1. serendipity good luck in making unexpected and fortunate discoveries
  2. Piet Mondrian Dutch painter whose work (intersecting lines at right angles and planes in primary colors) influenced the development of abstract art (1872-1944)
  3. badminton a game played on a court with light long-handled rackets
  4. diamondback large deadly rattlesnake with diamond-shaped markings
  5. time and again repeatedly
  6. apathy an absence of emotion or enthusiasm
  7. beat generation a United States youth subculture of the 1950s
  8. apartment building a building that is divided into apartments
  9. Edmund Kean English actor noted for his portrayals of Shakespeare's great tragic characters (1789-1833)
  10. meat and potatoes the fundamental part
  11. badminton racket a light long-handled racket used by badminton players
  12. recommendation praise of a person or thing as worthy or desirable
  13. sedimentation the accumulation of matter deposited by some natural process
  14. panopticon a circular prison with cells around a surveillance station
  15. autoimmune diabetes severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset
  16. Edmund Burke British statesman famous for his oratory
  17. catchment basin the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet
  18. Butea monosperma East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye
  19. abutment arch an arch supported by an abutment
  20. antipathy a feeling of intense dislike