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Amidst this new creation want'st a guide,

Though the attested copy of a record be good To reconduct thy steps ?

Dryden. proof, yet the copy of a copy neser so well a. TO RECONJOI'N. v. a. (re and conjoin.) tested will not be admitted as a proof in judica To join anew.

Luts Some liquors, although cclourless themselves,

Thy elder look, great Janus! cast when elevated into exhalations, exhibit a conspi

Into the long records of ages past; cuous colour, which they lose again when recon

Review the years in fairest action drest. Pris. joined into a liquor.


RECORDA’TION. 1. s. (recordatre, Lat.) To RECO'NQUER. v. a. (reconquerer, Fr. Remembrance. Not in use. re and conquer.) To conquer again.

I never shall have length of life enough, Chatterton undertook to reconquer Ogier.

To rain upon remembrance with mire cres,

Davies. That it may grow and spoot as high as bear's TO RECOʻNSECRATE. V. n. [re and con

For recordation to my neble husband. Sestit secrate.) To consecrate anew.

Make a recordation to my soul If a church should be consumed by fire, it

Of every syllable that here was spoke. Stolen shall, in such a case, be reconsecrated.

A man of the primitive temper, when the

Aylife. church by lowliness did flourish in ligh esancies TO RECONVE'NE. w.n. (re and convene. ] which I have inserted as a due recordatica ot has To assemble anew.

virtues, having been much obliged to tim for A worse accident fell out about the time of

many favours. the two houses reconvening, which made a won

RECO'RDER. n. s. [from record.) derful impression,

Clareadon. 1. One whose business is to register any To RECONVE'Y. v. a. [re and convey.] events. To convey again.

I but your recorder am in this, As rivers lost in seas, some secret vein

Or mouth and speaker of the universe, Thence reconveys, there to be lost again. Denb. A ministerial notary; for 'tis

Not I, but you and fame that make the verse. TO RECOʻRD. v. a. (recordor, Lat. re

Doess. corder, French.)

2. The keeper of the rolls in a city. 3. To register any thing, so that its me- I ask'd, what meant this wilful silence? mory may not be lost.

His answer was, the people were not usid I made him my book, where my soul recorded To be spoke to except by the recerder. Slahi The history of all my secret thoughts. Sbaksp.

The office of recorder to this city being vacak, He shall record a gift

five or six persons are soliciting to succeed is Here in the court, of all he dies possessid,

Saif Unto his son Lorenzo.

Shaksp. 3. A kind of Aute ; a wind instrument. Those things that are recorded of him and his The shepherds went among them, and sustas impiety, are written in the chronicles. 1 Esdras. eclogue, while the other shepherds, pulling on

I call heaven and earth to record this day recorders, which possest the place of pipes, äta against you, that I have set before you life and corded their musick to the others voice. Sides. death.

Deuteronomy. In a recorder, the three uppermost holes yies They gave complex ideas names, that they one tone, which is a note lower than the tone of might the more easily record and discourse of the first three.

Bere those things they were daily conversant in. The figures of recorders, and flutes and pines

Locke. are straight; but the recorder hath a less bee 2. To celebrate; to cause to be remem- and a greater above and below., bered solemnly.

To Reco’uch. v. n. [re and couch.) To So ev'n and morn recorded the third day. lie down again.

Milton. Thou mak'st the night to overvail the day; 3.

To recite ; to repeat; perhaps to tune. Then lions whelps lie roaring for their prey, Out of use.

And at thy powerful hand demand their food; They long'd to see the day, to hear the lark Who when at morn they all recoach again, Record her hymns, and chant her carrois blest. Then toiling man till eve pursues his pain.

Fairfax. RECORD. n. s. [record, Fr. from the To RECOʻVER. v.a. [recouvrer, Fr.riverb.] The accent of the noun is in

cupero, Latin.) differently on either syllable; of the

1. To restore from sickness or disorder. verb always on the last.) Register ; au

Would my lord were with the prophet; for

he would recover him of his leprosy. 2 Kins thentick memorial.

The clouds dispellid, the sky resum'd her ligbt, Is it upon record? or else reported

And nature stood recover'd of her fright. Dryas Successively, from age to age? Sbalspeare.

2. To repair.
It cannot be
Volscians dare break with us.

Should we apply this precept only to those We have record that very well it can;

who are concerned to recover time they have

lost, it would extend to the whole race of me And three examples of the like have been.


