GLOSSARY 321 Distance-receptor: A sense that gives one knowledge of things at a distance — of things not actually touching the body. Distend: To stretch; swell; enlarge. Diversity: Difference; dissimilarity; variation. Divine: To ascertain; find out; guess. Doggerel: Having a loose, irregular measure. Dollar: Four shining and twopence. Dorsal: Relating to the back; posterior; behind. Draughts: Checkers. Draftsman: One that draws plans or designs. Dual: Double; consisting of two. Dubiety: Doubt. Dynamogenesis: The origin or production of nervous energy. Dynamometer: An instrument used for testing the strength of the hand-grasp. Dyslalia: Difficulty in speech; stammering. Dyspepsia: Indigestion; chronic indigestion. Ebullition: A state of agitation. Eclectic; Selective; picking out; taking here and there; made from what is selected from different systems. Bestacy: Rapture; enthusiasm; overpowering emotion; the state of being beside oneself. Educe: To call forth; draw out. If ace: To blot out; wipe out Effect: To cause; bring about; accomplish. Effluent: Outgoing; flowing out. Effusive: Gushing; pouring forth. Ego: The self; the subjective or mental self. Egregious: Remarkable; extreme. Bin Billet zmn ersten Rang: A ticket for the first circle. Ein Parkett-MUet: A ticket for the parquet; a ticket for the orchestra-stalls or the pit.