1. tentative hesitant or lacking confidence; unsettled in mind or opinion
  2. quantitative expressible as an amount that can be measured
  3. identity operator an operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates
  4. candied fruit fruit cooked in sugar syrup and encrusted with a sugar crystals
  5. comminuted fracture fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed
  6. twenty-fourth coming next after the twenty-third in position
  7. penalty free throw an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line
  8. degenerative arthritis chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints
  9. giant tortoise very large tortoises of the Galapagos and Seychelles islands
  10. designated driver the member of a party who is designated to refrain from alcohol and so is sober when it is time to drive home
  11. Tocantins River a river in eastern Brazil that flows generally north to the Para River
  12. candidature the campaign of a candidate to be elected
  13. point of order a question as to whether the current proceedings are allowed by parliamentary procedure
  14. State of Eritrea an African country to the north of Ethiopia on the Red Sea
  15. data converter converter for changing information from one code to another
  16. back and forth moving from one place to another and back again
  17. designated hitter a ballplayer who is designated to bat in place of the pitcher
  18. quantum field theory the branch of quantum physics that is concerned with the theory of fields; it was motivated by the question of how an atom radiates light as its electrons jump from excited states
  19. tentatively in a hesitant manner
  20. egg-and-dart a decorative molding