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-nó, move, når, nôt ;-tůbe, tåb, ball ;-811.;--pband ;-thin, TAIS. COEFFICIENT, kb-er-fish dni. %. That which || COUENCY, koʻjén-se. 8. Sinagth, forca

unites its action with the action of another COGENT, koʻjent. a. Forcible, resistless, com See ErFACE.

vincing. COEMPTION, ko-em'shån, s. 412. The act of|COGENTI.Y, koʻj&nt-le. ad. Wich resistleus

buying up the whole quantity of any thing. force, forcibly. COEQUAL, ko-e'qual. a. Equal.

COGGÉR, kdy'dr. s. A flatterer, a wheedler. COEQUALITY, ko-e-quði e-te! s. The state of COGGLESTONE, kog'gl-stdnc. 8. A little stona being equal.

COGITABLE, kodje'é-ta-bl a. 405. What may To COERCE, ko-érse'. v. a. To restrain, to keep be the subject of thought. in order by force.

To COGITATE, kodje'é-táte. V. n. 91. To think COERCIBLE, ko-ér'sé-bl. a. That may be re- ||COGITATION, kodje-e-ta'skån. s. Thought, the strained; that ought to be restrained.

Act of thinking; purpose, reflection previous to COERCION, ko-dr'shồn. . Penal restraint, action ; meditation. check.

COGITATIVE, kodje'&-ta-tiv, a. Having the COERCIVE, ko-ér'siv, a. That which has the power of thought; given to meditation.

power of laying restraint; that which has the COGNATION, kog-nl'shån, . Kindred, rela.

authority of restraining by punishment. tion, participation of the same nature. CESSENTIAL, ko-s-sensh, a. Participa- ||COGNISEE, kôg-ne-zéè', or køn-e-zél. s.-SUS ting of the same cssence.

COGNIZANCE. He to whom a fine in laods or COESSENTIALITY, ko-és-sea-she-ale-iè. tenements is acknowledged. Participation of the same essence.

COGNISOUR, kôg-ne-zdr", or kon e-zor': , 314 COETANEOUS, ko-e-ta'nė. Is. a. or the same Is he that passeth or acknowledgeth a fine. age with another.

COGNITION, kog-nish'ån. 8. Kpowledge, com COETERNAL, ko-e-têr'nål. a. Equally eternal plete conviction. with another

COGNITIVE, kôg'ne-tlv. a. Having the power COETERNALLY, ko-d-tèr'nal-lè, ad. In a state of knowing: of equal eternity with another.

[COGNIZABLE, Lôgne-za-bl, or köne-za-bl. 1 COETERNITY, ko-e-têr'ne-tė. s. Having exis

405. That falls under judicial notice ; proper tence from eternity equal with another eterual to be tried, judged, or examined. being

COGNIZANCE, kog'nė-zânse, or kön'é-zânse. COEVAL, kd-e'val. a. Of the same age.

Judicial notice, trial; a badge, by which any COEVAL, ko-e'vål. s. A contemporary.

one is known. COEVOUS, ko-e'vås. a. or the same age.

I have in this word and its relatives given To COEXIST, kd-ég-zist'. v. n. 478. To exist at the forensick pronunciation ; but cannot help the same time with another.

observing, that it is so gross a departure from COEXISTENCE, ko-fg-zis'tense, 8. Existence the most obvious rules of the language, that it at the same time with another.

is highly incumbent on the gentlemen of the COEXISTENT, kd-ég-zis'tênt, a. Having exis. l . law to renounce it, and reinstate the excluded tence at the same time with another.

g in its undoubted rights.-See AUTHORITY apo Lu COEXTEND, kd-éks-tênd'. v.a. 477. To ex.

CLEFF. tend to the same space or duration with an- | COGNOMINAL, kog-nom'.-nál. a. Haring the other. OEXTENSION, kd-éks-tén'shan. s. The state | COGNOMINATION, kog-nom-ena'shdn. ... A

of extending to the same space with another. surname, the name of a family ; a name added COFFEE, köf fe. s. The coffee-tree; the ter from any accident or ouality

ries of the coffee-trce; a drink made by the COGNOSCENCE, kog-nos-sense. s. Knowledge infusion of those berries in hot water.

