1. starting post a post marking the starting point of a race
  2. Thomas the doubting Apostle the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
  3. vegetable hummingbird a softwood tree with lax racemes of usually red or pink flowers; tropical Australia and Asia; naturalized in southern Florida and West Indies
  4. sticking point a point at which an impasse arises in progress toward an agreement or a goal
  5. electrical capacity an electrical phenomenon whereby an electric charge is stored
  6. inter-group communication a channel for communication between groups
  7. whipping post post formerly used in public to which offenders are tied to be whipped
  8. static electricity electricity produced by friction
  9. justice of the peace a local magistrate with limited powers
  10. Justinian the Great Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565)
  11. gesticulating making gestures while speaking
  12. starting point earliest limiting point
  13. west coast hemlock tall evergreen of western North America
  14. trading post a retail store serving a sparsely populated region
  15. talking point an especially persuasive point helping to support an argument or discussion
  16. psychical communication communication by paranormal means
  17. desktop computer a personal computer small enough to fit conveniently in an individual workspace
  18. Apostle of the Gentiles a Christian missionary to the Gentiles
  19. stopping point the temporal end; the concluding time
  20. Second Coming the reappearance of Jesus as judge for the Last Judgment