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Aleutian

relating to the Aleut; inhabitant of the Aleutian Islands

beefalo

cross between buffalo, or bison, and cattle, yields leaner meat

callowness

lacking adult maturity, immaturity

decrescendo

gradual decrease in force or loudness

in extenso

at full length

littoral

of or on a shore, especially a seashore

monofilament

single strand of fiber, such as nylon, used for fishing line

neolith

stone implement of the Neolithic Period

oubliette

dungeon with a trap door on the ceiling as its only entrance

quintessential

being the most typical

skipjack

1. tuna-like fish 2. any fish that jumps out of water 3. sailboat

transpontine

1. on the other side of a bridge 2. characteristic of melodramas once performed in London

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