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GENERAL HISTORY OF VIRGINIA VOCABULARY

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Pinnace
A small sailing ship.
Aqua Vitae
Brandy.
Pilfer
To steal.
Palisades
Large, pointed stakes set in the ground to form a fence used for defense,
Conceits
Strange or fanciful ideas.
Untoward
Stubborn.
Divers
Several.
Galled
Wounded.
Demiculverins
Large Cannons
Combustion
Tumult.
Mollified
to soften in feeling or temper
Peril
a state of danger involving risk
Loath
unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom
Sundry
miscellaneous unspecified objects
Recompense
the act of compensating for service or loss or injury