1. boutonneuse fever a disease (common in India and around the Mediterranean area) caused by a rickettsia that is transmitted to humans by a reddish brown tick (ixodid) that lives on dogs and other mammals
  2. disfavor put at a disadvantage
  3. joie de vivre a keen or exuberant enjoyment of life
  4. pappataci fever a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii
  5. disfavour the state of being out of favor
  6. spotted fever any of several severe febrile diseases characterized by skin rashes or spots on the skin
  7. genus Viverra type genus of the family Viverridae
  8. Jules Feifer United States cartoonist who created a sarcastic comic strip
  9. suppressive fire fire on or about a weapon system to degrade its performance below what is needed to fulfill its mission objectives
  10. pedestrian a person who travels by foot
  11. battle of Ivry a battle (1590) in which the Huguenots under Henry IV defeated the Catholics under the duke of Mayenne
  12. Vitis vinifera common European grape cultivated in many varieties
  13. Myotis velifer small bat of southwest United States that lives in caves etc.
  14. beta software software that has not yet been released but has received an alpha test and still has more bugs than a regular release
  15. typhus fever rickettsial disease transmitted by body lice and characterized by skin rash and high fever
  16. parrot fever an atypical pneumonia caused by a rickettsia microorganism and transmitted to humans from infected birds
  17. party favor souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party
  18. bird's eye view a situation or topic as if viewed from an altitude or distance
  19. bathysphere spherical deep diving apparatus for underwater exploration
  20. buck fever nervous excitement of an inexperienced hunter