</pos> <adjf>Dingiest</adjf>.]</amorph> <ety>[Prob. fr. <ets>dung</ets>. Cf. <er>Dungy</er>.]</ety> <def>Soiled; sullied; of a dark or dusky color; dark brown; dirty.</def> \'bdScraps of <xex>dingy</xex> paper.\'b8 <rj><au>Macaulay.</au></rj><br/
22242[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22242[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22243 22243
22244<p>\'d8<hw>Di*nich"thys</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ fish.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of large extinct Devonian ganoid fishes. In some parts of Ohio remains of the Dinichthys are abundant, indicating animals twenty feet in length.</def><br/ 22244<p><hw>Di*nich"thys</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ fish.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of large extinct Devonian ganoid fishes. In some parts of Ohio remains of the Dinichthys are abundant, indicating animals twenty feet in length.</def><br/
22245[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22245[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22246 22246
22247<p><hw>Din"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. & a.</pos> <def>from <er>Dine</er>, <pos>a.</pos></def><br/ 22247<p><hw>Din"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. & a.</pos> <def>from <er>Dine</er>, <pos>a.</pos></def><br/
@@ -22309,7 +22309,7 @@ A <qex>dingthrift</qex> and a knave?</q> <rj><qau>Drant.</qau></rj><br/
22309<syn><b>Syn. --</b> suppertime.</syn><br/ 22309<syn><b>Syn. --</b> suppertime.</syn><br/
22310[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 22310[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
22311 22311
22312<p>\'d8<hw>Di*noc"e*ras</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/, <?/, horn.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of large extinct Eocene mammals from Wyoming; -- called also <altname><gen>Uintatherium</gen></altname>. See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/ 22312<p><hw>Di*noc"e*ras</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/, <?/, horn.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of large extinct Eocene mammals from Wyoming; -- called also <altname><gen>Uintatherium</gen></altname>. See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/
22313[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22313[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22314 22314
22315<p><note><hand/ They were herbivorous, and remarkable for three pairs of hornlike protuberances on the skull. The males were armed with a pair of powerful canine tusks.</note><br/ 22315<p><note><hand/ They were herbivorous, and remarkable for three pairs of hornlike protuberances on the skull. The males were armed with a pair of powerful canine tusks.</note><br/
@@ -22326,14 +22326,14 @@ A <qex>dingthrift</qex> and a knave?</q> <rj><qau>Drant.</qau></rj><br/
22326<p><hw>dinoflagellate</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a member of the <ord>Dinoflagellata</ord>, chiefly marine protozoa having two flagella. The dinoflagellates form a chief constituent of plankton.</def><br/ 22326<p><hw>dinoflagellate</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a member of the <ord>Dinoflagellata</ord>, chiefly marine protozoa having two flagella. The dinoflagellates form a chief constituent of plankton.</def><br/
22327[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 22327[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
22328 22328
22329<p>\'d8<hw>Di*nor"nis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ bird.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of extinct, ostrichlike birds of gigantic size, which formerly inhabited New Zealand. See <er>Moa</er>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Deinornis</asp>.]</altsp></p> 22329<p><hw>Di*nor"nis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ bird.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A genus of extinct, ostrichlike birds of gigantic size, which formerly inhabited New Zealand. See <er>Moa</er>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Deinornis</asp>.]</altsp></p>
22330 22330
22331<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"no*saur</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`no*sau"ri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ lizard.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>One of the Dinosauria.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>deinosaur</asp>, and <asp>deinosaurian</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 22331<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"no*saur</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`no*sau"ri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ lizard.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>One of the Dinosauria.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>deinosaur</asp>, and <asp>deinosaurian</asp>.]</altsp><br/
22332[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22332[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22333 22333
22334<p>\'d8<hw>Di`no*sau"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ lizard.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An order of extinct mesozoic reptiles, mostly of large size (whence the name). Notwithstanding their size, they present birdlike characters in the skeleton, esp. in the pelvis and hind limbs. Some walked on their three-toed hind feet, thus producing the large \'bdbird tracks,\'b8 so-called, of mesozoic sandstones; others were five-toed and quadrupedal. See <xex>Illust.</xex> of <er>Compsognathus</er>, also <xex>Illustration</xex> of <xex>Dinosaur</xex> in Appendix.</def></p> 22334<p><hw>Di`no*sau"ri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ terrible + <?/ lizard.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An order of extinct mesozoic reptiles, mostly of large size (whence the name). Notwithstanding their size, they present birdlike characters in the skeleton, esp. in the pelvis and hind limbs. Some walked on their three-toed hind feet, thus producing the large \'bdbird tracks,\'b8 so-called, of mesozoic sandstones; others were five-toed and quadrupedal. See <xex>Illust.</xex> of <er>Compsognathus</er>, also <xex>Illustration</xex> of <xex>Dinosaur</xex> in Appendix.</def></p>
22335 22335
22336<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"no*there</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, \'d8<hw>Di`no*the"ri*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>dinotherium</ets>, fr. Gr. <grk>deino`s</grk> terrible + <grk>qhri`on</grk> beast.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A large extinct proboscidean mammal from the miocene beds of Europe and Asia. It is remarkable for a pair of tusks directed downward from the decurved apex of the lower jaw.</def><br/ 22336<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di"no*there</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di`no*the"ri*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>dinotherium</ets>, fr. Gr. <grk>deino`s</grk> terrible + <grk>qhri`on</grk> beast.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>A large extinct proboscidean mammal from the miocene beds of Europe and Asia. It is remarkable for a pair of tusks directed downward from the decurved apex of the lower jaw.</def><br/
22337[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22337[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22338 22338
22339<p><hw>Din*ox"ide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Dioxide</er>.</def><br/ 22339<p><hw>Din*ox"ide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>Same as <er>Dioxide</er>.</def><br/
@@ -22394,7 +22394,7 @@ That he moved the massy stone at length.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></rj><b
22394 22394
22395<p><-- p. 415 --></p> 22395<p><-- p. 415 --></p>
22396 22396
22397<p>\'d8<hw>Di*\'d2"ci*a</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*<emac/"sh<icr/*<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di</grk> = <grk>di`s</grk> twice + <grk>o'i^kos</grk> a house.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having the stamens and pistils on different plants.</def><br/ 22397<p><hw>Di*\'d2"ci*a</hw> <pr>(d<isl/*<emac/"sh<icr/*<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di</grk> = <grk>di`s</grk> twice + <grk>o'i^kos</grk> a house.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants having the stamens and pistils on different plants.</def><br/
22398[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22398[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22399 22399
22400<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A subclass of gastropod mollusks in which the sexes are separate. It includes most of the large marine species, like the conchs, cones, and cowries.</def></p> 22400<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A subclass of gastropod mollusks in which the sexes are separate. It includes most of the large marine species, like the conchs, cones, and cowries.</def></p>
@@ -22427,13 +22427,13 @@ That he moved the massy stone at length.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></rj><b
22427<p><hw>Di*oi"cous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>See <er>Di\'d2cious</er>.</def><br/ 22427<p><hw>Di*oi"cous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>See <er>Di\'d2cious</er>.</def><br/
22428[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22428[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22429 22429
22430<p>\'d8<hw>Di*om`e*de"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of large sea birds, including the albatross. See <er>Albatross</er>.</def><br/ 22430<p><hw>Di*om`e*de"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of large sea birds, including the albatross. See <er>Albatross</er>.</def><br/
22431[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22431[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22432 22432
22433<p>\'d8<hw>Di`o*n\'91"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a name of Aphrodite.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>An insectivorous plant. See <er>Venus's flytrap</er>.</def><br/ 22433<p><hw>Di`o*n\'91"a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a name of Aphrodite.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>An insectivorous plant. See <er>Venus's flytrap</er>.</def><br/
22434[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22434[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22435 22435
22436<p>\'d8<hw>Di`o*ny"si*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Class. Antiq.)</fld> <def>Any of the festivals held in honor of the Olympian god Dionysus. They correspond to the Roman Bacchanalia; the greater Dionysia were held at Athens in March or April, and were celebrated with elaborate performances of both tragedies and comedies.</def><br/ 22436<p><hw>Di`o*ny"si*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Class. Antiq.)</fld> <def>Any of the festivals held in honor of the Olympian god Dionysus. They correspond to the Roman Bacchanalia; the greater Dionysia were held at Athens in March or April, and were celebrated with elaborate performances of both tragedies and comedies.</def><br/
22437[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 22437[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
22438 22438
22439<p><hw>Di`o*ny"si*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dionysus or to the Dionysia; Bacchic; <as>as, a <ex>Dionysiac</ex> festival; the <ex>Dionysiac</ex> theater at Athens</as>.</def><br/ 22439<p><hw>Di`o*ny"si*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to Dionysus or to the Dionysia; Bacchic; <as>as, a <ex>Dionysiac</ex> festival; the <ex>Dionysiac</ex> theater at Athens</as>.</def><br/
@@ -22456,10 +22456,10 @@ That he moved the massy stone at length.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></rj><b
22456 22456
22457<p><hw>Di*op"tase</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ = <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to see: cf. F. <ets>dioptase</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A hydrous silicate of copper, occurring in emerald-green crystals.</def></p> 22457<p><hw>Di*op"tase</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ = <grk>dia`</grk> through + <?/ to see: cf. F. <ets>dioptase</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Min.)</fld> <def>A hydrous silicate of copper, occurring in emerald-green crystals.</def></p>
22458 22458
22459<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*op"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, \'d8<hw>Di*op"tra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dioptra</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/. See 2d <er>Dioptric</er>.]</ety> <def>An optical instrument, invented by Hipparchus, for taking altitudes, leveling, etc.</def><br/ 22459<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*op"ter</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Di*op"tra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dioptra</ets>, fr. Gr. <?/. See 2d <er>Dioptric</er>.]</ety> <def>An optical instrument, invented by Hipparchus, for taking altitudes, leveling, etc.</def><br/
22460[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22460[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22461 22461
22462<p>\'d8<hw>Di*op"tre</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See 2d <er>Dioptric</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Optics)</fld> <def>A unit employed by oculists in numbering glasses according to the metric system; a refractive power equal to that of a glass whose principal focal distance is one meter.</def><br/ 22462<p><hw>Di*op"tre</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See 2d <er>Dioptric</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Optics)</fld> <def>A unit employed by oculists in numbering glasses according to the metric system; a refractive power equal to that of a glass whose principal focal distance is one meter.</def><br/
22463[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22463[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22464 22464
22465<p><hw>Di*op"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Optics)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the dioptre, or to the metric system of numbering glasses.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A dioptre. See <er>Dioptre</er>.</def></def2></p> 22465<p><hw>Di*op"tric</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Optics)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the dioptre, or to the metric system of numbering glasses.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A dioptre. See <er>Dioptre</er>.</def></def2></p>
@@ -22500,14 +22500,14 @@ That he moved the massy stone at length.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></rj><b
22500<p><hw>Di`or*thot"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <?/ = <?/ + <?/ to set straight.]</ety> <def>Relating to the correcting or straightening out of something; corrective.</def><br/ 22500<p><hw>Di`or*thot"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/; <?/ = <?/ + <?/ to set straight.]</ety> <def>Relating to the correcting or straightening out of something; corrective.</def><br/
22501[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22501[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22502 22502
22503<p>\'d8<hw>Di`os*co"re*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after <person><etsep>Dioscorides</etsep></person> the Greek physician.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of plants, the roots of which are eaten as <prod>yams</prod>. See <er>Yam</er>.</def><br/ 22503<p><hw>Di`os*co"re*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. Named after <person><etsep>Dioscorides</etsep></person> the Greek physician.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of plants, the roots of which are eaten as <prod>yams</prod>. See <er>Yam</er>.</def><br/
22504[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 22504[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
22505 22505
22506<p><hw>Dioscoreaceae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>a natural family of tuberous plants including the yams.</def><br/ 22506<p><hw>Dioscoreaceae</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <def>a natural family of tuberous plants including the yams.</def><br/
22507<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <fam>Dioscoreaceae</fam>, yam family.</syn><br/ 22507<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <fam>Dioscoreaceae</fam>, yam family.</syn><br/
