1. character a property that defines the individual nature of something
  2. Wallace Carothers United States chemist who developed nylon (1896-1937)
  3. cast of characters the actors in a play
  4. close quarters a situation of being uncomfortably close to someone or something
  5. police headquarters a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular district; serves as a place from which policemen are dispatched and to which arrested persons are brought
  6. sex character those characteristics (both anatomical and psychological) that are strongly associated with one sex relative to the other
  7. ASCII character any member of the standard code for representing characters by binary numbers
  8. device characteristic any measurable property of a device measured under closely specified conditions
  9. sexual characteristic those characteristics (both anatomical and psychological) that are strongly associated with one sex relative to the other
  10. backspace character a control character that indicates moving a space to the left
  11. ASCII character set 128 characters that make up the ASCII coding scheme
  12. check character a character that is added to the end of a block of transmitted data and used to check the accuracy of the transmission
  13. alphanumeric characters a character set that includes letters and digits and punctuation
  14. displaced fracture fracture in which the two ends of the broken bone are separated from one another
  15. characterise be characteristic of
  16. black marketeer someone who engages illegally in trade in scarce or controlled commodities
  17. genus Charadrius type genus of the Charadriidae: plovers
  18. police cruiser a car in which policemen cruise the streets
  19. characterize be typical of
  20. placekicker (football) a kicker who makes a place kick for a goal