Sunday, June 19, 2011

Wordlist - 103

ALLIANCE n. Any combination or union for some common purpose.
COMPRESSIBLE adj. Capable of being pressed into smaller compass.
DIFFERENTIAL adj. Distinctive.
ESTIMABLE adj. Worthy of respect.
FUNCTIONARY n. An official.
INCAPACITY n. Want of power to apprehend, understand, and manage.
LODGMENT n. The act of furnishing with temporary quarters.
METALLURGY n. The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by smelting.
ORTHOPEDIC adj. Relating to the correcting or preventing of deformity
PENETRABLE adj. That may be pierced by physical, moral, or intellectual force.
REGENT n. One who is lawfully deputized to administer the government for the time being in the name of the ruler.
SEQUEL n. That which follows in consequence of what has previously happened.
TRANSALPINE adj. Situated on the other side of the Alps.
VOCIFERANCE n. The quality of making a clamor.
ALLOT v. To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person.
COMPRESSION n. Constraint, as by force or authority.
DIFFERENTIATE v. To acquire a distinct and separate character.
ESTRANGE v. To alienate.
INCARCERATE v. To imprison.
LOGIC n. The science of correct thinking.
METAMORPHOSIS n. A passing from one form or shape into another.
ORTHOPEDIST n. One who practices the correcting or preventing of deformity
PENETRATE v. To enter or force a way into the interior parts of.
REGICIDE n. The killing of a king or sovereign.
SEQUENCE n. The order in which a number or persons, things, or events follow one another in space or time.

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