1. ascesis rigorous self-denial and active self-restraint
  2. ecesis (ecology) the process by which a plant or animal becomes established in a new habitat
  3. assess estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of
  4. access the right to enter
  5. asepsis the process of inhibiting the growth and multiplication of microorganisms
  6. assizes the county courts of England
  7. assessor an official who evaluates property in order to tax it
  8. awesome inspiring admiration or wonder
  9. acerose narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves
  10. acidosis abnormally high acidity of the blood and other body tissues
  11. acetous tasting or smelling like vinegar
  12. acetose tasting or smelling like vinegar
  13. excess the state of being more than full
  14. Acinos plants closely allied to the genera Satureja and Calamintha
  15. accessory a supplementary component that improves capability
  16. assist give help; be of service
  17. abscess a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue
  18. accession the act of attaining a new office or right or position
  19. auxesis growth from increase in cell size without cell division
  20. osmosis diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane

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