1. sciatic nerve arises from the sacral plexus and passes about halfway down the thigh where it divides into the common peroneal and tibial nerves
  2. acoustic nerve a composite sensory nerve supplying the hair cells of the vestibular organ and the hair cells of the cochlea
  3. stickiness the property of sticking to a surface
  4. optic nerve the cranial nerve that serves the retina
  5. cytokinesis organic process consisting of the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following karyokinesis bringing about the separation into two daughter cells
  6. cytogenetics the branch of biology that studies the cellular aspects of heredity (especially the chromosomes)
  7. cytogenesis the origin and development and variation of cells
  8. systema nervosum the sensory and control apparatus consisting of a network of nerve cells
  9. stock index index based on a statistical compilation of the share prices of a number of representative stocks
  10. too-generous very generous
  11. St. Ignatius bishop of Antioch who was martyred under the Roman Emperor Trajan (died 110)
  12. Steganopus a genus of Phalaropidae
  13. war of nerves the use of psychological tactics to destroy the opponents' morale
  14. radial nerve largest branch of the brachial plexus
  15. Sitta canadensis bluish-grey nuthatch with reddish breast
  16. motor nerve a nerve that conveys impulses toward or to muscles or glands
  17. nerves control of your emotions
  18. degeneracy the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities
  19. conserves fruit preserved by cooking with sugar
  20. anorexia nervosa (psychiatry) a psychological disorder characterized by somatic delusions that one is too fat despite being emaciated