COGNOSCIBLE, kôg-nos'se-bl. a That may be COFFEE-HOUSE, kor'fé-ho&se. S. A house known. where coffce is sold.

To COHABIT, kd-håb'lt. y. n. To dwell with COFFEE-MAN, kôr'fe-inån. s. 88. Que that another in the same place ; to live together as keeps a coffee-house.

husband and wife. COFFEE-POT, korse-pôt. 8. The covered pot||COHABITANT, ko-håb'e-tånt s. An inhabitant in which coffee is boiled.

of the same place. COFFER, kof'f&r. 3. A chest generally for||COHABITATION, ko-hab-e-ta'shún. The keeping money: in fortification, a hollow lodge

state of inhabiting the same place with another : ment across a dry moat.

the state of living together as married persons. r I have in this word followed the gener al pro-|COHEIR, kd-dre. 8. One of several among

nuuciation, which I see is confirmed by Dr. whom an tnheritance is divided.
Kenrick, W. Johnston, Messrs. Perry, Scott,||COHEIRESS, kb-a'ris s. 99. A woman who bas
and Buchanan ; for as it stands in Mr. Sheri-

an equal share of an inheritance.
dan with the o long, though not without re- || To COHERE, ko-here'. v. n.

To stick together,
spectable usage on its side, it is a gross irregu 10 be well connected ; to suit, to fit; to agree
larity, which ought, if possible, to be reduced|| COHERENCE, ko-berénce.
to rule.

COHERENCY, kd-béréo-se.
To COFFER, kof'får. V. a. To treasure up in

That stale of bodies in which their parts are
COFFERER, kof'får-år. 8. 555. A principal

joined together, so that they resist separation ; officer of his majesty's court, next under the

connection, dependency, the relation of parts, or comptroller.

things one to another; the texture of a discourse COFFIN, kof'r?n. s. The chest in which dead.COHERENT, k8-he-rent. a. Sticking together :

consistency in reasoning, or relating:
bodies are put into the ground; a mould of
paste for a pye; Coffin of a horse, is the whole

suitable to something else, regularly adopted ; hoor of the foot above the coronet, including || COHESION, kd-hézhdn. 8. The act of sticking

consistent, not contradictory. the coffin-bone. To COFFÍN, kof'flo. v. a. To enclose in a coffin. together; the state of union; connection, doo To COG, kog. v. a. To Aatter, to wheedle; to

pendence. obtrude by falsehood; To cog a die, to secure COHESIVE, k8-he'slv. a. 158, 428. That has it, so as to direct its fall.

the power of sticking together. TO COG, kôg. v. n. To lie, to wheedle. COHESIVENESS, koběslv-née d The quality COG, kdg. 8. The tooth or a wheel, by which it of being cohesive. acts upon another wheel.

TOCOHIBIT, ko-bibit. V a. To restrain, to hinder, To COG, kog. v. a. To fix cogs in whicel.

To COHOBATE, kobo-bate. V. n. 91. To grow

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C 639.-Fåte, får, fall, fåt ;-me, mêt;-plne, plu ;the distilled liquor upon the remaining maltür,||COLLAR, k8l'18r. .. 418, 88. A ring of metal and distil it again.

put round the neck; the harness fastened about COHOBATION, ko-ho-bå'shån. s. A returning the horse's neck; To slip the collar, to disen

of any distilled liquor again upon what it was tangle himself from any cngagemcut or deli. withdrawn from.

culty; A collar of brawn, is the quantity bound COHORT, d'hort. 9. A troop of soldiers, con up in one parcel.

taining about five hundred foot; a body of war. COLLAR-BONE, kol'lür-bone, s. The clavicle, * riors.