Rssers, Sbakspeare. The king made a record of these things, and

Even good men have many failings and bapes Mardocheus wrote thereof.

to lament and recover.

Rogers. Esther. An ark, and in the ark his testimony,

3. To regain; to get again. The records of his covenant.

Milton. Every of us, each for his self, laboured how ta Of such a goddess no time leaves record, recover him, while he rather daily sent us con Who burn'd the temple where she was ador'd. panions of our deceit, than ever return'd in any Dryden. sound and faithful manner.

Sidney. If he affirms such a monarchy continued to the filcod, I would know what records he has it from,

Stay a while; and we'll debate,

By what safe means the crown may be record. Locke,




The spirit of the Lord is upon me, to preach Say, from these glorious seeds what harvest the gospel to the poor, and recovering of sight to

flows, the blind.

Luke. Recount our blessings, and compare our woes. Once in forty years cometh a pope, that casto

Dryden. eth his eye upon the kingdom of Naples, to re- RECOU'NTMENT. n. s. [from recount.] cover it to the church.


Relation ; recital. These Italians, in despight of what could be

When from the first to last, betwixt us two, done, recovered Tiliaventum.


Tears our recountments had most finely bath'd; I who ere while the happy garden sung, As how I came into that desart place. Shakse By one man's disobedience lost, now sing Recover'd Paradise to all mankind,

RECOU'RED, for recovered, or recured, By one man's firm obedience. Milton.

Spenser. Any other person may join with him that is Recou’rse. n. s. [recursus, Lat. recours, injured, and assist him in recovering from the French.) offender so much as may make satisfaction.

1. Frequent passage. Obsolete. Locke,

Not Priamus and Hecuba on knees, 4. To release.

Their eyes o'ergalled with recourse of tears. That they may recover themselves out of the

Sbakspeare. snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him. 2. Return ; new attack.

2 Timotby. Preventive physick, by purging noxious hu5. To attain ; to reach ; to come up to. mours and the causes of diseases, preventeth Not in use.

sickness in the healthy, or the recourse thereof The forest is not three leagues off;

in the valetudinary.

Brown. If we recover that, we're sure enough. Shaksp. 3. [recours, Fr.] Application as for help TO RECOʻVER. V. n. To grow well from or protection. This is the common

a disease, or any evil.

Adam, by this from the cold sudden damp Thus died this great peer, in a time of great Recovering, his scatter'd spirits return'd. Milt. recourse unto him and dependance upon him, the RECO'VERABLE. adj. [recouvrable, Fr.

house and tou n full of servants and suitors.

Wotton. from recover.)

The council of Trent commends the making 1. Possible to be restored from sickness,

recourse, not only to the prayers of the saints, 2. Possible to be regained.

but to their aid and assistance. Stilling fleet. A prodigal's course

Can any man think, that this privilege was at Is like the sun's, but not like his, recoverable, I first conferred upon the church of Rome, and fear.

Sbalsp. that christians in all ages had constant recourse They promised the good people ease in the to it for determining their differences; and yet matter of protections, by which the debts from that that very church should now be at a loss parliament men and their followers were not where to find it!

Tillotson. recoverable.

Clarendon. All other means have fail'd to wound her RECO’VERY. n. s. [from recover.]

heart, 1. Restoration from sickness.

Our last recourse is therefore to our art. Dryd. Your hopes are regular and reasonable, though 4. Access.

The doors be lockt, in temporal affairs such as are deliverance froin

That no man hath recourse to her by night. enemies, and recovery from sickness. Taylor. The sweat sometimes acid, is a sign of reco


RECOU'RSEFUL. adj. [from recourse. ] very after acute distempers. Arbuthnot.

Moving alternately. 2. Power or act of regaining.

Drayton. What should move me to undertake the reco

In that recourseful deep. very of this, being not ignorant of the impossi- RECREANT. adj. [recriant, Fr.) bility?


1. Cowardly; meanspirited; subdued ; These counties were the keys of Normandy: crying out for mercy; recanting out of But wherefore weeps Warwick ?.

fear. -For grief that they are past recovery. Shaksp.

Let be that lady debonaire, Mario Sanudo lived about the fourteenth age, Thou reireant knight, and soon thy self prepare a man full of zeal for the recovery of the Holy To battle.

Spenser. Land.


