A washing or cleansing of the body,especially as part of a religious rite.
A recitation or recital,especially of prepared or memorized material.
A soft,grayish-yellow leather usually having a suede finish,once made from deerskins but now generally made from sheepskins.
A small,dry,one-seeded fruit of a cereal grass,having the fruit and the seed walls united.Also called caryopsis
A relatively small discrete particulate or crystalline mass
An optical phenomenon that creates the illusion of water,often with inverted reflections of distant objects,and results from distortion of light by alternate layers of hot and cool air.Also called fata morgana
Something illusory or insubstantial.
To jut out; project.See Synonyms at bulge
The place,position,or function properly or customarily occupied by another.