the bones on each side of the neck. COHORTATION, kd-h8r-th'shồn. s. Incite-To COLLAR, kôl’lår. v. a. To seize by th

collar, to take by the throat; To collar beef or COIF, kolf. s. 344, 415. The head-dress, a cap. other meat, to roll it up and bind it hard and See Quoir.

close with a string or collar. COIFED, kCift. a. 859. Wearing a coif. TO COLLATE, k81-late'. v. a. To compare one To COIL, kol. v. a. To gather into a narrow thing of the same kind with another ; to collate compass.

books, to examine if nothing be wanting; to CUIL, k871. 8. Tumult, turmoil, bustle ; a rope place in an ecclesiastical benefice. wound into a ring.

COLLATERAL, kol-låt'tér-ål. a. Side to side ; COIN, k8in. s.

A comer, called often quoin: rumning parallel ; diffused on either side ; COIN, kd?n. $. Money stamped with a legal im those that stand in equal relation to sume anpression, payment of any kind.

cestor ; not direct, not immediate ; con. Urrent. To COIN, Köln. v. a. To mint or stamp metals COLLATERALLY, k81-låt'tër-al-lè. 'ad. Side by

for money; to forge any thing, in an ill sense. side; indirectly; in collateral relation. COINAGE, kdin aje. 8. 91. The act or practice||COLLATION, koí-la'shồn. s. The act of con

of coining money ; coin, money; the charges ferring or bestuwmg, gift; comparison of one of coining money, forgery, invention.

thing of the saine kind with another : in law To COINCIDE, ko-in-side'. v. n. To fall upon collation is the bestowing of a benefice ; a rethe same point ; to concur.

past. COINCIDENCE, kd-in'sé-dénsc. s. The state COLLATITIOUS, kol-la-tish'ðs. a. Done by of several bodies or lines falling upon the same

the contribution of many. point; concurrence, tendency of things to the COLLATOR, kol-la'iår. s. 166. One that com * same end.

parcs copies, or manuscripts; one who presents COINCIDENT, kð-In'sė-dent. a. Falling upon ic an ecclesiastical benefice.

the same point ; concurrent, consistent, equiva- COLLAUD, kol-làwd'. v. a. To join in praising lent.

COLLEAGUE, kolleeg. s. 492." A partner i COINDICATION, kd-in-de-kå'shún. s. Many

office or employment. symptoms betokening the sanie cause.

To COLLEAGUE, kolleeg'. v. a. To unite with COINER, kõin'ler. s. 98. A maker of inoney, a || TO COLLECT, kôl-lèkt'. v. a. To gather toge

minter; a counterfeiter of the legal stamp; an ther; to draw many units into one sum ; $ inventor.

gain from observation ; to inser from premisc To COJOIN, kd-joln'. v. n. To join with another. To collect himself, to recover from surprise. COISTREL, kois'tril. 8. A coward hawk. 5 In scarcely any part of the language does the COIT, kõit. . 344, 415. Any thing thrown at influence of accent on the sound of the vowek a certain mark.See Quoit.

appear inore perceptibly than in the preposiCOITION, ko-ish'ún. s. Copulation, the act of tional syllables Col, Coni, Con, and Cor. When generation; the act by which two bodies come the accent is on these syllables, in College, Comtogether.

missiry, Conclure, Corrigible, &c. &c. the o has COKE, köke. s. Fuel made by burning pit-coal distinctly its short sound. The same may be under cartii, and quenching the ciuders.

observed of this o, when the principal accent is COLANDER, k&l'lan-dür. 165. A sieve on the third syllable, and the secondary accent

through which a mixture is poured, and which on the first 523: as in Colonnade, Commendaretains the thicker parts.

tion, Condescension, Correspondent, &c. &c. : for COLATION, ko-la'shơn. s. The art of filtering in this case there is a secondary accent on the or straining.

