1. juxtaposition the act of positioning close together
  2. on-line database a database that can be accessed by computers
  3. nonlinguistic not consisting of or related to language
  4. William Stubbs English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901)
  5. Anthony Comstock United States reformer who led moral crusades against art and literature that he considered obscene (1844-1915)
  6. sailing master the ship's officer in charge of navigation
  7. dancing-master a professional teacher of dancing
  8. dangling modifier a word or phrase apparently modifying an unintended word because of its placement in a sentence: e.g., `when young' in `when young, circuses appeal to all of us'
  9. alchemist one who tried to change ordinary metals into gold
  10. nonlinear system a system whose performance cannot be described by equations of the first degree
  11. alchemistic of or relating to alchemists
  12. Santolina chamaecyparissus branching aromatic Mediterranean shrub with woolly stems and leaves and yellow flowers
  13. unwillingness the trait of being unwilling
  14. juxtapose place side by side
  15. linolenic acid a liquid polyunsaturated fatty acid that occurs in some plant oils; an essential fatty acid
  16. organic chemistry the chemistry of compounds containing carbon
  17. encomiastic formally expressing praise
  18. alchemistical of or relating to alchemists
  19. Inland Passage a naturally protected waterway from Seattle to Skagway in southeastern Alaska
  20. nonlinear distortion distortion that occurs when the output signal does not have a linear relation to the input signal