1. shuttle diplomacy international negotiations conducted by a mediator who frequently flies back and forth between the negotiating parties
  2. dollar diplomacy diplomacy influenced by economic considerations
  3. diplomacy negotiation between nations
  4. gunboat diplomacy diplomacy in which the nations threaten to use force in order to obtain their objectives
  5. shuttle bus shuttle consisting of a bus that travels between two points
  6. styloid process extends from the base of the temporal bone
  7. stilt plover long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
  8. slate-black of a black tinged with slate-grey
  9. little club moss any of numerous fern allies of the genus Selaginella
  10. little clubmoss of northern Europe and America; resembling a miniature fir
  11. blood plasma the colorless watery fluid of the blood and lymph that contains no cells, but in which the blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) are suspended
  12. Mammillaria plumosa a low tuberculate cactus with white feathery spines
  13. outlet box (electricity) receptacle consisting of the metal box designed for connections to a wiring system
  14. date plum an Asiatic persimmon tree cultivated for its small yellow or purplish-black edible fruit much valued by Afghan tribes
  15. multiplex a movie theater than has several different auditoriums in the same building
  16. wild plum an uncultivated plum tree or shrub
  17. multiple-choice offering several alternative answers from which the correct one is to be chosen; or consisting of such questions
  18. battle damage loss of military equipment in battle
  19. Little Dipper a cluster of seven stars in Ursa Minor
  20. fishtail palm attractive East Indian palm having distinctive bipinnate foliage

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