1. criminal contempt an act of disrespect that impedes the administration of justice
  2. marginal cost the increase or decrease in costs as a result of one more or one less unit of output
  3. original sin a sin said to be inherited by all descendants of Adam
  4. oral cancer malignant neoplasm of the lips of mouth
  5. in concert with a common plan
  6. criminal court a court having jurisdiction over criminal cases
  7. rock concert a performance of rock music
  8. originalism the belief that the United States Constitution should be interpreted in the way the authors originally intended it
  9. originality the quality of being new (not derived from something else)
  10. retinal cone a visual receptor cell in the retina that is sensitive to bright light and to color
  11. Oregon holly grape ornamental evergreen shrub of Pacific coast of North America having dark green pinnate leaves and racemes of yellow flowers followed by blue-black berries
  12. Arizona elegans nocturnal burrowing snake of western United States with shiny tan scales
  13. worldly concern the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife
  14. pharyngeal consonant a consonant articulated in the back of the mouth or throat
  15. inguinal canal oblique passage through the lower abdominal wall
  16. origination fee a fee charged to a borrower (especially for a mortgage loan) to cover the costs of initiating the loan
  17. Iraqi National Congress a heterogeneous collection of groups united in their opposition to Saddam Hussein's government of Iraq; formed in 1992 it is comprised of Sunni and Shiite Arabs and Kurds who hope to build a new government
  18. Norwegian elkhound breed of compact medium-sized dog with a heavy grey coat developed in Norway for hunting elk
  19. organ loft a gallery occupied by a church organ
  20. origination the act of starting something for the first time

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