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Mute "Mute", n. 1. One who does not speak, whether from physical inability, unwillingness, or other cause. Specifically: (a) One who, from deafness, either congenital or from More…
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D "D" (d[=e]) 1. The fourth letter of the English alphabet, and a vocal consonant. The English letter is from Latin, which is from Greek, which took it from Ph[oe]nician, the More…
D Canadensis
Grouse "Grouse" (grous), n. sing. & pl. [Prob. after the analogy of mouse, mice, fr. the earlier grice, OF. griesche meor hen: cf. F. piegri[`e]che shrike.] (Zo["o]l.) Any More…
D Ebenum
Ebony "Eb"on*y", n.; pl. . [F. ['e]b[`e]ne, L. ebenus, fr. Gr. ?; prob. of Semitic origin; cf. Heb. hobn[=i]m, pl. Cf. .] A hard, heavy, and durable wood, which admits of a More…
D irroratus
Emu "E"mu", n. [Cf. Pg. ema ostrich, F. ['e]mou, ['e]meu, emu.] (Zo["o]l.) A large Australian bird, of two species ({Dromaius Nov[ae]-Hollandi[ae]} and {D. irroratus}), More…
D leather
Dongola "Don"go*la", n. 1. A government of Upper Egypt. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. same as . , {D. leather}, leather made by the Dongola More…
D stramonium
Datura "Da*tu"ra", n. [NL.; cf. Skr. dhatt[=u]ra, Per. & Ar. tat[=u]ra, Tat[=u]la.] (Bot.) A genus of solanaceous plants, with large funnel-shaped flowers and a More…
D striata
Warbler "War"bler", n. 1. One who, or that which, warbles; a singer; a songster; — applied chiefly to birds. In lulling strains the feathered warblers woo. More…
D valve
Slide "Slide", n. [AS. sl[=i]de.] 1. The act of sliding; as, a slide on the ice. 2. Smooth, even passage or progress. A better slide into their business. More…
D valve
D valve "D" valve`" (Mech.) A kind of slide valve. See , under . ||
d White Friars or Carmelites
Friar "Fri"ar", n. [OR. frere, F. fr[`e]re brother, friar, fr. L. frater brother. See .] 1. (R. C. Ch.) A brother or member of any religious order, but especially of one of More…
D'eblai
D'eblai "D['e]`blai"", n. [F.] (Fort.) The cavity from which the earth for parapets, etc. (remblai), is taken.
D'ebouch'e
D'ebouch'e "D['e]`bou`ch['e]"", n. [F.] A place for exit; an outlet; hence, a market for goods. The d['e]bouch['e]s were ordered widened to afford easy egress. More…
D'ebouchure
D'ebouchure "D['e]`bou`chure"", n. [F.] The outward opening of a river, of a valley, or of a strait.
D'ebris
D'ebris "D['e]`bris"", n. [F., fr. pref. d['e]- (L. dis) + briser to break, shatter; perh. of Celtic origin.] 1. (Geol.) Broken and detached fragments, taken collectively; More…
D'ebut
D'ebut "D['e]`but"", n. [F. d['e]but, prop., the first cast or throw at play, fr. but aim, mark. See an end.] A beginning or first attempt; hence, a first appearance before More…
D'ebutant
D'ebutant "D['e]`bu`tant"", n.; fem. D'ebutante "D['e]`bu`tante"" [F., p. pr. of d['e]buter to have the first throw, to make one's d['e]but. See {D['e]but}.] A person who More…
D'ebutante
D'ebutant "D['e]`bu`tant"", n.; fem. D'ebutante "D['e]`bu`tante"" [F., p. pr. of d['e]buter to have the first throw, to make one's d['e]but. See {D['e]but}.] A person who More…
D'ebutante
D'ebutante "D['e]`bu`tante"", fem. n. A young woman making her first appearance in society, especially one who is one of the honorees at a debutante cotillion. See [4]. More…
D'ecime
D'ecime "D['e]`cime"", n. [F.] A French coin, the tenth part of a franc, equal to about two cents.
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