1. bitter almond almond trees having white blossoms and poisonous nuts yielding an oil used for flavoring and for medicinal purposes
  2. bitter almond oil pale yellow essential oil obtained from bitter almonds by distillation from almond cake or meal
  3. bitter lemon tart lemon-flavored carbonated drink
  4. betterment the act of relieving ills and changing for the better
  5. sidereal month period between successive conjunctions with a star, 27.322 days
  6. burial mound (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs
  7. picture element (computer science) the smallest discrete component of an image or picture on a CRT screen (usually a colored dot)
  8. bitter end (nautical) the inboard end of a line or cable especially the end that is wound around a bitt
  9. battlement a notched wall around the top of a castle for protection
  10. derailment an accident in which a train runs off its track
  11. bedevilment the act of harassing someone
  12. patrolman a policeman who patrols a given region
  13. parliament a legislative assembly in certain countries
  14. earth almond European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers
  15. sweet almond small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull; cultivated in southern Australia and California
  16. bitter aloes a purgative made from the leaves of aloe
  17. better-looking pleasing in appearance especially by reason of conformity to ideals of form and proportion
  18. bitter pignut hickory of the eastern United States having a leaves with 7 or 9 leaflets and thin-shelled very bitter nuts
  19. water lemon the edible yellow fruit of the Jamaica honeysuckle
  20. enthrallment a feeling of great liking for something wonderful and unusual

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