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  • Glossy (superl.) - Smooth and shining; reflecting luster from a smooth surface; highly polished; lustrous; as, glossy silk; a glossy surface.
  • Argentiferous (a.) - Producing or containing silver; as, argentiferous lead ore or veins.
  • Palliation (n.) - That which cloaks or covers; disguise; also, the state of being covered or disguised.
  • Herd (n.) - One who herds or assembles domestic animals; a herdsman; -- much used in composition; as, a shepherd; a goatherd, and the like.
  • Despeed (v. t.) - To send hastily.
  • Galpe (v. i.) - To gape,; to yawn.
  • Network (n.) - A fabric of threads, cords, or wires crossing each other at certain intervals, and knotted or secured at the crossings, thus leaving spaces or meshes between them.
  • Together (prep.) - In concert; with mutual cooperation; as, the allies made war upon France together.
  • Vigor (n.) - Strength or force in animal or force in animal or vegetable nature or action; as, a plant grows with vigor.
  • Subjugated (imp. & p. p.) - of Subjugate
  • Candleberry Tree - A shrub (the Myrica cerifera, or wax-bearing myrtle), common in North America, the little nuts of which are covered with a greenish white wax, which was formerly, used for hardening candles; -- also called bayberry tree, bayberry, or candleberry.
  • Potale (n.) - The refuse from a grain distillery, used to fatten swine.
  • Beholding (n.) - The act of seeing; sight; also, that which is beheld.
  • Rach (n.) - Alt. of Rache
  • Polt-Foot (a.) - Alt. of Polt-footed