Dost 3. The act of cutting off an entail.

Thou wear a lion's hide? doff it for shame, The spirit of wantonness is sure scared out of And hang a calf's skin on those recreant linibs. him; if the devil have him not in fee simple,

Sbakspeare. with tine and recovery.


Here standeth Thomas Mowbray, duke of TO RECOU'NT. v.a. [reconter, Fr.] To

Nortolk, relate in detail; to tell distinctly.

On pain to be found false and recreant. Shaksp.

The knight, whom fate and happy chance Bid him recount the fore-recited practices.

shall grace

Sbakspeare. From out the bars to force his opposite, How I have thought of these times,

Or kill, or make him recreant on the plain, I shall recount hereafter.

Sbaksp. The prize of valuur and ot love shall gain. Plato in Timæo produces an Egyptian priest,

Dryden. who recounted to Solon out of the holy books of

2. A postate ; false. Egypt the story of the Hood universal, which

Who for so many benefits received happened long before the Greciau inundation.

Turn'd recreant to God, ingrate and false,

Raleigh, The talk of worldly affairs hindereth much, al

And so of all true good himself despoil'd. Milt. though recounted with a fair intention : we speak To RE’CREATE, v. a. [recreo, Latin ; wwingly, but seldom return to silence. Tüylor. recreer, Fr.]

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3. To refresh after toil; to amuse or di. Fr. re and crimirer, Lat.) To return vert in weariness.

one accusation with axutter. Hebah let you all his walks,

It is not my business to recrute, boping And to your heirs !or ever; common pleasures, sufficiently to dear skyseat in tais mater. To walı abiad and recrete yourseives. Sbakp.

Siin Necessity and the example of St. John, who How shall such hypocrites reform the size, reereates himseli woh sporting with a tame par. On when the bicies can rutimitate? Drza. tridge, teach us, that it is lawiul to relax our

To RECRI'MINATE. 0. Q. To accuse in bow, but not suffer it to be unstrung. Taylor.

return. Unusual. Parters, when they work on white grounds,

Did not Joseph jie under black infans? be place belo.e them colours mixt with blue and

Kated so much as to clear himself, or to rets gree, lo recreate their eyes, white wearying and

minate the suurpet.

Saath. paining the ache more lian any. Dryden.

RECRIMINATION. R. s. (recrimirania, 2. To delight; to gratity.

These ripe fruits recreate the nostrils with Fr. from recriminate.) Return of one their aromatick scert.


accusation with another. He walked abroad, which he did not so much Publica defamation will seem discos to recreate himseif, as to obey the prescripts of enough to provoke a return, which agaia lanets his physician.

Fell. a reinder, and so the quarrel is (2:12 C2 3. To relieve ; to revive.

with mu: cal recriminations. Goo. of the Tarta Take a walk to refresh yourself with the open RECRIMINATOR. n. s. (irom rectie air, which inspired fresh doth exceedingly re- note.) He that returns one charge with

create the lunes, heart, and sital spirits. Hary. ano!ter. RECRÉA’TION. n. s. [fron recreate.] RECRUDE'SCENT. ad;. (recrudescers, 27.] 1. Relief after toil or pain ; amusement Growing painful or violent again. in sorrow or distress.

TO RECRUIT. v.a. (recrutir, Fr.) The chief recreation she could fnd in her an.

1. To repair any thing wasted by nex guich, was sometine to visit that place, where frst she was so ha; Ps as to see the cause of her

supplies unhap.


He was longer in recruiting his flesh stan ra I'll visit

usual; but by a milk dier le recovered it. The chapel where they lie, and tears, shed there, Shall be my recreation.


Increase thy care to save the nnking hindi The great men among the antients, understood

With greens and tor'rs recruit bien en

hives, how to reconcile manual labour with affairs of state; and thought it no lessening to their dige

And seek fresh forage to sustain their lives.

Dr. nity to make the one the recreation to the other.


Her cheeks glow the brighter, recruiting in

colour; 2. Refreshment; amusement; diversion. You may have the recreation of surprising

As flowers by sprinkling revive with fresh ods1.

Gradina these with admiration, who shall hear the deaf

This sun is sct, but see in bright array person pronounce whatsoever they shall desire,

What hosts of heavenly lights ierwit the day! without your seeming to guide him. Hoider. Loie in a shining galaxy appears Nur is that man less deceived, that thinks to

Triumphant still.

