Bobsled means: Alt. of Bobsleigh
Bobsleigh means: A short sled, mostly used as one of a pair connected by a reach or coupling; also, the compound sled so formed.
Bobstay means: A rope or chain to confine the bowsprit of a ship downward to the stem or cutwater; -- usually in the pl.
Camera obscura means: An apparatus in which the images of external objects, formed by a convex lens or a concave mirror, are thrown on a paper or other white surface placed in the focus of the lens or mirror within a darkened chamber, or box, so that the outlines may be traced.
Camera obscura means: An apparatus in which the image of an external object or objects is, by means of lenses, thrown upon a sensitized plate or surface placed at the back of an extensible darkened box or chamber variously modified; -- commonly called simply the camera.
Clair-obscur means: See Chiaroscuro.
Clare-obscure means: See Chiaroscuro.
Claro-obscuro means: See Chiaroscuro.
Cobstone means: Cobblestone.
Cobswan means: A large swan.
Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.
Zythepsary means: A brewery.
Zythem means: See Zythum.
Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.
Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.
Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.
Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.
Zymose means: Invertin.
Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.
Zymosimeter means: An instrument for ascertaining the degree of fermentation occasioned by the mixture of different liquids, and the degree of heat which they acquire in fermentation.
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