first syllable, which preserves the o in its true COLATURE, kolå -tshåre. . 161. The art of sound 522 ; but when the accent is on the se

straining, filtration; the matter strained. cond syllable, this vowel slides into a sound COLBERTINE, kol-bêr-tèèn'. s. 112. A kind of like short u, and the words To Collect, To Com. lace worn by women.

mil, To Conrince, To Corrupt, &c. &c. are heard COLD, kold. a. Chill, having the sense of cold; as if written Cullect, Cummil, Cunvince, Currunt,

having cold qualities, not volatilc ; trigid, with &c &c. It is true, that when these words are out passion ; unaffecting, unable to move the pronounced alone with deliberation, energy passions ; reserved, coy, not afftctionate, not anni precision, the o in the first syllable pre. cordial ; chaste; not welcome.

sei es nearly its true sound; but this seeins to COLD, köld. s. The cause of the sensation or slide insensibly into short 'u the moment we

cold, the privation of heat ; the sensation of unite these words with others, and pronounce cold, chilness ; a discase caused by cold, the them without premeditation. The deliberate obstruction of perspiration.

and solemn sound is that which I have given COLDLY, kold'le. ad. Without heat; without in this Dictionary: nor have I made any disconcern, indiferently, negligently.

ference between words where the accent is on COLDNESS, kold'nes. 8. Want of heat; uncon

the second syllable; and why Mr. Sheridan, cern; frigidity of temper; coyness, want of

and those who have followed him, should in kindness; chastity.

Combust, Commute, Compiele, &c. give the soun COLE, kole. s. Cabbage.

of short o in from; and in Commund, Commů, COLEWORT, kole'wort. s. 165. Cabbage. Commence &c. give the same letter the sound COLICK, k31'Ik. 8.

It strictly is a disorder of of short u in druan, I cannot conceive; they are the coion; but loosely, any disorder of the all susceptible of this sound or none, and therestomach or bowels that is attended with pain.

fore should all be marked alike. If custom ba COLICK, kolik. A. Affecting the bowels.

pleaded for this distinction, it may be observed To COLLAPSE, kol-låps'. v. n. To close so as that this plea is the best in the world when it is

that one side touches the other ; to fall loge. evident, and the worst wher obscure. No such ther,

custom ever fell under wy observation; I have COLLAPSION, 681-løp'shån. . The state of always heard the first syllable of compare and

presels closed; the act of closing or collapsiug. cuinpel, of commence and compose, pronounced

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-hd, move, nôr, nd. ;- vůbe, tàb, ball ;-811 ;-pðånd, ein, This. alike, and have therefore made no distinction ||COLLISION, kd1-lizh'ản. The act of stnking between them in this Dictionary. I have given two bodies together ; the state of being struck them all the sound of the o in Comma; though together, a clash. I am sensible that, in colloquial pronunciation, To COLLOCATE, kol'ld-kåte. v. a. 91. 10 they all approach nearer to the short u, and place, to station." are similar to the same syllables in Comfort,COLLOCATION, k81-10-ka'shån. & The act Combat, &c. And it may be laid down as a ge of placing; the state of being placed. neral rule, without an exception, that o in an COLLOCUTION, K81-15-kd'shån. .. Confer $ initial syllable, immediately before the ac ence, conversation.

cent, and succeeded by two uncombinable To COLLOGUE, kol-log'. v. n. 397. To whesconsonants, may, in familiar conversation, dle, to flatter.

be pronounced like the same letter in come, ||COLLOP, kollup s. 166. A wall slice od "done," &c

meat; a piece of an animal. COLLECT, kol'lēkt. 8. 199. Any short prayer. COLLOQUIAL, K81-18'k wé-al. a. Relating COLLECTANEOUS, kêl-lék-tå ne-13. a. Ga conversation or talking. thered together.

COLLOQUY, kol'lo-kwė. . Conference, o COLLECTIBLE, kől-lék'te-bl. a. That which versation, talk. may be gathered from the premises.