Gresik maintain a constant tenure of pleasure, by a

Seeing the variety of motion, which we find in continual pursuit of sports and recreations : for

the world is always decreasing, there is a necesa all these things, as they reiresh a man when

sity of conserving and recruiting it by active pride weary, so they weary him when refreshed.

ciples; such as are the cause of gravity, by which South.

planets and comets keep their motions in the RECREATIVE. adj. [from recreale.) Re- orbs, and bodies acquire great motion in tallizg. freshing; giving relief after labour or

Netiesa pain ; amusing ; diverting.

2. To supply an army with new men. Let the musick be recreative, and with some He trusted the earl of Holland with the coma strange changes.

Bacon. mand of that army, with which he was to be Le not your recreations be lavish spenders of recruited and assisted.

Clarendon your time; but chuse such as are healthful, re- TO RECRUIÓT. v. n. To raise new soiditis. creative, and apt to refresh you. but at no hand The French have only Switzerland besides dwell upon them.

Taylor. their own country to ruivit in; aid we krom The access these trifles gain to the closets of the difficulies they meet with in getting thence ladies, seem to promise such easy and recreative a single regiment.

dute. experiments, which require but little time or charge.

RECRUIT. n. s. [froin the verb.)

1. Supply of any thing wasted ; Fope has RE'CREATIVENESS. n. s. [from recrea- used it less properly for a substitute to

tive.? The quality of being recreative. something wanting. RECREMENT.n. s. (recrementum, Lat.) Whatever pature has in worth denvid,

Dross; spume; superfluous or useless She gives in large recruits of neediul pride. Pete parts.

The endeavour to raise new men for the re The vital fire in the heart requires an ambient

cruit of the army found opposition. Clarendes. body of a yielding nature, to receive the super

2. A new soldier. Auous serosities and cther recrements of the blood.

The pow'rs of Troy

With fresh recruits their youthful chief sustain: RECREME'NTAL.

Not theirs a raw and unexperienc'd rain, ment.) Drossy.

But a tirm bedy of embarci'd men. Dryden. To RECRIA.IN.ITE. v.7. [recriminer, RECTA'NGLE, 1. s. [rectangle, French;

RECREMENTITIOUS.} adj. [from recre

rectangulus, Lat.) A figure which has Rectil'NBAR. adj. (rectus and linea,

} one angle or more of ninety degrees. RECTILI'NEOUS. S Lat.] Consisting of

If all Athens should decree, that in rectangle right lines. triangles the square, which is made of the side

There are only three rectilineous and ordinate that subrendeth the right angle, is equal to the figures, which can serve to this purpose; and squares which are made of the sides containing inordinate or unlike ones must have been not the right angle, geometricians would not receive only less elegant, but unequal.

Ray. satisfaction without demonstration. Brown. This image was oblong and not oval, but terThe mathematician considers the truth and

minated with two rectilinear and parallel sides properties belonging to a rectangle, only as it is and two semicircular ends.

Newton, in idea in his own mind.


The rays of light, whether they be very small RECTA'NGULAR. adj. [rectangulaire, Fr. bodies projected, or only motion and force pro

rectus and angulus, Lat.) Right angled; pagated, are moved in right lines; and whenever having angies of ninety degrees.

a ray of light is by any obstacle turned out of its Bricks moulded in their ordinary rectangular

rectilinear wav, it will never return into the form, if they shall be laid one by another in a

same rectilinear way, unless perhaps by very level row between any supporters sustaining the

great accident.

Newton, two ends, then all the pieces will necessarily RectITUDE. n. §. [rectitude, Fr. from sink.


rectus, Latin. ) RECTA'NGULARLY. adv. [from rectan- 1. Straightness; not curvity. gular With right angles.

2. Rightness; uprightness; freedom from At the equator, the needle will stand rectan- moral curviry or obliquity. gulariy; but approaching northward toward the Faith and repentance, together with the rectie tropic, it will regard the stone obliquely. tude of their present eng gement, would fully


prepare them for a better life. King Charles. RE'CTIFIABLE, adj. [from rectify:] Ca- Calm the disorders of thy mind, by reflecting palle to he set right.

on the wisdom, equity, and absolute rectitude of The natural beat of the rarts being insufficient

all his proceedings.

