1. disposition your usual mood
  2. predisposed made susceptible
  3. avoirdupois weight a system of weights based on the 16-ounce pound
  4. hepatitis B an acute (sometimes fatal) form of viral hepatitis caused by a DNA virus that tends to persist in the blood serum and is transmitted by sexual contact or by transfusion or by ingestion of contaminated blood or other bodily fluids
  5. poverty trap a situation in which an increase in income results in a loss of benefits so that you are no better off
  6. frontispiece an illustration facing the title page of a book
  7. fortuitousness the quality of happening accidentally and by lucky chance
  8. predispose make susceptible
  9. hypophysectomised having the pituitary gland removed by surgery
  10. hypophosphorous acid a clear or yellow monobasic acid (H3PO2)
  11. fortuitous lucky; occurring by happy chance
  12. Hilbert space a metric space that is linear and complete and (usually) infinite-dimensional
  13. hypophysectomized having the pituitary gland removed by surgery
  14. hundred thousand the cardinal number that is the fifth power of ten
  15. Cape Verde escudo the basic unit of money on Cape Verde; equal to 100 centavos
  16. Alfred de Musset French poet and writer (1810-1857)
  17. Hub of the Universe state capital and largest city of Massachusetts
  18. give one's best perform a task as well as possible
  19. do one's best perform a task as well as possible
  20. for the time being temporarily