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Temper

temper 1. The state of any compound substance which results from the mixture of various ingredients; due mixture of... Read More

Tempering

tempering (Science: chemistry) The process of giving the requisite degree of hardness or softness to a substance, as iron... Read More

Amiable

Amiable 1. Lovable; lovely; pleasing. 2. Friendly; kindly; sweet; gracious; as, an amiable temper or mood; amiable ideas. 3.... Read More

Humors

Humor 1. Moisture, especially, the moisture or fluid of animal bodies, as the chyle, lymph, etc.; as, the humors of the eye,... Read More

Gentles

Gentle 1. Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble. British society is divided into nobility,... Read More

Metal

Metal 1. (Science: chemistry) An elementary substance, as sodium, calcium, or copper, whose oxide or hydroxide has basic... Read More

Graduate

Graduate 1. One who has received an academical or professional degree; one who has completed the prescribed course of study... Read More

Rasp

rasp 1. To rub or file with a rasp; to rub or grate with a rough file; as, to rasp wood to make it smooth; to rasp bones to... Read More

Ebullition

Ebullition 1. A boiling or bubbling up of a liquid; the motion produced in a liquid by its rapid conversion into vapor. 2.... Read More

Sanguine

sanguine 1. Having the colour of blood; red. Of his complexion he was sanguine. (Chaucer) Like to that sanguine flower... Read More

Tender

tender 1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard; delicate; as, tender plants; tender flesh; tender... Read More

Acrid

Acrid 1. Sharp and harsh, or bitter and not, to the taste; pungent; as, acrid salts. 2. Causing heat and irritation;... Read More

Equals

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Uniformly

uniformly In a uniform manner; without variation or diversity; by a regular, constant, or common ratio of change; with even... Read More

Wait

wait 1. To stay for; to rest or remain stationary in expectation of; to await; as, to wait orders. Awed with these words, in... Read More

Frame

Frame 1. To construct by fitting and uniting the several parts of the skeleton of any structure; specifically, in woodwork,... Read More

Equal

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Dilute

Dilute 1. To make thinner or more liquid by admixture with something; to thin and dissolve by mixing. Mix their watery... Read More

Subdue

subdue 1. To bring under; to conquer by force or the exertion of superior power, and bring into permanent subjection; to... Read More

Volatile

volatile 1. Passing through the air on wings, or by the buoyant force of the atmosphere; flying; having the power to fly. 2.... Read More

Foreign

Foreign 1. Outside; extraneous; separated; alien; as, a foreign country; a foreign government. Foreign worlds. 2. Not native... Read More

Martial

Martial 1. Of, pertaining to, or suited for, war; military; as, martial music; a martial appearance. Martial equipage. 2.... Read More