1. qualitative involving distinguishing attributes
  2. quilted made of two layers of fabric with padding in between
  3. alidade surveying instrument used with a plane table for drawing lines of sight on a distant object and for measuring angles
  4. validate confirm the legal force of
  5. cladode a flattened stem resembling and functioning as a leaf
  6. qualified meeting the proper standards and requirements for a task
  7. coolheaded marked by calm self-control ; unemotional
  8. quality an essential and distinguishing attribute of something
  9. Gallaudet United States educator who established the first free school in the United States for the hearing impaired (1787-1851)
  10. gelidity coldness due to a cold environment
  11. alidad surveying instrument used with a plane table for drawing lines of sight on a distant object and for measuring angles
  12. validity the quality of being legitimate and rigorous
  13. collide with hit against; come into sudden contact with
  14. Quaalude sedative-hypnotic drug that is a drug of abuse
  15. quail at be fearful of; anticipate with dread or anxiety
  16. liquidate eliminate a debt by paying it off
  17. Gadidae large family of important mostly marine food fishes
  18. nucleotide a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside
  19. bullheaded obstinate and stupid
  20. collide crash together with violent impact