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iamatology
n. - medical study of remedies.
 
iatric(al)
adj. - medical. iatraliptics, n. medical treatment by rubbing with oil. iatrochemistry, n. application of chemistry to medical theory and treatment. iatrogenic, adj. applied to a disease or condition induced in a patient by a doctor or medical treatment. iatrology, n. medical science or treatise. iatrotechnics, n. practical therapeutics.
 
iatromisia
n. - dislike of doctors
 
ichnite
n. - fossil footprint.
 
ichnogram
n. - a footprint
 
ichnography
n. - map; ground plan; making of maps and plans. ichnographic(al), adj.
 
ichnology
n. - geological study of fossil footprints. ichnomancy, n. divination by footprints.
 
ichor
n. - watery fluid discharged from wound; fluid supposed to fill veins of Greek and Latin gods. ichorous, adj. ichorrhoea, n. discharge of pus-like fluid.
 
ichthus, ichthys
n. - amulet or talismanic carving in shape of fish. ichthyic, adj. pertaining to fishes. ichthyism, n. fish-poisoning. ichthyofauna, n. fish life of region. ichthyography n. treatise on fishes. ichthyoid, adj. fish-like. ichthyolatry, n. worship of fishes. ichthyolite, n. fossil fish. ichthyology, n. study of fishes. ichthyomorphic, adj. fish-shaped. ichthyophagy, n. eating of fish. ichthyophagist, n. ichthyornis, n. toothed fossil bird of America. ichthyosaur(us), n. large fossil marine reptile. ichthyosis, n. congenital disease characterized by thickened, scaly skin. ichthyotoxism, n. fish-poisoning.
 
ichthyomancy
n. - fortunetelling with fish offal
 
iconolagny
n. - sexual stimulation from pictures or statues
 
icteric
adj. - pertaining to jaundice; n. remedy for jaundice. icterine, icteritious, icteritous, adj. yellowish. icteroid, adj. like jaundice; yellow. icterus, n. jaundice.
 
ictus
n. - stress in verse; Medicine, fit; sudden pulsation or stroke. ictic, adj.
 
ideate
v. - form ideas; imagine; conceive. ideation, n. ideational, ideative, adj.
 
idee fixe
phr. - a fixed, obsessive idea; unyielded notion, conviction or focus
 
idem per idem
phr. - the same by the same: describing an allusion,illustration, or reference that adds nothing to the understandingof a matter
 
idem sonans
phr. - sounding the same: the principle in law that themisspelling of a word or name in a case, contract, etc., doesnot invalidate the document
 
ideogeny
n. - study of origin of ideas. ideogenetic, adj. initiating ideas. ideogenical, adj. ideogenous, adj. of mental origin.
 
ideogram, ideograph
n. - symbol in picture-writing representing idea of thing; any symbol universally recognized. ideography, n.
 
ideopraxist
n. - one who puts ideas into practice
 
idioblast
n. - isolated cell differing greatly from surrounding cells or tissue. idioblastic, adj.
 
idiochromatic
adj. - having characteristic coloration.
 
idiocrasy, idiocrasis
n. - constitutional peculiarity. idiocratic, adj.
 
idioelectric(al)
adj. - able to be electrified by friction.
 
idioglossia
n. - secret speech or language, especially invented by children; psychological condition in which speech is so distorted as to be unintelligible.
 
idiograph
n. - trademark. idiographic(al), adj. pertaining to or dealing with the individual or unique.
 
idiolalia
n. - mental state characterized by use of inventedlanguage
 
idiolalla
n. - crazy condition in which the victim makes up his own language
 
idiomorphic, idiomorphous
adj. - having its own peculiar or proper form.
 
idiopathy
n. - peculiar characteristic; disease not caused by another. idiopathetic, idiopathic(al), adj.
 
idioplasm
n. - part of protoplasm bearing hereditary characteristics; germ plasm. idioplasmatic, idioplasmic, adj.
 
idiospasm
n. - localized cramp. idiospastic, adj.
 
idiothermous, idiothermic
adj. - warm-blooded. idiothermy, n.
 
idioticon
n. - a dialect dictionary
 
idolothyte
adj.,n. - (sacrifice) offered to idol. idolothytic, adj.
 
idolum
n. - (pl. -la) phantom; fallacy.
 
idoneous
adj. - apt; suitable
 
ignavia
n. - idleness; laziness
 
ignavy, ignavia
n. - laziness.
 
ignis fatuus
n. - (pl. ignes fatui ) 'foolish fire'; light produced over marshland; will-o-the wisp; any misleading idea or thing.
 
ignoratio elenchi
phr. - ignorance of the refutation: the fallacy ofarguing astray from the point at issue; stressing or 'proving'what is irrelevant
 
ignoscency
n. - forgiveness; a forgiving nature
 
ignotum per ignotius
phr. - the unknown (explained) by means of the more unknown: an annoyingly obscure explanation
 
ileum
n. - last part of small intestine. ileac, adj. ileitis, n. inflammation of ileum. ileus, n. complete obstruction of intestine.
 
ilium
n. - (pl. ilia) bone forming part of pelvis; hip bone. iliac, adj. pertaining to the loins. iliacus, n. flexor muscle of thigh.
 
illachrymable
adj. - unable to cry
 
illaqueate
v. - to catch or trap
 
illation
n. - inference; act of inferring. illative, a.; n. such word (as therefore).
 
illeism
n. - affected or excessive use of the third-person pronoun'he' or 'one', esp. in reference to oneself
 
illicitator
n. - an auctioneer's shill
 
illinition
n. - act of rubbing on.
 
illocutionary
adj. - pertaining to or describing an utterance that,reflecting the speaker's emotions, conveys more or something otherthan its literal meaning, such as a question implyingdissatisfaction
 
illutation
n. - a mud bath
 
illuvium
n. - (pl. -iums, -ia) material removed from soil layer by rainwater and deposited in lower layer. illuvial, adj. illuviate, v.i. undergo illuviation. illuviation, n. accumulation of illuvium.
 
imago
n. - (pl. -goes, -gines ), adult form of insect.
 
imbat
n. - periodical cool wind of Cyprus and Levant.
 
imbonity
n. - lack of good qualities
 
imbreviate
v. - draw up as a brief; enrol.
 
imbricate
adj. - overlapping; v.i. & t. be or make imbricate. imbrication, n. intricacy. imbricative, adj.
 
imbrue
v. - dye; soak.
 
imbrute
v. - degrade; become brutish.
 
immanent
adj. - indwelling; inherent; all-pervading. immanence, n.
 
immarcescible
adj. - indestructible
 
immeability
n. - state of being impassable or lacking power to pass.
 
immerd
v. - to cover with excrement
 
immerge
v. - plunge in; immerse oneself in something. immergence, n.
 
imminution
n. - diminution.
 
immorigerous
adj. - rude, boorish
 
immortelle
n. - everlasting dried flower.
 
immund
adj. - unclean; foul; filthy
 
immunoassay
n. - determination of presence and quantity of a substance through its action as an antigen.
 
immure
v. - imprison; entomb.
 
impacable
adj. - not pacifiable.
 
impactite
n. - slag-like glassy object found on surface of the earth, probably formed from rock melted by the impact of a meteor.
 
impanation
n. - introduction or embodiment of Christ's body in Communion bread. impanate, adj.
 
imparity
n. - disparity. imparisyllabic, n. & a. (word) having different number of syllables in different cases.
 
impasto
n. - application of pigment thickly, in painting; such pigment.
 
impavid
adj. - not afraid; fearless; undaunted
 
impeccant
adj. - sinless
 
impecunious
adj. - poor. impecuniosity, n.
 
impennate
adj. - flightless; pertaining to penguins; n. penguin.
 
imperator
n. - commander, ruler.
 
imperdible
adj. - incapable of being lost
 
imperscriptible
adj. - not recorded.
 