COLLUCTANCY, k81-18k'tån-se. s. Oppositics COLLECTION, kől-lék'shan. s. The act of of nature.

gathering together; the things gathered toge- COLLUCTATION, k81-18k-ta'sldn. s. Cuntas:

ther, a consectary, deduced from premises. contrariety, opposition. COLLECTITIOUS, kôl-lék-tish'ús. a. Gather- To COLLUDE, kol·ldde'. v. n. To conspire in ed together.

a traud. COLLECTIVE, kol-lék'tiv. a. Gathered into ||COLLUSION, k8!-là'zhån. 8. A deceitful agree

one mass, accumulative; employed in deducing ment or coinpact between two or inore. consequences; a collective noun expresses & ||COLLUSIVE, k8l-la'siv. x. 158, 4:28. Frau multitude, though itself be singular, as a com dulently concerted.

COLLUSIVELY, kôl-lu'sir id. ad. In a manner COLLECTIVELY, k31-lêk'tiv-lé. ad. hu a ge fraudulently concertod. neral mass, in a body, not siugly.

COLLUSORY, hől-lu'sůr-é. 2. 557. Carry COLLECTOR, kô!-lék'tår. s 166. A gatherer, ing on a fraud by secret concert. a tax-gatherer.

COLLY, kol'le. %. The sinut of coal. COLLEGATARY, kol-légʻå-ta-re. s. A person | COLLYRIUM, köl-lfr'rė-Um. 8. 113. An oint to whom is left a legacy in common with one or

ment for the eyes. more.

COLMAR, kör mår. *. A sort of pear. COLLEGE, kollēdje. s. 91. A community ; | COLON, ko'lon. $. A point [:] used to mark

a society of nen set apart for learning or reli pause greater than that of a comma, and less gion; the house in which the collegians reside. than that of a period; the greatest aud widest See To COLLECT.

of all the intestines.. OLLEGIAL, kôl-lè'je-ål. a. Relating to a CCLONEL, kůr'učl. 5. The chief commandes college.

of a regiment. OLLEGIAN, kől-lé'je-ån. s. An inhabitant of This word is apuong those gross :rregu'arities a college.

which must be given up as incorrigible. | COLLEGIATE, kol·le'je-ste. 91. Containing |COLONELSHIP, kår'nėl-slilp. s. The office or

a college, instituted after the manner of a col character of colonel.
lege; a collegiate church, was such as was to COLONISE, 181°o-ulze.

v. a.

To plant built at a distance froin the cathedral, wherein with inhabitants.

a number of Presbyters lived together. COLONNADE, kůl-13-náde'. s. A peristile of a COLLEGIATE, kol-lè'je-ste. 8. A member of circular figure, or a series of columns disposed a college, an university man.

in a circle ; any scries or range of piliars.--See COLLET, kol'lit. s. 99. Anciently something

To (olject. that went about the neck; that part of a ring! COLONY, kåld-ne. s. A boily of people drawn in which the stone is set.

from the inother country to inbabit some dis To COLLIDE, kôl-llde'. v. a. To beat, to dash, tant place; the country planted, a plantation. to knock together.

COLOPHONY, k8-1816-ne.s. Rosin. Mason COLLIER, kålydr. s. 112. A digger of coals; COLOQUINTEDA, kől-18-kwin'te-da. s. The

a dealer in coals; a ship that carries coals. fruit of a plant of the same name, called bitter COLLIERY, kôl'yår-c. s. 113. The place apple. It is a violent purgative. where coals are dug; the coal trade.

COLORATE, köl'd-rate. 91.

Colored, COLLIFLOWER, kõi'le-fbd-ar, $. A kind or dyed. cabbage.

COLORATION, kôl-6-rå'shån. s.

The art or COLLIGATION, k81-le-ga'shủn A binding practice of colouring; the state of being co together.

loured. COLLIMATION, kol-le-ma'shån. 8. Aim. COLORISICK, k81-10-rif lk. a. That has the COLLINEATION, k&l-lin-e-a'shån. s. The act of power of producing colours. aiming:

COLOSSE, ko-lds'. COLLARUABLE, kål-lik'wa-bl. a. Easily dis- || COLOSSUS, kd-los sås.

