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  • English Word Cactuses Definition of Cactus
  • English Word Cacuminal Definition Pertaining to the top of the palate; cerebral; -- applied to certain consonants; as, cacuminal (or cerebral) letters.
  • English Word Cacuminate Definition To make sharp or pointed.
  • English Word Cad Definition A person who stands at the door of an omnibus to open and shut it, and to receive fares; an idle hanger-on about innyards.
  • English Word Cad Definition A lowbred, presuming person; a mean, vulgar fellow.
  • English Word Cadaster Definition An official statement of the quantity and value of real estate for the purpose of apportioning the taxes payable on such property.
  • English Word Cadastral Definition Of or pertaining to landed property.
  • English Word Cadastre Definition Alt. of Cadaster
  • English Word Cadaver Definition A dead human body; a corpse.
  • English Word Cadaveric Definition Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a corpse, or the changes produced by death; cadaverous; as, cadaveric rigidity.
  • English Word Cadaverous Definition Having the appearance or color of a dead human body; pale; ghastly; as, a cadaverous look.
  • English Word Cadaverous Definition Of or pertaining to, or having the qualities of, a dead body.
  • English Word Cadbait Definition See Caddice.
  • English Word Caddice Definition Alt. of Caddis
  • English Word Caddie Definition A Scotch errand boy, porter, or messenger.
  • English Word Caddies Definition of Caddy
  • English Word Caddis Definition The larva of a caddice fly. These larvae generally live in cylindrical cases, open at each end, and covered externally with pieces of broken shells, gravel, bits of wood, etc. They are a favorite bait with anglers. Called also caddice worm, or caddis worm.
  • English Word Caddis Definition A kind of worsted lace or ribbon.
  • English Word Caddish Definition Like a cad; lowbred and presuming.
  • English Word Caddow Definition A jackdaw.
  • English Word Caddy Definition A small box, can, or chest to keep tea in.
  • English Word Cade Definition Bred by hand; domesticated; petted.
  • English Word Cade Definition To bring up or nourish by hand, or with tenderness; to coddle; to tame.
  • English Word Cade Definition A barrel or cask, as of fish.
  • English Word Cade Definition A species of juniper (Juniperus Oxycedrus) of Mediterranean countries.
  • English Word Cadence Definition See Cadency.
  • English Word Cadence Definition To regulate by musical measure.
  • English Word Cadence Definition A cadenza, or closing embellishment; a pause before the end of a strain, which the performer may fill with a flight of fancy.
  • English Word Cadence Definition The close or fall of a strain; the point of rest, commonly reached by the immediate succession of the tonic to the dominant chord.
  • English Word Cadence Definition Harmony and proportion in motions, as of a well-managed horse.