1. descriptive linguistics a description (at a given point in time) of a language with respect to its phonology and morphology and syntax and semantics without value judgments
  2. prescriptive linguistics an account of how a language should be used instead of how it is actually used; a prescription for the `correct' phonology and morphology and syntax and semantics
  3. unidentified flying object an flying object whose nature is unknown
  4. Asiatic flying squirrel nocturnal rodent of Asia having furry folds of skin between forelegs and hind legs enabling it to move by gliding leaps
  5. electronic database a database that can be accessed by computers
  6. Distinguished Flying Cross a United States Air Force decoration for heroism while participating in an aerial flight
  7. Thomas the doubting Apostle the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
  8. pass with flying colors succeed at easily
  9. department of linguistics the academic department responsible for teaching and research in linguistics
  10. antifouling paint a paint used to protect against the accumulation of barnacles etc. on underwater surfaces
  11. Julian the Apostate Roman Emperor and nephew of Constantine
  12. guilt feelings remorse caused by feeling responsible for some offense
  13. acute schizophrenic episode schizophrenia of abrupt onset and relatively short duration
  14. static electricity electricity produced by friction
  15. Psidium littorale longipes small tropical shrubby tree bearing deep red oval fruit
  16. Australian capital the capital of Australia; located in southeastern Australia
  17. First Duke of Wellington British general and statesman
  18. dangling participle a word or phrase that modifies an unintended word or phrase
  19. neglectfulness the trait of neglecting responsibilities and lacking concern
  20. meat-packing business wholesale packaging of meat for future sale