1. database management creation and maintenance of a database
  2. disparaging expressive of low opinion
  3. talismanic possessing or believed to possess magic power especially protective power
  4. dismantling the act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)
  5. lace making the act or art of making handmade lace
  6. wall hanging decoration that is hung on a wall or over a window
  7. detailing an individualized description of a particular instance
  8. talisman a trinket thought to be a magical protection against evil
  9. Atlas Mountains a mountain range in northern Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara Desert; extends from southwestern Morocco to northern Tunisia
  10. policy-making concerned with policy, not administration
  11. discouraging depriving of confidence or hope or enthusiasm and hence often deterring action
  12. plasminogen an inactive form of plasmin that occurs in plasma and is converted to plasmin by organic solvents
  13. St. Elias Mountains a range of mountains between Alaska and the Yukon territory
  14. hotel manager an owner or manager of hotels
  15. challenging requiring full use of your abilities or resources
  16. bell ringing playing a set of bells that are (usually) hung in a tower
  17. damaging (sometimes followed by `to') causing harm or injury
  18. dismaying causing consternation
  19. steam engine external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
  20. dipsomaniac a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually