1. stasis inactivity resulting from a balance between opposing forces
  2. Cytisus large genus of stiff or spiny evergreen or deciduous Old World shrubs: broom
  3. thesis an unproved statement advanced as a premise in an argument
  4. setaceous having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
  5. stenosis abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway
  6. sidewise toward one side
  7. mitosis the process by which a cell divides into two smaller cells
  8. siderosis fibrosis of the lung caused by iron dust
  9. cetaceous of or relating to whales and dolphins etc
  10. psittacosis infectious disease of birds
  11. stypsis the ability to contract or draw together soft body tissues to check blood flow or restrict secretion of fluids
  12. set aside give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause
  13. sideways toward one side
  14. sightsee visit famous or interesting sights
  15. Sod's Law humorous axiom stating that anything that can go wrong will go wrong
  16. Otus asio small North American owl having hornlike tufts of feathers whose call sounds like a quavering whistle
  17. Citellus typical ground squirrels
  18. white sauce milk thickened with a butter and flour roux
  19. centesis (surgery) the act of puncturing a body cavity or organ with a hollow needle in order to draw out fluid
  20. diesis a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote