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Derelict Der"e*lict, n. (Law)
(a) A thing voluntary abandoned or willfully cast away by
its proper owner, especially a ship abandoned at sea.
(b) A tract of land left dry by the sea, and fit for
cultivation or use.
Dereliction Der`e*lic"tion, n. [L. derelictio.]
1. The act of leaving with an intention not to reclaim or
resume; an utter forsaking abandonment.
Cession or dereliction, actual or tacit, of other
2. A neglect or omission as if by willful abandonment.
A total dereliction of military duties. --Sir W.
3. The state of being left or abandoned.
4. (Law) A retiring of the sea, occasioning a change of
high-water mark, whereby land is gained.
Poureliche Poure"liche`, adv.
Poorly. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Relicly Rel"ic*ly, adv.
In the manner of relics. [Obs.]
RelictRelict Rel"ict (-?kt), n. [L. relicta, fr. of relictus, p. p.
of relinquere to leave behind. See Relinquish.]
A woman whose husband is dead; a widow.
Eli dying without issue, Jacob was obliged by law to
marry his relict, and so to raise up seed to his
brother Eli. --South.
Relicted Re*lict"ed (r?-l?kt"?d), a. [L. relictus, p. p.]
Left uncovered, as land by recession of water. --Bouvier.
Reliction Re*lic"tion (r?-l?k"sh?n), n. [L. relictio a leaving
A leaving dry; a recession of the sea or other water, leaving
dry land; land left uncovered by such recession. --Burrill.
TartrelicTartrelic Tar*trel"ic, a. [From Tartar the chemical
Of, pertaining to, or designating, an anhydride, C4H4O5, of
tartaric acid, obtained as a white crystalline deliquescent
Meaning of Relic from wikipedia
- In religion, a relic usually consists
of the physical remains
of a saint
or the personal effects
of the saint
or venerated person preserved
- Relic Hunter
is a Canadian television
Anholt. It centers
Fox, a professor
who is also a globe-trotting...
- New Relic
is an American software analytics company based
in San Francisco, California. Lew Cirne founded
in 2008 and is the company's CEO...
Entertainment, re-branded as THQ Canada
2004 and 2013, is a Canadian video
game developer founded
in 1997. The studio specializes
of Constantine, for instance, is believed
to be identical
with a relic
of this form which
for several centuries
has been preserved
- The Relic
is a 1997 science
fiction-horror film directed
by Peter Hyams
on the best-selling novel Relic
by Douglas Preston
is a 1995 novel
by American authors Douglas Preston
Child, and the first
in the Special Agent Pendergast
series. As a techno-thriller...
- also variously known
as cosmic microwave background radiation
(CMBR) or "relic
radiation". The CMB is a faint cosmic background radiation filling
- The Sacred Relic
of the tooth
dhātuya) is venerated
in Sri Lanka
as a cetiya
" of Gautama
Buddha, on whose teachings
- "Mexico: Wild Buffalo" July 15, 2012 (2012-07-15) Hunting
a powerful living relic
from a bygone
era, Steven Rinella heads
into the mountains
of the Sonora...