Ulterior objector aim, an object or aim beyond that which is avowed.

(Ul*te"ri*or), n. Ulterior side or part. [R.] Coleridge.

(Ul*te"ri*or*ly), adv. More distantly or remotely.

(||Ul"ti*ma) a. [L., fem. ultimus last.] Most remote; furthest; final; last.

Ultima ratio[L.], the last reason or argument; the last resort.Ultima Thule. [L.] See Thule.

(Ul"ti*ma), n. [L., fem. of ultimus last.] (Gram. & Pros.) The last syllable of a word.

(Ul"ti*mate) a. [LL. ultimatus last, extreme, fr. L. ultimare to come to an end, fr. ultimus the farthest, last, superl. from the same source as ulterior. See Ulterior, and cf. Ultimatum.]

1. Farthest; most remote in space or time; extreme; last; final.

My harbor, and my ultimate repose.

Many actions apt to procure fame are not conductive to this our ultimate happiness.

1. (Anat.) The postaxial bone of the forearm, or branchium, corresponding to the fibula of the hind limb. See Radius.

2. (O. Eng. Law) An ell; also, a yard. Burrill.

(Ul"nage) n. [See Ulna, and cf. Alnage.] (Old Eng. Law) Measurement by the ell; alnage.

(Ul"nar) a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the ulna, or the elbow; as, the ulnar nerve.

(||Ul*na"re) n.; pl. Ulnaria [NL. See Ulna.] (Anat.) One of the bones or cartilages of the carpus, which articulates with the ulna and corresponds to the cuneiform in man.

(||U`lo*den"dron) n. [NL., fr. Gr. for whole + tree.] (Paleon.) A genus of fossil trees.

(||U`lo*na"ta) n. pl. [NL.] (Zoöl.) A division of insects nearly equivalent to the true Orthoptera.

(U*lot"ri*chan) a. (Anthropol.) Of or pertaining to the Ulotrichi.n. One of the Ulotrichi.

(||U*lot"ri*chi) n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. woolly-haired; woolly + hair.] (Anthropol.) The division of mankind which embraces the races having woolly or crispy hair. Cf. Leiotrichi.

(U*lot"ri*chous) a. (Anthropol.) Having woolly or crispy hair; — opposed to leiotrichous.

(Ul"ster) n. A long, loose overcoat, worn by men and women, originally made of frieze from Ulster, Ireland.

(Ul*te"ri*or) a. [L., comp. of ultra, ultro, beyond, on the other side, properly cases of an old adjective, formed with a comparative suffix, which is akin to OL. uls beyond, L. olim formerly, hereafter, orig., at that time, ille that, OL. olle, ollus. Cf. Outrage.]

1. Situated beyond, or on the farther side; thither; - - correlative with hither.

2. Further; remoter; more distant; succeeding; as, ulterior demands or propositions; ulterior views; what ulterior measures will be adopted is uncertain.

  By PanEris using Melati.

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