1. skin disease a disease affecting the skin
  2. skin senses the faculty by which external objects or forces are perceived through contact with the body (especially the hands)
  3. caisson disease pain resulting from rapid change in pressure
  4. Sachs disease a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood
  5. skinheads a youth subculture that appeared first in England in the late 1960s as a working-class reaction to the hippies; hair was cropped close to the scalp; wore work-shirts and short jeans (supported by suspenders) and heavy red boots; involved in attacks against Asians and football hooliganism
  6. skin disorder a disease affecting the skin
  7. tin disease the transformation of ordinary white tin into powdery grey tin at very cold temperatures
  8. scantiness the quality of being meager
  9. brain disease any disorder or disease of the brain
  10. skin test any test to determine immunity or sensitivity to a disease by introducing small amounts on or into the skin
  11. pink disease serious bark disease of many tropical crop trees
  12. ring disease disease of tomatoes and potatoes and tobacco etc caused by the bacterium Pseudomonas solanacearum
  13. skinniness the bodily property of lacking flesh
  14. kissing disease an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing
  15. Steinert's disease a severe form of muscular dystrophy marked by generalized weakness and muscular wasting that affects the face and feet and hands and neck; difficult speech and difficulty with the hands that spreads to the arms and shoulders and legs and hips; the onset can be any time from birth to middle age and the progression is slow; inheritance is autosomal dominant
  16. kidney disease a disease affecting the kidneys
  17. scandalous giving offense to moral sensibilities
  18. second base the base that must be touched second by a base runner in baseball
  19. synthesiser (music) an electronic instrument (usually played with a keyboard) that generates and modifies sounds electronically and can imitate a variety of other musical instruments
  20. scandalise strike with disgust or revulsion