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Operation

operation 1. The act or process of operating; agency; the exertion of power, physical, mechanical, or moral. The pain and... Read More

Fredet-ramstedt operation

Fredet-ramstedt operation --> pyloromyotomy (Science: procedure) longitudinal incision through the anterior wall of the... Read More

Multiplication

multiplication 1. The act or process of multiplying, or of increasing in number; the state of being multiplied; as, the... Read More

Inverse

Inverse 1. Opposite in order, relation, or effect; reversed; inverted; reciprocal; opposed to direct. 2. (Science: botany)... Read More

FAAH-OUT mutation for a life of no pain – No FAAH, no pain

A Scottish woman claims that she has not experienced pain over some supposedly painful conditions, like a severe joint... Read More

Plastic

plastic 1. Having the power to give form or fashion to a mass of matter; as, the plastic hand of the Creator. See plastic... Read More

Subtraction

subtraction 1. The act or operation of subtracting or taking away a part. 2. (Science: mathematics) The taking of a lesser... Read More

Results

result 1. A flying back; resilience. Sound is produced between the string and the air by the return or the result of the... Read More

Proof

proof 1. Any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth; an act of testing; a test; a... Read More

Semilunar valve

The human heart structure consists of heart chambers (2 atria and 2 ventricles) that differ functionally from each other.... Read More

Result

result 1. A flying back; resilience. Sound is produced between the string and the air by the return or the result of the... Read More

Nerve

nerve 1. (Science: anatomy) One of the whitish and elastic bundles of fibres, with the accompanying tissues, which transmit... Read More

Keen

Keen William W., U.S. Surgeon, 1837-1932. See: keens operation, keens... Read More

Derivation

Derivation 1. A leading or drawing off of water from a stream or source. 2. The act of receiving anything from a source; the... Read More

Submerged

submerged in dentistry, describing a field of operation covered by... Read More

Twitch

twitch 1. The act of twitching; a pull with a jerk; a short, sudden, quick pull; as, a twitch by the sleeve. 2. A short,... Read More

Active transport

Active transport is a type of cellular transport in which substances (e.g. ions, glucose, and amino acids) are transported... Read More

Proton-motive force

proton-motive force energy that is generated by the transfer of protons or electrons across an energy-transducing membrane... Read More

Tillage

tillage 1. The operation, practice, or art of tilling or preparing land for seed, and keeping the ground in a proper state... Read More

Logarithm

Logarithm (Science: mathematics) One of a class of auxiliary numbers, devised by john napier, of Merchiston, Scotland... Read More

Glossotomy

Glossotomy (Science: procedure) Any cutting operation on the tongue, usually to obtain access to further reaches of the... Read More

Crampton test

Crampton test a test for physical condition and resistance; a record is made of the pulse and the blood pressure in the... Read More

Primitive Animals

Incorrect taxonomic classifications deemed organisms to be either animals or plants, in the Plantae or Animalia kingdoms... Read More

Undergo

undergo 1. To go or move below or under. 2. To be subjected to; to bear up against; to pass through; to endure; to suffer;... Read More

Theory of Neuroscience

Nezih OKTAR Journal of Neurological Sciences (Turkish) 2006, Volume 23, Number 3, Page(s) 155-158. An Open Access... Read More

Gang

Gang 1. A going; a course. 2. A number going in company; hence, a company, or a number of persons associated for a... Read More

Engine

Engine 1. (pronounced, in this sense,) natural capacity; ability; skill. A man hath sapiences three, memory, engine, and... Read More

Types of Transplants

Submitted to biologyonline.com on March 7, 2009 Published by biologyonline.com on March 29, 2009   Transplants are... Read More

Breathing

Breathing 1. Respiration; the act of inhaling and exhaling air. Subject to a difficulty of breathing. (Melmoth) 2. Air in... Read More

Training

training The act of one who trains; the act or process of exercising, disciplining, etc.; education. (Science: botany) fan... Read More

Product

Product 1. Anything that is produced, whether as the result of generation, growth, labour, or thought, or by the operation... Read More

Reason

reason 1. A thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; a just ground for a conclusion... Read More

Reflection

reflection 1. The act of reflecting, or turning or sending back, or the state of being reflected. Specifically: The return... Read More

Fixing

Fixing --> fixation 1. (Science: orthopaedics) The act or operation of holding, suturing or fastening in a fixed... Read More

Blast

Blast 1. (Science: biology, suffix) a suffix or terminal formative, used principally in biological terms, and signifying... Read More

Discussion

Discussion 1. The act or process of discussing by breaking up, or dispersing, as a tumour, or the like. 2. The act of... Read More

Alive

Alive 1. Having life, in opposition to dead; living; being in a state in which the organs perform their functions; as, an... Read More

Apparatus

Apparatus Origin: L, from apparare, apparatum, to prepare; ad - prepare to make ready. 1. Things provided as means to some... Read More

Symbol

symbol 1. A visible sign or representation of an idea; anything which suggests an idea or quality, or another thing, as by... Read More

Sense Organs in Insects

By Sachin Chorge Article submitted on January 2008 Article accepted on February 2008   Senses are the... Read More