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Definition:  (OED- noun) One who walks, etc., while asleep; also attributive


(noun) 1) (n) A prefix used to signify around; 2) An imaginary being, male or female, like an elf or fairy, represented as a descendent of fallen angels and excluded from paradise until penance is accomplished (MW)


(noun) 1) death; 2.1) (from the Greek “to forget,” “to escape”) A river of Hades whose waters when drunk caused forgetfulness of the past; 2.2) Oblivion; a draught of oblivion; forgetfulness (MW)


Definition: (OED – noun) A person from a humble background who has rapidly gained wealth or an influential social position (usually derogatory; generally used with the implication that the person concerned is unsuited to the new social position, esp. through lacking the necessary manners or accomplishments); a nouveau riche; an upstart, a social climber. Also in extended use.


(noun) One of the classes of Protozoa, including a large number of species, all of minute sizes


(noun) 1) Of or pertaining to phosphorus; resembling or containing phosphorus; specifically, designating those compounds in which phosphorus has a lower valence as contrasted with the phosphoric compounds; 2.1) the morning star: Phosphor; 2.2) A poisonous nonmetallic element of the nitrogen group, obtained as a white, or yellowish, translucent waxy substance, having a characteristic disagreeable smell. It is very active chemically, must be preserved in water, and unites with oxygen even at ordinary temperatures, giving a faint glow—whence its name. (MW)


(adjective) 1) Of or pertaining to the moon; 2) resembling the moon; orbed; 3) Measured by the revolutions of the moon; as, a lunar month; 4) Influenced by the moon, as in growth, character, or properties; as, lunar herbs (MW)


(adjective) Portmanteau: stellar + electric (Prescott 104)


(verb) 1) To furnish with wings; to enable to fly, or to move with celerity; 2) To supply with wings or sidepieces; 3) To transport by flight; to cause to fly; 4) To move through in flight; to fly through; 5) To cut off the wings of; to wound in the wing to disable a wing of; as, to wing a bird.


(noun) A pathway made from stars; a constellation


(noun) 1) Astron. (a) An imaginary belt in the heavens, 16o or 18o broad, in the middle of which is the ecliptic, or sun’s path. It comprises the twelve constellations, which once constituted, and from which were named, the twelve signs of the zodiac.;(b) A figure representing the signs, symbols, and constellations of the zodiac; 2) A girdle; a belt (MW)


(verb) 1) To turn around rapidly; to cause to rotate with velocity; to make revolve; 2) To remove or carry quickly with, or as with, a revolving motion; to snatch; to hurry (MW)


(noun) 1) The act of flying; a passing through the air by the help of wings; volitation; mode or style of flying; 2) The act of fleeing; the act of running away, to escape danger or expected evil; hasty departure; 3) Lofty elevation and excursion; a mounting; a soaring; 4) A number of beings or things passing through the air together; especially, a flock of birds flying in company; the birds that fly or migrate together; the birds produced in one season; 5) A series of steps or stairs reaching from one landing to another; 6) A kind of arrow for the longbow; also, the sport of shooting with it; 7) The husk or glume of oats


(noun) Love; the god of love—by earlier writers represented as one of the first and creative gods, by later writers as the son of Aphrodite, equivalent to the Latin god Cupid (MW)


(noun) 1) The celestial orb which revolves around the earth; the satellite of the earth; a secondary planet, whose light, borrowed from the sun, is reflected to the earth, and serves to dispel the darkness of the night; 2) A secondary planet, or satellite, revolving about any member of the solar system; 3) The time occupied by the moon in making one revolution in her orbit; a month; 4) A crescent-like outwork


(adjective) 1) Of, pertaining to, done or occurring in, the night; as nocturnal darkness, cries, expeditions, etc. ; opposed to diurnal; 2) Having a habit of seeking food or moving about at night; as nocturnal birds and insects; 3) An instrument formerly used for taking the altitude of the stars, etc. at the sea (MW)


(noun) 1) The quality or state of being a virgin; undefiled purity or chastity; maidenhood; 2) The unmarried life; celibacy


(noun) 1) A cloud; 2) Hence, a shadow; 3) The apparent arch, or vault, of heaven, which during a clear day is a blue color; the heavens; the firmament; 4) The weather; the climate


(verb) 1) To increase in size; to grow bigger; to become larger or fuller;—as opposed to wane; 2) To pass from one state to another; to become; to grow


(verb) 1) To be diminished; to decrease;—contrasted with wax, and especially applied to the luminous part of the moon; 2) To decline; to fail; to sink (MW)