22508[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 22508[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
22509 22509
22510<p>\'d8<hw>Di*o"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ two-handled; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/, <?/, ear, handle.]</ety> <fld>(Rom. Antiq.)</fld> <def>A vase or drinking cup having two handles or ears.</def><br/ 22510<p><hw>Di*o"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/ two-handled; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/, <?/, ear, handle.]</ety> <fld>(Rom. Antiq.)</fld> <def>A vase or drinking cup having two handles or ears.</def><br/
22511[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22511[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22512 22512
22513<p><hw>Di*ox"ide</hw> <pr>(?; 104)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>oxide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>An oxide containing two atoms of oxygen in each molecule; binoxide.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>An oxide containing but one atom or equivalent of oxygen to two of a metal; a suboxide.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 22513<p><hw>Di*ox"ide</hw> <pr>(?; 104)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>oxide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>An oxide containing two atoms of oxygen in each molecule; binoxide.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>An oxide containing but one atom or equivalent of oxygen to two of a metal; a suboxide.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -22699,10 +22699,10 @@ That he moved the massy stone at length.</q> <rj><qau>Sir W. Scott.</qau></rj><b
22699<p><hw>Dip`lo*car"di*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + E. <ets>cardiac</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Having the heart completely divided or double, one side systemic, the other pulmonary.</def><br/ 22699<p><hw>Dip`lo*car"di*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + E. <ets>cardiac</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Having the heart completely divided or double, one side systemic, the other pulmonary.</def><br/
22700[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22700[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22701 22701
22702<p>\'d8<hw>Dip`lo*coc"cus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diplococci</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>diplo`os</grk> twofold + <grk>ko`kkos</grk> grain, seed.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>A form of micrococcus in which cocci are united in a binary manner. See <er>Micrococcus</er>.</def><br/ 22702<p><hw>Dip`lo*coc"cus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diplococci</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>diplo`os</grk> twofold + <grk>ko`kkos</grk> grain, seed.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>A form of micrococcus in which cocci are united in a binary manner. See <er>Micrococcus</er>.</def><br/
22703[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22703[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22704 22704
22705<p>\'d8<hw>Dip"lo*\'89</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ fold, fr. <?/ twofold, double.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The soft, spongy, or cancellated substance between the plates of the skull.</def><br/ 22705<p><hw>Dip"lo*\'89</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ fold, fr. <?/ twofold, double.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The soft, spongy, or cancellated substance between the plates of the skull.</def><br/
22706[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22706[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22707 22707
22708<p><hw>Dip`lo*et"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Diploic.</def><br/ 22708<p><hw>Dip`lo*et"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Diploic.</def><br/
@@ -22774,7 +22774,7 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22774 22774
22775<p><q>In ability, Avaux had no superior among the numerous able <qex>diplomatists</qex> whom his country then possessed.</q> <rj><qau>Macaulay.</qau></rj></p> 22775<p><q>In ability, Avaux had no superior among the numerous able <qex>diplomatists</qex> whom his country then possessed.</q> <rj><qau>Macaulay.</qau></rj></p>
22776 22776
22777<p><mhw>{ \'d8<hw>Di*plo"pi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dip"lo*py</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>diplopia</ets>, from Gr. <?/ double + the root of <?/ sight: cf. F. <ets>diplopie</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The act or state of seeing double.</def><br/ 22777<p><mhw>{ <hw>Di*plo"pi*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dip"lo*py</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. <ets>diplopia</ets>, from Gr. <?/ double + the root of <?/ sight: cf. F. <ets>diplopie</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The act or state of seeing double.</def><br/
22778[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22778[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22779 22779
22780<p><note><hand/ In <xex>crossed</xex> or <xex>heteronymous diplopia</xex> the image seen by the right eye is upon the left hand, and that seen by the left eye is upon the right hand. In <xex>homonymous diplopia</xex> the image seen by the right eye is on the right side, that by the left eye on the left side. In <xex>vertical diplopia</xex> one image stands above the other.</note><br/ 22780<p><note><hand/ In <xex>crossed</xex> or <xex>heteronymous diplopia</xex> the image seen by the right eye is upon the left hand, and that seen by the left eye is upon the right hand. In <xex>homonymous diplopia</xex> the image seen by the right eye is on the right side, that by the left eye on the left side. In <xex>vertical diplopia</xex> one image stands above the other.</note><br/
@@ -22785,7 +22785,7 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22785<p><hw>Dip"lo*pod</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the Diplopoda.</def><br/ 22785<p><hw>Dip"lo*pod</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the Diplopoda.</def><br/
22786[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22786[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22787 22787
22788<p>\'d8<hw>Di*plop"o*da</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + <ets>-poda</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of myriapods having two pairs of legs on each segment; the Chilognatha.</def><br/ 22788<p><hw>Di*plop"o*da</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + <ets>-poda</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of myriapods having two pairs of legs on each segment; the Chilognatha.</def><br/
22789[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22789[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22790 22790
22791<p><hw>Dip`lo*stem"o*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + <?/ the warp, a thread.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Having twice as many stamens as petals, as the geranium.</def> <rj><au>R. Brown.</au></rj><br/ 22791<p><hw>Dip`lo*stem"o*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ double + <?/ the warp, a thread.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Having twice as many stamens as petals, as the geranium.</def> <rj><au>R. Brown.</au></rj><br/
@@ -22797,10 +22797,10 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22797<p><hw>diplotene</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Cell biol.)</fld> <def>the fourth stage of the prophase of meiosis, when the paired chromosomes being to separate. This stage follows the <contr>pachytene</contr>.</def><br/ 22797<p><hw>diplotene</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Cell biol.)</fld> <def>the fourth stage of the prophase of meiosis, when the paired chromosomes being to separate. This stage follows the <contr>pachytene</contr>.</def><br/
22798[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p> 22798[<source>WordNet 1.5</source> <source>+PJC</source>]</p>
22799 22799
22800<p>\'d8<hw>Dip*neu"mo*na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ lung.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of spiders having only two lunglike organs.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Dipneumones</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 22800<p><hw>Dip*neu"mo*na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ = <?/ lung.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of spiders having only two lunglike organs.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Dipneumones</asp>.]</altsp><br/
22801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22802 22802
22803<p>\'d8<hw>Dip"no*i</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ <?/ with two breathing apertures; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ breath.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of ganoid fishes, including the living genera <gen>Ceratodus</gen> and <gen>Lepidosiren</gen>, which present the closest approximation to the Amphibia. The air bladder acts as a lung, and the nostrils open inside the mouth. See <er>Ceratodus</er>, and <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/ 22803<p><hw>Dip"no*i</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ <?/ with two breathing apertures; <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ breath.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A group of ganoid fishes, including the living genera <gen>Ceratodus</gen> and <gen>Lepidosiren</gen>, which present the closest approximation to the Amphibia. The air bladder acts as a lung, and the nostrils open inside the mouth. See <er>Ceratodus</er>, and <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/
22804[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22804[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22805 22805
22806<p><hw>Dipodomys</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus of rodents of the family <fam>Heteromyidae</fam>, comprising the genus of kangaroo rats which live in arid regions of Mexico and the western U. S.</def> <note>An Australian rodent of the genus <gen>Notomys</gen> is also referred to as a <er>kangaroo rat</er>, as is the potoroo. See <er>kangaroo rat</er></note><br/ 22806<p><hw>Dipodomys</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a genus of rodents of the family <fam>Heteromyidae</fam>, comprising the genus of kangaroo rats which live in arid regions of Mexico and the western U. S.</def> <note>An Australian rodent of the genus <gen>Notomys</gen> is also referred to as a <er>kangaroo rat</er>, as is the potoroo. See <er>kangaroo rat</er></note><br/
@@ -22863,7 +22863,7 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22863<p><hw>Di*pro"pyl</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>propyl</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>One of the hexane paraffins, found in petroleum, consisting of two propyl radicals. See <er>Hexane</er>.</def><br/ 22863<p><hw>Di*pro"pyl</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>di-</ets> + <ets>propyl</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>One of the hexane paraffins, found in petroleum, consisting of two propyl radicals. See <er>Hexane</er>.</def><br/
22864[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22864[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22865 22865
22866<p>\'d8<hw>Di*pro"to*don</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ first + <grk>'odoy`s</grk>, <grk>'odo`ntos</grk>, tooth.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An extinct Quaternary marsupial from Australia, about as large as the hippopotamus; -- so named because of its two large front teeth. See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/ 22866<p><hw>Di*pro"to*don</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ first + <grk>'odoy`s</grk>, <grk>'odo`ntos</grk>, tooth.]</ety> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>An extinct Quaternary marsupial from Australia, about as large as the hippopotamus; -- so named because of its two large front teeth. See <xex>Illustration</xex> in Appendix.</def><br/
22867[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22867[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22868 22868
22869<p><hw>Dip"sas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ thirst.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.</def> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/ 22869<p><hw>Dip"sas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ thirst.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.</def> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/
@@ -22893,13 +22893,13 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22893<p><hw>Dip`so*ma*ni"a*cal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to dipsomania.</def><br/ 22893<p><hw>Dip`so*ma*ni"a*cal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of or pertaining to dipsomania.</def><br/
22894[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22894[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22895 22895
22896<p>\'d8<hw>Dip*so"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ thirst.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Excessive thirst produced by disease.</def><br/ 22896<p><hw>Dip*so"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ thirst.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Excessive thirst produced by disease.</def><br/
22897[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22897[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22898 22898
22899<p><hw>dipstick</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a graduated rod dipped into a container to indicate the fluid level; <as>as, to check the oil level in a car with a <ex>dipstick</ex></as>.</def><br/ 22899<p><hw>dipstick</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>a graduated rod dipped into a container to indicate the fluid level; <as>as, to check the oil level in a car with a <ex>dipstick</ex></as>.</def><br/
22900[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 22900[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
22901 22901
22902<p>\'d8<hw>Dip"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ with two wings, <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ feather, wing: cf. F. <ets>dipt\'8are</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An extensive order of insects having only two functional wings and two balancers, as the house fly, mosquito, etc. They have a suctorial proboscis, often including two pairs of sharp organs (mandibles and maxill\'91) with which they pierce the skin of animals. They undergo a complete metamorphosis, their larv\'91 (called maggots) being usually without feet.</def><br/ 22902<p><hw>Dip"te*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ with two wings, <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <?/ feather, wing: cf. F. <ets>dipt\'8are</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An extensive order of insects having only two functional wings and two balancers, as the house fly, mosquito, etc. They have a suctorial proboscis, often including two pairs of sharp organs (mandibles and maxill\'91) with which they pierce the skin of animals. They undergo a complete metamorphosis, their larv\'91 (called maggots) being usually without feet.</def><br/
22903[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22903[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22904 22904
22905<p><hw>Dip"ter*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two wings only; belonging to the order Diptera.</def><br/ 22905<p><hw>Dip"ter*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two wings only; belonging to the order Diptera.</def><br/
@@ -22911,7 +22911,7 @@ B: Oh, how I wish your parents had felt the same way!</q> <rj><qau></qau></rj></
22911<p><hw>Dip"ter*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An insect of the order Diptera.</def><br/ 22911<p><hw>Dip"ter*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An insect of the order Diptera.</def><br/
22912[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22912[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22913 22913
22914<p>\'d8<hw>Dip`te*ro*car"pus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ with two wings + <?/ fruit.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of trees found in the East Indies, some species of which produce a fragrant resin, other species wood oil. The fruit has two long wings.</def><br/ 22914<p><hw>Dip`te*ro*car"pus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ with two wings + <?/ fruit.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of trees found in the East Indies, some species of which produce a fragrant resin, other species wood oil. The fruit has two long wings.</def><br/
