1. moment of truth a crucial moment on which much depends
  2. moment of inertia the tendency of a body to resist angular acceleration
  3. moment of a magnet the torque exerted on a magnet or dipole when it is placed in a magnetic field
  4. Montfort an English nobleman who led the baronial rebellion against Henry III (1208-1265)
  5. Mentha citrata mint with leaves having perfume like that of the bergamot orange
  6. momentarily for an instant
  7. memento mori a reminder (as a death's head) of your mortality
  8. moment of a couple given two equal and opposite forces, the product of the force and the distance between them
  9. momentary lasting for a markedly brief time
  10. Monteverdi Italian composer (1567-1643)
  11. momentous of very great significance
  12. momentum the product of a body's mass and its velocity
  13. command overhead (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command
  14. man-of-the-earth a morning glory with long roots of western United States
  15. amentiferous (of plants) bearing or characterized by aments or catkins
  16. inveterate habitual
  17. Amentiferae used in some classification systems for plants that bear catkins
  18. friend of the court an adviser to the court on some matter of law who is not a party to the case; usually someone who wants to influence the outcome of a lawsuit involving matters of wide public interest
  19. alimentary tract tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
  20. detachment of the retina visual impairment resulting from the retina becoming separated from the choroid in the back of the eye; treated by photocoagulation