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ALGORISM; ALGORITHM

ALGORISM; ALGORITHM Algo*rism, Algo*rithm, n. Etym: [OE. algorism, algrim, augrim, OF. algorisme, F. algorithme (cf. Sp. algoritmo, OSp. alguarismo, LL. algorismus), fr. the Ar. al-Khowarezmi of Khowarezm, the modern Khiwa, surname of Abu Ja'far Mohammed ben Musa, author of a work on arithmetic early in the 9th century, which was translated into Latin, such books bearing the name algorismus. The spelling with th is due to a supposed connection with Gr. 1. The art of calculating by nine figures and zero. 2. The art of calculating with any species of notation; as, the algorithms of fractions, proportions, surds, etc.

ALGOUS

ALGOUS Algous, a. Etym: [L. algosus, fr. alga seaweed.] Defn: Of or pertaining to the alg?, or seaweeds; abounding with, or like, seaweed.

ALGUAZIL

ALGUAZIL Al`gua*zil, n. Etym: [Sp. alguacil, fr. Ar. alwazir the vizier. Cf. Vizier.] Defn: An inferior officer of justice in Spain; a warrant officer; a constable. Prescott.

ALGUM

ALGUM Algum, n. Defn: Same as Almug (and etymologically preferable). 2 Chron. ii. 8.

ALHAMBRA

ALHAMBRA Al*hambra, n. Etym: [Ultimately fr. Ar. al the + hamra red; i. e., the red (sc. house).] Defn: The palace of the Moorish kings at Granada.

ALHAMBRAIC; ALHAMBRESQUE

ALHAMBRAIC; ALHAMBRESQUE Al`ham*braic, Al`ham*bresque, a. Defn: Made or decorated after the fanciful style of the ornamentation in the Alhambra, which affords an unusually fine exhibition of Saracenic or Arabesque architecture.

ALHENNA

ALHENNA Al*henna, n. Defn: See Henna.

ALIAS

ALIAS Ali*as, adv. Etym: [L., fr. alius. See Else.] (Law) (a) Otherwise; otherwise called; -- a term used in legal proceedings to connect the different names of any one who has gone by two or more, and whose true name is for any cause doubtful; as, Smith, alias Simpson. (b) At another time.

ALIAS

ALIAS Ali*as, n.; pl. Aliases. Etym: [L., otherwise, at another time.]Etym: (Law) (a) A second or further writ which is issued after a first writ has expired without effect. (b) Another name; an assumed name.

ALIBI

ALIBI Ali*bi, n. Etym: [L., elsewhere, at another place. See Alias.] (Law) Defn: The plea or mode of defense under which a person on trial for a crime proves or attempts to prove that he was in another place when the alleged act was committed; as, to set up an alibi; to prove an alibi.

ALIBILITY

ALIBILITY Al`i*bili*ty, n. Defn: Quality of being alible.

ALIBLE

ALIBLE Ali*ble, a. Etym: [L. alibilis, fr. alere to nourish.] Defn: Nutritive; nourishing.

ALICANT

ALICANT Ali*cant, n. Defn: A kind of wine, formerly much esteemed; -- said to have been made near Alicant, in Spain. J. Fletcher.

ALIDADE

ALIDADE Ali*dade, n. Etym: [LL. alidada, alhidada, fr. Ar. al-'idada a sort of rule: cf. F. alidade.] Defn: The portion of a graduated instrument, as a quadrant or astrolabe, carrying the sights or telescope, and showing the degrees cut off on the arc of the instrument Whewell.

ALIEN

ALIEN Alien, a. Etym: [OF. alien, L. alienus, fr. alius another; properly, therefore, belonging to another. See Else.] 1. Not belonging to the same country, land, or government, or to the citizens or subjects thereof; foreign; as, alien subjects, enemies, property, shores. 2. Wholly different in nature; foreign; adverse; inconsistent (with); incongruous; -- followed by from or sometimes by to; as, principles alien from our religion. An alien sound of melancholy. Wordsworth. Alien enemy (Law), one who owes allegiance to a government at war with ours. Abbott.

ALIEN

ALIEN Alien, n. 1. A foreigner; one owing allegiance, or belonging, to another country; a foreign-born resident of a country in which he does not posses the privileges of a citizen. Hence, a stranger. See Alienage. 2. One excluded from certain privileges; one alienated or estranged; as, aliens from God's mercies. Aliens from the common wealth of Israel. Ephes. ii. 12.

ALIEN

ALIEN Alien, v. t. Etym: [F. ali?ner, L. alienare.] Defn: To alienate; to estrange; to transfer, as property or ownership. [R.] It the son alien lands. Sir M. Hale. The prince was totally aliened from all thoughts of . . . the marriage. Clarendon.

ALIENABILITY

ALIENABILITY Al`ien*a*bili*ty, n. Defn: Capability of being alienated. The alienability of the domain. Burke.

ALIENABLE

ALIENABLE Alien*a*ble, a. Etym: [Cf. F. ali?nable.] Defn: Capable of being alienated, sold, or transferred to another; as, land is alienable according to the laws of the state.

ALIENAGE

ALIENAGE Alien*age, n. Etym: [Cf. OF. ali?nage.] 1. The state or legal condition of being an alien. Note: The disabilities of alienage are removable by naturalization or by special license from the State of residence, and in some of the United States by declaration of intention of naturalization. Kent. Wharton. Estates forfeitable on account of alienage. Story. 2. The state of being alienated or transferred to another. Brougham.

ALIENATE

ALIENATE Alien*ate, a. Etym: [L. alienatus, p. p. of alienare, fr. alienus. See Alien, and cf. Aliene.] Defn: Estranged; withdrawn in affection; foreign; -- with from. O alienate from God. Milton.

ALIENATE

ALIENATE Alien*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Alienated; p. pr. & vb. n. Alienating.] 1. To convey or transfer to another, as title, property, or right; to part voluntarily with ownership of. 2. To withdraw, as the affections; to make indifferent of averse, where love or friendship before subsisted; to estrange; to wean; -- with from. The errors which . . . alienated a loyal gentry and priesthood from the House of Stuart. Macaulay. The recollection of his former life is a dream that only the more alienates him from the realities of the present. I. Taylor.

ALIENATE

ALIENATE Alien*ate, n. Defn: A stranger; an alien. [Obs.]

ALIENATION

ALIENATION Al`ien*ation, n. Etym: [F. ali?nation, L. alienatio, fr. alienare, fr. alienare. See Alienate.] 1. The act of alienating, or the state of being alienated. 2. (Law) Defn: A transfer of title, or a legal conveyance of property to another. 3. A withdrawing or estrangement, as of the affections. The alienation of his heart from the king. Bacon. 4. Mental alienation; derangement of the mental faculties; insanity; as, alienation of mind. Syn. -- Insanity; lunacy; madness; derangement; aberration; mania; delirium; frenzy; dementia; monomania. See Insanity.

ALIENATOR

ALIENATOR Alien*ator, n. Defn: One who alienates.

ALIENE

ALIENE Al*iene, v. t. Defn: To alien or alienate; to transfer, as title or property; as, to aliene an estate.

ALIENEE

ALIENEE Alien*ee, n. (Law) Defn: One to whom the title of property is transferred; -- opposed to alienor. It the alienee enters and keeps possession. Blackstone.

ALIENISM

ALIENISM Alien*ism, n. 1. The status or legal condition of an alien; alienage. The law was very gentle in the construction of the disability of alienism. Kent. 2. The study or treatment of diseases of the mind.

ALIENIST

ALIENIST Alien*ist, n. Etym: [F. ali?niste.] Defn: One who treats diseases of the mind. Ed. Rev.

ALIENOR

ALIENOR Al`ien*or, n. Etym: [OF. ali?neur.] Defn: One who alienates or transfers property to another. Blackstone.

ALIETHMOID; ALIETHMOIDAL

ALIETHMOID; ALIETHMOIDAL Al`i*ethmoid, Al`i*eth*moidal, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + E. ethomoid.] (Anat.) Defn: Pertaining to expansions of the ethmoid bone or

ALIFE

ALIFE A*life, adv. Etym: [Cf. lief dear.] Defn: On my life; dearly. [Obs.] I love that sport alife. Beau. & Fl.

ALIFEROUS

ALIFEROUS A*lifer*ous, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + -ferous.] Defn: Having wings, winged; aligerous. [R.]

