1. investment trust a financial institution that sells shares to individuals and invests in securities issued by other companies
  2. knock-down-and-drag-out extremely violent
  3. month by month for an indefinite number of months
  4. Simon de Montfort an English nobleman who led the baronial rebellion against Henry III (1208-1265)
  5. north-south direction in a direction parallel with lines of longitude
  6. Dandie Dinmont terrier a breed of small terrier with long wiry coat and drooping ears
  7. managing director someone who controls resources and expenditures
  8. unit investment trust a regulated investment company consisting of professional managers who issue redeemable securities representing a portfolio of many different securities
  9. Monodontidae narwhals
  10. tenement district a residential district occupied primarily with tenement houses
  11. macadamia nut tree small Australian tree with racemes of pink flowers
  12. Montgomery Ward United States businessman who in 1872 established a successful mail-order business (1843-1913)
  13. moment magnitude scale a logarithmic scale of 1 to 10 (a successor to the Richter scale) that enables seismologists to compare the energy released by different earthquakes on the basis of the area of the geological fault that ruptured in the quake
  14. marriage contract a prenuptial agreement or contract
  15. Ottoman Turk a Turk
  16. Montmartre the highest point in Paris
  17. Tabernaemontana divaricate tropical shrub having glossy foliage and fragrant nocturnal flowers with crimped or wavy corollas; northern India to Thailand
  18. contaminated corrupted by contact or association
  19. employment contract contract between employer and employee
  20. megavitamin therapy therapy based on a theory that taking very large doses of vitamins will prevent or cure physical or psychological disorders