1. metastatic tumor a tumor that is malignant and tends to spread to other parts of the body
  2. metal detector detector that gives a signal when it detects the presence of metal; used to detect the presence of stray bits of metal in food products or to find buried metal
  3. metastatic relating to or affected by metastasis
  4. ecstatic feeling great rapture or delight
  5. mastoidectomy surgical removal of some or all of the mastoid process
  6. mastectomy surgical removal of a breast to remove a malignant tumor
  7. prostatectomy surgical removal of part or all of the prostate gland
  8. prestidigitator someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience
  9. metastability the quality of a physical system that persists in its existing equilibrium when undisturbed (or only slightly disturbed) but able to pass to a more stable equilibrium when sufficiently disturbed
  10. East Timor a former Portuguese colony that was annexed by Indonesia in 1976; voted for independence from Indonesia in 1999 and in May 2002 became an independent nation
  11. mine detector detector consisting of an electromagnetic device
  12. taste tester someone who samples food or drink for its quality
  13. priest-doctor in societies practicing shamanism: one acting as a medium between the visible and spirit worlds; practices sorcery for healing or divination
  14. taste-tester someone who samples food or drink for its quality
  15. Pitot-static tube measuring instrument consisting of a combined Pitot tube and static tube that measures total and static pressure; used in aircraft to measure airspeed
  16. malignant tumor a tumor that is malignant and tends to spread to other parts of the body
  17. static tube a measuring instrument used to measure static pressure in a stream of fluid
  18. mediastinum the part of the thoracic cavity between the lungs that contains the heart and aorta and esophagus and trachea and thymus
  19. stay together be loyal to one another, especially in times of trouble
  20. synesthetic metaphor a metaphor that exploits a similarity between experiences in different sense modalities