22915[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 22915[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
22916 22916
22917<p><hw>Dip"ter*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two wings, as certain insects; belonging to the order Diptera.</def><br/ 22917<p><hw>Dip"ter*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having two wings, as certain insects; belonging to the order Diptera.</def><br/
@@ -23415,7 +23415,7 @@ To sing my <qex>dirige</qex> with great devotion.</q> <rj><qau>Lamentation of Ma
23415<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A prefix from Gr. <grk>di`s-</grk> twice. See <er>Di-</er>.</def><br/ 23415<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A prefix from Gr. <grk>di`s-</grk> twice. See <er>Di-</er>.</def><br/
23416[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 23416[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
23417 23417
23418<p>\'d8<hw>Dis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>prop. n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>The god Pluto, god of the underworld; also called <altname>Dis Pater</altname>.</def> <rj><au>Shak.</au></rj><br/ 23418<p><hw>Dis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>prop. n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <def>The god Pluto, god of the underworld; also called <altname>Dis Pater</altname>.</def> <rj><au>Shak.</au></rj><br/
23419[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 23419[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
23420 23420
23421<p><hw>dis</hw> <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[shortened from <ets>dis</ets>respect.]</ety> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>dissed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>dissing</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>.]</vmorph> <def>to treat in a disrespectful manner; to insult, disparage or belittle.</def> <mark>[slang]</mark><br/ 23421<p><hw>dis</hw> <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[shortened from <ets>dis</ets>respect.]</ety> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>dissed</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>dissing</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>.]</vmorph> <def>to treat in a disrespectful manner; to insult, disparage or belittle.</def> <mark>[slang]</mark><br/
@@ -24578,7 +24578,7 @@ Hath paid his ransom now and full <qex>discharge</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qa
24578<p><hw>Dis"ci*form</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Discoid.</def><br/ 24578<p><hw>Dis"ci*form</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Discoid.</def><br/
24579[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24579[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24580 24580
24581<p>\'d8<hw>Dis*ci"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>discus</ets> disk, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of Branchiopoda, having a disklike shell, attached by one valve, which is perforated by the peduncle.</def><br/ 24581<p><hw>Dis*ci"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>discus</ets> disk, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of Branchiopoda, having a disklike shell, attached by one valve, which is perforated by the peduncle.</def><br/
24582[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24582[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24583 24583
24584<p><hw>Dis*cinct</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>discinctus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>discingere</ets> to ungird; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>cingere</ets> to gird.]</ety> <def>Ungirded; loosely dressed.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir W. Scott.</au></rj><br/ 24584<p><hw>Dis*cinct</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>discinctus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>discingere</ets> to ungird; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>cingere</ets> to gird.]</ety> <def>Ungirded; loosely dressed.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir W. Scott.</au></rj><br/
@@ -24848,7 +24848,7 @@ Our friendship 's an end.</q> <rj><qau>Addison.</qau></rj></p>
24848<p><hw>Dis`co*blas"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ disk + <?/ to grow.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>Applied to a form of egg cleavage seen in osseous fishes, which occurs only in a small disk that separates from the rest of the egg.</def><br/ 24848<p><hw>Dis`co*blas"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ disk + <?/ to grow.]</ety> <fld>(Biol.)</fld> <def>Applied to a form of egg cleavage seen in osseous fishes, which occurs only in a small disk that separates from the rest of the egg.</def><br/
24849[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24849[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24850 24850
24851<p>\'d8<hw>Dis*cob"o*lus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Discoboli</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/; <?/ a discu + <?/ to throw.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A thrower of the discus.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A statue of an athlete holding the discus, or about to throw it.</def><br/ 24851<p><hw>Dis*cob"o*lus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Discoboli</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/; <?/ a discu + <?/ to throw.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A thrower of the discus.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A statue of an athlete holding the discus, or about to throw it.</def><br/
24852[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24852[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24853 24853
24854<p><note><hand/ The <xex>Discobolus</xex> of Myron was a famous statue of antiquity, and several copies or imitations of it have been preserved.</note><br/ 24854<p><note><hand/ The <xex>Discobolus</xex> of Myron was a famous statue of antiquity, and several copies or imitations of it have been preserved.</note><br/
@@ -24857,7 +24857,7 @@ Our friendship 's an end.</q> <rj><qau>Addison.</qau></rj></p>
24857<p><hw>Dis`co*dac"tyl</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Discodactylia</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the tree frogs.</def><br/ 24857<p><hw>Dis`co*dac"tyl</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Discodactylia</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>One of the tree frogs.</def><br/
24858[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24858[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24859 24859
24860<p>\'d8<hw>Dis`co*dac*tyl"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ disk + <?/ finger.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of amphibians having suctorial disks on the toes, as the tree frogs.</def><br/ 24860<p><hw>Dis`co*dac*tyl"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ disk + <?/ finger.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of amphibians having suctorial disks on the toes, as the tree frogs.</def><br/
24861[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 24861[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
24862 24862
24863<p><hw>Dis`co*dac"tyl*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having sucking disks on the toes, as the tree frogs.</def><br/ 24863<p><hw>Dis`co*dac"tyl*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having sucking disks on the toes, as the tree frogs.</def><br/
@@ -25352,7 +25352,7 @@ Above a twelvemonth.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
25352<p><hw>Dis`con*ven"ient</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Not convenient or congruous; unsuitable; ill-adapted.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Reynolds.</au></rj><br/ 25352<p><hw>Dis`con*ven"ient</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Not convenient or congruous; unsuitable; ill-adapted.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Bp. Reynolds.</au></rj><br/
25353[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 25353[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
25354 25354
25355<p>\'d8<hw>Dis*coph"o*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ disk + <ets><?/</ets> to bear.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of acalephs or jellyfishes, including most of the large disklike species.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dis*coph"o*rous</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/ 25355<p><hw>Dis*coph"o*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ disk + <ets><?/</ets> to bear.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of acalephs or jellyfishes, including most of the large disklike species.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dis*coph"o*rous</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/
25356[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 25356[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
25357 25357
25358<p><hw>Dis"cord`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>discord</ets>, <ets>descord</ets>, OF. <ets>discorde</ets>, <ets>descorde</ets>, F. <ets>discorde</ets>, from L. <ets>discordia</ets>, fr. <ets>discors</ets>, <ets>-cordis</ets>, discordant, disagreeable; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>cor</ets>, <ets>cordis</ets>, heart; cf. F. <ets>discord</ets>, <ets>n.</ets>, and OF. <ets>descorder</ets>, <ets>discorder</ets>, F. <ets>discorder</ets>, to discord, L. <ets>discordare</ets>, from <ets>discors</ets>. See <er>Heart</er>, and cf. <er>Discord</er>, <pos>v. i.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Want of concord or agreement; absence of unity or harmony in sentiment or action; variance leading to contention and strife; disagreement; -- applied to persons or to things, and to thoughts, feelings, or purposes.</def><br/ 25358<p><hw>Dis"cord`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>discord</ets>, <ets>descord</ets>, OF. <ets>discorde</ets>, <ets>descorde</ets>, F. <ets>discorde</ets>, from L. <ets>discordia</ets>, fr. <ets>discors</ets>, <ets>-cordis</ets>, discordant, disagreeable; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>cor</ets>, <ets>cordis</ets>, heart; cf. F. <ets>discord</ets>, <ets>n.</ets>, and OF. <ets>descorder</ets>, <ets>discorder</ets>, F. <ets>discorder</ets>, to discord, L. <ets>discordare</ets>, from <ets>discors</ets>. See <er>Heart</er>, and cf. <er>Discord</er>, <pos>v. i.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Want of concord or agreement; absence of unity or harmony in sentiment or action; variance leading to contention and strife; disagreement; -- applied to persons or to things, and to thoughts, feelings, or purposes.</def><br/
@@ -28072,7 +28072,7 @@ And tear his helpless breast, o'erwhelmed with wild <qex>dismay</qex>.</q> <rj><
28072<p><hw>Dis*may"ful</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Terrifying.</def> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 28072<p><hw>Dis*may"ful</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Terrifying.</def> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
28073[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 28073[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
28074 28074
28075<p>\'d8<hw>Disme</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. See <er>Dime</er>.]</ety> <def>A tenth; a tenth part; a tithe.</def> <rj><au>Ayliffe.</au></rj><br/ 28075<p><hw>Disme</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. See <er>Dime</er>.]</ety> <def>A tenth; a tenth part; a tithe.</def> <rj><au>Ayliffe.</au></rj><br/
28076[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 28076[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
28077 28077
28078<p><hw>Dis*mem"ber</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dismembered</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dismembering</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[OF. <ets>desmembrer</ets>, F. <ets>d\'82membrer</ets>; pref. <ets>des-</ets> (L. <ets>dis</ets>) + OF. & F. <ets>membre</ets> limb. See <er>Member</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To tear limb from limb; to dilacerate; to disjoin member from member; to tear or cut in pieces; to break up.</def><br/ 28078<p><hw>Dis*mem"ber</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Dismembered</conjf> <pr>(?)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dismembering</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[OF. <ets>desmembrer</ets>, F. <ets>d\'82membrer</ets>; pref. <ets>des-</ets> (L. <ets>dis</ets>) + OF. & F. <ets>membre</ets> limb. See <er>Member</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To tear limb from limb; to dilacerate; to disjoin member from member; to tear or cut in pieces; to break up.</def><br/
@@ -31670,7 +31670,7 @@ Than of his outward show.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
31670<p><hw>Dis*ti"tle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of title or right.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>B. Jonson.</au></rj><br/ 31670<p><hw>Dis*ti"tle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <def>To deprive of title or right.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>B. Jonson.</au></rj><br/
31671[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 31671[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
31672 31672
31673<p>\'d8<hw>Dis"to*ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>sto`ma</grk> mouth.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of parasitic, trematode worms, having two suckers for attaching themselves to the part they infest. See 1st <er>Fluke</er>, 2.</def><br/ 31673<p><hw>Dis"to*ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <grk>di-</grk> = <grk>di`s-</grk> twice + <grk>sto`ma</grk> mouth.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of parasitic, trematode worms, having two suckers for attaching themselves to the part they infest. See 1st <er>Fluke</er>, 2.</def><br/
31674[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 31674[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
31675 31675
31676<p><hw>Dis*tort"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>distortus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>distorquere</ets> to twist, distort; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>torquere</ets> to twist. See <er>Torsion</er>.]</ety> <def>Distorted; misshapen.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 31676<p><hw>Dis*tort"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>distortus</ets>, p. p. of <ets>distorquere</ets> to twist, distort; <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>torquere</ets> to twist. See <er>Torsion</er>.]</ety> <def>Distorted; misshapen.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
@@ -31847,7 +31847,7 @@ Beguiled all species.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
31847<p><hw>Dis*traint"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. <ets>destrainte</ets> distress, force.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>The act or proceeding of seizing personal property by distress.</def> <rj><au>Abbott.</au></rj><br/ 31847<p><hw>Dis*traint"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OF. <ets>destrainte</ets> distress, force.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>The act or proceeding of seizing personal property by distress.</def> <rj><au>Abbott.</au></rj><br/
31848[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 31848[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
31849 31849
31850<p>\'d8<hw>Dis`trait"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Distract</er>.]</ety> <def>Absent-minded; lost in thought; abstracted.</def><br/ 31850<p><hw>Dis`trait"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Distract</er>.]</ety> <def>Absent-minded; lost in thought; abstracted.</def><br/
31851[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 31851[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
31852 31852
