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Search Results for: affection

Affection

Affection 1. The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected. 2. An attribute; a quality or property; a... Read More

Disease

Definition noun, plural: diseases An abnormal condition of an organism which interrupts the normal bodily functions that... Read More

Reciprocal

reciprocal 1. Recurring in vicissitude; alternate. 2. Done by each to the other; interchanging or interchanged; given and... Read More

Decrease

Decrease to grow less, opposed to increase; to be diminished gradually, in size, degree, number, duration, etc, or in... Read More

Sympathy

sympathy 1. Feeling corresponding to that which another feels; the quality of being affected by the affection of another,... Read More

Estimate

Estimate a valuing or rating by the mind, without actually measuring, weighing, or the like; rough or approximate... Read More

Smuts

smut 1. Foul matter, like soot or coal dust; also, a spot or soil made by such matter. 2. (Science: chemical) bad, soft... Read More

Smut

smut 1. Foul matter, like soot or coal dust; also, a spot or soil made by such matter. 2. (Science: chemical) bad, soft... Read More

Boil

Boil 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

Ailment

Ailment Indisposition; morbid affection of the body; not applied ordinarily to acute diseases. Little... Read More

Ail

Ail to affect with pain or uneasiness, either physical or mental; to trouble; to be the matter with; used to express some... Read More

Kiss

Kiss 1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc. He . . . Kissed her lips... Read More

Oblique

oblique 1. Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slanting; inclined. It has a... Read More

Susceptible

susceptible 1. Capable of admitting anything additional, or any change, affection, or influence; readily acted upon; as, a... Read More

Dove

Dove 1. (Science: zoology) a pigeon of the genus Columba and various related genera. The species are numerous. The domestic... Read More

Nature

nature 1. The existing system of things; the world of matter, or of matter and mind; the creation; the universe. But looks... Read More

Province

province 1. A country or region, more or less remote from the city of Rome, brought under the roman government; a conquered... Read More

Sensation

sensation 1. (Science: physiology) An impression, or the consciousness of an impression, made upon the central nervous... Read More

Affected

Affected 1. Regarded with affection; beloved. His affected hercules. (Chapman) 2. Inclined; disposed; attached. How stand... Read More

Sculpture

Sculpture 1. The art of carving, cutting, or hewing wood, stone, metal, etc, into statues, ornaments, etc, or into figures,... Read More

Regard

regard 1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze. But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled. (milton) 2.... Read More

Oxytocin – Of Love, Fear, and Anxiety

Oxytocin has long had a reputation of being the "love hormone". It engenders social bonding, attachment, intimacy, and... Read More

Hydrophilic

Hydrophilic Definition What does a hydrophile (or hydrophilic molecule) mean? If a molecule is “water-loving”, it is... Read More