1. rough-leaved aster a variety of aster
  2. Silver Star a United States military decoration for gallantry in action
  3. solenogaster deep-water wormlike mollusks lacking calcareous plates on the body but having fine slimy spicules on the covering mantle
  4. resolving power the ability of a microscope or telescope to measure the angular separation of images that are close together
  5. resolvent a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
  6. decisive factor a point or fact or remark that settles something conclusively
  7. heart-leaved aster perennial wood aster of eastern North America
  8. large-leaved aster tufted perennial wood aster of North America
  9. resolved explained or answered
  10. rose-lavender of lavender tinged with rose
  11. resolute firm in purpose or belief
  12. slide fastener a fastener for locking together two toothed edges by means of a sliding tab
  13. self-feeder a machine that automatically provides a supply of some material
  14. Sylvester II French pope from 999 to 1003 who was noted for his great learning (945-1003)
  15. reserve fund funds taken out of earnings to provide for anticipated future payments
  16. tansy leaf aster wild aster with fernlike leaves and flower heads with very narrow bright purple rays; Alberta to Texas and Mexico
  17. love feast a religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship
  18. resolve find a solution or answer
  19. resister someone who offers opposition
  20. stiff aster wiry tufted perennial of the eastern United States with stiff erect rough stems, linear leaves and large violet flowers