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Salutary: Helpful; wholesome; advantageous; useful.
Sang-froid: Coolness; indifference; freedom from emotion,
Schematic: Diagrammatic; relating to a scheme, diagram, or
Script: Handwriting; print in imitation of handwriting.
Scriptory; Written; expressed in writing.
Scrutinize; To observe closely; examine carefully.
Scrutiny: Careful observation or examination.
Secondary-automatic: Performed unconsciously from habit.
Semi-vocal: A voiced consonant.
Sense-organ; An organ-—such as the eye or ear, for instance
— that gives sensation when stimulated.
Sensory: Conveying or giving rise to sensation.
Sentient: Feeling; capable of feeling.
Septennial; Lasting or continuing for seven years.
Sepulchral; Relating to a sepulchre or tomb; hence deep,
grave, hollow in tone*
Sequence; Order; succession.
Sequent: Following; succeeding.
SexueHe aetiologle: Sexual aetiology; sexual causality; the
theory of sexual causes.
Sifettation: The act of sibilating or hissing; a hissing sound.
Simulant: One that simulates or mimics.
Simulate: To feign; imitate; counterfeit; mimic.
Simultaneous: Occurring at the same time.
Sobriquet: A nickname*
Soft palate: The soft part of the roof of the mouth; the pos-
terior part of the roof of the mouth.
Som»stlietic: Relating to general bodily sensations; relating
to " feeling."
Somatic; Relating to the body; bodily; corporeal,
SoinmunbuHc: In a hypnotic state — that state in which one is
conscious, but readily obedient to the hypnotist.