1. contingent determined by conditions or circumstances that follow
  2. mountain andromeda ornamental evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having small white bell-shaped flowers
  3. continuing trespass trespass that is not transient or intermittent but continues as long as the offending object remains
  4. content satisfied or showing satisfaction with things as they are
  5. cantering rhythm cardiac rhythm characterized by the presence of an extra sound; can indicate a heart abnormality
  6. countenance the appearance conveyed by a person's face
  7. continuing remaining in force or being carried on without letup
  8. contingency the state of being dependent on something
  9. connecting rod a rod that transmits motion
  10. cantankerous stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate
  11. Continental Army the American army during the American Revolution
  12. continent one of the large landmasses of the earth
  13. connecting room a hotel room that shares a wall with an adjoining room and is connected by a private door
  14. continuity uninterrupted connection or union
  15. continent-wide involving the entire continent
  16. contentious showing an inclination to disagree
  17. continuing education a program of instruction designed primarily for adult students who participate part-time
  18. continuant of speech sounds produced by forcing air through a constricted passage (as `f', `s', `z', or `th' in both `thin' and `then')
  19. lightning rod a metallic conductor that is attached to a high point and leads to the ground; protects the building from destruction by lightning
  20. sounding rocket a research rocket used to obtain information about the atmosphere at various altitudes