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    Rami - (pl. ) of Ramus
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    Bipyramidal - (a.) Consisting of two pyramids placed base to base; having a pyramid at each of the extremities of a prism, as in quartz crystals.
    Bramin - () Alt. of Braminic
    Braminic - () See Brahman, Brachmanic, etc.
    Ceramic - (a.) Of or pertaining to pottery; relating to the art of making earthenware; as, ceramic products; ceramic ornaments for ceilings.
    Ceramics - (n.) The art of making things of baked clay; as pottery, tiles, etc.
    Ceramics - (n.) Work formed of clay in whole or in part, and baked; as, vases, urns, etc.
    Cosmoramic - (a.) Of or pertaining to a cosmorama.
    Dioramic - (a.) Pertaining to a diorama.
    Extramission - (n.) A sending out; emission.
    Foramina - (pl. ) of Foramen
    Foramines - (pl. ) of Foramen
    Foraminated - (a.) Having small opening, or foramina.
    Foraminifer - (n.) One of the foraminifera.
    Foraminifera - (n. pl.) An extensive order of rhizopods which generally have a chambered calcareous shell formed by several united zooids. Many of them have perforated walls, whence the name. Some species are covered with sand. See Rhizophoda.
    Foraminiferous - (a.) Having small openings, or foramina.
    Foraminiferous - (a.) Pertaining to, or composed of, Foraminifera; as, foraminiferous mud.
    Foraminous - (a.) Having foramina; full of holes; porous.
    Framing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Frame
    Framing - (n.) The act, process, or style of putting together a frame, or of constructing anything; a frame; that which frames.
    Framing - (n.) A framework, or a sy/ of frames.
    Gourami - (n.) A very largo East Indian freshwater fish (Osphromenus gorami), extensively reared in artificial ponds in tropical countries, and highly valued as a food fish. Many unsuccessful efforts have been made to introduce it into Southern Europe.
    Graminaceous - (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, the grasses; gramineous; as, graminaceous plants.
    Gramineal - (a.) Gramineous.
    Gramineous - (a.) Like, Or pertaining to, grass. See Grass, n., 2.
    Graminifolious - (a.) Bearing leaves resembling those of grass.
    Graminivorous - (a.) Feeding or subsisting on grass, and the like food; -- said of horses, cattle, and other animals.
    Hellgramite - (n.) The aquatic larva of a large American winged insect (Corydalus cornutus), much used a fish bait by anglers; the dobson. It belongs to the Neuroptera.
    Hydramide - (n.) One of a group of crystalline bodies produced by the action of ammonia on certain aldehydes.
    Hydramine - (n.) One of a series of artificial, organic bases, usually produced as thick viscous liquids by the action of ammonia on ethylene oxide. They have the properties both of alcohol and amines.
    Keramic - (a.) Same as Ceramic.
    Keramics - (n.) Same as Ceramics.
    Lacturamic - (a.) Pertaining to, or designating, an organic amido acid, which is regarded as a derivative of lactic acid and urea.
    Laramie group - () An extensive series of strata, principally developed in the Rocky Mountain region, as in the Laramie Mountains, and formerly supposed to be of the Tertiary age, but now generally regarded as Cretaceous, or of intermediate and transitional character. It contains beds of lignite, often valuable for coal, and is hence also called the lignitic group. See Chart of Geology.
    Macropyramid - (n.) See Macroprism.
    Multiramified - (a.) Divided into many branches.
    Oxaluramide - (n.) Same as Oxalan.
    Panoramic - (a.) Alt. of Panoramical
    Panoramical - (a.) Of, pertaining to, or like, a panorama.
    Paramiographer - (n.) A collector or writer of proverbs.
    Paramitome - (n.) The fluid portion of the protoplasm of a cell.
    Phloramine - (n.) A basic amido derivative of phloroglucin, having an astringent taste.
    Pyramid - (n.) A solid body standing on a triangular, square, or polygonal base, and terminating in a point at the top; especially, a structure or edifice of this shape.
    Pyramid - (n.) A solid figure contained by a plane rectilineal figure as base and several triangles which have a common vertex and whose bases are sides of the base.
    Pyramid - (n.) The game of pool in which the balls are placed in the form of a triangle at spot.
    Pyramidal - (a.) Of or pertaining to a pyramid; in the form of a a pyramid; pyramidical; as, pyramidal cleavage.
