1. idiosyncratic peculiar to the individual
  2. presocratic before the time of Socrates
  3. pre-Socratic before the time of Socrates
  4. persona grata a diplomat who is acceptable to the government to which he is sent
  5. aristocratic belonging to or characteristic of the nobility
  6. tracing routine a routine that provides a chronological record of the execution of a computer program
  7. boxing ring a square ring where boxers fight
  8. bureaucratic of or relating to unnecessary procedures and red tape
  9. prokaryotic having cells that lack membrane-bound nuclei
  10. prison guard someone who guards prisoners
  11. dowsing rod forked stick that is said to dip down to indicate underground water or oil
  12. syncretic of or characterized by syncretism
  13. broom snakeroot low-growing sticky subshrub of southwestern United States having narrow linear leaves on many slender branches and hundreds of tiny yellow flower heads
  14. rising trot the rider rises from the saddle every second stride
  15. brown rot any of certain fungous diseases of plants characterized by browning and decay of tissues
  16. procaryotic having cells that lack membrane-bound nuclei
  17. dressing room a room in which you can change clothes
  18. browsing reading superficially or at random
  19. persnickety characterized by excessive attention to trivial details
  20. Pteris cretica cultivated in many varieties as houseplants

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