31853<p><hw>Dis*traught"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>p. p. & a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>distract</ets>, <ets>distrauht</ets>. See <er>Distract</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Torn asunder; separated.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bdHis greedy throat . . . <xex>distraught</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 31853<p><hw>Dis*traught"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>p. p. & a.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>distract</ets>, <ets>distrauht</ets>. See <er>Distract</er>, <pos>a.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Torn asunder; separated.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> \'bdHis greedy throat . . . <xex>distraught</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
@@ -32101,7 +32101,7 @@ Which are the most <qex>distraught</qex> and full of pain.</q> <rj><qau>Mrs. Bro
32101<p><hw>Dis"trict*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>Strictly.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Foxe.</au></rj><br/ 32101<p><hw>Dis"trict*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>Strictly.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Foxe.</au></rj><br/
32102[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32102[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32103 32103
32104<p>\'d8<hw>Dis*trin"gas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., that you distrain, fr. <ets>distringere</ets>. See <er>Distrain</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A writ commanding the sheriff to distrain a person by his goods or chattels, to compel a compliance with something required of him.</def><br/ 32104<p><hw>Dis*trin"gas</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., that you distrain, fr. <ets>distringere</ets>. See <er>Distrain</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>A writ commanding the sheriff to distrain a person by his goods or chattels, to compel a compliance with something required of him.</def><br/
32105[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32105[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32106 32106
32107<p><hw>Dis*trou"ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>dis-</ets> (intens.) + <ets>trouble</ets>.]</ety> <def>To trouble.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 32107<p><hw>Dis*trou"ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <ety>[Pref. <ets>dis-</ets> (intens.) + <ets>trouble</ets>.]</ety> <def>To trouble.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
@@ -32509,7 +32509,7 @@ His inmost counsels from their destined aim.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj></p>
32509<p><hw>Di*u"re*ide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Di-</ets> + <ets>ureide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>One of a series of complex nitrogenous substances regarded as containing two molecules of urea or their radicals, as uric acid or allantoin. Cf. <er>Ureide</er>.</def><br/ 32509<p><hw>Di*u"re*ide</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Di-</ets> + <ets>ureide</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Chem.)</fld> <def>One of a series of complex nitrogenous substances regarded as containing two molecules of urea or their radicals, as uric acid or allantoin. Cf. <er>Ureide</er>.</def><br/
32510[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32510[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32511 32511
32512<p>\'d8<hw>Di`u*re"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Diuretic</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Free excretion of urine.</def><br/ 32512<p><hw>Di`u*re"sis</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Diuretic</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Free excretion of urine.</def><br/
32513[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32513[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32514 32514
32515<p><hw>Di`u*ret"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diureticus</ets>, Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to make water; <?/ through + <?/ to make water, fr. <?/ urine: cf. F. <ets>diur\'82tique</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Tending to increase the secretion and discharge of urine.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A medicine with diuretic properties.</def></def2><br/ 32515<p><hw>Di`u*ret"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diureticus</ets>, Gr. <?/, fr. <?/ to make water; <?/ through + <?/ to make water, fr. <?/ urine: cf. F. <ets>diur\'82tique</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>Tending to increase the secretion and discharge of urine.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>A medicine with diuretic properties.</def></def2><br/
@@ -32524,7 +32524,7 @@ His inmost counsels from their destined aim.</q> <rj><qau>Milton.</qau></rj></p>
32524<p><hw>Di`u*ret"ic*al*ness</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The quality of being diuretical; diuretic property.</def><br/ 32524<p><hw>Di`u*ret"ic*al*ness</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The quality of being diuretical; diuretic property.</def><br/
32525[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32525[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32526 32526
32527<p>\'d8<hw>Di*ur"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>diurnus</ets> belonging to the day.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of Lepidoptera, including the butterflies; -- so called because they fly only in the daytime.</def><br/ 32527<p><hw>Di*ur"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. L. <ets>diurnus</ets> belonging to the day.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of Lepidoptera, including the butterflies; -- so called because they fly only in the daytime.</def><br/
32528[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32528[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32529 32529
32530<p><hw>Di*ur"nal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diurnalis</ets>, fr. <ets>dies</ets> day. See <er>Deity</er>, and cf. <er>Journal</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Relating to the daytime; belonging to the period of daylight, distinguished from the night; -- opposed to <ant>nocturnal</ant>; <as>as, <ex>diurnal</ex> heat; <ex>diurnal</ex> hours.</as></def><br/ 32530<p><hw>Di*ur"nal</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diurnalis</ets>, fr. <ets>dies</ets> day. See <er>Deity</er>, and cf. <er>Journal</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Relating to the daytime; belonging to the period of daylight, distinguished from the night; -- opposed to <ant>nocturnal</ant>; <as>as, <ex>diurnal</ex> heat; <ex>diurnal</ex> hours.</as></def><br/
@@ -32578,7 +32578,7 @@ Their fiery torcher his <qex>diurnal</qex> ring.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><b
32578<p><hw>Di`u*tur"ni*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diuturnitas</ets>.]</ety> <def>Long duration; lastingness.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/ 32578<p><hw>Di`u*tur"ni*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>diuturnitas</ets>.]</ety> <def>Long duration; lastingness.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir T. Browne.</au></rj><br/
32579[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32579[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32580 32580
32581<p>\'d8<hw>Di"va</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"v<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>It. pl.</it> <plw>Dive</plw> <pr>(d<emac/"v<amac/)</pr></plu>. <ety>[It., prop. fem. of <ets>divo</ets> divine, L. <ets>divus</ets>.]</ety> <def>A prima donna.</def><br/ 32581<p><hw>Di"va</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"v<adot/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>It. pl.</it> <plw>Dive</plw> <pr>(d<emac/"v<amac/)</pr></plu>. <ety>[It., prop. fem. of <ets>divo</ets> divine, L. <ets>divus</ets>.]</ety> <def>A prima donna.</def><br/
32582[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 32582[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
32583 32583
32584<p><hw>Di`va*ga"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>divagari</ets> to wander about; <ets>di-</ets> = <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>vagari</ets> to stroll about: cf. F. <ets>divagation</ets>. See <er>Vagary</er>.]</ety> <def>A wandering about or going astray; digression.</def><br/ 32584<p><hw>Di`va*ga"tion</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>divagari</ets> to wander about; <ets>di-</ets> = <ets>dis-</ets> + <ets>vagari</ets> to stroll about: cf. F. <ets>divagation</ets>. See <er>Vagary</er>.]</ety> <def>A wandering about or going astray; digression.</def><br/
@@ -32930,10 +32930,10 @@ Their fiery torcher his <qex>diurnal</qex> ring.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><b
32930<p><hw>Div`er*tic"u*lar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to a diverticulum.</def><br/ 32930<p><hw>Div`er*tic"u*lar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to a diverticulum.</def><br/
32931[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32931[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32932 32932
32933<p>\'d8<hw>Div`er*tic"u*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diverticula</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See <er>Diverticle</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A blind tube branching out of a longer one.</def><br/ 32933<p><hw>Div`er*tic"u*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Diverticula</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L. See <er>Diverticle</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>A blind tube branching out of a longer one.</def><br/
32934[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32934[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32935 32935
32936<p>\'d8<hw>Di*ver`ti*men"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>-ti</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A light and pleasing composition.</def><br/ 32936<p><hw>Di*ver`ti*men"to</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>-ti</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A light and pleasing composition.</def><br/
32937[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32937[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32938 32938
32939<p><hw>Di*vert"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Amusing; entertaining.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Di*vert"ing*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>Di*vert"ing*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/ 32939<p><hw>Di*vert"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Amusing; entertaining.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Di*vert"ing*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>Di*vert"ing*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/
@@ -32945,7 +32945,7 @@ Their fiery torcher his <qex>diurnal</qex> ring.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><b
32945<p><hw>Di*vert"ise*ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. the next word.]</ety> <def>Diversion; amusement; recreation.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/ 32945<p><hw>Di*vert"ise*ment</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. the next word.]</ety> <def>Diversion; amusement; recreation.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/
32946[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32946[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32947 32947
32948<p>\'d8<hw>Di`ver`tisse`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A short ballet, or other entertainment, between the acts of a play.</def> <rj><au>Smart.</au></rj><br/ 32948<p><hw>Di`ver`tisse`ment"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A short ballet, or other entertainment, between the acts of a play.</def> <rj><au>Smart.</au></rj><br/
32949[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 32949[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
32950 32950
32951<p><hw>Di*vert"ive</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Divert</er>.]</ety> <def>Tending to divert; diverting; amusing; interesting.</def><br/ 32951<p><hw>Di*vert"ive</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Divert</er>.]</ety> <def>Tending to divert; diverting; amusing; interesting.</def><br/
@@ -33125,7 +33125,7 @@ Their fiery torcher his <qex>diurnal</qex> ring.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><b
33125<p><hw>Di*vid"ing*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By division.</def><br/ 33125<p><hw>Di*vid"ing*ly</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <def>By division.</def><br/
33126[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33126[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33127 33127
33128<p>\'d8<hw>Di"vi-di"vi</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A small tree of tropical America (<spn>C\'91salpinia coriaria</spn>), whose legumes contain a large proportion of tannic and gallic acid, and are used by tanners and dyers.</def><br/ 33128<p><hw>Di"vi-di"vi</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A small tree of tropical America (<spn>C\'91salpinia coriaria</spn>), whose legumes contain a large proportion of tannic and gallic acid, and are used by tanners and dyers.</def><br/
33129[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33129[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33130 33130
33131<p><hw>Di*vid"u*al</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dividuous</er>.]</ety> <def>Divided, shared, or participated in, in common with others.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/ 33131<p><hw>Di*vid"u*al</hw> <pr>(?; 135)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dividuous</er>.]</ety> <def>Divided, shared, or participated in, in common with others.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/
@@ -33648,7 +33648,7 @@ That <qex>dizen</qex> Nature's carnival.</q> <rj><qau>Emerson.</qau></rj><br/
33648<p><hw>DJ</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"j<amac/`)</pr> <pos>n.</pos> <def>same as <er>disc jockey</er>.</def> <mark>[acronym, capitalized]</mark> <br/ 33648<p><hw>DJ</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"j<amac/`)</pr> <pos>n.</pos> <def>same as <er>disc jockey</er>.</def> <mark>[acronym, capitalized]</mark> <br/
33649[<source>PJC</source>]</p> 33649[<source>PJC</source>]</p>
33650 33650
33651<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Djer*eed"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> <it>or</it> <hw>Djer*rid"</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>djerid</ets>, fr. Ar. See <er>Jereed</er>.]</ety> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A blunt javelin used in military games in Moslem countries.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A game played with it.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>jereed</asp>, <asp>jerrid</asp>, etc.]</altsp><br/ 33651<p><mhw><hw>Djer*eed"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr> <it>or</it> <hw>Djer*rid"</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>djerid</ets>, fr. Ar. See <er>Jereed</er>.]</ety> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A blunt javelin used in military games in Moslem countries.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>A game played with it.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>jereed</asp>, <asp>jerrid</asp>, etc.]</altsp><br/
33652[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33652[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33653 33653
33654<p><hw>DJIA</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"j<amac/*<imac/`<amac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Finance)</fld> <def>The <er>Dow Jones Industrial Average</er>.</def> <mark>[acronym]</mark> <br/ 33654<p><hw>DJIA</hw> <pr>(d<emac/"j<amac/*<imac/`<amac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Finance)</fld> <def>The <er>Dow Jones Industrial Average</er>.</def> <mark>[acronym]</mark> <br/
@@ -33661,7 +33661,7 @@ That <qex>dizen</qex> Nature's carnival.</q> <rj><qau>Emerson.</qau></rj><br/
33661<p><hw>Djiboutian</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>A native or inhabitant of <country>Djibouti</country>.</def><br/ 33661<p><hw>Djiboutian</hw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>A native or inhabitant of <country>Djibouti</country>.</def><br/
33662[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 33662[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
33663 33663
