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N . the fourteenth letter of English alphabet, is a vocal consonent, and, in allusion to its mode of formation, is called the dentinasal or linguanasal consonent. Its commoner sound is that heard in ran, done; but when immediately followed in the same word by the sound of g hard or k (as in single, sink, conquer), it usually represents the same sound as the digraph ng in sing, bring, etc. This is a simple but related sound, and is called the gutturo-nasal consonent. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 243-246.
N n. A measure of space equal to half an M (or em); an en.
Na a. & adv. No, not. See No.
Nab n. The summit of an eminence.
Nab n. The cock of a gunlock.
Nab n. The keeper, or box into which the lock is shot.
Nab v. t. To catch or seize suddenly or unexpectedly.
Nabbed imp. & p. p. of Nab
Nabbing p. pr. & vb. n. of Nab
Nabit n. Pulverized sugar candy.
Nabk n. The edible berries of the Zizyphys Lotus, a tree of Northern Africa, and Southwestern Europe.
Nabob n. A deputy or viceroy in India; a governor of a province of the ancient Mogul empire.
Nabob n. One who returns to Europe from the East with immense riches: hence, any man of great wealth.
Nacarat n. A pale red color, with a cast of orange.
Nacarat n. Fine linen or crape dyed of this color.
 
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Rhachidian : a. Of or pertaining to the rhachis; as, the rhachidian teeth of a mollusk.

 
Based on The Online Plain Text English Dictionary (OPTED) produced by Ralph S. Sutherland from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
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