1. consideration the process of giving careful thought to something
  2. alliteration use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
  3. contortionist an acrobat able to twist into unusual positions
  4. constitutionalist an advocate of constitutional government
  5. considerateness kind and considerate regard for others
  6. consternation sudden shock or dismay that causes confusion
  7. conservationist someone who works to protect the environment
  8. constraint the state of being physically limited
  9. Constitution State a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
  10. Reconstruction Period the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877
  11. constitutionalize incorporate into a constitution, make constitutional
  12. confederation the state of being allied
  13. construction paper paper suitable for drawing and making cutouts
  14. constitutionalise incorporate into a constitution, make constitutional
  15. constitutionalism advocacy of government according to founding principles
  16. constrained lacking spontaneity; not natural
  17. concentration camp a camp where prisoners or persecuted minorities are forcibly confined, usually under harsh conditions
  18. considerate showing concern for the rights and feelings of others
  19. construction industry an industry that builds housing
  20. gestation period the period during which an embryo develops