1. Dinornithiformes a ratite bird order: recently extinct flightless birds of New Zealand
  2. forward market a commodity exchange where futures contracts are traded
  3. contrary to fact going counter to the facts (usually as a hypothesis)
  4. tour de force a masterly or brilliant feat
  5. dried fruit fruit preserved by drying
  6. drop forge device for making large forgings
  7. John Rupert Firth English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)
  8. Robert Frost United States poet famous for his lyrical poems on country life in New England (1874-1963)
  9. direct fire fire delivered on a target that is visible to the person aiming it
  10. takeover target a company that has been chosen as attractive for takeover by a potential acquirer
  11. honorary degree a degree conferred to honor the recipient
  12. depressed fracture fracture of the skull where the bone is pushed in
  13. dropforge forge with a dropforge
  14. Lichanura trivirgata boa of rocky desert of southwestern United States
  15. dead on target accurately placed or thrown
  16. theretofore up to that time
  17. target organ (radiology) organ intended to receive the therapeutic dose of a radioactive substance
  18. thirty-first coming next after the thirtieth in position
  19. North Africa an area of northern Africa between the Sahara and the Mediterranean Sea
  20. radar target a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface