• 1. Aerodrome

    Aerodrome

    A landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport.

  • 2. Alienism

    Alienism

    The study and treatment of mental illness.

  • 3. Charabanc

    Charabanc

    A motor coach, esp. one used for sightseeing tours.

  • 4. Cyclogiro

    Cyclogiro

    An aircraft lifted and propelled by pivoted blades rotating parallel to roughly horizontal transverse axes.

  • 5. Drysalter

    Drysalter

    A dealer in certain chemical products, such as dyestuffs and gums, and in dried, tinned, or salted foods and edible oils.

  • 6. Fun Fur

    Fun Fur

    An inexpensive fur garment made from a common, easily obtainable source, such as rabbit, often dyed various colours, worn as an alternative to more expensive furs, such as mink.

  • 7. Stauroscope

    Stauroscope

    An optical instrument for studying the crystal structure of minerals under polarized light.

  • 8. Succedaneum

    Succedaneum

    Something that is used as a substitute, esp. any medical drug or agent that may be taken or prescribed in place of another.

  • 9. Supererogate

    Supererogate

    To do or perform more than is required.

  • 10. Wittol

    Wittol

    A man who tolerates his wife’s unfaithfulness.

  • 11. Woolfell

    Woolfell

    The skin of a sheep or similar animal with the fleece still attached.