1. rudiments a statement of fundamental facts or principles
  2. Leeward Islands a group of islands in the eastern West Indies
  3. maltreatment cruel or inhumane treatment
  4. Tilia tomentosa large tree native to eastern Europe and Asia Minor having leaves with white tomentum on the under side; widely cultivated as an ornamental
  5. family Rhodymeniaceae a family of protoctist
  6. middle-ear deafness hearing loss due to problems with the bones of the middle ear
  7. railroad man an employee of a railroad
  8. milliradian a unit of angular distance equal to one thousandth of a radian
  9. ace of diamonds the ace in the diamond suit
  10. debridement surgical removal of foreign material and dead tissue from a wound in order to prevent infection and promote healing
  11. in demand greatly desired
  12. mistreatment the practice of regarding (someone or something) badly
  13. Rhadamanthus (Greek mythology) a judge of the dead in the underworld
  14. Chlamydomonadaceae green algae some of which are colored red by hematochrome
  15. compartmentalise separate into isolated compartments or categories
  16. diaper dermatitis dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants
  17. divertimento a musical composition in several movements
  18. Carya tomentosa smooth-barked North American hickory with 7 to 9 leaflets bearing a hard-shelled edible nut
  19. family Pseudomonodaceae rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria
  20. Edouard Manet French painter whose work influenced the impressionists