1. Portuguese Republic a republic in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula
  2. republic a form of government whose head of state is not a monarch
  3. breathing place a short respite
  4. Roman Republic the ancient Roman state from 509 BC until Augustus assumed power in 27 BC; was governed by an elected Senate but dissatisfaction with the Senate led to civil wars that culminated in a brief dictatorship by Julius Caesar
  5. French Republic a republic in western Europe
  6. Argentine Republic a republic in southern South America
  7. Baltic Republic European countries bordering the Baltic Sea
  8. tracing paper a semitransparent paper that is used for tracing drawings
  9. res publica a politically organized body of people under a single government
  10. passing play (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate
  11. Rwandese Republic a landlocked republic in central Africa
  12. banana republic a small country (especially in Central America) that is politically unstable and whose economy is dominated by foreign companies and depends on one export (such as bananas)
  13. notary public someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositions
  14. in public in a manner accessible to or observable by the public
  15. production line mechanical system in a factory whereby an article is conveyed through sites at which successive operations are performed on it
  16. Italian Republic a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula
  17. reducing agent a substance capable of bringing about the reduction of another substance as it itself is oxidized; used in photography to lessen the density of a negative or print by oxidizing some of the loose silver
  18. blotting paper absorbent paper used to dry ink
  19. boarding pass a pass that allows you to board a ship or plane
  20. floating policy an insurance policy covering loss of movable property (e.g. jewelry) regardless of its location