1. backroom the meeting place of a group of leaders who make their decisions via private negotiations
  2. acronym a word formed from the initial letters of several words
  3. back room a room located in the rear of an establishment
  4. patronym a family name derived from name of your father or a paternal ancestor (especially with an affix (such as -son in English or O'- in Irish) added to the name of your father or a paternal ancestor)
  5. buckram a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue
  6. bickering a quarrel about petty points
  7. agronomy the application of soil and plant sciences to land management and crop production
  8. bicorned having two horns or horn-shaped parts
  9. Dicranum type genus of Dicranaceae
  10. background the part of a scene behind objects in the front
  11. backbone the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord
  12. acronymic characterized by the use of acronyms
  13. barony the domain of a baron
  14. Pickeringia one species: chaparral pea
  15. bicornate having two horns or horn-shaped parts
  16. epicranium the muscle and aponeurosis and skin covering the cranium
  17. Geronimo Apache chieftain who raided the white settlers in the Southwest as resistance to being confined to a reservation (1829-1909)
  18. acronymous characterized by the use of acronyms
  19. patronymic of or derived from a personal or family name
  20. backbench any of the seats occupied by backbenchers in the House of Commons

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