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Person

Person 1. A character or part, as in a play; a specific kind or manifestation of individual character, whether in real life,... Read More

Appearance

Appearance 1. The act of appearing or coming into sight; the act of becoming visible to the eye; as, his sudden appearance... Read More

Entomologist

Definition noun A scientist of entomology; a person scientifically studying insects Supplement Entomology is a branch of... Read More

IQ, Creativity and Learning

Evolution of Human Intelligence Humans, as evolved as we are, are the species most capable of exhibiting intelligence and... Read More

Prodromal period

There are five stages (or phases) of a disease. (Hattis, 2020). These stages are (1) Incubation period, (2) Prodromal... Read More

Abandon

Abandon 1. To cast or drive out; to banish; to expel; to reject. That he might . . . Abandon them from him. (Udall) Being... Read More

Man

Man Origin: as. Mann, man, monn, mon; akin to os, D, & OHG. Man, g. Mann, Icel. Mathr, for mannr, dan. Mand, