1. microwave oven kitchen appliance that cooks food by passing an electromagnetic wave through it; heat results from the absorption of energy by the water molecules in the food
  2. capacitor microphone microphone consisting of a capacitor with one plate fixed and the other forming the diaphragm moved by sound waves
  3. Anethum graveolens aromatic Old World herb having aromatic threadlike foliage and seeds used as seasoning
  4. crystal microphone a microphone in which sound waves vibrate a piezoelectric crystal that generates a varying voltage
  5. postmodern of or relating to postmodernism
  6. postmature infant infant born after 42 weeks of gestation
  7. Basidiomycotina comprises fungi bearing the spores on a basidium
  8. Potomac River a river in the east central United States
  9. postmeridian after noon
  10. systemic circulation circulation that supplies blood to all the body except to the lungs
  11. best man the principal groomsman at a wedding
  12. out-migration migration from a place
  13. toaster oven kitchen appliance consisting of a small electric oven for toasting or warming food
  14. Aster macrophyllus tufted perennial wood aster of North America
  15. belt maker a maker of belts
  16. best-known most familiar or renowned
  17. microphone device for converting sound waves into electrical energy
  18. academic relation a professional relation between instructors and those they instruct
  19. tree of heaven deciduous rapidly growing tree of China with foliage like sumac and sweetish fetid flowers; widely planted in United States as a street tree because of its resistance to pollution
  20. post meridiem after noon

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