1. alliteration use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
  2. standard deviation the square root of the variance
  3. standardization the condition in which a standard has been successfully established
  4. congratulations an expression of approval and commendation
  5. standardisation the condition in which a standard has been successfully established
  6. non-standard speech speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community
  7. consternation sudden shock or dismay that causes confusion
  8. Standard and Poor's a broadly based stock market index
  9. nonstandard varying from or not adhering to a standard
  10. standard of living the level of material goods and services available
  11. standard schnauzer a medium-sized schnauzer
  12. concentration the spatial property of being crowded together
  13. constant of gravitation (physics) the universal constant relating force to mass and distance in Newton's law of gravitation
  14. consideration the process of giving careful thought to something
  15. standard transmission a transmission that is operated manually with a gear lever and a clutch pedal
  16. spontaneous generation a hypothetical organic phenomenon by which living organisms are created from nonliving matter
  17. American Standard Version a revised version of the King James Version
  18. nonproliferation the prevention of something increasing or spreading
  19. standard atmosphere a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade
  20. secondary dentition dentition of permanent teeth