1. peritoneal inflammation inflammation of the peritoneum
  2. assistant foreman a member of a work gang who supervises the other workers
  3. inside information true confidential information
  4. intelligence information secret information about an enemy (or potential enemy)
  5. insider information important information about the plans or condition of a corporation that has not been released to the public; use for personal profit is illegal
  6. Protestant Reformation a religious movement of the 16th century that began as an attempt to reform the Roman Catholic Church and resulted in the creation of Protestant churches
  7. myocardial inflammation inflammation of the myocardium
  8. nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids
  9. spontaneous generation a hypothetical organic phenomenon by which living organisms are created from nonliving matter
  10. inflammation the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
  11. floating-point notation a radix numeration system in which the location of the decimal point is indicated by an exponent of the radix; in the floating-point representation system, 0.0012 is represented as 0.12-2 where -2 is the exponent
  12. confidential information an indication of potential opportunity
  13. anti-inflammatory a medicine intended to reduce swelling
  14. standing ovation enthusiastic recognition
  15. cost-pull inflation inflation caused by an increase in the costs of production
  16. fixed-point notation a radix numeration system in which the location of the decimal point is fixed by convention
  17. resistance thermometer thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the resistance of a spiral of platinum wire
  18. disinformation misinformation that is deliberately disseminated in order to influence or confuse rivals (foreign enemies or business competitors etc.)
  19. sustentation the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
  20. Scandinavian nation any one of the countries occupying Scandinavia