1. Jacques Monod French biochemist who (with Francois Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976)
  2. Equus hemionus Asiatic wild ass
  3. acquirement an ability that has been acquired by training
  4. Yucca filamentosa yucca with long stiff leaves having filamentlike appendages
  5. assessment the act of judging a person or situation or event
  6. Anaximenes a presocratic Greek philosopher and associate of Anaximander who believed that all things are made of air in different degrees of density (6th century BC)
  7. agreement harmony of people's opinions, actions, or characters
  8. amusement an activity that is diverting and that holds the attention
  9. augmented added to or made greater in amount or number or strength
  10. equipment an instrumentality needed for an undertaking
  11. jumentous smelling strongly like a beast of burden
  12. Augmentin an antibiotic
  13. accentor small sparrow-like songbird of mountainous regions of Eurasia
  14. elements violent or severe weather
  15. augment enlarge or increase
  16. experimental of the nature of or undergoing a trial
  17. experimenter a research worker who conducts experiments
  18. Osmanthus widely distributed genus of evergreen shrubs or trees of southern United States and Middle East and China and Japan
  19. appeasement the act of acceding to demands
  20. accruement the act of accumulating

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