1. bubonic plague the most common form of the plague in humans
  2. pulmonic plague a rapidly progressive and frequently fatal form of the plague that can spread through the air from person to person; characterized by lung involvement with chill, bloody expectoration and high fever
  3. pneumonic plague a rapidly progressive and frequently fatal form of the plague that can spread through the air from person to person; characterized by lung involvement with chill, bloody expectoration and high fever
  4. polling place an site where voters go to cast their votes in an election
  5. punch pliers punch consisting of pliers for perforating paper or leather
  6. autonomic plexus a plexus of sympathetic and parasympathetic nerve fibers
  7. Black Plague the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe
  8. piping plover small plover of eastern North America
  9. bowling league a league of bowling teams
  10. public house tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms
  11. beading plane a plane with a concave blade for making moulding with beadwork
  12. Babinski reflex extension upward of the toes when the sole of the foot is stroked firmly on the outer side from the heel to the front; normal in infants under the age of two years but a sign of brain or spinal cord injury in older persons
  13. supporting players a cast other than the principals
  14. meeting place a public facility to meet for open discussion
  15. principal axis a line that passes through the center of curvature of a lens so that light is neither reflected nor refracted
  16. Bubulcus small white egrets
  17. spring balance a balance that measure weight by the tension on a helical spring
  18. bedding plant an ornamental plant suitable for planting in a flowerbed
  19. hiding place a place suitable for hiding something (such as yourself)
  20. eating place a building where people go to eat