Any one of the Xylophagides. One who inquires, or asks questions. One of a tribe of beetles whose larvae bore or live in wood. Any one of three metameric radicals which are characteristic respectively of the three xylenes. A spindle, or spool, as of reed or wood, upon which the thread for the woof is wound in a shuttle. A genus of marine bivalves closely allied to Teredo, and equally destructive to timber. The act of limiting, or the state of being limited; that which qualifies by limiting; modification; restriction; hence, abatement; diminution; as, to use words without any qualification.
So called from the shape of the shape of the leaves. A thin, sour beer, made by pouring warm water on rye or barley meal and letting it ferment, -- much used by the Russians. The essence, nature, or distinctive peculiarity, of a thing; that which answers the question, Quid est? The first Sunday after Easter; Low Sunday. The fourth of a hundred-weight, being 25 or 28 pounds, according as the hundredweight is reckoned at 100 or 112 pounds. Author Posted on Post navigation.
A long and open portico, for athletic exercises, as wrestling, running, etc. The act or habit of quizzing. A small shallow cup or drinking vessel. Leather softened by boiling so as to take any required shape. It somewhat resembles an apple, but differs in having many seeds in each carpel. A curve or surface whose equation is of the fourth degree in the variables.
The act, process, or result in the process of parting of alloying a button of nearly pure gold with enough silver to reduce the fineness so as to allow acids to attack and remove all metals except the gold; -- called also inquartation. Anything that is quilted; esp. One of the different coats of arms arranged upon an escutcheon, denoting the descent of the bearer. A question in the mind; a doubt; as, I have a query about his sincerity. Any one of a group of quinone compounds obtained respectively by the oxidation of certain xylidine compounds. The after-part of a vessel's side, generally corresponding in extent with the quarter-deck; also, the part of the yardarm outside of the slings. Hence, one who boastfully pretends to skill or knowledge of any kind not possessed; a charlatan.
The study of extraterrestrial life forms is xenobiology. A pen for writing made by sharpening and splitting the point or nib of the stock of a feather; as, history is the proper subject of his quill. A square of glass, esp. These are further called binary, ternary, quaternary, etc. A skin disease marked by the development or irregular yellowish patches upon the skin, especially upon the eyelids; -- called also xanthelasma. A mill for grinding grain, the upper stone of which was turned by hand; -- used before the invention of windmills and watermills. A square or quadrangular space or inclosure, such a space or court surrounded by buildings, esp.
A curve made use of in the quadrature of other curves; as the quadratrix, of Dinostratus, or of Tschirnhausen. A skin disease characterized by the presence of numerous small pigmented spots resembling freckles, with which are subsequently mingled spots of atrophied skin. Formerly, a genus of plants including the cypress vine Quamoclit vulgaris, now called Ipomoea Quamoclit. Abstract nouns are things that are known, understood, believed, or felt emotionally. The dominion, condition, or character of a queen. A genus of shrubby ranunculaceous plants of North America, including only the species Xanthorhiza apiifolia, which has roots of a deep yellow color; yellowroot.
A platform of a staircase where the stair turns at a right angle only. Having a list of words with a specific letter, or combination of letters, could be what you need to decide your next move and gain the advantage over your opponent. The act of qualifying, or the condition of being qualified. The quarter of a circle, or of the circumference of a circle, an arc of 90! A poem of fourteen Quatorze n. The office, or the term of office, of a questor. The peculiar character, manners, tenets, etc. A measure, the fourth part of some other measure.
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A radical of which quinone is the hydride, analogous to phenyl. The fourth of a penny; a farthing. The act or process of making or of becoming quick. An unfledged bird; hence, something immature or unfinished. Linguasorb is free and ad supported, without ad revenue we can't exist.