1. Richard Strauss German composer of many operas
  2. recrudescence a return of something after a period of abatement
  3. recrudescent the revival of an unfortunate situation after a period of abatement
  4. coat stand an upright pole with pegs or hooks on which to hang clothing
  5. covered stand a stand at a racecourse or stadium consisting of tiers with rows of individual seats that are under a protective roof
  6. cruet-stand a stand for cruets containing various condiments
  7. Richard Starkey rock star and drummer for the Beatles (born in 1940)
  8. equidistant exactly as far from one point as from another
  9. record changer an automatic mechanical device on a record player that causes new records to be played without manual intervention
  10. contestant a person who participates in competitions
  11. grandstand a covered structure with tiers of seats for spectators
  12. record sleeve a sleeve for storing a phonograph record
  13. constant uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing
  14. Kurdistan an extensive geographical region in the Middle East to the south of the Caucasus
  15. protestant expressing opposition through action or words
  16. clandestine conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
  17. regardant looking backward
  18. take the stand give testimony in a court of law
  19. focal distance the distance from a lens to its focus
  20. understand know and comprehend the nature or meaning of