1. juxtaposition the act of positioning close together
  2. suction stop a stop consonant made by the suction of air into the mouth
  3. dictionary a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words
  4. diction the manner in which something is expressed in words
  5. auction pitch an all-fours game in which the first card led is a trump
  6. juxtapose place side by side
  7. auction house a firm that conducts auctions
  8. auction sale the public sale of something to the highest bidder
  9. actionable affording grounds for legal action
  10. action at law a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another
  11. Augean stables (Greek mythology) the extremely dirty stables that were finally cleaned by Hercules who diverted two rivers through them
  12. action spectrum the efficiency with which electromagnetic radiation produces a photochemical reaction plotted as a function of the wavelength of the radiation
  13. affectionateness a positive feeling of liking
  14. auction bridge a variety of bridge in which tricks made in excess of the contract are scored toward game; now generally superseded by contract bridge
  15. educationist a specialist in the theory of education
  16. action replay the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape
  17. constipate impede with a clog or as if with a clog
  18. auction block a platform from which an auctioneer sells
  19. auction the public sale of something to the highest bidder
  20. auctioneer an agent who conducts a public sale to the highest bidder