1. meat and potatoes the fundamental part
  2. ostentatious intended to attract notice and impress others
  3. home-fried potatoes sliced pieces of potato fried in a pan until brown and crisp
  4. delta hepatitis a severe form of hepatitis
  5. serendipity good luck in making unexpected and fortunate discoveries
  6. mashed potato potato that has been peeled and boiled and then mashed
  7. serendipitous lucky in making unexpected and fortunate discoveries
  8. Diane de Poitiers French noblewoman who was the mistress of Henry II
  9. latent diabetes a mild form of diabetes mellitus in which there are no overt symptoms but there are abnormal responses to some diagnostic procedures
  10. hot and bothered thrown into a state of agitated confusion;
  11. standpoint a mental position from which things are viewed
  12. foot-and-mouth disease acute contagious disease of cloven-footed animals marked by ulcers in the mouth and around the hoofs
  13. foetid pothos deciduous perennial low-growing fetid swamp plant of eastern North America having minute flowers enclosed in a mottled greenish or purple cowl-shaped spathe
  14. stand pat refuse to abandon one's opinion or belief
  15. antipodes any two places or regions on diametrically opposite sides of the Earth
  16. standpat old-fashioned and out of date
  17. french-fried potatoes strips of potato fried in deep fat
  18. bread-and-butter issue an issue whose settlement will affect financial resources
  19. kit and boodle everything available; usually preceded by `the'
  20. nut and bolt a fastener made by screwing a nut onto a threaded bolt