1. resistance any mechanical force that tends to slow or oppose motion
  2. baker's dozen the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one
  3. resuscitation reviving a person and returning them to consciousness
  4. Rosetta Stone a part of an inscribed granite stela that was originally about six feet tall and was set up in 196 BC; the inscriptions in hieroglyphics and Demotic and Greek gave the first clues to the decipherment of Egyptian hieroglyphics
  5. persistence continuing or repeating behavior
  6. persistent stubbornly unyielding
  7. Pleistocene from two million to 11 thousand years ago
  8. resistance unit the reciprocal of conductance
  9. desensitizing making less susceptible or sensitive to either physical or emotional stimuli
  10. precious stone a precious or semiprecious stone incorporated into a piece of jewelry
  11. long dozen the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one
  12. resistible capable of being resisted or withstood or frustrated
  13. resistor an electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current
  14. citizen a native or naturalized member of a state
  15. resuscitate cause to regain consciousness
  16. Crohn's disease a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss
  17. resistive disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
  18. noncitizen a person who comes from a foreign country
  19. Reye's syndrome acquired encephalopathy following acute viral infections (especially influenza or chicken pox) in young children; characterized by fever, vomiting, disorientation, coma, and fatty infiltration of the liver
  20. diseased person a person suffering from an illness