33664<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>djin"nee</hw> <hw>djin"ni</hw>, <hw>djin"ny</hw></mhw> <pr>(j<icr/n"n<emac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>djinn</plw> <pr>(j<icr/n)</pr> or <plw>djinns</plw> <pr>(j<icr/nz)</pr>.</plu> <def>A spirit believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals. Same as <er>djinni</er> and <er>Jinnee</er>. See <er>Jinnee</er>, <er>Jinn</er>.</def><br/ 33664<p><mhw><hw>djin"nee</hw> <hw>djin"ni</hw>, <hw>djin"ny</hw></mhw> <pr>(j<icr/n"n<emac/)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>djinn</plw> <pr>(j<icr/n)</pr> or <plw>djinns</plw> <pr>(j<icr/nz)</pr>.</plu> <def>A spirit believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals. Same as <er>djinni</er> and <er>Jinnee</er>. See <er>Jinnee</er>, <er>Jinn</er>.</def><br/
33665<syn><b>Syn. --</b> genie, jinn, jinni, jinnee, djinn, djinni.</syn><br/ 33665<syn><b>Syn. --</b> genie, jinn, jinni, jinnee, djinn, djinni.</syn><br/
33666[<source>1913 Webster</source> + <source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 33666[<source>1913 Webster</source> + <source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
33667 33667
@@ -33840,7 +33840,7 @@ As the light <qex>does</qex> the shadow.</q> <rj><qau> Longfellow.</qau></rj></p
33840<p><sn>3.</sn> <def>A cheat; a swindle.</def> <mark>[Slang, Eng.]</mark><br/ 33840<p><sn>3.</sn> <def>A cheat; a swindle.</def> <mark>[Slang, Eng.]</mark><br/
33841[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33841[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33842 33842
33843<p>\'d8<hw>Do"ab</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <ety>[Pers. & Hind. <ets>do\'beb</ets>, prop., two waters.]</ety> <def>A tongue or tract of land included between two rivers; <as>as, the <ex>doab</ex> between the Ganges and the Jumna</as>.</def> <mark>[India]</mark> <rj><au>Am. Cyc.</au></rj><br/ 33843<p><hw>Do"ab</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <ety>[Pers. & Hind. <ets>do\'beb</ets>, prop., two waters.]</ety> <def>A tongue or tract of land included between two rivers; <as>as, the <ex>doab</ex> between the Ganges and the Jumna</as>.</def> <mark>[India]</mark> <rj><au>Am. Cyc.</au></rj><br/
33844[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33844[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33845 33845
33846<p><hw>Do"a*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Capable of being done.</def> <rj><au>Carlyle.</au></rj><br/ 33846<p><hw>Do"a*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Capable of being done.</def> <rj><au>Carlyle.</au></rj><br/
@@ -33888,7 +33888,7 @@ As the light <qex>does</qex> the shadow.</q> <rj><qau> Longfellow.</qau></rj></p
33888<p><hw>Do"cent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>docens</ets>, <ets>-entis</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>docere</ets> to teach.]</ety> <def>Serving to instruct; teaching.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/ 33888<p><hw>Do"cent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>docens</ets>, <ets>-entis</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>docere</ets> to teach.]</ety> <def>Serving to instruct; teaching.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark><br/
33889[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33889[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33890 33890
33891<p>\'d8<hw>Do*ce"t\'91</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. <?/ to appear.]</ety> <fld>(Eccl. Hist.)</fld> <def>Ancient heretics who held that Christ's body was merely a phantom or appearance.</def><br/ 33891<p><hw>Do*ce"t\'91</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. <?/ to appear.]</ety> <fld>(Eccl. Hist.)</fld> <def>Ancient heretics who held that Christ's body was merely a phantom or appearance.</def><br/
33892[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33892[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33893 33893
33894<p><hw>Do*cet"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, held by, or like, the Docet\'91.</def> \'bd<xex>Docetic</xex> Gnosticism.\'b8 <rj><au> Plumptre.</au></rj><br/ 33894<p><hw>Do*cet"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, held by, or like, the Docet\'91.</def> \'bd<xex>Docetic</xex> Gnosticism.\'b8 <rj><au> Plumptre.</au></rj><br/
@@ -33900,7 +33900,7 @@ As the light <qex>does</qex> the shadow.</q> <rj><qau> Longfellow.</qau></rj></p
33900<p><hw>Doch"mi*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Pros.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to, or containing, the dochmius.</def><br/ 33900<p><hw>Doch"mi*ac</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Pros.)</fld> <def>Pertaining to, or containing, the dochmius.</def><br/
33901[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33901[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
33902 33902
33903<p>\'d8<hw>Doch"mi*us</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Pros.)</fld> <def>A foot of five syllables (usually <?/ -- -<?/ -).</def></p> 33903<p><hw>Doch"mi*us</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Pros.)</fld> <def>A foot of five syllables (usually <?/ -- -<?/ -).</def></p>
33904 33904
33905<p><mhw>{ <hw>Doc`i*bil"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Doc"i*ble*ness</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>docibilitas</ets>.]</ety> <def>Aptness for being taught; teachableness; docility.</def><br/ 33905<p><mhw>{ <hw>Doc`i*bil"i*ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Doc"i*ble*ness</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>docibilitas</ets>.]</ety> <def>Aptness for being taught; teachableness; docility.</def><br/
33906[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 33906[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -34038,7 +34038,7 @@ As the light <qex>does</qex> the shadow.</q> <rj><qau> Longfellow.</qau></rj></p
34038<p><hw>dock"yard`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A yard or storage place for all sorts of naval stores and timber for shipbuilding.</def><br/ 34038<p><hw>dock"yard`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A yard or storage place for all sorts of naval stores and timber for shipbuilding.</def><br/
34039[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34039[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34040 34040
34041<p>\'d8<hw>Doc`o*glos"sa</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a beam + <?/ the tongue.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of gastropods, including the true limpets, and having the teeth on the odontophore or lingual ribbon.</def><br/ 34041<p><hw>Doc`o*glos"sa</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ a beam + <?/ the tongue.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>An order of gastropods, including the true limpets, and having the teeth on the odontophore or lingual ribbon.</def><br/
34042[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34042[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34043 34043
34044<p><hw>doc"quet</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. & v.</pos> <def>See <er>Docket</er>.</def><br/ 34044<p><hw>doc"quet</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. & v.</pos> <def>See <er>Docket</er>.</def><br/
@@ -34116,7 +34116,7 @@ Will seize the <qex>doctor</qex> too.</q> <rj><qau> Shak.</qau></rj><br/
34116<p><hw>Doc"tri*na*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of the nature of, or constituting, doctrine.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir P. Sidney.</au></rj><br/ 34116<p><hw>Doc"tri*na*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Of the nature of, or constituting, doctrine.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir P. Sidney.</au></rj><br/
34117[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34117[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34118 34118
34119<p>\'d8<hw>Doc`tri*naire"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Doctrine</er>.]</ety> <def>One who would apply to political or other practical concerns the abstract doctrines or the theories of his own philosophical system; a propounder of a new set of opinions; a dogmatic theorist. Used also adjectively; <as>as, <ex>doctrinaire</ex> notions</as>.</def><br/ 34119<p><hw>Doc`tri*naire"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Doctrine</er>.]</ety> <def>One who would apply to political or other practical concerns the abstract doctrines or the theories of his own philosophical system; a propounder of a new set of opinions; a dogmatic theorist. Used also adjectively; <as>as, <ex>doctrinaire</ex> notions</as>.</def><br/
34120[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34120[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34121 34121
34122<p><note><hand/ In french history, the <xex>Doctrinaires</xex> were a constitutionalist party which originated after the restoration of the Bourbons, and represented the interests of liberalism and progress. After the Revolution of July, 1830, when they came into power, they assumed a conservative position in antagonism with the republicans and radicals.</note> <rj><au>Am. Cyc.</au></rj><br/ 34122<p><note><hand/ In french history, the <xex>Doctrinaires</xex> were a constitutionalist party which originated after the restoration of the Bourbons, and represented the interests of liberalism and progress. After the Revolution of July, 1830, when they came into power, they assumed a conservative position in antagonism with the republicans and radicals.</note> <rj><au>Am. Cyc.</au></rj><br/
@@ -34240,7 +34240,7 @@ By <qex>doctrines</qex> fashioned to the varying hour.</q> <rj><qau> Goldsmith.<
34240<p><hw>Do*dec"a*gon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/ angle: cf. F. <ets>dod\'82cagone</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Geom.)</fld> <def>A figure or polygon bounded by twelve sides and containing twelve angles.</def><br/ 34240<p><hw>Do*dec"a*gon</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/ angle: cf. F. <ets>dod\'82cagone</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Geom.)</fld> <def>A figure or polygon bounded by twelve sides and containing twelve angles.</def><br/
34241[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34241[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34242 34242
34243<p>\'d8<hw>Do*dec`a*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/ woman, female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants having twelve styles.</def></p> 34243<p><hw>Do*dec`a*gyn"i*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/ woman, female.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an order of plants having twelve styles.</def></p>
34244 34244
34245<p><mhw>{ <hw>Do*dec`a*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Do`de*cag"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Dodecagynia; having twelve styles.</def><br/ 34245<p><mhw>{ <hw>Do*dec`a*gyn"i*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Do`de*cag"y*nous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Dodecagynia; having twelve styles.</def><br/
34246[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34246[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -34257,7 +34257,7 @@ By <qex>doctrines</qex> fashioned to the varying hour.</q> <rj><qau> Goldsmith.<
34257<p><note><hand/ The <xex>regular dodecahedron</xex> is bounded by twelve equal and regular pentagons; the pyritohedron (see <er>Pyritohedron</er>) is related to it; the <xex>rhombic dodecahedron</xex> is bounded by twelve equal rhombic faces.</note><br/ 34257<p><note><hand/ The <xex>regular dodecahedron</xex> is bounded by twelve equal and regular pentagons; the pyritohedron (see <er>Pyritohedron</er>) is related to it; the <xex>rhombic dodecahedron</xex> is bounded by twelve equal rhombic faces.</note><br/
34258[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34258[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34259 34259
34260<p>\'d8<hw>Do`de*can"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/, <?/, man, male.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants including all that have any number of stamens between twelve and nineteen.</def></p> 34260<p><hw>Do`de*can"dri*a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ twelve + <?/, <?/, man, male.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A Linn\'91an class of plants including all that have any number of stamens between twelve and nineteen.</def></p>
34261 34261
34262<p><mhw>{ <hw>Do`de*can"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Do`de*can"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Dodecandria; having twelve stamens, or from twelve to nineteen.</def><br/ 34262<p><mhw>{ <hw>Do`de*can"dri*an</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Do`de*can"drous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>Of or pertaining to the Dodecandria; having twelve stamens, or from twelve to nineteen.</def><br/
34263[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34263[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -34349,7 +34349,7 @@ By <qex>doctrines</qex> fashioned to the varying hour.</q> <rj><qau> Goldsmith.<
34349<p><hw>D\'d2g"lic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or obtained from, the d\'d2gling; <as>as, <ex>d\'d2glic</ex> acid <fld>(Chem.)</fld>, an oily substance resembling oleic acid.</as></def><br/ 34349<p><hw>D\'d2g"lic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Pertaining to, or obtained from, the d\'d2gling; <as>as, <ex>d\'d2glic</ex> acid <fld>(Chem.)</fld>, an oily substance resembling oleic acid.</as></def><br/
34350[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34350[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34351 34351
34352<p>\'d8<hw>D\'d2g"ling</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name in Faroe Islands.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The beaked whale (<spn>Bal\'91noptera rostrata</spn>), from which d\'d2gling oil is obtained.</def><br/ 34352<p><hw>D\'d2g"ling</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Native name in Faroe Islands.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>The beaked whale (<spn>Bal\'91noptera rostrata</spn>), from which d\'d2gling oil is obtained.</def><br/
34353[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34353[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34354 34354
34355<p><hw>Do"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Do</er>, <pos>v. t. & i.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>One who does; one who performs or executes; one who is wont and ready to act; an actor; an agent.</def><br/ 34355<p><hw>Do"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[From <er>Do</er>, <pos>v. t. & i.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>One who does; one who performs or executes; one who is wont and ready to act; an actor; an agent.</def><br/
@@ -34794,17 +34794,17 @@ He dons a surcoat which he <qex>doffs</qex> at morn.</q> <rj><qau> Emerson.</qau
34794<p><hw>Dok`i*mas"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Docimastic.</def><br/ 34794<p><hw>Dok`i*mas"tic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Docimastic.</def><br/
34795[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34795[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34796 34796
34797<p>\'d8<hw>Do"ko</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>See <er>Lepidosiren</er>.</def><br/ 34797<p><hw>Do"ko</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>See <er>Lepidosiren</er>.</def><br/
34798[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34798[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34799 34799
34800<p>\'d8<hw>Do*la"bra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>dolare</ets> to hew.]</ety> <def>A rude ancient ax or hatchet, seen in museums.</def><br/ 34800<p><hw>Do*la"bra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. <ets>dolare</ets> to hew.]</ety> <def>A rude ancient ax or hatchet, seen in museums.</def><br/
34801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34801[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34802 34802
34803<p><hw>Do*lab"ri*form</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolabra</ets> a mattock + <ets>-form</ets>.]</ety> <def>Shaped like the head of an ax or hatchet, as some leaves, and also certain organs of some shellfish.</def></p> 34803<p><hw>Do*lab"ri*form</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolabra</ets> a mattock + <ets>-form</ets>.]</ety> <def>Shaped like the head of an ax or hatchet, as some leaves, and also certain organs of some shellfish.</def></p>
34804 34804
