1. trailing windmills trailing plant having crowded clusters of 3 brilliant deep pink flowers resembling a single flower blooming near the ground; found in dry gravelly or sandy soil; southwestern United States and Mexico
  2. circumstances one's overall condition in life
  3. long distance a telephone call made outside the local calling area
  4. neurolinguistics the branch of linguistics that studies the relation between language and the structure and function of the nervous system
  5. long-distance covering a long distance
  6. Carolingian dynasty a Frankish dynasty founded by Charlemagne's father that ruled from 751 to 987
  7. controlling interest ownership of more than 50% of a corporation's voting shares
  8. laryngostenosis abnormal narrowing of the larynx
  9. trailing arbutus low-growing evergreen shrub of eastern North America with leathery leaves and clusters of fragrant pink or white flowers
  10. brightness constancy the tendency for a visual object to be perceived as having the same brightness under widely different conditions of illumination
  11. inconstancy the quality of being changeable and variable
  12. for instance as an example
  13. Lake Constance a lake in southeastern Germany on the northern side of the Swiss Alps; forms part of the Rhine River
  14. rolling stock collection of wheeled vehicles owned by a railroad or motor carrier
  15. relative incidence the relative frequency of occurrence of something
  16. color constancy the tendency for a color to look the same under widely different viewing conditions
  17. colour constancy the tendency for a color to look the same under widely different viewing conditions
  18. coincidence the property of two things happening at the same time
  19. drafting instrument an instrument used by a draftsman in making drawings
  20. drilling platform drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radially