1. psittacosis infectious disease of birds
  2. silicosis a lung disease caused by inhaling particles of silica or quartz or slate
  3. fixed costs a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume
  4. caustic soda a strongly alkaline caustic used in manufacturing soap and paper and aluminum and various sodium compounds
  5. steak sauce pungent bottled sauce for steak
  6. Sid Caesar United States comedian who pioneered comedy television shows
  7. Chasidism beliefs and practices of a sect of Orthodox Jews
  8. Chasidic of or relating to the Jewish Hasidim or its members or their beliefs and practices
  9. radio chassis a chassis for a radio receiver
  10. Masticophis whip snakes
  11. Schistosoma type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukes
  12. East Coast the eastern seaboard of the United States
  13. Parasitaxus one species: parasite yew
  14. Chassidism beliefs and practices of a sect of Orthodox Jews
  15. Chassidic of or relating to the Jewish Hasidim or its members or their beliefs and practices
  16. blastomycosis any of several infections of the skin or mucous membrane caused by Blastomyces
  17. Zeitgeist the spirit of the time
  18. fixed cost a periodic charge that does not vary with business volume
  19. Ptyas mucosus enter buildings in pursuit of prey
  20. schistosomiasis an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma; common in the tropics and Far East; symptoms depend on the part of the body infected