1. needle biopsy biopsy of deep tissue that is obtained through a hollow needle
  2. needle-bush shrub with pungent rigid needle-shaped leaves and white flowers; eastern Australia
  3. needle bush shrub with pungent rigid needle-shaped leaves and white flowers; eastern Australia
  4. needlebush shrub with pungent rigid needle-shaped leaves and white flowers; eastern Australia
  5. needle-shaped narrow and long and pointed; as pine leaves
  6. needlepoint embroidery consisting of allover embroidered canvas resembling tapestry
  7. needle blight a disease of conifers causing the needles to fall
  8. needless not required, essential, or justified
  9. needle furze prickly yellow-flowered shrub of the moors of New England and Europe
  10. needle palm yucca with long stiff leaves having filamentlike appendages
  11. handle-bars a large bushy moustache
  12. candlepins a bowling game using slender bowling pins
  13. catalepsy a trancelike state with loss of voluntary motion and failure to react to stimuli
  14. gentle breeze wind moving 7-10 knots; 3 on the Beaufort scale
  15. needlefish fish with long tubular snout and slim body covered with bony plates
  16. metalepsis substituting metonymy of one figurative sense for another
  17. needle bearing bearings containing small metal balls
  18. paddle box a wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel
  19. paddle-box a wooden covering for the upper part of a paddlewheel
  20. palpable capable of being perceived