ALIFORM

ALIFORM Ali*form, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + -form.] Defn: Wing-shaped; winglike.

ALIGEROUS

ALIGEROUS A*liger*ous, a. Etym: [L. aliger; ala wing + gerere to carry.] Defn: Having wings; winged. [R.]

ALIGHT

ALIGHT A*light, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Alighted sometimes Alit; p. pr. & vb. n. Alighting.] Etym: [OE. alihten, fr. AS. alihtan; pref. a- (cf. Goth. us-, G. er-, orig. meaning out) + lihtan, to alight, orig. to render light, to remove a burden from, fr. liht, leoht, light. See Light, v. i.] 1. To spring down, get down, or descend, as from on horseback or from a carriage; to dismount. 2. To descend and settle, lodge, rest, or stop; as, a flying bird alights on a tree; snow alights on a roof. 3. To come or chance (upon). [R.]

ALIGHT

ALIGHT A*light, a. Etym: [Pref. a- + light.] Defn: Lighted; lighted up; in a flame. The lamps were alight. Dickens.

ALIGN

ALIGN A*lign, v. t. Etym: [F. aligner; ? (L. ad) + ligne (L. linea) line. See Line, and cf. Allineate.] Defn: To adjust or form to a line; to range or form in line; to bring into line; to aline.

ALIGN

ALIGN A*lign, v. t. Defn: To form in line; to fall into line.

ALIGNMENT

ALIGNMENT A*lignment, n. Etym: [F. alignement.] 1. The act of adjusting to a line; arrangement in a line or lines; the state of being so adjusted; a formation in a straight line; also, the line of adjustment; esp., an imaginary line to regulate the formation of troops or of a squadron. 2. (Engin.) Defn: The ground-plan of a railway or other road, in distinction from the grades or profile.

ALIKE

ALIKE A*like, a. Etym: [AS. onlic, gelic; pref. a + like.] Defn: Having resemblance or similitude; similar; without difference. [Now used only predicatively.] The darkness and the light are both alike to thee. Ps. cxxxix. 12.

ALIKE

ALIKE A*like, adv. Etym: [AS. gelice, onlice.] Defn: In the same manner, form, or degree; in common; equally; as, we are all alike concerne.

ALIKE-MINDED

ALIKE-MINDED A*like-mind`ed, a. Defn: Like-minded. [Obs.]

ALIMENT

ALIMENT Ali*ment, n. Etym: [L. alimentum, fr. alere to nourish; akin to Goth. alan to grow, Icel. ala to nourish: cf. F. aliment. See Old.] 1. That which nourishes; food; nutriment; anything which feeds or adds to a substance in natural growth. Hence: The necessaries of life generally: sustenance; means of support. Aliments of theiBacon. 2. An allowance for maintenance. [Scot.]

ALIMENT

ALIMENT Ali*ment, v. t. 1. To nourish; to support. 2. To provide for the maintenance of. [Scot.]

ALIMENTAL

ALIMENTAL Al`i*mental, a. Defn: Supplying food; having the quality of nourishing; furnishing the materials for natural growth; as, alimental sap.

ALIMENTALLY

ALIMENTALLY A`li*mental*ly, adv. Defn: So as to serve for nourishment or food; nourishing quality. Sir T. Browne.

ALIMENTARINESS

ALIMENTARINESS Al`i*menta*ri*ness, n. Defn: The quality of being alimentary; nourishing quality. [R.]

ALIMENTARY

ALIMENTARY Al`i*menta*ry, a. Etym: [L. alimentarius, fr. alimentum: cf. F. alimentaire.] Defn: Pertaining to aliment or food, or to the function of nutrition; nutritious; alimental; as, alimentary substances. Alimentary canal, the entire channel, extending from the mouth to the anus, by which aliments are conveyed through the body, and the useless parts ejected.

ALIMENTATION

ALIMENTATION Al`i*men*tation, n. Etym: [Cf. F. alimentation, LL. alimentatio.] 1. The act or process of affording nutriment; the function of the alimentary canal. 2. State or mode of being nourished. Bacon.

ALIMENTIVENESS

ALIMENTIVENESS Al`i*mentive*ness, n. Defn: The instinct or faculty of appetite for food. [Chiefly in Phrenol.]

ALIMONIOUS

ALIMONIOUS Al`i*moni*ous, a. Defn: Affording food; nourishing. [R.] Alimonious humors. Harvey.

ALIMONY

ALIMONY Ali*mo*ny, n. Etym: [L. alimonia, alimonium, nourishment, sustenance, fr. alere to nourish.] 1. Maintenance; means of living. 2. (Law) Defn: An allowance made to a wife out of her husband's estate or income for her support, upon her divorce or legal separation from him, or during a suit for the same. Wharton. Burrill.

ALINASAL

ALINASAL Al`i*nasal, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + E. nasal.] (Anat.) Defn: Pertaining to expansions of the nasal bone or cartilage.

ALINE

ALINE A*line, v. t. Defn: To range or place in a line; to bring into line; to align. Evelyn.

ALINEATION

ALINEATION A*lin`e*ation, n. Defn: See Allineation.

ALINEMENT

ALINEMENT A*linement, n. Defn: Same as Alignment. Note: [The Eng. form alinement is preferable to alignment, a bad spelling of the French]. New Eng. Dict. (Murray).

ALINER

ALINER A*liner, n. Defn: One who adjusts things to a line or lines or brings them into line. Evelyn.

ALIOTH

ALIOTH Ali*oth, n. Etym: [Ar. alyat the tail of a fat sheep.] (Astron.) Defn: A star in the tail of the Great Bear, the one next the bowl in the Dipper.

ALIPED

ALIPED Ali*ped, a. Etym: [L. alipes; ala wing + pes, pedis, foot: cf. F. alip?de.] (Zo?l.) Defn: Wing-footed, as the bat. -- n. Defn: An animal whose toes are connected by a membrane, serving for a wing, as the bat.

ALIPHATIC

ALIPHATIC Al`i*phatic, a. [Gr. , , oil, fat.] (Org. Chem.) Defn: Of, pertaining to, or derived from, fat; fatty; -- applied to compounds having an openc-hain structure. The aliphatic compounds thus include not only the fatty acids and other derivatives of the paraffin hydrocarbons, but also unsaturated compounds, as the ethylene and acetylene series.

ALIQUANT

ALIQUANT Ali*quant, a. Etym: [L. aliquantus some, moderate; alius other + quantus how great: cf. F. aliquante.] (Math.) Defn: An aliquant part of a number or quantity is one which does not divide it without leaving a remainder; thus, 5 is an aliquant part of 16. Opposed to aliquot.

ALIQUOT

ALIQUOT Ali*quot, a. Etym: [L. aliquot some, several; alius other + quot how many: cf. F. aliquote.] (Math.) Defn: An aliquot part of a number or quantity is one which will divide it without a remainder; thus, 5 is an aliquot part of 15. Opposed to aliquant.

ALISEPTAL

ALISEPTAL Al`i*septal, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + E. septal.] (Anat.) Defn: Relating to expansions of the nasal septum.

ALISH

ALISH Alish, a. Defn: Like ale; as, an alish taste.

ALISPHENOID

ALISPHENOID Al`i*sphenoid, n. (Anat.) Defn: The alisphenoid bone.

ALISPHENOID; ALISPHENOIDAL

ALISPHENOID; ALISPHENOIDAL Al`i*sphenoid, Al`i*sphe*noidal, a. Etym: [L. ala wing + E. sphenoid.] (Anat.) Defn: Pertaining to or forming the wing of the sphenoid; relating to a bone in the base of the skull, which in the adult is often consolidated with the sphenoid; as, alisphenoid bone; alisphenoid canal.

ALITRUNK

ALITRUNK Ali*trunk, n. Etym: [L. ala wing + truncus trunk.] (Zo?l.) Defn: The segment of the body of an insect to which the wings are attached; the thorax. Kirby.

ALITURGICAL

ALITURGICAL Al`i*turgic*al, a. Etym: [Pref. a- + liturgical.] (Eccl.) Defn: Applied to those days when the holy sacrifice is not offered. Shipley.

ALIUNDE

ALIUNDE A`li*unde, adv. & a. Etym: [L.] (Law) Defn: From another source; from elsewhere; as, a case proved aliunde; evidence aliunde.

