1. baking powder any of various powdered mixtures used in baking as a substitute for yeast
  2. baking soda a white soluble compound (NaHCO3) used in effervescent drinks and in baking powders and as an antacid
  3. drinking straw a thin paper or plastic tube used to suck liquids into the mouth
  4. ducking stool an instrument of punishment consisting of a chair in which offenders were ducked in water
  5. pecking order the organization of people at different ranks in an administrative body
  6. beta software software that has not yet been released but has received an alpha test and still has more bugs than a regular release
  7. tobacco industry an industry that manufactures and sells products containing tobacco
  8. baking tray a cooking utensil consisting of a flat rectangular metal sheet used for baking cookies or biscuits
  9. stocking stuffer a small Christmas present included in the Christmas stocking
  10. gangster a criminal who is a member of an association of criminals
  11. evening star a planet (usually Venus) seen at sunset in the western sky
  12. blazing star biennial of southwestern United States having white stems and toothed leaves that is grown for its large pale yellow flowers that open in early morning
  13. stinking cedar rare small evergreen of northern Florida
  14. compatible software software that can run on different computers without modification
  15. shooting star a streak of light in the sky at night that results when a meteoroid hits the earth's atmosphere and air friction causes the meteoroid to melt or vaporize or explode
  16. tobogganist someone who rides a toboggan
  17. clothing store a store where men's clothes are sold
  18. morning star a planet seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky
  19. Bering Strait a strait connecting the Bering Sea to the Arctic Ocean
  20. pudding stone a composite rock made up of particles of varying size