34805<p><mhw>{ \'d8<hw>Dol"ce</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dol`ce*men"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>adv.</pos> <ety>[It., fr. L. <ets>dulcis</ets> sweet, soft.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Softly; sweetly; with soft, smooth, and delicate execution.</def></p> 34805<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dol"ce</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dol`ce*men"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>adv.</pos> <ety>[It., fr. L. <ets>dulcis</ets> sweet, soft.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Softly; sweetly; with soft, smooth, and delicate execution.</def></p>
34806 34806
34807<p><mhw>\'d8<hw>Dol*ci"no</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> \'d8<hw>Dul*ci"no</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. It. <ets>dolcigno</ets> sweetish.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A small bassoon, formerly much used.</def> <rj><au>Simmonds.</au></rj><br/ 34807<p><mhw><hw>Dol*ci"no</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <it>or</it> <hw>Dul*ci"no</hw> <pr>(<?/)</pr></mhw>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. It. <ets>dolcigno</ets> sweetish.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>A small bassoon, formerly much used.</def> <rj><au>Simmonds.</au></rj><br/
34808[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34808[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34809 34809
34810<p><hw>dol"drums</hw> <pr>(d<ocr/l"dr<ucr/mz)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Cf. Gael. <ets>doltrum</ets> grief, vexation?]</ety> <def>A part of the ocean near the equator, abounding in calms, squalls, and light, baffling winds, which sometimes prevent all progress for weeks; -- so called by sailors.</def><br/ 34810<p><hw>dol"drums</hw> <pr>(d<ocr/l"dr<ucr/mz)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[Cf. Gael. <ets>doltrum</ets> grief, vexation?]</ety> <def>A part of the ocean near the equator, abounding in calms, squalls, and light, baffling winds, which sometimes prevent all progress for weeks; -- so called by sailors.</def><br/
@@ -34876,7 +34876,7 @@ They stood prepared to see the manna fall.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
34876<p><hw>Do"lent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolens</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>dolere</ets>: cf. F. <ets>dolent</ets>. See <er>Dole</er> sorrow.]</ety> <def>Sorrowful.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Ford.</au></rj><br/ 34876<p><hw>Do"lent</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolens</ets>, p. pr. of <ets>dolere</ets>: cf. F. <ets>dolent</ets>. See <er>Dole</er> sorrow.]</ety> <def>Sorrowful.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Ford.</au></rj><br/
34877[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34877[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34878 34878
34879<p>\'d8<hw>Do*len"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Plaintively. See <er>Doloroso</er>.</def><br/ 34879<p><hw>Do*len"te</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Plaintively. See <er>Doloroso</er>.</def><br/
34880[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34880[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34881 34881
34882<p><hw>Dol"er*ite</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dolero`s</grk> deceptive, because it was easily confounded with diorite.]</ety> <fld>(Petrography)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A dark, crystalline, igneous rock, chiefly pyroxene with labradorite.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>Coarse-grained basalt.</def> <sd>(c)</sd> <def>Diabase.</def> <sd>(d)</sd> <def>Any dark, igneous rock composed chiefly of silicates of iron and magnesium with some feldspar.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dol`er*it"ic</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/ 34882<p><hw>Dol"er*ite</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <grk>dolero`s</grk> deceptive, because it was easily confounded with diorite.]</ety> <fld>(Petrography)</fld> <sd>(a)</sd> <def>A dark, crystalline, igneous rock, chiefly pyroxene with labradorite.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <def>Coarse-grained basalt.</def> <sd>(c)</sd> <def>Diabase.</def> <sd>(d)</sd> <def>Any dark, igneous rock composed chiefly of silicates of iron and magnesium with some feldspar.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dol`er*it"ic</wf> <pr>(#)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos></wordforms><br/
@@ -34906,7 +34906,7 @@ They stood prepared to see the manna fall.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
34906<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <fam>Doliolidae</fam>.</syn><br/ 34906<syn><b>Syn. --</b> family <fam>Doliolidae</fam>.</syn><br/
34907[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 34907[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
34908 34908
34909<p>\'d8<hw>Do*li"o*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>doliolum</ets> a small cask.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of freeswimming oceanic tunicates, allied to <gen>Salpa</gen>, and having alternate generations.</def><br/ 34909<p><hw>Do*li"o*lum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>doliolum</ets> a small cask.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of freeswimming oceanic tunicates, allied to <gen>Salpa</gen>, and having alternate generations.</def><br/
34910[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34910[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34911 34911
34912<p><hw>Do"-lit`tle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who performs little though professing much.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark><br/ 34912<p><hw>Do"-lit`tle</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>One who performs little though professing much.</def> <mark>[Colloq.]</mark><br/
@@ -34915,7 +34915,7 @@ They stood prepared to see the manna fall.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
34915<p><q>Great talkers are commonly <qex>dolittles</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Bp. Richardson.</qau></rj><br/ 34915<p><q>Great talkers are commonly <qex>dolittles</qex>.</q> <rj><qau>Bp. Richardson.</qau></rj><br/
34916[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34916[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34917 34917
34918<p>\'d8<hw>Do"li*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. large jar.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of large univalve mollusks, including the partridge shell and tun shells.</def><br/ 34918<p><hw>Do"li*um</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. large jar.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of large univalve mollusks, including the partridge shell and tun shells.</def><br/
34919[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 34919[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
34920 34920
34921<p><hw>doll</hw> <pr>(d<ocr/l)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[A contraction of <ets>Dorothy</ets>; or less prob. an abbreviation of <ets>idol</ets>; or cf. OD. <ets>dol</ets> a whipping top, D. <ets>dollen</ets> to rave, and E. <ets>dull</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>a small, usually flexible figure representing a human being, especially a toy baby for a little girl; a child's puppet.</def><br/ 34921<p><hw>doll</hw> <pr>(d<ocr/l)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[A contraction of <ets>Dorothy</ets>; or less prob. an abbreviation of <ets>idol</ets>; or cf. OD. <ets>dol</ets> a whipping top, D. <ets>dollen</ets> to rave, and E. <ets>dull</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>a small, usually flexible figure representing a human being, especially a toy baby for a little girl; a child's puppet.</def><br/
@@ -35033,7 +35033,7 @@ They stood prepared to see the manna fall.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
35033<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dol`or*if"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dol`or*if"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>dolorificus</ets>; L. <ets>dolor</ets> pain + <ets>facere</ets> to make.]</ety> <def>Causing pain or grief.</def> <rj><au>Arbuthnot.</au></rj><br/ 35033<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dol`or*if"ic</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dol`or*if"ic*al</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[LL. <ets>dolorificus</ets>; L. <ets>dolor</ets> pain + <ets>facere</ets> to make.]</ety> <def>Causing pain or grief.</def> <rj><au>Arbuthnot.</au></rj><br/
35034[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35034[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35035 35035
35036<p>\'d8<hw>Do`lo*ro"so</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Plaintive; pathetic; -- used adverbially as a musical direction.</def><br/ 35036<p><hw>Do`lo*ro"so</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a. & adv.</pos> <ety>[It.]</ety> <fld>(Mus.)</fld> <def>Plaintive; pathetic; -- used adverbially as a musical direction.</def><br/
35037[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35037[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35038 35038
35039<p><hw>Dol"or*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolorosus</ets>, from <ets>dolor</ets>: cf. F. <ets>douloureux</ets>. See <er>Dolor</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Full of grief; sad; sorrowful; doleful; dismal; <as>as, a <ex>dolorous</ex> object; <ex>dolorous</ex> discourses.</as></def><br/ 35039<p><hw>Dol"or*ous</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>dolorosus</ets>, from <ets>dolor</ets>: cf. F. <ets>douloureux</ets>. See <er>Dolor</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Full of grief; sad; sorrowful; doleful; dismal; <as>as, a <ex>dolorous</ex> object; <ex>dolorous</ex> discourses.</as></def><br/
@@ -35103,7 +35103,7 @@ I spake to you for your comfort.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
35103<p><hw>dolt"ish</hw> <pr>(d<omac/lt"<icr/sh)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Doltlike; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; <as>as, a <ex>doltish</ex> clown</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dolt"ish*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>Dolt"ish*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/ 35103<p><hw>dolt"ish</hw> <pr>(d<omac/lt"<icr/sh)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Doltlike; dull in intellect; stupid; blockish; <as>as, a <ex>doltish</ex> clown</as>.</def> -- <wordforms><wf>Dolt"ish*ly</wf>, <pos>adv.</pos> -- <wf>Dolt"ish*ness</wf>, <pos>n.</pos></wordforms><br/
35104[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35104[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35105 35105
35106<p>\'d8<hw>Do"lus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., deceit; akin to Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Evil intent, embracing both malice and fraud. See <er>Culpa</er>.</def> <rj><au>Wharton.</au></rj><br/ 35106<p><hw>Do"lus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., deceit; akin to Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>Evil intent, embracing both malice and fraud. See <er>Culpa</er>.</def> <rj><au>Wharton.</au></rj><br/
35107[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35107[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35108 35108
35109<p><hw>Dolv"en</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>p. p.</pos> <def>of <er>Delve</er>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Rom. of R.</au></rj><br/ 35109<p><hw>Dolv"en</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>p. p.</pos> <def>of <er>Delve</er>.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Rom. of R.</au></rj><br/
@@ -35344,7 +35344,7 @@ I spake to you for your comfort.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
35344<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>To tame; to domesticate.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Johnson.</au></rj><br/ 35344<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>To tame; to domesticate.</def> <mark>[Obs.]</mark> <rj><au>Johnson.</au></rj><br/
35345[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35345[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35346 35346
35347<p>\'d8<hw>Dom"i*na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., lady. See <er>Dame</er>.]</ety> <fld>(O. Eng. Law)</fld> <def>Lady; a lady; -- a title formerly given to noble ladies who held a barony in their own right.</def> <rj><au>Burrill.</au></rj></p> 35347<p><hw>Dom"i*na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., lady. See <er>Dame</er>.]</ety> <fld>(O. Eng. Law)</fld> <def>Lady; a lady; -- a title formerly given to noble ladies who held a barony in their own right.</def> <rj><au>Burrill.</au></rj></p>
35348 35348
35349<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dom"i*nance</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dom"i*nan*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>Predominance; ascendency; authority.</def><br/ 35349<p><mhw>{ <hw>Dom"i*nance</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <hw>Dom"i*nan*cy</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, }</mhw> <pos>n.</pos> <def>Predominance; ascendency; authority.</def><br/
35350[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35350[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
@@ -35546,7 +35546,7 @@ And hers to <qex>domineer</qex> at home.</q> <rj><qau>Prior.</qau></rj><br/
35546<p><hw>Dom"i*no whist</hw>. <def>A game of cards in which the suits are played in sequence, beginning with a 5 or 9, the player who gets rid of his cards first being the winner.</def><br/ 35546<p><hw>Dom"i*no whist</hw>. <def>A game of cards in which the suits are played in sequence, beginning with a 5 or 9, the player who gets rid of his cards first being the winner.</def><br/
35547[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 35547[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
35548 35548
35549<p>\'d8<hw>Dom"i*nus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Domini</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., master. See <er>Dame</er>.]</ety> <def>Master; sir; -- a title of respect formerly applied to a knight or a clergyman, and sometimes to the lord of a manor.</def> <rj><au>Cowell.</au></rj><br/ 35549<p><hw>Dom"i*nus</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Domini</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., master. See <er>Dame</er>.]</ety> <def>Master; sir; -- a title of respect formerly applied to a knight or a clergyman, and sometimes to the lord of a manor.</def> <rj><au>Cowell.</au></rj><br/
35550[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35550[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35551 35551
35552<p><hw>Dom"i*ta*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>domitare</ets> to tame, fr. <ets>domare</ets>.]</ety> <def>That can be tamed.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir M. Hale.</au></rj><br/ 35552<p><hw>Dom"i*ta*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>domitare</ets> to tame, fr. <ets>domare</ets>.]</ety> <def>That can be tamed.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> <rj><au>Sir M. Hale.</au></rj><br/
@@ -35574,7 +35574,7 @@ And hers to <qex>domineer</qex> at home.</q> <rj><qau>Prior.</qau></rj><br/
35574He <qex>dons</qex> a surcoat which he doffs at morn.</q> <rj><qau>Emerson.</qau></rj><br/ 35574He <qex>dons</qex> a surcoat which he doffs at morn.</q> <rj><qau>Emerson.</qau></rj><br/
35575[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35575[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35576 35576
35577<p>\'d8<hw>Do"\'a4a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Sp. <ets>do\'a4a</ets>. See <er>Duenna</er>.]</ety> <def>Lady; mistress; madam; -- a title of respect used in Spain, prefixed to the Christian name of a lady.</def><br/ 35577<p><hw>Do"\'a4a</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Sp. <ets>do\'a4a</ets>. See <er>Duenna</er>.]</ety> <def>Lady; mistress; madam; -- a title of respect used in Spain, prefixed to the Christian name of a lady.</def><br/
35578[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35578[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35579 35579
35580<p><hw>Do"na*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>donabilis</ets>, fr. <ets>donare</ets> to donate.]</ety> <def>Capable of being donated or given.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/ 35580<p><hw>Do"na*ble</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>donabilis</ets>, fr. <ets>donare</ets> to donate.]</ety> <def>Capable of being donated or given.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark><br/