impetigo
n. - pustulous skin disease. impetiginous, adj.
 
impetrate
v. - ask for; obtaining by asking. impetration, n. impetrator, n. impetrative, adj.
 
impignorate
v. - mortgage; pawn;, adj. pawned. impignoration, n.
 
impinguate
v. - to fatten
 
impostumate, imposthumate
v. - form or inflict an abscess. impostumation, n.
 
imprecate
v. - pray for (evil); curse. imprecation, n. imprecatory, adj.
 
improcreant
adj. - sexually impotent.
 
improlificate
v. - to impregnate
 
impropriate
v. - transfer (ecclesiastical revenue) to layman. impropriation, impropriator, impropriatrix, n.
 
impudicity
n. - shamelessness.
 
in camera
phr. - 'in private chamber'; in secret; in private.
 
in esse
adj. - 'in existence'.
 
in invidiam
phr. - in ill-will or to excite prejudice
 
in malam partem
phr. - in bad part: in a bad sense
 
in media res
phr. - in the middle of the thing, or directly into thecourse of a story of plot without any preliminaries
 
in posse
adj. - 'in possibility'.
 
inamorato
n. - (fem. -ta) lover; beloved person.
 
inaniloquent
adj. - loquacious, windy, garrulous
 
inanition
n. - emptiness; starvation; exhaustion.
 
incalescent
adj. - becoming warm or warmer. incalescence, incalescency, n.
 
incanous
adj. - covered with soft white hairs.
 
incardinate
v. - make cardinal; receive (priest) from another diocese.
 
incarnadine
adj. - crimson; flesh-colored; v.t. dye crimson.
 
inconcinnity
n. - unsuitableness; ineptitude
 
incondite
adj. - crude, unfinished
 
inconnu
n. - (fem. -ue) unknown person; stranger.
 
incrassate
v. - to make or become thick or thicker; to thicken;inspissate
 
increpation
n. - criticism, censure
 
incretion
n. - internal secretion; hormone. incretionary, incretory, adj.
 
incroyable
n. - fop.
 
incruental
adj. - bloodless
 
inculcate
v. - impress on mind by frequent repetition. inculcation, n. inculcative, inculcatory, adj.
 
inculpate
v. - to blame, accuse, incriminate
 
incunabula
n. - (sing. -lum) early printed books, especially printed before AD 1500; any early or beginning period. incunabulist, n. student of these. incunabular, adj.
 
incuse
adj.,n. - (impression, especially on coin) stamped in.
 
indaba
n. - palaver; conference.
 
indagate
v. - investigate. indagation, indagator, n.indagative, adj.
 
Index Librorum Prohibitorum
phr. - 'list of forbidden books' of the Roman Catholic Church. Index Expurgatorius, list of books allowed only in expurgated form.
 
indictum sit
phr. - let it be unsaid
 
indite
v. - compose; write down; describe. inditement, n.
 
indoles
n. - inherent disposition.
 
induciae
n. -pl. pl. armistice.
 
indue
v. - put on; assume; endow; supply.
 
indumentum
n. - (pl. -ta, -ums) thick, woolly or hairy covering.
 
indurate
v. - harden. induration, n. indurative, adj.
 
indurated
adj. - obstinate, hardened, unyielding, made unfeeling
 
ineluctable
adj. - inevitable; irresistable
 
inenerrable
adj. - indescribable
 
inerm(ous)
adj. - Botany, without prickles.
 
inexpugnable
adj. - that cannot be taken by assault or storm; unconquerable; impregnable
 
inexsuperable
adj. - insurmountable, impassable
 
infandous
adj. - too horrible to mention, unspeakably awful
 
infandous
n. - something so bad it should never be mentioned
 
infarct
n. - portion of dead and scarred tissue in an organ resulting from congestion or blockage of a blood vessel serving it. infarction, n.
 
inferiae
n. -pl. pl. sacrifices to beings of underworld.
 
infeudation
n. - granting of feoff; transfer of tithes to layman.
 
