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- noun Plural form of
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One day the christeners of apartment-houses and the cognominators of sleeping-cars will meet, and there will be some jealous and sanguinary knifing.
O ye wise and revered ones, ye christeners of animals, I am willing, in my study, to make use -- but not undue use -- of your harsh terminology, with its conglomeration of syllables; but there is a danger of their leaving the sanctum and appearing before the public, which is always ready to show its lack of deference for terms that do not respect its ears.