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  1. carbohydrate loading a diet of foods high in starch that increases carbohydrate reserves in muscles
  2. carbohydrate an essential component of living cells and source of energy
  3. garboard plank the first wale laid next to the keel of a wooden ship
  4. corporate bond a bond issued by a corporation
  5. beta blocker any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
  6. carbon black a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
  7. real estate broker a person who is authorized to act as an agent for the sale of land
  8. heart block recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness caused by impaired conduction of the impulse that regulates the heartbeat
  9. storage locker a storage compartment for clothes and valuables
  10. choroid plexus a vascular plexus of the cerebral ventricles that regulate intraventricular pressure
  11. corporate finance the financial activities of corporation
  12. hydraulics the study of the mechanics of fluids
  13. carboxyl group the univalent radical -COOH
  14. writer's block an inability to write
  15. calcium-channel blocker any of a class of drugs that block the flow of the electrolyte calcium (either in nerve cell conduction or smooth muscle contraction of the heart); has been used in the treatment of angina or arrhythmia or hypertension or migraine
  16. carbonyl group the bivalent radical CO
  17. carte blanche complete freedom or authority to act
  18. Confederate rose Chinese shrub or small tree having white or pink flowers becoming deep red at night; widely cultivated; naturalized in southeastern United States
  19. moderate breeze wind moving 13-18 knots; 4 on the Beaufort scale
  20. corporate trust a consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service