A statue o solved.

enorious magnitude. COLLIQUAMENT, kol-lik'wå-inèut. s. The ! COLOSSEAN, kol-ios-sè'an. Giant-like.

substance to which any thing is reduced by be See EUROPEAN mg melted.

COLOUR, kállúr. s. 165, 314. The appear "OLLIQUANT, kol·le-kvånt, 8. That which ance of bodies to the eye. hue, dye; the ap was the power of melting,

pearance of blood in the face ; the tint of the TO .

v. a. 91. To painter; the representation of any thing super melt, tu dissolve.

ficialiy examined; palliation; appearauce. COLLIQUATION, kôl-le kwa'shån. s. The act falsc show ; in the plural, a standard. an ea.

of melting; a lax or diluted state of the fluids in sign of war.
animal bodies.

To COLOUR, kdllår. v. a. To mark with some COLLIQUATIVE, kôl-1ik'wa-tiv. #. Meling, hue or dye; to palliate, to excuse; to inuke dissolveut.

plausible. COLLIQUEFACTION, kål-lik-we-fák'slidn. B. COLOURABLE, köl’idr-8-bl. a. Specivus, The act of melting together

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nd, move, nor, nôt ;-tihe, tdb, båll ;-011;- podud ;-hin, THIS. COMING, kdm’ming.a. Forward, ready to come ;|| COMMATERIAL, kom-ma-te're-Al. a. Consist future, to come.

ing of the same matter with another. COMING,

kåm’ming. part. a. Moving from some|COMMATERIALITY, kom-ma-te-re-Al'é-te. other to this place; ready to come.

Resemblance to something in its matter. COMITIAL, kid-mish'àl. a. Relating to the as-COMMEMORABLE, kom-mêm'md-rå-bl. a. Do semblies of the people.

serving tu be mentioned with honour. COMITY, kom'e-tè. s. Courtesy, civility: To COMMEMORATE, kôm-mém'md-råte. v. a. COMMA, kôm'må. 8. 92. The point which de 91. To preserve the memory by some publick notes the distinction of clauses, marked thus (,).

act. o COMMAND, kôm-mind. v. a. 19. To govern,|| COMMEMORATON, MỖm-mềm-Do-whôn. 3. to give orders to; to order, to direct to be An act of publick celebration. done; to overlook'; to have so subject as that|COMMEMORATIVE, kom-mém'md-rk-tiv. it may be seen.

157. Tending to preserve memory of any To COMMAND, köm-månd'. v, n. "To have the suprime authority.

T. COMMENCE, kom-mense'. v, n. To begin, COMDIAND, kom-inind'. 8. The right of com to make a beginning; to take a new character.

manding, power, supreme authority; cogent -See To CULLECT. "authority, despotism; the act of commanding,TO COMMENCE, kdm-inense'. v. a. To begin, order - See To COLLECT.

to make a beginning of, as to commence a suit. D The propensity of the unaccented o to fall COMMENCEMENT, kom-měnse'mènt. s. Be. into the sound of short 1 is no where more per. ginning, date ; the time when degrees are taken ceptible than in the first syllables of words be in a university. ginning with col, com, con, or cor, wheu the ac- |To COMMEND, kom-mind'. v. R. To represent cent is on the second syllable. Thus the o in to as worthy of notice, to recomiend; to men collect and college; in commend and comment; in tion with approbation ; to recommend to re correct and consul; in correct and corner, cannot membrance. be considered as exactly the same in all: the o in the first word of each of these pairs has cer

S kom’mén-da-bl.

