1. autopsy an examination and dissection of a dead body
  2. ADPS a system of one or more computers and associated software with common storage
  3. adipose composed of animal fat
  4. Oedipus (Greek mythology) a tragic king of Thebes who unknowingly killed his father Laius and married his mother Jocasta; the subject of the drama `Oedipus Rex' by Sophocles
  5. autobus a vehicle carrying many passengers
  6. dubious fraught with uncertainty or doubt
  7. wood ibis any of several Old World birds of the genus Ibis
  8. adept having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
  9. wood pussy American musteline mammal typically ejecting an intensely malodorous fluid when startled; in some classifications put in a separate subfamily Mephitinae
  10. eighties the decade from 1980 to 1989
  11. otitis inflammation of the ear
  12. at peace dead
  13. Atticus atlas moth
  14. octopus bottom-living cephalopod having a soft oval body with eight long tentacles
  15. steps the course along which a person has walked or is walking in
  16. Ictiobus buffalo fishes
  17. atop on, to, or at the top
  18. atopy an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact
  19. stops a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
  20. adapt make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose