1. counterinsurgent of or relating or characteristic of actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
  2. concentration gradient a gradient in concentration of a solute as a function of distance through a solution
  3. counterinsurgency actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
  4. cantering rhythm cardiac rhythm characterized by the presence of an extra sound; can indicate a heart abnormality
  5. counterirritant a medicine applied locally to produce superficial inflammation in order to reduce deeper inflammation
  6. countercurrent a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
  7. contraindicate suggest that something (e.g., a treatment) is inadvisable
  8. counterintelligence intelligence activities concerned with identifying and counteracting the threat to security posed by hostile intelligence organizations or by individuals engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism
  9. contentedness the state of being contented with your situation in life
  10. controlling interest ownership of more than 50% of a corporation's voting shares
  11. Cartesian coordinate one of the coordinates in a system of coordinates that locates a point on a plane or in space by its distance from two lines or three planes respectively; the two lines or the intersections of the three planes are the coordinate axes
  12. counterintuitive contrary to what common sense would suggest
  13. counterargument an opinion offered in opposition to another position
  14. contriteness sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation
  15. Counterterrorist Center an agency that helps the Director of Central Intelligence coordinate counterterrorist efforts in order to preempt and disrupt and defeat terrorist activities at the earliest possible stage
  16. contredanse a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets or face one another in a line
  17. gender identity your identity as it is experienced with regard to your individuality as male or female; awareness normally begin in infancy and is reinforced during adolescence
  18. concreteness the quality of being concrete (not abstract)
  19. contra danse a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets or face one another in a line
  20. control grid an electrode placed between the cathode and anode of a vacuum tube to control the flow of electrons through the tube

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