Copper-nickel - (n.) Niccolite.
Dornick - (n.) Alt. of Dornock
Finicking - (a.) Alt. of Finicky
Finicky - (a.) Finical; unduly particular.
Killikinick - (n.) See Kinnikinic.
Knicker - (n.) A small ball of clay, baked hard and oiled, used as a
marble by boys in playing.
Knickerbockers - (n. pl.) The name for a style of short breeches;
Knickknack - (n.) A trifle or toy; a bawble; a gewgaw.
Knickknackatory - (n.) A collection of knickknacks.
Knickknackery - (n.) Knickknacks.
Kupfernickel - (n.) Copper-nickel; niccolite. See Niccolite.
Nicked - (imp. & p. p.) of Nick
Nicking - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Nick
Nickar nut - () Alt. of Nickar tree
Nickar tree - () Same as Nicker nut, Nicker tree.
Nickel - (n.) A bright silver-white metallic element. It is of the iron
group, and is hard, malleable, and ductile. It occurs combined with
sulphur in millerite, with arsenic in the mineral niccolite, and with
arsenic and sulphur in nickel glance. Symbol Ni. Atomic weight 58.6.
Nickel - (n.) A small coin made of or containing nickel; esp., a
Nickelic - (a.) Pertaining to, or containing, nickel; specifically,
designating compounds in which, as contrasted with the nickelous
compounds, the metal has a higher valence; as nickelic oxide.
Nickeliferous - (a.) Containing nickel; as, nickelferous iron.
Nickeline - (n.) An alloy of nickel, a variety of German silver.
Nickeline - (n.) Niccolite.
Nickelous - (a.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, those compounds of
nickel in which, as contrasted with the nickelic compounds, the metal
has a lower valence; as, nickelous oxide.
Nicker - (v. t.) One of the night brawlers of London formerly noted for
breaking windows with half-pence.
Nicker - (v. t.) The cutting lip which projects downward at the edge of a
boring bit and cuts a circular groove in the wood to limit the size of
the hole that is bored.
Nicker nut - () A rounded seed, rather smaller than a nutmeg, having a
hard smooth shell, and a yellowish or bluish color. The seeds grow in
the prickly pods of tropical, woody climbers of the genus Caesalpinia.
C. Bonduc has yellowish seeds; C. Bonducella, bluish gray.
Nicker tree - () The plant producing nicker nuts.
Nicking - (v. t.) The cutting made by the hewer at the side of the face.
Nicking - (v. t.) Small coal produced in making the nicking.
Nickle - (n.) The European woodpecker, or yaffle; -- called also nicker
Nicknack - (n.) See Knickknack.
Nicknackery - (n.) See Knickknackery.
Nickname - (n.) A name given in contempt, derision, or sportive
familiarity; a familiar or an opprobrious appellation.
Nicknamed - (imp. & p. p.) of Nickname
Nicknaming - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Nickname
Nickname - (v. t.) To give a nickname to; to call by a nickname.
Picknick - (n.) See Picnic.
Picnicked - (imp. & p. p.) of Picnic
Picnicking - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Picnic
Picnicker - (n.) One who takes part in a picnic.
Pumpernickel - (n.) A sort of bread, made of unbolted rye, which forms
the chief food of the Westphalian peasants. It is acid but nourishing.
Snick - (n.) A small cut or mark.
Snick - (n.) A slight hit or tip of the ball, often unintentional.
Snick - (n.) A knot or irregularity in yarn.
Snick - (n.) A snip or cut, as in the hair of a beast.
Snicked - (imp. & p. p.) of Snick
Snicking - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Snick
Snick - (v. t.) To cut slightly; to strike, or strike off, as by cutting.
Snick - (v. t.) To hit (a ball) lightly.
Snick - (n. & v. t.) See Sneck.
Snickered - (imp. & p. p.) of Snicker
Snickering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Snicker
Snicker - (v. i.) To laugh slyly; to laugh in one's sleeve.
Snicker - (v. i.) To laugh with audible catches of voice, as when persons
attempt to suppress loud laughter.
Snicker - (n.) A half suppressed, broken laugh.
Zenick - (n.) A South African burrowing mammal (Suricata tetradactyla),
allied to the civets. It is grayish brown, with yellowish transverse
stripes on the back. Called also suricat.