1. steps the course along which a person has walked or is walking in
  2. stops a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card
  3. stapes the stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea
  4. Stopes birth-control campaigner who in 1921 opened the first birth control clinic in London (1880-1958)
  5. set piece a piece of scenery intended to stand alone as part of the stage setting
  6. sea steps ladder to be lowered over a ship's side for coming aboard
  7. stepwise proceeding in steps
  8. Stubbs English historian noted for his constitutional history of medieval England (1825-1901)
  9. setup the way something is organized or arranged
  10. slops wet feed (especially for pigs) consisting of mostly kitchen waste mixed with water or skimmed or sour milk
  11. snips (plural) hand shears for cutting sheet metal
  12. stipe supporting stalk or stem-like structure especially of a pistil or fern frond or supporting a mushroom cap
  13. Ceratopsia horned dinosaurs
  14. sops piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid
  15. stripes V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service
  16. stypsis the ability to contract or draw together soft body tissues to check blood flow or restrict secretion of fluids
  17. Oedipus (Greek mythology) a tragic king of Thebes who unknowingly killed his father Laius and married his mother Jocasta; the subject of the drama `Oedipus Rex' by Sophocles
  18. Scripps United States newspaper publisher who founded an important press association; half-brother of James Edmund Scripps (1854-1926)
  19. Cynips type genus of the Cynipidae: gall wasps
  20. set up create by putting components or members together

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