1. resistance any mechanical force that tends to slow or oppose motion
  2. revitalise give new life or vigor to
  3. epistasis the suppression of a gene by the effect of an unrelated gene
  4. Graves' disease exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter
  5. Levi-Strauss French cultural anthropologist who promoted structural analysis of social systems (born in 1908)
  6. revitalize give new life or vigor to
  7. metastasis the spreading of a disease to another part of the body
  8. homeostasis metabolic equilibrium maintained by biological mechanisms
  9. revisionist a Communist who tries to rewrite Marxism to justify a retreat from the revolutionary position
  10. revisionism a moderate evolutionary form of Marxism
  11. hemostasis surgical procedure of stopping the flow of blood
  12. metastasise spread throughout the body
  13. Riggs' disease chronic periodontitis
  14. metastasize spread throughout the body
  15. stasis inactivity resulting from a balance between opposing forces
  16. peristalsis wavelike muscle contractions of the alimentary tract
  17. harvest mouse any of several small greyish New World mice inhabiting e.g. grain fields
  18. hypostasis (metaphysics) essential nature or underlying reality
  19. revised improved or brought up to date
  20. haemostasis surgical procedure of stopping the flow of blood

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