1. matter of course an inevitable ending
  2. matter-of-course expected or depended upon as a natural or logical outcome
  3. mother figure a woman who evokes the feelings usually reserved for a mother
  4. watercourse a conduit through which water flows
  5. damp-proof course a course of some impermeable material laid in the foundation walls of building near the ground to prevent dampness from rising into the building
  6. father figure a man who takes over all the functions of the real father
  7. father-figure a man (often a powerful or influential man) who arouses emotions usually felt for your real father and with whom you identify psychologically
  8. butterfingers someone who drops things
  9. discourse an extended communication dealing with some particular topic
  10. mother-of-pearl the iridescent internal layer of a mollusk shell
  11. state of grace a state of sanctification by God
  12. change of course a change in the direction that you are moving
  13. battle of Crecy the first decisive battle of the Hundred Years' War
  14. materfamilias a female head of a family or tribe
  15. material resource assets in the form of material possessions
  16. three-figure (of numbers) written with three figures
  17. bitter cress any of various herbs of the genus Cardamine, having usually pinnate leaves and racemes of white, pink or purple flowers; cosmopolitan except Antarctic
  18. letter of credit a document issued by a bank that guarantees the payment of a customer's draft; substitutes the bank's credit for the customer's credit
  19. bittercress any of various herbs of the genus Cardamine, having usually pinnate leaves and racemes of white, pink or purple flowers; cosmopolitan except Antarctic
  20. matter-of-fact concerned with practical matters

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