inficete
adj. - dull, unfunny, deadly serious, humorless
 
inflorescence
n. - flowering; arrangement of flowers in a plant; flower cluster or head. inflorescent, adj.
 
infracaninophile
n. - champion of the underdog
 
infract
v. - infringe. infraction, n. violation, especially of law.
 
infucation
n. - putting on make-up
 
infumate(d)
adj. - blackish; smoky.
 
infundibular, infundibulate
adj. - funnel-shaped. infundibuliform, adj. infundibulum, n. (pl. -la) Anatomy, funnel- shaped part.
 
infuscate(d)
adj. - brownish; obscured.
 
infusoria
n. -pl. pl. (sing, -ian) class of protozoa found in water. infusorial, infusorian, adj. infusoriform, infusorioid, adj. like an infusorian.
 
ingannation
n. - deception; fraud
 
ingeminate
v. - repeat; reiterate; to emphasize by repetition
 
ingle
n. - fire in a fireplace
 
ingler
n. - crooked horse breeder
 
ingluvies
n. - bird's crop. ingluvial, adj.
 
ingluvious
adj. - gluttonous
 
ingravescent
adj. - continually becoming more severe.
 
ingravidate
v. - to impregnate
 
inguinal
adj. - pertaining to or near the groin.
 
ingurgitate
v. - swallow up; guzzle. ingurgitation, n.
 
ingustable
adj. - tasteless
 
inhere
v. -i. belong intimately and by nature; be a part of. inhesion, inherence, n. inherent, adj. innate; fixed; settled; constituting an inseparable part or attribute.
 
inhume
v. - bury. inhumation, n.
 
iniquitous
adj. - unjust; wicked. iniquity, n.
 
innascible
adj. - without a beginning
 
innoxious
adj. - harmless.
 
inopinate
adj. - unexpected.
 
inosculate
v. - unite; combine; blend. inosculation, n.
 
inquiline
adj. - living in another's nest or dwelling; n. such animal. inquilinism, inquilinity, n. inquilinous, adj.
 
inquinate
v. - to corrupt
 
insalubrious
adj. - unhealthy, deleterious
 
insapory
adj. - tasteless
 
inscenation
n. - mise en scène.
 
insolate
v. - expose to sunlight. insolation, n. such exposure; sunstroke; medical treatment by sun-bathing; radiation from sun.
 
insouciance
n. - indifference; carefreeness. insouciant, adj.
 
instauration
n. - restoration to former excellence. instaurator, n.
 
insufflate
v. - blow on or into; breathe upon. insufflation, n. insufflator, n.
 
insulse
adj. - tasteless, flat, insipid
 
insusurration
n. - whispering in the ear; insinuation
 
intarsia
n. - pattern of inlaid wood; art of making such patterns. intarsiate, adj.
 
intellection
n. - superhuman knowledge; act or exercise of intellect; synecdoche.
 
intemerate
adj. - undefiled.
 
intempestive
adj. - inopportune; out of season. intempestivity, n.
 
intenerate
v. - soften. inteneration, n.
 
intension
n. - intensity; intensification; exertion of mind or will; Logic, properties implied by a concept or term.
 
inter alia
phr. - among other things
 
inter se
phr. - 'among themselves'.
 
interamnian
adj. - between rivers.
 
intercalary
adj. - inserted in the calendar; bissextile; leap (year); interpolated. intercalate, v. intercalation, n.
 
intercalation
n. - an insertion or interposing, as of a word between other words in a sentence
 
intercardinal
adj.,n. - (point) half-way between two cardinal points of compass.
 
interciliary
adj. - between eyebrows.
 
intercolline
adj. - between hills.
 
intercosmic
adj. - between or among stars.
 
intercostal
adj. - between ribs.
 
interdigitate
v. - to interlace the fingers
 
interfenestral
adj. - between windows. interfenestration, n. such distance.
 
interfluvial
adj. - between two rivers flowing in same direction. interfluve, n. such area.
 
