1. Admiral Byrd explorer and United States naval officer
  2. waste-paper basket a container with an open top
  3. wastepaper basket a container with an open top
  4. acid-base balance the normal equilibrium between acids and alkalis in the body
  5. acid-base equilibrium the normal equilibrium between acids and alkalis in the body
  6. primrose path a life of ease and pleasure
  7. accrual basis a method of accounting in which each item is entered as it is earned or incurred regardless of when actual payments are received or made
  8. Missouri primrose evening-opening primrose of south central United States
  9. army base a large base of operations for an army
  10. primarily for the most part
  11. Emily Post United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)
  12. primary tooth one of the first temporary teeth of a young mammal
  13. Caprimulgidae goatsuckers
  14. acidophilous especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium
  15. primary cell an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
  16. acidophilus a bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement probiotics
  17. acid precipitation rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when industrial gas emissions (especially sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides) combine with water
  18. family Primulaceae a dicotyledonous family of the order Primulales with a regular flower; widely distributed in the northern hemisphere
  19. osteoblast a cell from which bone develops
  20. primary care the medical care received on first contact with the medical system (before being referred elsewhere)

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