1. sanctimonious excessively or hypocritically pious
  2. ominous threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments
  3. linked genes any pair of genes that tend to be transmitted together
  4. praying mantis the common mantis
  5. plank down drop heavily
  6. Placido Domingo Spanish operatic tenor noted for performances in operas by Verdi and Puccini (born in 1941)
  7. plankton aggregate of small organisms that float or drift in water
  8. blancmange a sweet milk pudding thickened with gelatin or cornstarch
  9. planktonic of or relating to plankton
  10. lengthiness amount or degree or range to which something extends
  11. plunk down set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise
  12. plonk down drop heavily
  13. blankness the state of being blank; void; emptiness
  14. randomness the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan
  15. palingenesis emergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species
  16. spring to mind be remembered
  17. leguminous relating to or consisting of legumes
  18. belaying pin a wood or metal bar to which a rope can be secured
  19. boiling point the temperature at which a liquid boils at sea level
  20. black diamond an inferior dark diamond used in industry for drilling and polishing