1. sick benefit money paid to someone who is too ill to work
  2. tax benefit a tax deduction that is granted in order to encourage a particular type of commercial activity
  3. benevolent showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
  4. discrepancy a difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions
  5. benefit something that aids or promotes well-being
  6. Basic English a simplified form of English proposed for use as an auxiliary language for international communication; devised by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards
  7. Pacific bonito common bonito of Pacific coast of the Americas
  8. death benefit insurance or pension money payable to a beneficiary of a deceased
  9. backbend an acrobatic feat in which the trunk is bent backward
  10. basso continuo a bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played
  11. US Cabinet a board to advise the President
  12. fringe benefit an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)
  13. basic principle principles from which other truths can be derived
  14. Big Bend a triangular area in southwestern Texas on the Mexican border; formed by a bend in the Rio Grande
  15. porcupinefish spines become erect when the body is inflated
  16. signified the meaning of a word or expression
  17. Cnicus benedictus annual of Mediterranean to Portugal having hairy stems and minutely spiny-toothed leaves and large heads of yellow flowers
  18. Joseph ben Matthias Jewish general who led the revolt of the Jews against the Romans and then wrote a history of those events (37-100)
  19. buckbean family a dicotyledonous family of marsh plants of order Gentianales
  20. sickness benefit money paid to someone who is too ill to work