1. overtime period a period of overtime play to resolve a tie; e.g. basketball
  2. contemporary occurring in the same period of time
  3. lunar time period there are usually two high and two low tides each day
  4. fertile period the time in the menstrual cycle when fertilization is most likely to be possible (7 days before to 7 days after ovulation)
  5. time period an amount of time
  6. bad-tempered annoyed and irritable
  7. half-timbered having exposed wood framing with spaces filled with masonry, as in Tudor architecture
  8. short-tempered quickly aroused to anger
  9. private road a road leading up to a private house
  10. rest period a pause for relaxation
  11. private property movable property (as distinguished from real estate)
  12. Permian period from 280 million to 230 million years ago; reptiles
  13. private treaty a sale of property at a price agreed on by the seller and buyer without an intervening agency
  14. orbit period the time it takes to complete one full orbit around a celestial body
  15. Baroque period the historic period from about 1600 until 1750 when the baroque style of art, architecture, and music flourished in Europe
  16. first period the first division into which the play of a game is divided
  17. even-tempered not easily irritated
  18. Freedom Party the most popular and feared Islamic extremist group in central Asia; advocates `pure' Islam and the creation of a worldwide Islamic state
  19. imperative requiring attention or action
  20. refractory period (neurology) the time after a neuron fires or a muscle fiber contracts during which a stimulus will not evoke a response