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abattoir a place where animals are killed and cut up for food; slaughterhouse.
band1 a group formed to play music. [1/4 definitions]
blush a powder or moist makeup for highlighting the cheekbones; blusher. [1/7 definitions]
compensate to provide with or serve as an equivalent; make up for (often fol. by "for"). [1/4 definitions]
exchange of two people or two sides, to give up for another of the same kind. [1/7 definitions]
Fenian a member of a group formed in the nineteenth century to advocate the ending of British rule in Ireland, composed of Irish and Irish-Americans.
field hospital a hospital-like facility set up for emergency treatment of soldiers near the fighting zone.
hot line a direct communication system set up for use in times of emergency or crisis, esp. between heads of government. [1/2 definitions]
institution an organization set up for a specific purpose, usu. of public service, such as a hospital or school. [1/5 definitions]
National Liberation Front a revolutionary, often violent, political group, esp. such a group formerly active in South Vietnam.
recompense to pay (someone) in order to make up for loss or damage; make restitution to. [1/4 definitions]
redeem to balance or make up for. [1/7 definitions]
retreat the withdrawal of a group for prayer, meditation, or study. [1/8 definitions]
rough trade (slang) a tough, sadistic homosexual male hired or picked up for sex, or all such persons collectively.
supplement something necessary to complete a whole or make up for a deficiency. [1/3 definitions]
team a group formed to work together. [1/7 definitions]