Atrip - (adv.) Just hove clear of the ground; -- said of the anchor.
Atrip - (adv.) Sheeted home, hoisted taut up and ready for trimming; --
said of sails.
Atrip - (adv.) Hoisted up and ready to be swayed across; -- said of
Cantrip - (n.) A charm; an incantation; a shell; a trick; adroit
Centripetal - (a.) Tending, or causing, to approach the center.
Centripetal - (a.) Expanding first at the base of the inflorescence, and
proceeding in order towards the summit.
Centripetal - (a.) Having the radicle turned toward the axis of the
fruit, as some embryos.
Centripetal - (a.) Progressing by changes from the exterior of a thing
toward its center; as, the centripetal calcification of a bone.
Centripetence - (n.) Centripetency.
Centripetency - (n.) Tendency toward the center.
Cephalotripsy - (n.) The act or operation of crushing the head of a fetus
in the womb in order to effect delivery.
Countertrippant - (a.) Trippant in opposite directions. See Trippant.
Countertripping - (a.) Same as Countertrippant.
Lithontriptic - (a.) Having the quality of, or used for, dissolving or
destroying stone in the bladder or kidneys; as, lithontriptic forceps.
Lithontriptic - (n.) A lithontriptic remedy or agent, as distilled water.
Lithontriptist - (n.) Same as Lithotriptist.
Lithontriptor - (n.) See Lithotriptor.
Lithotripsy - (n.) The operation of crushing a stone in the bladder with
an instrument called lithotriptor or lithotrite; lithotrity.
Lithotriptic - (a. & n.) Same as Lithontriptic.
Lithotriptist - (n.) One skilled in breaking and extracting stone in the
Lithotriptor - (n.) An instrument for triturating the stone in the
bladder; a lithotrite.
Lythontriptic - (a.) See Lithontriptic.
Outstripped - (imp. & p. p.) of Outstrip
Outstripping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Outstrip
Outstrip - (v. t.) To go faster than; to outrun; to advance beyond; to
Overtrip - (v. t.) To trip over nimbly.
Patripassian - (n.) One of a body of believers in the early church who
denied the independent preexistent personality of Christ, and who,
accordingly, held that the Father suffered in the Son; a monarchian.
Stripped - (imp. & p. p.) of Strip
Stripping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Strip
Strip - (v. t.) To deprive; to bereave; to make destitute; to plunder;
especially, to deprive of a covering; to skin; to peel; as, to strip a
man of his possession, his rights, his privileges, his reputation; to
strip one of his clothes; to strip a beast of his skin; to strip a tree
of its bark.
Strip - (v. t.) To divest of clothing; to uncover.
Strip - (v. t.) To dismantle; as, to strip a ship of rigging, spars, etc.
Strip - (v. t.) To pare off the surface of, as land, in strips.
Strip - (v. t.) To deprive of all milk; to milk dry; to draw the last
milk from; hence, to milk with a peculiar movement of the hand on the
teats at the last of a milking; as, to strip a cow.
Strip - (v. t.) To pass; to get clear of; to outstrip.
Strip - (v. t.) To pull or tear off, as a covering; to remove; to wrest
away; as, to strip the skin from a beast; to strip the bark from a
tree; to strip the clothes from a man's back; to strip away all
Strip - (v. t.) To tear off (the thread) from a bolt or nut; as, the
thread is stripped.
Strip - (v. t.) To tear off the thread from (a bolt or nut); as, the bolt
Strip - (v. t.) To remove the metal coating from (a plated article), as
by acids or electrolytic action.
Strip - (v. t.) To remove fiber, flock, or lint from; -- said of the
teeth of a card when it becomes partly clogged.
Strip - (v. t.) To pick the cured leaves from the stalks of (tobacco) and
tie them into "hands"; to remove the midrib from (tobacco leaves).
Strip - (v. i.) To take off, or become divested of, clothes or covering;
Strip - (v. i.) To fail in the thread; to lose the thread, as a bolt,
screw, or nut. See Strip, v. t., 8.
Strip - (n.) A narrow piece, or one comparatively long; as, a strip of
cloth; a strip of land.
Strip - (n.) A trough for washing ore.
Strip - (n.) The issuing of a projectile from a rifled gun without
acquiring the spiral motion.
Stripe - (n.) A line, or long, narrow division of anything of a different
color or structure from the ground; hence, any linear variation of
color or structure; as, a stripe, or streak, of red on a green ground;
a raised stripe.
Stripe - (n.) A pattern produced by arranging the warp threads in sets of
alternating colors, or in sets presenting some other contrast of
Stripe - (n.) A strip, or long, narrow piece attached to something of a
different color; as, a red or blue stripe sewed upon a garment.
Stripe - (n.) A stroke or blow made with a whip, rod, scourge, or the
like, such as usually leaves a mark.
Stripe - (n.) A long, narrow discoloration of the skin made by the blow
of a lash, rod, or the like.
Stripe - (n.) Color indicating a party or faction; hence, distinguishing
characteristic; sign; likeness; sort; as, persons of the same political
Stripe - (n.) The chevron on the coat of a noncommissioned officer.
Striped - (imp. & p. p.) of Stripe
Striping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Stripe
Stripe - (v. t.) To make stripes upon; to form with lines of different
colors or textures; to variegate with stripes.
Stripe - (v. t.) To strike; to lash.
Striped - (a.) Having stripes of different colors; streaked.
Strip-leaf - (n.) Tobacco which has been stripped of its stalks before
Stripling - (n.) A youth in the state of adolescence, or just passing
from boyhood to manhood; a lad.
Stripper - (n.) One who, or that which, strips; specifically, a machine
for stripping cards.
Strippet - (n.) A small stream.
Stripping - (n.) The act of one who strips.
Stripping - (n.) The last milk drawn from a cow at a milking.
Subtriple - (a.) Containing a third, or one part to three.
Subtriplicate - (a.) Expressed by the cube root; -- said especially of
Tray-trip - (n.) An old game played with dice.
Tripped - (imp. & p. p.) of Trip
Tripping - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Trip
Tripalmitate - (n.) A palmitate derived from three molecules of palmitic
Tripalmitin - (n.) See Palmitin.
Tripang - (n.) See Trepang.
Triparted - (a.) Parted into three piece; having three parts or pieces;
-- said of the field or of a bearing; as, a cross triparted.
Triparted - (a.) Divided nearly to the base into three segments or lobes.
Tripartible - (a.) Divisible into three parts.
Tripartient - (a.) Dividing into three parts; -- said of a number which
exactly divides another into three parts.
Tripartite - (v. i.) Divided into three parts; triparted; as, a
Tripartite - (v. i.) Having three corresponding parts or copies; as, to
make indentures tripartite.
Tripartite - (v. i.) Made between three parties; as, a tripartite treaty.
Tripartitely - (adv.) In a tripartite manner.
Tripartition - (n.) A division by threes, or into three parts; the taking
of a third part of any number or quantity.