The Meaning of h

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H

The seventh degree in the diatonic scale, being used by the Germans for B natural. See B.

Ha

interj.
An exclamation denoting surprise, joy, or grief. Both as uttered and as written, it expresses a great variety of emotions, determined by the tone or the context. When repeated, ha, ha, it is an expression of laughter, satisfaction, or triumph, sometimes of derisive laughter; or sometimes it is equivalent to \"Well, it is so.\"

Haaf

n.
The deepsea fishing for cod, ling, and tusk, off the Shetland Isles.

Haak

n.
A sea fish. See Hake.

Haar

n.
A fog; esp., a fog or mist with a chill wind.

Habeas corpus

A writ having for its object to bring a party before a court or judge; especially, one to inquire into the cause of a person's imprisonment or detention by another, with the view to protect the right to personal liberty; also, one to bring a prisoner into court to testify in a pending trial.

Habendum

n.
That part of a deed which follows the part called the premises, and determines the extent of the interest or estate granted; -- so called because it begins with the word Habendum.

Haberdash

v. i.
To deal in small wares.

Haberdasher

n.
A dealer in small wares, as tapes, pins, needles, and thread; also, a hatter.

Haberdasher

n.
A dealer in drapery goods of various descriptions, as laces, silks, trimmings, etc.

Haberdashery

n.
The goods and wares sold by a haberdasher; also (Fig.), trifles.

Haberdine

n.
A cod salted and dried.

Habergeon

n.
Properly, a short hauberk, but often used loosely for the hauberk.

Habilatory

a.
Of or pertaining to clothing; wearing clothes.

Habile

a.
Fit; qualified; also, apt.

Habiliment

n.
A garment; an article of clothing.

Habiliment

n.
Dress, in general.

Habilimented

a.
Clothed. Taylor (1630).

Habilitate

a.
Qualified or entitled.

Habilitate

v. t.
To fit out; to equip; to qualify; to entitle.
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