1. puzzle out find the solution to or understand the meaning of
  2. salicylate a salt of salicylic acid
  3. saleslady a woman salesperson
  4. bile salt a salt of bile acid and a base
  5. puzzlement confusion resulting from failure to understand
  6. Brussels lace fine lace with a raised or applique design
  7. desolate providing no shelter or sustenance
  8. obsolete no longer in use
  9. business letter a letter dealing with business
  10. business leader a very wealthy or powerful businessman
  11. puzzled filled with bewilderment
  12. Pascal's law pressure applied anywhere to a body of fluid causes a force to be transmitted equally in all directions; the force acts at right angles to any surface in contact with the fluid
  13. sleep late sleep later than usual or customary
  14. preisolate isolate beforehand
  15. obsolescent becoming disused or outdated
  16. disconsolate sad beyond comforting; incapable of being soothed
  17. Boyle's law the pressure of an ideal gas at constant temperature varies inversely with the volume
  18. Boswellia serrata East Indian tree yielding a resin used medicinally and burned as incense
  19. double salt a solution of two simple salts that forms a single substance on crystallization
  20. table salt white crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food

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