1. caisson disease pain resulting from rapid change in pressure
  2. common topaz a yellow quartz
  3. Contopus pewees
  4. sinopis a red ocher formerly used as a pigment
  5. casino-hotel a building that houses both a hotel and a casino
  6. Kuznets United States economist (born in Russia) who developed a method for using a country's gross national product to estimate its economic growth (1901-1985)
  7. class Gnetopsida gymnospermous flowering plants
  8. genus Contopus pewees
  9. ground bass a short melody in the bass that is constantly repeated
  10. genus Himantopus major one of two genera of stilts
  11. cosignatory signing jointly with others
  12. second base the base that must be touched second by a base runner in baseball
  13. centipede chiefly nocturnal predacious arthropod having a flattened body of 15 to 173 segments each with a pair of legs, the foremost pair being modified as prehensors
  14. casino a public building for gambling and entertainment
  15. queasiness a mild state of nausea
  16. Sinornis sparrow-sized fossil bird of the Jurassic period to the Cretaceous period having a keeled breastbone and vestigial tail; found in China; considered possibly the second most primitive of all birds
  17. xanthopsia visual defect in which objects appear to have a yellowish hue; sometimes occurs in cases of jaundice
  18. Cassandra (Greek mythology) a prophetess in Troy during the Trojan War whose predictions were true but were never believed
  19. casein paint a water-base paint made with a protein precipitated from milk
  20. Saint Paul a Christian missionary to the Gentiles