1. assisted suicide suicide of a terminally ill person that involves an assistant who serves to make dying as painless and dignified as possible
  2. poster child a child afflicted by some disease or deformity whose picture is used on posters to raise money for charitable purposes
  3. assisted having help; often used as a combining form
  4. assistant a person who contributes to the furtherance of an effort
  5. foster child a child who is raised by foster parents
  6. stepchild a child of your spouse by a former marriage
  7. assistance the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need
  8. foster-child a child who is raised by foster parents
  9. wonder child a prodigy whose talents are recognized at an early age
  10. assiduously with care and persistence
  11. postscript a note appended to a letter after the signature
  12. antisocial shunning contact with others
  13. with child in an advanced stage of pregnancy
  14. stratus cloud a large dark low cloud
  15. Achoerodus gouldii found around the Great Barrier Reef
  16. assessment the act of judging a person or situation or event
  17. associate degree a degree granted by a two-year college on successful completion of the undergraduates course of studies
  18. associateship the position of associate (as in an office or academy)
  19. asystole absence of systole
  20. street child a homeless child especially one forsaken or orphaned