1. alliteration use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
  2. starvation acidosis acidosis in which the acidity results from lack of food which leads to fat catabolism which in turn releases acidic ketone bodies
  3. western ladies' tresses similar to Spiranthes romanzoffiana;States
  4. restriction site the specific sites at which a restriction enzyme will cleave DNA
  5. federation of tribes a federation (as of American Indians)
  6. distortionist a painter who introduces distortions
  7. restoration returning something or someone to a satisfactory state
  8. restriction nuclease any of the enzymes that cut nucleic acid at specific restriction sites and produce restriction fragments; obtained from bacteria (where they cripple viral invaders); used in recombinant DNA technology
  9. restriction endonuclease any of the enzymes that cut nucleic acid at specific restriction sites and produce restriction fragments; obtained from bacteria (where they cripple viral invaders); used in recombinant DNA technology
  10. registration fire fire delivered to obtain accurate data for subsequent effective engagement of targets
  11. restriction enzyme any of the enzymes that cut nucleic acid at specific restriction sites and produce restriction fragments; obtained from bacteria (where they cripple viral invaders); used in recombinant DNA technology
  12. Restoration the re-establishment of the British monarchy in 1660
  13. attestation service a consulting service in which a CPA expresses a conclusion about the reliability of a written statement that is the responsibility of someone else
  14. radiation sickness syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation
  15. registration number the number on the license plate that identifies the car that bears it
  16. restauranter the proprietor of a restaurant
  17. radiation pressure the minute pressure exerted on a surface normal to the direction of propagation of a wave
  18. filtration surgery eye surgery that opens a passage allowing excess aqueous humor to drain into surrounding tissues; a treatment for glaucoma
  19. extortionist a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them
  20. Pastor sturnus glossy black bird with pink back and abdomen; chiefly Asian