1. Brooks United States literary critic and historian (1886-1963)
  2. proxy a person authorized to act for another
  3. Broca French anthropologist who studied the craniums and brains of different races of people; remembered for his discovery that articulate speech depends on an area of the brain now known as Broca's area (1824-1880)
  4. process a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  5. purchase acquire by means of a financial transaction
  6. Brockhouse Canadian physicist who bounced neutron beams off of atomic nuclei to study the structure of matter (1918-2003)
  7. fracas a noisy quarrel
  8. paroicous having male and female reproductive organs separate in a single gametoecium
  9. brocade thick expensive material with a raised pattern
  10. precocious characterized by exceptionally early development
  11. crocus any of numerous low-growing plants of the genus Crocus having slender grasslike leaves and white or yellow or purple flowers; native chiefly to the Mediterranean region but widely cultivated
  12. sarcasm witty language used to convey insults or scorn
  13. procure get by special effort
  14. Procnias bellbirds
  15. Budorcas gnu goats
  16. prox in or of the next month after the present
  17. precast of structural members especially of concrete
  18. bookcase a piece of furniture with shelves for storing books
  19. pro-choice advocating a woman's right to control her own body
  20. briefcase a case with a handle; for carrying papers or files or books