@@ -35637,7 +35637,7 @@ On the bless'd lovers.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
35637<p><hw>Don"a*tive</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Vested or vesting by donation; <as>as, a <ex>donative</ex> advowson</as>.</def> <rj><au>Blackstone.</au></rj><br/ 35637<p><hw>Don"a*tive</hw>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Vested or vesting by donation; <as>as, a <ex>donative</ex> advowson</as>.</def> <rj><au>Blackstone.</au></rj><br/
35638[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35638[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35639 35639
35640<p>\'d8<hw>Do*na"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. Cf. <er>Donor</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>One who makes a gift; a donor; a giver.</def><br/ 35640<p><hw>Do*na"tor</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. Cf. <er>Donor</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Law)</fld> <def>One who makes a gift; a donor; a giver.</def><br/
35641[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35641[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35642 35642
35643<p><hw>Don"a*to*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Scots Law)</fld> <def>A donee of the crown; one the whom, upon certain condition, escheated property is made over.</def><br/ 35643<p><hw>Don"a*to*ry</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Scots Law)</fld> <def>A donee of the crown; one the whom, upon certain condition, escheated property is made over.</def><br/
@@ -35646,10 +35646,10 @@ On the bless'd lovers.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
35646<p><hw>Do"-naught`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Do</ets> + <ets>naught</ets>.]</ety> <def>A lazy, good-for-nothing fellow.</def><br/ 35646<p><hw>Do"-naught`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[<ets>Do</ets> + <ets>naught</ets>.]</ety> <def>A lazy, good-for-nothing fellow.</def><br/
35647[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35647[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35648 35648
35649<p>\'d8<hw>Do"nax</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., reed, also a sea fish, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A canelike grass of southern Europe (<spn>Arundo Donax</spn>), used for fishing rods, etc.</def><br/ 35649<p><hw>Do"nax</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., reed, also a sea fish, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A canelike grass of southern Europe (<spn>Arundo Donax</spn>), used for fishing rods, etc.</def><br/
35650[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35650[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35651 35651
35652<p>\'d8<hw>Don*cel"la</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Sp., lit., a maid. Cf. <er>Damsel</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A handsome fish of Florida and the West Indies (<spn>Platyglossus radiatus</spn>). The name is applied also to the ladyfish (<spn>Harpe rufa</spn>) of the same region.</def><br/ 35652<p><hw>Don*cel"la</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Sp., lit., a maid. Cf. <er>Damsel</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A handsome fish of Florida and the West Indies (<spn>Platyglossus radiatus</spn>). The name is applied also to the ladyfish (<spn>Harpe rufa</spn>) of the same region.</def><br/
35653[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35653[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35654 35654
35655<p><hw>Done</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <def><pos>p. p.</pos> from <er>Do</er>, and formerly the <pos>infinitive.</pos></def> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Performed; executed; finished.</def><br/ 35655<p><hw>Done</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <def><pos>p. p.</pos> from <er>Do</er>, and formerly the <pos>infinitive.</pos></def> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Performed; executed; finished.</def><br/
@@ -35717,7 +35717,7 @@ On the bless'd lovers.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj><br/
35717<p><hw>Don"nat</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Corrupted from <ets>do-naught</ets>.]</ety> <def>See <er>Do-naught</er>.</def> <mark>[Prov. Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/ 35717<p><hw>Don"nat</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Corrupted from <ets>do-naught</ets>.]</ety> <def>See <er>Do-naught</er>.</def> <mark>[Prov. Eng.]</mark> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/
35718[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35718[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35719 35719
35720<p>\'d8<hw>Don`n\'82e"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>donner</ets> to give.]</ety> <def>Lit., given; hence, in a literary work, as a drama or tale, that which is assumed as to characters, situation, etc., as a basis for the plot or story.</def> <rj><au>W. E. Henley.</au></rj></p> 35720<p><hw>Don`n\'82e"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>donner</ets> to give.]</ety> <def>Lit., given; hence, in a literary work, as a drama or tale, that which is assumed as to characters, situation, etc., as a basis for the plot or story.</def> <rj><au>W. E. Henley.</au></rj></p>
35721 35721
35722<p><q>That favorite romance <qex>donn\'82e</qex> of the heir kept out of his own.</q> <rj><qau>Saintsbury.</qau></rj><br/ 35722<p><q>That favorite romance <qex>donn\'82e</qex> of the heir kept out of his own.</q> <rj><qau>Saintsbury.</qau></rj><br/
35723[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 35723[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
@@ -35928,7 +35928,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
35928<p><hw>Door"cheek`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The jamb or sidepiece of a door.</def> <rj><au>Ex. xii. 22 (Douay version).</au></rj><br/ 35928<p><hw>Door"cheek`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The jamb or sidepiece of a door.</def> <rj><au>Ex. xii. 22 (Douay version).</au></rj><br/
35929[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35929[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35930 35930
35931<p>\'d8<hw>Door"ga</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>Durg\'be</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Myth.)</fld> <def>A Hindoo divinity, the consort of Siva, represented with ten arms.</def> <mark>[Written also Durga.]</mark> <rj><au>Malcom.</au></rj><br/ 35931<p><hw>Door"ga</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Skr. <ets>Durg\'be</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Myth.)</fld> <def>A Hindoo divinity, the consort of Siva, represented with ten arms.</def> <mark>[Written also Durga.]</mark> <rj><au>Malcom.</au></rj><br/
35932[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 35932[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
35933 35933
35934<p><hw>Door"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The frame of a door.</def> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/ 35934<p><hw>Door"ing</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>The frame of a door.</def> <rj><au>Milton.</au></rj><br/
@@ -36051,7 +36051,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36051<syn><b>Syn. --</b> anserine, dopey, fool(prenominal), foolish, goosey, goosy, gooselike.</syn><br/ 36051<syn><b>Syn. --</b> anserine, dopey, fool(prenominal), foolish, goosey, goosy, gooselike.</syn><br/
36052[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p> 36052[<source>WordNet 1.5</source>]</p>
36053 36053
36054<p>\'d8<hw>Dop"pel*g\'84ng`er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[G.]</ety> <def>A spiritual or ghostly double or counterpart; esp., an apparitional double of a living person; a cowalker.</def><br/ 36054<p><hw>Dop"pel*g\'84ng`er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[G.]</ety> <def>A spiritual or ghostly double or counterpart; esp., an apparitional double of a living person; a cowalker.</def><br/
36055[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 36055[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
36056 36056
36057<p><hw>Dop"per</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[D. <ets>dooper</ets>.]</ety> <altsp>[Written also <asp>doper</asp>.]</altsp> <def>An Anabaptist or Baptist.</def> <mark>[Contemptuous]</mark> <rj><au>B. Jonson.</au></rj><br/ 36057<p><hw>Dop"per</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[D. <ets>dooper</ets>.]</ety> <altsp>[Written also <asp>doper</asp>.]</altsp> <def>An Anabaptist or Baptist.</def> <mark>[Contemptuous]</mark> <rj><au>B. Jonson.</au></rj><br/
@@ -36126,7 +36126,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36126<p><hw>Dor"i*cism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A Doric phrase or idiom.</def><br/ 36126<p><hw>Dor"i*cism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A Doric phrase or idiom.</def><br/
36127[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36127[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36128 36128
36129<p>\'d8<hw>Do"ris</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>Doris</ets>, the daughter of Oceanus, and wife of Nereus, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks having a wreath of branchi\'91 on the back.</def><br/ 36129<p><hw>Do"ris</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L. <ets>Doris</ets>, the daughter of Oceanus, and wife of Nereus, Gr. <?/.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks having a wreath of branchi\'91 on the back.</def><br/
36130[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36130[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36131 36131
36132<p><hw>Do"rism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/.]</ety> <def>A Doric phrase or idiom.</def><br/ 36132<p><hw>Do"rism</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Gr. <?/.]</ety> <def>A Doric phrase or idiom.</def><br/
@@ -36260,7 +36260,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36260<p><hw>Dor"ser</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Dosser</er>.</def><br/ 36260<p><hw>Dor"ser</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>See <er>Dosser</er>.</def><br/
36261[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36261[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36262 36262
36263<p>\'d8<hw>dor`si*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., from L. <ets>dorsum</ets> back + <ets>branchiae</ets> gills.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of ch\'91topod annelids in which the branchi\'91 are along the back, on each side, or on the parapodia. [See <xex>Illusts</xex>. under <er>Annelida</er> and <er>Ch\'91topoda</er>.]</def><br/ 36263<p><hw>dor`si*bran`chi*a"ta</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n. pl.</pos> <ety>[NL., from L. <ets>dorsum</ets> back + <ets>branchiae</ets> gills.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A division of ch\'91topod annelids in which the branchi\'91 are along the back, on each side, or on the parapodia. [See <xex>Illusts</xex>. under <er>Annelida</er> and <er>Ch\'91topoda</er>.]</def><br/
36264[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36264[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36265 36265
36266<p><hw>Dor`si*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having branchi\'91 along the back; belonging to the Dorsibranchiata.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dorsibranchiata.</def></def2><br/ 36266<p><hw>Dor`si*bran"chi*ate</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>Having branchi\'91 along the back; belonging to the Dorsibranchiata.</def> -- <def2><pos>n.</pos> <def>One of the Dorsibranchiata.</def></def2><br/
@@ -36284,7 +36284,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36284<p><hw>Dor`so*ven"tral</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>dorsum</ets> + <ets>ventral</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>From the dorsal to the ventral side of an animal; <as>as, the <ex>dorsoventral</ex> axis</as>.</def><br/ 36284<p><hw>Dor`so*ven"tral</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[<ets>dorsum</ets> + <ets>ventral</ets>.]</ety> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>From the dorsal to the ventral side of an animal; <as>as, the <ex>dorsoventral</ex> axis</as>.</def><br/
36285[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36285[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36286 36286
36287<p>\'d8<hw>Dor"sum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The ridge of a hill.</def><br/ 36287<p><hw>Dor"sum</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>The ridge of a hill.</def><br/
36288[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36288[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36289 36289
36290<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The back or dorsal region of an animal; the upper side of an appendage or part; <as>as, the <ex>dorsum</ex> of the tongue</as>.</def></p> 36290<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Anat.)</fld> <def>The back or dorsal region of an animal; the upper side of an appendage or part; <as>as, the <ex>dorsum</ex> of the tongue</as>.</def></p>
@@ -36301,16 +36301,16 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36301<p><hw>Do"ry</hw>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dories</plw> <pr>(<?/)</pr>.</plu> <def>A small, strong, flat-bottomed rowboat, with sharp prow and flaring sides.</def><br/ 36301<p><hw>Do"ry</hw>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Dories</plw> <pr>(<?/)</pr>.</plu> <def>A small, strong, flat-bottomed rowboat, with sharp prow and flaring sides.</def><br/
36302[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36302[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36303 36303
36304<p>\'d8<hw>Do*ryph"o*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Doryphoros</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of plant-eating beetles, including the potato beetle. See <er>Potato beetle</er>.</def><br/ 36304<p><hw>Do*ryph"o*ra</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL. See <er>Doryphoros</er>.]</ety> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A genus of plant-eating beetles, including the potato beetle. See <er>Potato beetle</er>.</def><br/
36305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36305[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36306 36306
36307<p>\'d8<hw>Do*ryph"o*ros</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, lit., spear bearing; <?/ a spear + <grk>fe`rein</grk> to bear.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <def>A spear bearer; a statue of a man holding a spear or in the attitude of a spear bearer. Several important sculptures of this subject existed in antiquity, copies of which remain to us.</def><br/ 36307<p><hw>Do*ryph"o*ros</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/, lit., spear bearing; <?/ a spear + <grk>fe`rein</grk> to bear.]</ety> <fld>(Fine Arts)</fld> <def>A spear bearer; a statue of a man holding a spear or in the attitude of a spear bearer. Several important sculptures of this subject existed in antiquity, copies of which remain to us.</def><br/
36308[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36308[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36309 36309
36310<p>\'d8<hw>Dos`-\'85-dos"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>Back to back; <as>as, to sit <ex>dos-\'85-dos</ex> in a dogcart; to dance <ex>dos-\'85-dos</ex>, or so that two dancers move forward and pass back to back</as>.</def><br/ 36310<p><hw>Dos`-\'85-dos"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>adv.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>Back to back; <as>as, to sit <ex>dos-\'85-dos</ex> in a dogcart; to dance <ex>dos-\'85-dos</ex>, or so that two dancers move forward and pass back to back</as>.</def><br/
36311[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 36311[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
36312 36312
36313<p>\'d8<hw>Dos`-\'85-dos"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A sofa, open carriage, or the like, so constructed that the occupants sit back to back.</def><br/ 36313<p><hw>Dos`-\'85-dos"</hw>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A sofa, open carriage, or the like, so constructed that the occupants sit back to back.</def><br/
36314[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 36314[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