    Pyramidal - (a.) Same as Tetragonal.
    Pyramidal - (n.) One of the carpal bones. See Cuneiform, n., 2 (b).
    Pyramidally - (adv.) Like a pyramid.
    Pyramidic - (a.) Alt. of Pyramidical
    Pyramidical - (a.) Of or pertaining to a pyramid; having the form of a pyramid; pyramidal.
    Pyramidia - (pl. ) of Pyramidion
    Pyramidion - (n.) The small pyramid which crowns or completes an obelisk.
    Pyramidoid - (n.) A solid resembling a pyramid; -- called also pyramoid.
    Pyramides - (pl. ) of Pyramis
    Pyramis - (n.) A pyramid.
    Ramie - (n.) The grass-cloth plant (B/hmeria nivea); also, its fiber, which is very fine and exceedingly strong; -- called also China grass, and rhea. See Grass-cloth plant, under Grass.
    Ramification - (n.) The process of branching, or the development of branches or offshoots from a stem; also, the mode of their arrangement.
    Ramification - (n.) A small branch or offshoot proceeding from a main stock or channel; as, the ramifications of an artery, vein, or nerve.
    Ramification - (n.) A division into principal and subordinate classes, heads, or departments; also, one of the subordinate parts; as, the ramifications of a subject or scheme.
    Ramification - (n.) The production of branchlike figures.
    Ramiflorous - (a.) Flowering on the branches.
    Ramiform - (a.) Having the form of a branch.
    Ramified - (imp. & p. p.) of Ramify
    Ramifying - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Ramify
    Ramify - (v. t.) To divide into branches or subdivisions; as, to ramify an art, subject, scheme.
    Ramify - (v. i.) To shoot, or divide, into branches or subdivisions, as the stem of a plant.
    Ramify - (v. i.) To be divided or subdivided, as a main subject.
    Ramigerous - (a.) Bearing branches; branched.
    Ramiparous - (a.) Producing branches; ramigerous.
    Ramist - (n.) A follower of Pierre Rame, better known as Ramus, a celebrated French scholar, who was professor of rhetoric and philosophy at Paris in the reign of Henry II., and opposed the Aristotelians.
    Stramineous - (a.) Strawy; consisting of straw.
    Stramineous - (a.) Chaffy; like straw; straw-colored.
    Tartramic - (a.) Of, pertaining to, or designating, an acid which is the primary acid amide derivative of tartaric acid.
    Tartramide - (n.) An acid amide derivative of tartaric acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance.
    Uramil - (n.) Murexan.
    Valeramide - (n.) The acid amide derivative of valeric acid, obtained as a white crystalline substance.
    Wolframic - (a.) Of or pertaining to wolframium. See Tungstic.
    Wolframite - (n.) Tungstate of iron and manganese, generally of a brownish or grayish black color, submetallic luster, and high specific gravity. It occurs in cleavable masses, and also crystallized. Called also wolfram.
    Wolframium - (n.) The technical name of the element tungsten. See Tungsten.
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    Ceramic - adj. 1 made of (esp.) Baked clay. 2 of ceramics. n. Ceramic article or product. [greek keramos pottery]
    Ceramics - n.pl. 1 ceramic products collectively. 2 (usu. Treated as sing.) Art of making ceramic articles.
    Graminaceous - adj. Of or like grass. [latin gramen grass]
    Graminivorous - adj. Feeding on grass, cereals, etc.
    Paramilitary - adj. (of forces) organized on military lines. n. (pl. -ies) member of an unofficial paramilitary organization, esp. In n. Ireland.
    Pastrami - n. Seasoned smoked beef. [yiddish]
    Pyramid - n. 1 monumental, esp. Stone, structure, with a square base and sloping triangular sides meeting at an apex, esp. An ancient egyptian royal tomb. 2 solid of this shape with esp. A square or triangular base. 3 pyramid-shaped thing or pile of things. pyramidal adj. [greek puramis -mid-]
    Pyramid selling - n. System of selling goods in which agency rights are sold to an increasing number of distributors at successively lower levels.
    Ramification - n. (usu. In pl.) 1 consequence. 2 subdivision of a complex structure or process. [french: related to *ramify]
    Ramify - v. (-ies, -ied) (cause to) form branches, subdivisions, or offshoots; branch out. [latin ramus branch]
    Ultramicroscopic - adj. Too small to be seen by an ordinary optical microscope.

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