intergern
v. - to snarl back
 
interjacent
adj. - situated between; intervening. interjacence, interjacency, n.
 
interlunar
adj. - pertaining to period between old and new moon. interlunation, n. such period; interval of darkness.
 
internecion
n. - mutual destruction
 
internuncio
n. - go-between; papal emissary.
 
interoceptor
n. - sensory receptor responding to stimuli arising within the body, especially the viscera. interoceptive, adj.
 
interosculate
v. - intermix; have common biological characteristics. interosculant, adj. intersecting. interosculation, n.
 
interpellate
v. - arraign or question for explanation. interpellant, adj. interrupting; n. person interpellating. interpellation, n. interpellating; interruption. interpellator, n.
 
interpellation
n. - a formal questioning or challenging regardingan action or policy
 
intersilient
adj. - suddenly emerging in the midst of something
 
intertessellation
n. - complicated interrelationship.
 
intertonic
adj. - between accented sounds or syllables.
 
intertrigo
n. - inflammation of skin caused by friction between moist surfaces. intertriginous, adj.
 
intima
n. - (pl. -ae ) Anatomy, inner lining of organ or vessel.
 
intorsion
n. - twisting, twining. intort, v.i.
 
intrados
n. - interior curve of arch
 
intravasation
n. - Medicine, entrance of externally formed matter into vessels.
 
intra-vitam
adj. - during life.
 
introit
n. - psalm or hymn chanted at approach to altar of celebrant priest; first part of Roman Catholic Mass.
 
introjection
n. - incorporation of external ideas and attitudes into one's own personality. introject, v.
 
intromit
v. - insert; admit. intromission, n. intromittent, adj.
 
introrse
adj. - inward facing.
 
inula
n. - elecampane. inulaceous, inuloid, adj. like inula.
 
inunct
v. - anoint. inunction, n. act of anointing; ointment; rubbing of ointment into skin. inunctum, n. lanolin ointment.
 
inusitate
adj. - obsolete
 
invaginate
v. - sheathe; infold; draw part of tube, etc., inside other part. invagination, n. act of invaginating; part invaginated; intussusception.
 
inveterate
adj. - confirmed; long-established. inveteracy, n.
 
invination
n. - inclusion or embodiment of blood of Christ in Communion wine.
 
inviscate
v. - make sticky; entrap with sticky substance. inviscation, n.
 
invita minerva
phr. - minerva being unwilling: without any naturaltalent or inspiration
 
involucre
n. - covering, especially whorl of bracts in plant. involucral, adj. like an involucre. involucrate, adj. having an involucre.
 
involute
adj. - curved spirally inwards; complicated. involution, n.
 
invultuation
n. - stabbing of wax image of person to be injured as form of witchcraft.
 
iodoform
n. - antiseptic made from iodine and alcohol. iodotherapy, n. medical treatment with iodine.
 
ipse dixit
phr. - he himself has said (it): an unsupported assertion, or a presumption bearing no evidence of its truth or validity
 
ipsedixitism
n. - dogmatism
 
ipseity
n. - selfhood.
 
ipsism
n. - masturbation
 
ipsissima verba
phr. - the very words
 
iracund
adj. - easily provoked, quick-tempered, irascible
 
irade
n. - Muslim edict, especially sultan's decree.
 
irascent
adj. - becoming angry. irascible, adj. easily angered; irritable. irascibility, n.
 
iridic
adj. - containing iridium; pertaining to iris of eye.
 
iridology
n. - diagnosis based on examining iris of eye. iridologist, n.
 
irisation
n. - iridescence. iriscope, n. apparatus producing iridescence.
 
iritis
n. - inflammation of iris of eye. iritic, adj.
 
irredenta
adj. - 'unredeemed'; applied to part of country under another's rule. irredential, adj. irredentism, n. policy of attempting to recover such region to country that has lost it. irredentist, n.
 
irrefragable
adj. - indisputable; unbreakable.
 
irrefrangible
adj. - that cannot or should not be broken; inviolable
 
irremeable
adj. - allowing of no return; irrevocable.
 
