1. juxtaposition the act of positioning close together
  2. decalescence phenomenon that occurs when a metal is being heated and there is a sudden slowing in the rate of temperature increase; slowing is caused by a change in the internal crystal structure of the metal
  3. legal status a status defined by law
  4. recalcitrant stubbornly resistant to authority or control
  5. declassify lift the restriction on and make available again
  6. genus Dipus type genus of the Dipodidae
  7. decaliter a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
  8. decalcify remove calcium or lime from
  9. decalitre a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters
  10. sea steps ladder to be lowered over a ship's side for coming aboard
  11. douglas pine lofty douglas fir of northwestern North America having short needles and egg-shaped cones
  12. declassified having had security classification removed
  13. Callistephus one species: erect Asiatic herb with large flowers
  14. recalcitrance the trait of being unmanageable or uncooperative
  15. juxtapose place side by side
  16. false topaz a yellow quartz
  17. decalescent absorbing heat without increase in temperature when heated beyond a certain point
  18. recalcitrancy the trait of being unmanageable
  19. clastic capable of being taken apart
  20. Calocedrus tall evergreens of western North America and eastern Asia