Atterbury: for a periect and thorough digestion, the errors

RECTOR. n. s. [recteur, Fr. rector, Lat.] of one concoction are not recipiable by ancther.

1. Kuler; lord; governour:

Brown. God is the supreme rector of the world, and of RECTINICA’TION. n. s. [rectification, Fr. all those subordinate parts thereof. Hale. froin rectigy}

When a rector of an university of scholars is 1. The act of etting right what is wrong.

chosen by the corporation or university, the elec

tion ought to be confirmed by the superiour of It beiroved the deity to renew that revelation from time to rime, and to rectity abuses with

such university.

Azlije. such au: hority for the renewal and rectification: RECTORSHIP. n.5. (rectorat, Fr. from

2. Parson of an unimpropriated parish. as was sufficient evidence of the truth of what was revealed.

Forbes. rector.] The rank or office of rector. 2. In chyinistry, rectification is drawing

Had your bodies any thing over again by distillation, to

No heart among you? or had you tongues to cry make it let higher or finer. Quincy.

Against the rectorship of judgmer?

Sbuksp. At the first rectification of some spirit of salt

Rectory. n. s. ' [rectorerie, Fr. from in a retort, a inzl pound afforded no less than rector. ] sis ounces of phlegm.

Boyle. A rectory or parsonage is a spiritual living, TO RE'CTIFY. v. a. (rectifier, French ;

composed of land, tiche and other oblations of

the people, separate or dedicate to God in any rectus and facio, Latin.)

congregation for the service of his church there, 1. To make right; to reform ; to redress. and for the maintenance of the governor or mi

That wherein unsounder times have dene nister thereof, to whose charge the same is comamiss, the better ages ensuing must rectify as


Spelman. they may;

Houker. RECUBA’TION. 1. s. (recubo, Lat.) The It shall be bootless

act of lying or leaning. That longer you defer the court, as well

Whereas our translation renders it sitting, it For your own quiet, as to rectify

cannot have that illation, f rthe French and ItaWhat is unsettled in the king. Sbakspeare. lian translations express neither position of sesWhere a long course of piety has purged the

sion or recubation.

Brown. heart, and rectified the will, knowledge will RECULb, tor Recoil. [reculer, French.] break in upon such a soul, like the sun shining in his full might. Soutb.

Spenser. The substance of this theory I mainly depend RECU'MBENCY. n. s. [from recumbent.] on, being willing to suppose that many particu- 1. The posture of lying or leaning. laricies may be rectified upon iarther thoughts. In that memorable shew of Germanicus, twelve

Burnet. elephants danced unto the sound of musick, and If those men of parts, who have been em- after laid them down in tricliniums, or places of ploved in vitiating the age, had endeavoured to festival recumbency.

Brown. rectify and amend it, they needed not have sa- 2. Rest; repose. crinced their good serise to their fame. Addison. When the mind has been once habituated to

The false judgments he made of things are this lazy recumbency and satisfaction on the obowned; and the methods pointed out by which obvious surface of things, it is in danger to rest he rectified them. Atterbury. satisfied there.

Locke. 2. To exalt and improve by repeated dis- RECUMBENT. adj. [recumbens, Latin.] tillation.

Lying ; leaning. The skin hath been kept white and smooth for The Roman recumbent, or more properly acabove titeen vears, by being included with reitia cumbent, posture in eating was introduced atter foci spirit of wine in a cylindrical glass. Grow. the first Punick war.

Arbuthnota agairt.

RECUPERA’TION. n. s. [recuperatis, Lat.) I have observed long recurocus tails, longer than

their bodies.

Derbar. The recovery of a thing lost. RECU'PERATIVE, or RECU'PERATORY.

RECU'SANT. n. s. (recusans, Latin.) One adj. (from recuperation.) Belonging to

that refuses any terms of communion or

society. recovery.


demand of the lords, that no recusant lord To Recu's. v. n. (recurro, Latin.)

might have a vote in passing that act. Clarens, 1. To come back to the thought; to re

All that are recusants of holy rites. Hehday. vive in the mind.

Were all corners ransacked, what a multitude The idea, I have once had, will be unchange- of recusants should we find upon a far ditering ably the same, as long as it recars the same in account from that of conscience! Dec. of Pias. my memory.