kom-min'da-bl. 3 tainly a different sound from the same letter in Laudable, worthy of praise. the second; and if we appreciate this sound, we O This word, like Acceptable, has, since Johnson shall find it coincide with that which is the most wrote his Dictionary, shifted its accent from nearly related to it, namely, the short u. I have the second to the first syllable. The sound of not however ventured to substitute this u; not the language certainly suffers by these transthat I think it incompatible with the most cor tions ot accent. However, when custom has rect and solemn pronunciation, but because once decided, we inay complain, but must still svhere there is a possibility of reducing letters acquiesce. The accent on the second syllable to their radical sound without hurting the ear, of this word is grown vulgar, and there nerds this radical sound ought to be the model; and no other reason for banishing it froin polite the greater or lesser departure from it, left to pronunciation. the solemnity or familiarity of the occasion. To COMMENDABLY, kom’mén-di-hlè. ad. Laud foreigners, however, it may not be improper to ably, in a manner worthy of commendation. remark, that it would be always better for them || COMMENDAM, kôm-inéa dåm. s. A benefice, to adopt the u instead of 0; this will secure which being void, is commended to the charge them from the smallest impropriety, for natives of some sufficient clers to be supplied. only can seize such nice distinctions as sone- || COMMENDATARY, kdm-men'dà-td-ré. s. 512 times divide even judges themselves. Mr. She One who holds a living in cominendam. ridan was certainly of opinion that this unac-|| COMMENDATION, koin-mén-da'shån. . Re cented o might be pronounced like u, as he has commendation, favourabic representation ; so marked it in commund, commence, commission, praise, declaration of esteem.-See To Col and commend ; though not in commender; and in compare, though not in comparative; but in al-| COMMENDATORY, 28m-mén'då-tår-re. a. 512 most every other word where this o occurs, he Favourably representative; containing praise has given it the sound it has in constant. Mr.||COMMENDEK, kon-men'dår. 8. Praiser. Scoti has exictly followed. Mr. Sheridan in || COMMENSALITY, kõin-men-sål'e-tè. s. Fel. these words; and Dr. Kenrick has uniformly lowship of table. marked them all with the short sound of o.||COMMENSURABILITY, kom-men-shd-ri-bil'è Why Mr. Sheridan and Mr. Scott should make

td. s. Capacity of being compared with an any difference in the first syllables of these other as to the measure, or of being measured words, where the letters and accents are exact by another. ly the same, I cannot conceive; these syllables| COMMENSC'RABLE, kom-mén'shd-ra-bl. may be called a species; and, if the occasion 452. Reducible to some coinmon measure, as were not too trilling for such a coinparison, it A yard and foot are measured by an inch. might be observed, that as nature varies in in-|COMMENSURABLENESS, kom-men'shd-ra dividuals, but is uniform in the species, so cus bl-nes. s. Commensurability, proportion. tom is sometimes various in accented syllables,|| To COMMENSURATE, kom-men'sha-råte, V, a. which are definitely and strongly marked, but 91. To reduce to some common measure, commonly more regular in unaccented sylla-|| COMMENSURATE, kon-men'shå-råte. a. 91 bles, by being left, as it were, to the common Reducible to some common measure ; equal, operation of the organs of pronunciation. See proportionable to each other. the words COLLECT and DOMESTICK.

COMMENSURATELY, kôm-mén'shd-rate-k. COMMANDER, kom-mån'dår. s. He that has ad. With the capacity of measuring, or be

the supreme authority, a chief; a paving beetle, ing measured by some other thing. or a very great wooden mallet.

COMMENSURATION, köm-min-shd-rd'shån. COMMANDERY, kôm-mån'dår-re. s.

A body

Reduction of some things to some common of the knights of Malta, belonging to the same mtion.

To COMMENT, könı'mènt. v. n. To annotate, COMMANDMENT, kom-månd'ment. s. Man to write notes, to expound. date, command, order, precept; authority, COMMENT, kom'mènt. . 498. Annotations on power; by way of eminence, the precepts of an author, notes, exposition. the Decalogue given by God to Moses. COMMENTARY, kom'mên-ta-rè. 8. An exprost COMMANDŘESS, kôm-mån'drés. s. A womar tion, annotation, remark; a memoir; nära vested with supreme authority.

live in familiar manner.



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