ALIVE

ALIVE A*live, a. Etym: [OE. on live, AS. on life in life; life being dat. of lif life. See Life, and cf. Live, a.] 1. Having life, in opposition to dead; living; being in a state in which the organs perform their functions; as, an animal or a plant which is alive. 2. In a state of action; in force or operation; unextinguished; unexpired; existent; as, to keep the fire alive; to keep the affections alive. 3. Exhibiting the activity and motion of many living beings; swarming; thronged. The Boyne, for a quarter of a mile, was alive with muskets and green boughs. Macaulay. 4. Sprightly; lively; brisk. Richardson. 5. Having susceptibility; easily impressed; having lively feelings, as opposed to apathy; sensitive. Tremblingly alive to nature's laws. Falconer. 6. Of all living (by way of emphasis). Northumberland was the proudest man alive. Clarendon. Note: Used colloquially as an intensive; as, man alive! Note: Alive always follows the noun which it qualifies.

ALIZARI

ALIZARI A`li*zari, n. Etym: [Perh. fr. Ar. 'a juice extracted from a plant, fr. 'a to press.] (Com.) Defn: The madder of the Levant. Brande & C.

ALIZARIN

ALIZARIN A*liza*rin, n. Etym: [F. alizarine, fr. alizari.] (Chem.) Defn: A coloring principle, C14H6O2(OH)2, found in madder, and now produced artificially from anthracene. It produces the Turkish reds.

ALKAHEST

ALKAHEST Alka*hest, n. Etym: [LL. alchahest, F. alcahest, a word that has an Arabic appearance, but was probably arbitrarily formed by Paracelsus.] Defn: The fabled universal solvent of the alchemists; a menstruum capable of dissolving all bodies. -- Al`ka*hestic, a.

ALKALAMIDE

ALKALAMIDE Al`kal*amide, n. Etym: [Alkali + amide.] (Chem.) Defn: One of a series of compounds that may be regarded as ammonia in which a part of the hydrogen has been replaced by basic, and another part by acid, atoms or radicals.

ALKALESCENCE; ALKALESCENCY

ALKALESCENCE; ALKALESCENCY Al`ka*les`cence, Al`ka*lescen*cy, n. Defn: A tendency to become alkaline; or the state of a substance in which alkaline properties begin to be developed, or to predominant. Ure.

ALKALESCENT

ALKALESCENT Al`ka*lescent, a. Etym: [Cf. F. alcalescent.] Defn: Tending to the properties of an alkali; slightly alkaline.

ALKALI

ALKALI Alka*li, n.; pl. Alkalis or Alkalies. Etym: [F. alcali, ultimately fr. Ar. alqali ashes of the plant saltwort, fr. qalay to roast in a pan, fry.] 1. Soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash, etc. 2. (Chem.) Defn: One of a class of caustic bases, such as soda, potash, ammoma, and lithia, whose distinguishing peculiarities are solubility in alcohol and water, uniting with oils and fats to form soap, neutralizing and forming salts with acids, turning to brown several vegetable yellows, and changing reddened litmus to blue. Fixed alkalies, potash and soda. -- Vegetable alkalies. Same as Alkaloids. -- Volatile alkali, ammonia, so called in distinction from the fixed alkalies.

ALKALI FLAT

ALKALI FLAT Alkali flat. Defn: A sterile plain, containing an excess of alkali, at the bottom of an undrained basin in an arid region; a playa.

ALKALI SOIL

ALKALI SOIL Alkali soil. Defn: Any one of various soils found in arid and semiarid regions, containing an unusual amount of soluble mineral salts which effloresce in the form of a powder or crust (usually white) in dry weather following rains or irrigation. The basis of these salts is mainly soda with a smaller amount of potash, and usually a little lime and magnesia. Two main classes of alkali are commonly distinguished: black alkali, which may be any alkaline carbonate, but which practically consists of sodium carbonate (sal soda), which is highly corrosive and destructive to vegetation; and white alkali, characterized by the presence of sodium sulphate (Glauber's salt), which is less injurious to vegetation. Black alkali is so called because water containing it dissolves humus, forming a dark-colored solution which, when it collects in puddles and evaporates, produces characteristic black spots.

ALKALI WASTE

ALKALI WASTE Alkali waste. Defn: Waste material from the manufacture of alkali; specif., soda waste.

