Rifle-bird, the Ptiloris paradiscus of Swainson, a native of New Holland. Ri/Ieman, a man ... To rig out a boom, to run out a pole upon the end of a yard or bowsprit to extend the foot of a sail. To rig in ... (rigmion, Fr.) A gayand . brisk dance, borrowed originally from Ia#39;rovcncc, in France, and performed in figure by a man and a woman. RIGATION ... Right hand is that generally used in manual labour; theanbsp;...
|Title||:||A New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language|
|Author||:||John Craig (lexicographer.)|