Locke. To Recu'sz. V.n. (recuser, Fr: recuse, In this life the thoughts of God and a future

Lat.) To refuse. A juridical word. state often offer themselves to us; they often

The humility, as well of understanding as spring up in our minds, and when expelled, recur

manners of the fathers, will not let them be Calamy.

troubled, when they are recused as judges. Distro A line of the golden verses of the Pythago

A judge may proceed notwithstanding my ape Teans recurring on the memory, hath ofien

peal, unless I recuse him as a suspected judge. guarded youth from a tempestion to vice. Watts.

When any word has been used to signify an idea, that old idea will recur in the mind when RED. adj. [from the old Sax, redittad the word is heard.


Welsh. As the town of Hertford, Mr. 2. (recourir, Fr.) To have recourse to; Camilen, in his Britannia, noteth, first to take refuge in.

was called, by the Saxons, Herudford, If to avoid succession in eternal existence, they the rud ford, or the red ford or water; Te ur to the punctum stans of the schools, ehey higli Dutch, rot; from the Gr. spuSpray will thereby very little help us to a more posi- French, rouge ; Italian, rubre; from the tive idea ot' infinite duration.


Latin, ruber. Peacbam.] Of the colour The second cause we know, but trouble not ourselves to recur to the first.


of blood, of one of the primitive coTo RECU'RE. v. a. (re and cure.) To

lours, which is subdivided into many i recover from sickness or labour. Not as scarlet, vermilion, crimson. in u e.

Look I so pale ? Through wise handling and fair governance,

-Ay, and no man in the presence, I him recured to a better will,

But his red colour hath forsook his cheeks. Purged from drugs of foul intemperarice. Spens.

Sbakstur Phæbus pure

Bring me the fairest creature northward barn,

To prove whose blood is reddest. Sbuist In western waves his weary wagon did recure.

His eyes shall be red with wine, and his iecih Speriser.

white with milk. With one look she doth my life dismay,


His eyes dart forth red flames which scare te And with another doth it straight recure. Spens.

night, The wanton boy was shortly weil recur'd

And with worse fires the trembling ghosts aftright Of that his malady.

Thy death's wound

Conig. Which he who comes thy Saviour shall recure,

Th' angelick squadron turn'd fiery red Hit.

If red lead and white paper be placed in the Not by destroying Satan, but his works In thee and in thy seed.


red light of the coloured spectrum, made in a

dark chamber by the refraction of a prism, the RECU'RE. n. s. Recovery ; remedy.

paper will appear more lucid than the release Whatsoever fell into the enemies hands, was

and therefore retlects the red making rays more lost without recurc: the old men were slain, the

copiously than red lead doth. Newson's Card. young men led away into captivity. Knelles.

'The sixth red was at first of a very fat and RECU'RPENCE. I n.s. (irom recurrent.] lively scarlet, and soon after of a brighter RECU'RRENCY.S Return.

lour, being very pure and brisk, and the best of Although the opinion at present be well sup- all the reds.

Neut pressed, vet, from some strmgs of tradition and

Why heavenly truth, fruitful recurrence of error, it may revive in the And moderation fair, were the red marks next generation. Brown. Of superstition's scourge.

Themes RECU'RRENT. adj. [recurrent, French; To Reda'RGUE. v. a. (redarguo, Latin.) recurrens, Latin.] Returning from time

To refute. Not in use. to time.

The last wittingly regardues the pretended Next to lingering durable pains, short inter- finding of coin, graved with the image of is mittent or swift recurrent pains precipitate pa- gustus Cæsar, in the American mines. Hatra. tients unto consumptions.

Harvey. RECU'RSION. n. s. [recursus, Lat.] Re

RE'DBERRIED shrub cassia. n. 5. A plant.

It is male and female in different plants: the turn.

male hath flowers consisting of many stamina ir One of the assistants told the recursions of the

threads, without any petals; these are always other pendulum hanging in the free air. Boyle. steril: the female plants, which have no coasp 11. s. [recurvo, Latin.]

cuous power, produce spherical berries, in una S Flexure backward. are included nuts of the same form. Stilist. Ascending first into a capsulary reception of the breast bone by a serpentine recurvation, it

RE'DBREAST. n.s. A small bird, so named ascendeth again into the neck. Brown,

from the colour of its breast. Recu'r vous. adj. [recurvus, Lat.] Bent

No burial this pretty babe

Of any mau receives, backward.

But robin redbreast painfully I have not observed tails in all; but in others Did cover him with leaves. Cbid. in the Mid


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