1. Cryptobranchus type genus of the Cryptobranchidae
  2. cryptocoryne any plant of the genus Cryptocoryne
  3. cryptococcosis a fungal infection characterized by nodular lesions--first in the lungs and spreading to the nervous system
  4. Cryptobranchidae large aquatic salamanders: hellbenders; giant salamanders
  5. Cryptocercus cockroaches
  6. Cryptocercidae a family of Blattodea
  7. Cryptotermes genus of dry wood termites
  8. cryptorchidism failure of one or both testes to move into the scrotum as the male fetus develops
  9. credit crunch a state in which there is a short supply of cash to lend to businesses and consumers and interest rates are high
  10. Cryptogrammataceae one of a number of families into which the family Polypodiaceae has been subdivided in some classification systems
  11. cryptographer decoder skilled in the analysis of codes and cryptograms
  12. cryptographic of or relating to cryptanalysis
  13. cryptographical of or relating to cryptanalysis
  14. cryptorchism failure of one or both testes to move into the scrotum as the male fetus develops
  15. Cryptacanthodes a genus of Stichaeidae
  16. cryptobiosis a state in which an animal's metabolic activities come to a reversible standstill
  17. concurrence the property of two things happening at the same time
  18. cryptography the science of analyzing and deciphering codes and ciphers and cryptograms
  19. recurrence event of happening again, especially at regular intervals
  20. cryptanalysis the science of analyzing and deciphering codes and ciphers and cryptograms

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