1. heartbreak intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one
  2. certiorari a common law writ issued by a superior court to one of inferior jurisdiction demanding the record of a particular case
  3. red birch birch of swamps and river bottoms throughout the eastern United States having reddish-brown bark
  4. red porgy food fish of the Mediterranean and Atlantic coasts of Europe and America
  5. vertebra one of the bony segments of the spinal column
  6. sweetwood bark aromatic bark of cascarilla
  7. rydberg a wave number characteristic of the wave spectrum of each element
  8. Vertebrata fishes; amphibians; reptiles; birds; mammals
  9. dita bark evergreen tree of eastern Asia and Philippines having large leathery leaves and small green-white flowers in compact cymes; bark formerly used medicinally
  10. vertebrate animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton
  11. threadbare thin and tattered with age
  12. great barracuda large (up to 6 ft) greyish-brown barracuda highly regarded as a food and sport fish; may be dangerous to swimmers
  13. Georgia bark ornamental shrub or small tree of swampy areas in southwestern United States having large pink or white sepals and yielding Georgia bark for treating fever
  14. salt pork fat from the back and sides and belly of a hog carcass cured with salt
  15. Certhia americana a common creeper in North America with a down-curved bill
  16. vertebral of or relating to or constituting vertebrae
  17. Strindberg Swedish dramatist and novelist (1849-1912)
  18. Sandburg United States writer remembered for his poetry in free verse and his six volume biography of Abraham Lincoln (1878-1967)
  19. Svedberg Swedish theologian (1688-1772)
  20. argy-bargy a verbal dispute; a wrangling argument