1. Education Department the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students); created 1979
  2. dictionary a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words
  3. inhuman treatment a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering
  4. diction the manner in which something is expressed in words
  5. sanitation department the department of local government responsible for collecting and disposing of garbage
  6. contentment happiness with one's situation in life
  7. discontentment a feeling of unhappiness with the present situation
  8. restriction fragment the fragment of DNA that is produced by cleaving DNA with a restriction enzyme
  9. elimination tournament a tournament in which losers are eliminated in successive rounds
  10. addition reaction a chemical reaction in which one molecule is added to another
  11. beauty treatment enhancement of someone's personal beauty
  12. shock treatment treatment of certain psychotic states by the administration of shocks that are followed by convulsions
  13. indictment an accusation of wrongdoing
  14. orthodontic treatment dental treatment that corrects irregularities of the teeth or of the relation of the teeth to surrounding anatomy; treatment is usually by braces or mechanical aids
  15. disconcertment anxious embarrassment
  16. ill-treatment cruel or inhumane treatment
  17. editorial department the department of a publishing business that edits material for publication
  18. advertising department the division of a business that is responsible for advertising
  19. insulin shock treatment the administration of sufficient insulin to induce convulsions and coma
  20. efficiency apartment a furnished apartment with a kitchenette and bathroom