Argoan - (a.) Pertaining to the ship Argo.
Argoile - (n.) Potter's clay.
Argol - (n.) Crude tartar; an acidulous salt from which cream of tartar
is prepared. It exists in the juice of grapes, and is deposited from
wines on the sides of the casks.
Argolic - (a.) Pertaining to Argolis, a district in the Peloponnesus.
Argon - (n.) A substance regarded as an element, contained in the
atmosphere and remarkable for its chemical inertness.
Argonaut - (n.) Any one of the legendary Greek heroes who sailed with
Jason, in the Argo, in quest of the Golden Fleece.
Argonaut - (n.) A cephalopod of the genus Argonauta.
Argonauta - (n.) A genus of Cephalopoda. The shell is called paper
nautilus or paper sailor.
Argonautic - (a.) Of or pertaining to the Argonauts.
Argosies - (pl. ) of Argosy
Argosy - (n.) A large ship, esp. a merchant vessel of the largest size.
Argot - (n.) A secret language or conventional slang peculiar to thieves,
tramps, and vagabonds; flash.
Botargo - (n.) A sort of cake or sausage, made of the salted roes of the
mullet, much used on the coast of the Mediterranean as an incentive to
Cargoes - (pl. ) of Cargo
Cargo - (n.) The lading or freight of a ship or other vessel; the goods,
merchandise, or whatever is conveyed in a vessel or boat; load;
Cargoose - (n.) A species of grebe (Podiceps crisratus); the crested
Embargoes - (pl. ) of Embargo
Embargo - (n.) An edict or order of the government prohibiting the
departure of ships of commerce from some or all of the ports within its
dominions; a prohibition to sail.
Embargoed - (imp. & p. p.) of Embargo
Embargoing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Embargo
Embargo - (v. t.) To lay an embargo on and thus detain; to prohibit from
leaving port; -- said of ships, also of commerce and goods.
Gargol - (n.) A distemper in swine; garget.
Gargoulette - (n.) A water cooler or jug with a handle and spout; a
Gargoyle - (n.) A spout projecting from the roof gutter of a building,
often carved grotesquely.
Hydrargochloride - (n.) A compound of the bichloride of mercury with
Imbargo - (n.) See Embargo.
Jargon - (n.) Confused, unintelligible language; gibberish; hence, an
artificial idiom or dialect; cant language; slang.
Jargoned - (imp. & p. p.) of Jargon
Jargoning - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Jargon
Jargon - (v. i.) To utter jargon; to emit confused or unintelligible
sounds; to talk unintelligibly, or in a harsh and noisy manner.
Jargon - (n.) A variety of zircon. See Zircon.
Jargonelle - (n.) A variety of pear which ripens early.
Jargonic - (a.) Of or pertaining to the mineral jargon.
Jargonist - (n.) One addicted to jargon; one who uses cant or slang.
Largo - (a. & adv.) Slow or slowly; -- more so than adagio; next in
slowness to grave, which is also weighty and solemn.
Largo - (n.) A movement or piece in largo time.
Margosa - (n.) A large tree of genus Melia (M. Azadirachta) found in
India. Its bark is bitter, and used as a tonic. A valuable oil is
expressed from its seeds, and a tenacious gum exudes from its trunk.
The M. Azedarach is a much more showy tree, and is cultivated in the
Southern United States, where it is known as Pride of India, Pride of
China, or bead tree. Various parts of the tree are considered
Pelargonic - (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic acid (called
also nonoic acid) found in the leaves of the geranium (Pelargonium) and
Pelargonium - (n.) A large genus of plants of the order Geraniaceae,
differing from Geranium in having a spurred calyx and an irregular
Potargo - (n.) A kind of sauce or pickle.
Sargo - (n.) Any one of several species of sparoid fishes belonging to
Sargus, Pomadasys, and related genera; -- called also sar, and saragu.
Supercargo - (n.) An officer or person in a merchant ship, whose duty is
to manage the sales, and superintend the commercial concerns, of the