ALKALIFIABLE

ALKALIFIABLE Alka*li*fi`a*ble, a. Etym: [Cf. F. alcalifiable.] Defn: Capable of being alkalified, or converted into an alkali.

ALKALIFY

ALKALIFY Alka*li*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Alkalified; p. pr. & vb. n. Alkalifying.] Etym: [Alkali + -fly: cf. F. alcalifier.] Defn: To convert into an alkali; to give alkaline properties to.

ALKALIFY

ALKALIFY Alka*li*fy, v. i. Defn: To become changed into an alkali.

ALKALIMETER

ALKALIMETER Al`ka*lime*ter, n. Etym: [Alkali + -meter. cf. F. alcalim?tre.] Defn: An instrument to ascertain the strength of alkalies, or the quantity of alkali in a mixture.

ALKALIMETRIC; ALKALIMETRICAL

ALKALIMETRIC; ALKALIMETRICAL Al`ka*li*metric, Al`ka*li*metric*al, a. Defn: Of or pertaining to alkalimetry.

ALKALIMETRY

ALKALIMETRY Al`ka*lime*try, n. Etym: [Cf. F. alcalim?trie.] (Chem.) Defn: The art or process of ascertaining the strength of alkalies, or the quantity present in alkaline mixtures.

ALKALINE

ALKALINE Alka*line, a. Etym: [Cf. F. alcalin.] Defn: Of or pertaining to an alkali or to alkalies; having the properties of an alkali. Alkaline earths, certain substances, as lime, baryta, strontia, and magnesia, possessing some of the qualities of alkalies. -- Alkaline metals, potassium, sodium, c?sium, lithium, rubidium. -- Alkaline reaction, a reaction indicating alkalinity, as by the action on limits, turmeric, etc.

ALKALINITY

ALKALINITY Al`ka*lini*ty, n. Defn: The quality which constitutes an alkali; alkaline property. Thomson.

ALKALIOUS

ALKALIOUS Al*kali*ous, a. Defn: Alkaline. [Obs.]

ALKALIZATE

ALKALIZATE Alka*li*zate, a. Defn: Alkaline. [Obs.] Boyle.

ALKALIZATE

ALKALIZATE Alka*li**zate, v. t. Defn: To alkalizate. [R.] Johnson.

ALKALIZATION

ALKALIZATION Al`ka*li*zation, n. Etym: [Cf. F. alcalisation.] Defn: The act rendering alkaline by impregnating with an alkali; a conferring of alkaline qualities.

ALKALIZE

ALKALIZE Alka*lize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Alkalized; p. pr. & vb. n. Alkalizing.] Etym: [Cf. F. alcaliser.] Defn: To render alkaline; to communicate the properties of an alkali to.

ALKALOID

ALKALOID Alka*loid, n. (Chem.) Defn: An organic base, especially one of a class of substances occurring ready formed in the tissues of plants and the bodies of animals. Note: Alcaloids all contain nitrogen, carbon, and hydrogen, and many of them also contain oxygen. They include many of the active principles in plants; thus, morphine and narcotine are alkaloids found in opium.

ALKALOID; ALKALOIDAL

ALKALOID; ALKALOIDAL Alka*loid, Al`ka*loidal, a. Etym: [Alkali + -oid: cf. F. alcalo?de.] Defn: Pertaining to, resembling, or containing, alkali.

ALKANET

ALKANET Alka*net, n. Etym: [Dim. of Sp. alcana, alhe, in which al is the Ar. article. See Henna, and cf. Orchanet.] 1. (Chem.) Defn: A dyeing matter extracted from the roots of Alkanna tinctoria, which gives a fine deep red color. 2. (Bot.) (a) A boraginaceous herb (Alkanna tinctoria) yielding the dye; orchanet. (b) The similar plant Anchusa officinalis; bugloss; also, the American puccoon.

ALKARGEN

ALKARGEN Al*kargen, n. Etym: [Alkarsin + oxygen.] (Chem.) Defn: Same as Cacodylic acid.

ALKARSIN

ALKARSIN Al*karsin, n. Etym: [Alkali + arsenic + -in.] (Chem.) Defn: A spontaneously inflammable liquid, having a repulsive odor, and consisting of cacodyl and its oxidation products; -- called also Cadel's fuming liquid.

ALKAZAR

ALKAZAR Al*kazar. Defn: See Alcazar.

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