36315 36315
36316<p><hw>Dos"age</hw> <pr>(d<omac/s"<asl/j)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>dosage</ets>. See <er>Dose</er>, <pos>v.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The administration of medicine in doses; specif., a scheme or system of grading doses of medicine according to age, etc.</def><br/ 36316<p><hw>Dos"age</hw> <pr>(d<omac/s"<asl/j)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[Cf. F. <ets>dosage</ets>. See <er>Dose</er>, <pos>v.</pos>]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Med.)</fld> <def>The administration of medicine in doses; specif., a scheme or system of grading doses of medicine according to age, etc.</def><br/
@@ -36404,7 +36404,7 @@ That fast was locked.</q> <rj><qau>Spenser.</qau></rj><br/
36404<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A hanging tapestry; a dorsal.</def><br/ 36404<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A hanging tapestry; a dorsal.</def><br/
36405[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36405[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36406 36406
36407<p>\'d8<hw>Dos`sier"</hw> <pr>(d<osl/s`sy<asl/"; <it>E.</it> d<ocr/s"s<icr/*<etil/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., back of a thing, bulging bundle of papers, fr. <ets>dos</ets> back.]</ety> <def>A bundle containing the papers in reference to some matter.</def><br/ 36407<p><hw>Dos`sier"</hw> <pr>(d<osl/s`sy<asl/"; <it>E.</it> d<ocr/s"s<icr/*<etil/r)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., back of a thing, bulging bundle of papers, fr. <ets>dos</ets> back.]</ety> <def>A bundle containing the papers in reference to some matter.</def><br/
36408[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 36408[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
36409 36409
36410<p><hw>Dos"sil</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>dosil</ets> faucet of a barrel, OF. <ets>dosil</ets>, <ets>duisil</ets>, spigot, LL. <ets>diciculus</ets>, <ets>ducillus</ets>, fr. L. <ets>ducere</ets> to lead, draw. See <er>Duct</er>, <er>Duke</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Surg.)</fld> <def>A small ovoid or cylindrical roil or pledget of lint, for keeping a sore, wound, etc., open; a tent.</def><br/ 36410<p><hw>Dos"sil</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[OE. <ets>dosil</ets> faucet of a barrel, OF. <ets>dosil</ets>, <ets>duisil</ets>, spigot, LL. <ets>diciculus</ets>, <ets>ducillus</ets>, fr. L. <ets>ducere</ets> to lead, draw. See <er>Duct</er>, <er>Duke</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Surg.)</fld> <def>A small ovoid or cylindrical roil or pledget of lint, for keeping a sore, wound, etc., open; a tent.</def><br/
@@ -36592,10 +36592,10 @@ Of arms imagined in your lonely cell.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
36592<p><hw>Do"ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dottard</er>.]</ety> <def>Half-rotten; <as>as, <ex>doty</ex> timber</as>.</def> <mark>[Local, U. S.]</mark><br/ 36592<p><hw>Do"ty</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <ety>[See <er>Dottard</er>.]</ety> <def>Half-rotten; <as>as, <ex>doty</ex> timber</as>.</def> <mark>[Local, U. S.]</mark><br/
36593[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36593[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36594 36594
36595<p>\'d8<hw>Dou`ane"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A customhouse.</def><br/ 36595<p><hw>Dou`ane"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>A customhouse.</def><br/
36596[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36596[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36597 36597
36598<p>\'d8<hw>Dou`a"nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>An officer of the French customs.</def> <altsp>[Anglicized form <asp>douaneer</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 36598<p><hw>Dou`a"nier"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <def>An officer of the French customs.</def> <altsp>[Anglicized form <asp>douaneer</asp>.]</altsp><br/
36599[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36599[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36600 36600
36601<p><hw>Dou"ar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. Ar. <ets>d<?/\'ber</ets>.]</ety> <def>A village composed of Arab tents arranged in streets.</def><br/ 36601<p><hw>Dou"ar</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. Ar. <ets>d<?/\'ber</ets>.]</ety> <def>A village composed of Arab tents arranged in streets.</def><br/
@@ -36825,7 +36825,7 @@ Of plagues.</q> <rj><qau>Marston.</qau></rj><br/
36825<p><hw>Dou"ble-end"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sd>(a)</sd> <fld>(Naut.)</fld> <def>A vessel capable of moving in either direction, having bow and rudder at each end.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <fld>(Railroad)</fld> <def>A locomotive with pilot at each end.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/ 36825<p><hw>Dou"ble-end"er</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <sd>(a)</sd> <fld>(Naut.)</fld> <def>A vessel capable of moving in either direction, having bow and rudder at each end.</def> <sd>(b)</sd> <fld>(Railroad)</fld> <def>A locomotive with pilot at each end.</def> <rj><au>Knight.</au></rj><br/
36826[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36826[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36827 36827
36828<p>\'d8<hw>Dou"ble-en*ten"dre</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>double</ets> double + <ets>entendre</ets> to mean. This is a barbarous compound of French words. The true French equivalent is <ets>double entente</ets>.]</ety> <def>A word or expression admitting of a double interpretation, one of which is often obscure or indelicate.</def><br/ 36828<p><hw>Dou"ble-en*ten"dre</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>double</ets> double + <ets>entendre</ets> to mean. This is a barbarous compound of French words. The true French equivalent is <ets>double entente</ets>.]</ety> <def>A word or expression admitting of a double interpretation, one of which is often obscure or indelicate.</def><br/
36829[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 36829[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
36830 36830
36831<p><hw>Dou"ble-eyed`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Having a deceitful look.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> \'bdDeceitful meanings is <xex>double-eyed</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/ 36831<p><hw>Dou"ble-eyed`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>a.</pos> <def>Having a deceitful look.</def> <mark>[R.]</mark> \'bdDeceitful meanings is <xex>double-eyed</xex>.\'b8 <rj><au>Spenser.</au></rj><br/
@@ -37004,7 +37004,7 @@ Of plagues.</q> <rj><qau>Marston.</qau></rj><br/
37004<p><hw>Doub*loon"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>doublon</ets>, Sp. <ets>doblon</ets>. See <er>Double</er>, <pos>a.</pos>, and cf. <er>Dupion</er>.]</ety> <def>A Spanish gold coin, no longer issued, varying in value at different times from over fifteen dollars to about five. See <er>Doblon</er> in Sup.</def><br/ 37004<p><hw>Doub*loon"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. <ets>doublon</ets>, Sp. <ets>doblon</ets>. See <er>Double</er>, <pos>a.</pos>, and cf. <er>Dupion</er>.]</ety> <def>A Spanish gold coin, no longer issued, varying in value at different times from over fifteen dollars to about five. See <er>Doblon</er> in Sup.</def><br/
37005[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 37005[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
37006 37006
37007<p>\'d8<hw>Dou`blure"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Bookbinding)</fld> <def>The lining of a book cover, esp. one of unusual sort, as of tooled leather, painted vellum, rich brocade, or the like.</def><br/ 37007<p><hw>Dou`blure"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <fld>(Bookbinding)</fld> <def>The lining of a book cover, esp. one of unusual sort, as of tooled leather, painted vellum, rich brocade, or the like.</def><br/
37008[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 37008[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
37009 37009
37010<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>The reflexed margin of the trilobite carapace.</def><br/ 37010<p><sn>2.</sn> <fld>(Paleon.)</fld> <def>The reflexed margin of the trilobite carapace.</def><br/
@@ -37216,7 +37216,7 @@ And bosomed with her.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj></p>
37216<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A dowcet, or deep's testicle.</def><br/ 37216<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A dowcet, or deep's testicle.</def><br/
37217[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 37217[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
37218 37218
37219<p>\'d8<hw>Dou`ceur"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>doux</ets> sweet. See <er>Douce</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Gentleness and sweetness of manner; agreeableness.</def> <rj><au>Chesterfield.</au></rj><br/ 37219<p><hw>Dou`ceur"</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F., fr. <ets>doux</ets> sweet. See <er>Douce</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>Gentleness and sweetness of manner; agreeableness.</def> <rj><au>Chesterfield.</au></rj><br/
37220[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 37220[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
37221 37221
37222<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A gift for service done or to be done; an honorarium; a present; sometimes, a bribe.</def> <rj><au>Burke.</au></rj><br/ 37222<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>A gift for service done or to be done; an honorarium; a present; sometimes, a bribe.</def> <rj><au>Burke.</au></rj><br/
@@ -37313,7 +37313,7 @@ And bosomed with her.</q> <rj><qau>Shak.</qau></rj></p>
37313<syn><b>Syn. --</b> durra, doura, dourah, Egyptian corn, Indian millet, Guinea corn.</syn><br/ 37313<syn><b>Syn. --</b> durra, doura, dourah, Egyptian corn, Indian millet, Guinea corn.</syn><br/
37314[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 37314[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
37315 37315
37316<p>\'d8<hw>Dou`rou*cou"li</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small, nocturnal, South American monkey of the genus <gen>Aotus</gen> (formerly <spn>Nyctipithecus trivirgatus</spn>), with large owl-like eyes; hence, the common name <altname>owl monkey</altname>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Durukuli</asp> and <asp>dourikuli</asp>.]</altsp><br/ 37316<p><hw>Dou`rou*cou"li</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <fld>(Zo\'94l.)</fld> <def>A small, nocturnal, South American monkey of the genus <gen>Aotus</gen> (formerly <spn>Nyctipithecus trivirgatus</spn>), with large owl-like eyes; hence, the common name <altname>owl monkey</altname>.</def> <altsp>[Written also <asp>Durukuli</asp> and <asp>dourikuli</asp>.]</altsp><br/
37317[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source> ]</p> 37317[<source>1913 Webster</source> <source>+PJC</source> ]</p>
37318 37318
37319<p><hw>Douse</hw> <pr>(dous)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Doused</conjf> <pr>(doust)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dousing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. <er>Dowse</er>, and OD. <ets>donsen</ets> to strike with the fist on the back, Sw. <ets>dunsa</ets> to fall down violently and noisily; perh. akin to E. <ets>din</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To plunge suddenly into water; to duck; to immerse; to dowse.</def> <rj><au>Bp. Stillingfleet.</au></rj><br/ 37319<p><hw>Douse</hw> <pr>(dous)</pr>, <pos>v. t.</pos> <vmorph>[<pos>imp. & p. p.</pos> <conjf>Doused</conjf> <pr>(doust)</pr>; <pos>p. pr. & vb. n.</pos> <conjf>Dousing</conjf>.]</vmorph> <ety>[Cf. <er>Dowse</er>, and OD. <ets>donsen</ets> to strike with the fist on the back, Sw. <ets>dunsa</ets> to fall down violently and noisily; perh. akin to E. <ets>din</ets>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>To plunge suddenly into water; to duck; to immerse; to dowse.</def> <rj><au>Bp. Stillingfleet.</au></rj><br/
@@ -38006,7 +38006,7 @@ That drove the sand along he took his way.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
38006<p><hw>Dox"y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Doxies</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[See <er>Duck</er> a pet.]</ety> <def>A loose wench; a disreputable sweetheart.</def> <rj><au>Shak.</au></rj><br/ 38006<p><hw>Dox"y</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> <plw>Doxies</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[See <er>Duck</er> a pet.]</ety> <def>A loose wench; a disreputable sweetheart.</def> <rj><au>Shak.</au></rj><br/
38007[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 38007[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
38008 38008
38009<p>\'d8<hw>Doy`en"</hw> <pr>(dw<aum/`y<aum/N")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Dean</er>.]</ety> <def>Lit., a dean; the senior member of a body or group; <as>as, the <ex>doyen</ex> of French physicians</as>.</def> \'bdThis <xex>doyen</xex> of newspapers.\'b8 <rj><au>A. R. Colquhoun.</au></rj><br/ 38009<p><hw>Doy`en"</hw> <pr>(dw<aum/`y<aum/N")</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[F. See <er>Dean</er>.]</ety> <def>Lit., a dean; the senior member of a body or group; <as>as, the <ex>doyen</ex> of French physicians</as>.</def> \'bdThis <xex>doyen</xex> of newspapers.\'b8 <rj><au>A. R. Colquhoun.</au></rj><br/
38010[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p> 38010[<source>Webster 1913 Suppl.</source>]</p>
38011 38011
38012<p><hw>doy`enne"</hw> <pos>n. f.</pos> <def>a female doyen.</def><br/ 38012<p><hw>doy`enne"</hw> <pos>n. f.</pos> <def>a female doyen.</def><br/
@@ -38123,7 +38123,7 @@ That drove the sand along he took his way.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
38123<p><hw>Drab"ble-tail`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A draggle-tail; a slattern.</def> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/ 38123<p><hw>Drab"ble-tail`</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <def>A draggle-tail; a slattern.</def> <rj><au>Halliwell.</au></rj><br/
38124[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 38124[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
38125 38125
38126<p>\'d8<hw>Dra*c\'91"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ she-dragon.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of liliaceous plants with woody stems and funnel-shaped flowers.</def><br/ 38126<p><hw>Dra*c\'91"na</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos> <ety>[NL., fr. Gr. <?/ she-dragon.]</ety> <fld>(Bot.)</fld> <def>A genus of liliaceous plants with woody stems and funnel-shaped flowers.</def><br/
38127[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 38127[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
38128 38128
38129<p><note><hand/ <xex>Drac\'91na Draco</xex>, the source of the dragon's blood of the Canaries, forms a tree, sometimes of gigantic size.</note><br/ 38129<p><note><hand/ <xex>Drac\'91na Draco</xex>, the source of the dragon's blood of the Canaries, forms a tree, sometimes of gigantic size.</note><br/
@@ -38138,7 +38138,7 @@ That drove the sand along he took his way.</q> <rj><qau>Dryden.</qau></rj><br/
38138<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Same as <er>Dram</er>.</def><br/ 38138<p><sn>2.</sn> <def>Same as <er>Dram</er>.</def><br/
38139[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p> 38139[<source>1913 Webster</source>]</p>
38140 38140
38141<p>\'d8<hw>Drach"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> E. <plw>Drachmas</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, L. <plw>Drachm\'91</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/. See <er>Dram</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A silver coin among the ancient Greeks, having a different value in different States and at different periods. The average value of the Attic drachma is computed to have been about 19 cents (U. S. currency, ca. 1913).</def><br/ 38141<p><hw>Drach"ma</hw> <pr>(?)</pr>, <pos>n.</pos>; <plu><it>pl.</it> E. <plw>Drachmas</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>, L. <plw>Drachm\'91</plw> <pr>(#)</pr>.</plu> <ety>[L., fr. Gr. <?/. See <er>Dram</er>.]</ety> <sn>1.</sn> <def>A silver coin among the ancient Greeks, having a different value in different States and at differe