irreptitious
adj. - creeping stealthily
 
irrumation
n. - fellatio
 
irrupt
v. -i. burst in; enter violently. irruption, n. irruptive, adj.
 
isagoge
n. - introduction. isagogic(al), adj. isagogics, n. introductory study of Bible.
 
isagogic
adj. - introductory
 
isallobar
n. - line on map passing through all places with equal changes in pressure over a certain period.
 
isanemone
n. - line on map connecting all places with same wind velocity.
 
isarithm
n. - line on map passing through places of same density of population.
 
ischialgia
n. - sciatica. ischialgic, adj.
 
ischidrosis
n. - suppression of perspiration.
 
ischium
n. - (pl. -ia) bone forming base of each half of pelvis.
 
isinglass
n. - form of gelatine made from fishes' air bladders; agar-agar.
 
isobath
n. - line of map passing through all points of equal depth below water.
 
isocheim
n. - line on map passing through all places with same average winter temperature. isocheimal, isocheimenal, isocheimic, adj.
 
isochronous
adj. - lasting equal time; recurring at equal intervals. isochronal, isochronic(al), adj. isochronize, v. isochronism, n. isochronon, n. chronometer.
 
isochroous
adj. - of uniform color.
 
isoclinal
adj.,n. - (line on map passing through all places) with same magnetic dip; having equal inclination. isoclinic, adj.
 
isocracy
n. - equal rule; possession of equal power by all. isocrat, n. isocratic, adj.
 
isocryme
n. - isotherm for coldest period of year. isocrymal, isocrymic, adj.
 
isodiabatic
adj. - pertaining to equal heat transmission.
 
isodynamic
adj. - pertaining to or having equal force. isodynamia, n.
 
isogenesis
n. - sameness of origin. isogenetic,, isogenic, isogenous, adj. isogeny, n.
 
isogeotherm
n. - line connecting points of equal temperature below the earth's surface.
 
isogloss
n. - a line of a dialect map delimiting localities in which some feature of speech is found. isoglossal, adj.
 
isogonal
adj. - having equal angles. isogonic, a.; n. line on map passing through all places with same magnetic declination.
 
isography
n. - imitation of other person's hand-writing. isographic(al), adj.
 
isohel
n. - line on map passing through all places with same hours of sunshine.
 
isohyet
n. - line on map passing through all places with same rainfall. isohyetal, adj.
 
isokeraunic
adj.,n. - (line on map connecting places) with equal or simultaneous occurrence of thunderstorms.
 
isomer
n. - compound of same elements in same proportions by weight as another, but having different structure and properties. isomeric, adj. isomerize, v. isomerism, n. isomerous, adj. having same number of parts, peculiarities, etc.
 
isonomy
n. - equality of legal rights. isonomic, isonomous, adj.
 
isonym
n. - word of same derivation or form as another; cognate word. isonymic, adj. isonymy, n.
 
isopiestic
adj. - isobar(ic)
 
isopleth
n. - line on map passing through places with same numerical values for a meteorological feature.
 
isopolity
n. - equality of political rights. isopolitical, adj.
 
isopsephic
adj. - numerically equal. isopsephism, n.
 
isopycnic
adj.,n. - (line passing through points) of equal density.
 
isorropic
adj. - of equal value.
 
isoseismal
adj.,n. - (line on map passing through places) of same intensity of earthquake shock. isoseismic(al), adj.
 
isostasy
n. - state of equilibrium due to equal pressure on all sides. isostatic, adj.
 
isothere
n. - isotherm for average summer temperature. isotheral, adj.
 
isotron
n. - device for separating isotopes.
 
ithyphallic
adj. - indecent; pertaining to verse line of three trochees.
 
ixiodic
adj. - pertaining or due to ticks. ixiodian, ixiodid, n. & a. (pertaining to) a tick.
 
izles
n. - sparks and soot coming out of a chimney
 
izzard
n. - ancient word for the letter Z
 

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