1. The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected.
2. An attribute; a quality or property; a... Read More
noun, plural: diseases
An abnormal condition of an organism which interrupts the normal bodily functions that... Read More
1. Recurring in vicissitude; alternate.
2. Done by each to the other; interchanging or interchanged; given and... Read More
to grow less, opposed to increase; to be diminished gradually, in size, degree, number, duration, etc, or in... Read More
1. Feeling corresponding to that which another feels; the quality of being affected by the affection of another,... Read More
a valuing or rating by the mind, without actually measuring, weighing, or the like; rough or approximate... Read More
1. Foul matter, like soot or coal dust; also, a spot or soil made by such matter.
2. (Science: chemical) bad, soft... Read More
1. To heat to the boiling point, or so as to cause ebullition; as, to boil water.
2. To form, or separate, by boiling... Read More
Indisposition; morbid affection of the body; not applied ordinarily to acute diseases. Little... Read More
to affect with pain or uneasiness, either physical or mental; to trouble; to be the matter with; used to express some... Read More
1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc. He . . . Kissed her lips... Read More
1. Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slanting; inclined. It has a... Read More
1. Capable of admitting anything additional, or any change, affection, or influence; readily acted upon; as, a... Read More
1. (Science: zoology) a pigeon of the genus Columba and various related genera. The species are numerous.
The domestic... Read More
1. The existing system of things; the world of matter, or of matter and mind; the creation; the universe. But looks... Read More
1. A country or region, more or less remote from the city of Rome, brought under the roman government; a conquered... Read More
1. (Science: physiology) An impression, or the consciousness of an impression, made upon the central nervous... Read More
1. Regarded with affection; beloved. His affected hercules. (Chapman)
2. Inclined; disposed; attached. How stand... Read More
1. The art of carving, cutting, or hewing wood, stone, metal, etc, into statues, ornaments, etc, or into figures,... Read More
1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze. But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled. (milton)
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Oxytocin has long had a reputation of being the "love hormone". It engenders social bonding, attachment, intimacy, and... Read More
What does a hydrophile (or hydrophilic molecule) mean? If a molecule is “water-loving”, it is... Read More