1. benefactor a person who helps people or institutions
  2. think factory a company that does research for hire and issues reports on the implications
  3. bank charter a charter authorizing the operation of a bank
  4. bank failure the inability of a bank to meet its credit obligations
  5. manufactory a plant consisting of one or more buildings with facilities for manufacturing
  6. prime factor the prime factors of a quantity are all of the prime quantities that will exactly divide the given quantity
  7. snake doctor slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.
  8. manufacture put together out of artificial or natural components
  9. bank vault a strongroom or compartment for safekeeping of valuables
  10. bank card a credit card issued by a bank
  11. benefact help as a benefactor
  12. cofactor a substance (as a coenzyme) that must join with another to produce a given result
  13. spreading factor an enzyme (trade name Hyazyme) that splits hyaluronic acid and so lowers its viscosity and increases the permeability of connective tissue and the absorption of fluids
  14. Pyrrhic victory a victory that is won by incurring terrible losses
  15. scale factor a number used as a multiplier in scaling
  16. releasing factor a substance produced by the hypothalamus that is capable of accelerating the secretion of a given hormone by the anterior pituitary gland
  17. benedictory expressing benediction
  18. bank martin swallow of the northern hemisphere that nests in tunnels dug in clay or sand banks
  19. car factory a factory where automobiles are manufactured
  20. load factor the ratio of an external load to the weight of the aircraft

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