1. acanthus any plant of the genus Acanthus having large spiny leaves and spikes or white or purplish flowers; native to Mediterranean region but widely cultivated
  2. Acanthaceae widely distributed herbs and shrubs and trees
  3. acanthous shaped like a spine or thorn
  4. conduce be conducive to
  5. contuse injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of
  6. aconite any of various usually poisonous plants of the genus Aconitum having tuberous roots and palmately lobed leaves and blue or white flowers
  7. context the set of facts or circumstances that surround a situation
  8. content satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
  9. concede give over
  10. Oecanthus tree crickets
  11. condone excuse, overlook, or make allowances for
  12. acanthocyte an abnormal red blood cell that has thorny projections of protoplasm
  13. countess female equivalent of a count or earl
  14. raconteur a person skilled in telling anecdotes
  15. acquainted having fair knowledge of
  16. jaconet a lightweight cotton cloth with a smooth and slightly stiff finish; used for clothing and bandages
  17. account a record or narrative description of past events
  18. Aconitum genus of poisonous plants of temperate regions of northern hemisphere with a vaulted and enlarged petal
  19. contempt lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike
  20. acantha any sharply pointed projection