\-cide (suff.)

1. n. exp.
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  • Camous — Ca mous, Camoys Ca moys, a. [F. camus (equiv. to camard) flat nosed, fr. Celtic Cam croked + suff. us; akin to L. camur, camurus, croked.] Flat; depressed; crooked; said only of the nose. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Camoys — Camous Ca mous, Camoys Ca moys, a. [F. camus (equiv. to camard) flat nosed, fr. Celtic Cam croked + suff. us; akin to L. camur, camurus, croked.] Flat; depressed; crooked; said only of the nose. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flatling — Flat ling, adv. [Flat, a. + adverbial suff. ling.] With the flat side, as of a sword; flatlong; in a prostrate position. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -footer — foot er suff. a suffix designating something with a length of (so many) feet; used only in combinations with a numerical prefix; as, he is a six footer; the golfer sank a 40 footer; his yacht is a 60 footer. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Forty — For ty (f[^o]r t[y^]), a. [OE. forti, fourti, fowerti, AS. fe[ o]wertig; fe[ o]wer four + suff. tig ten; akin to OS. fiwartig, fiartig, D. veertig, G. vierzig, Icel. fj[ o]rut[=i]u, Sw. fyratio, Dan. fyrretyve, Goth. fidw[=o]r tigjus. See {Four} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • -kin — ( k[i^]n) suff. [Of Low German origin; cf. G. chen, LG. ken.] A diminutive suffix; as, manikin; lambkin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -less — ( l[e^]s) suff. [AS. le[ a]s loose, false; akin to OS. l[=o]s loose, false, D. los loose, loos false, sly, G. los loose, Icel. lauss loose, vacant, Goth. laus empty, vain, and also to E. loose, lose. [root]127. See {Lose}, and cf. {Loose},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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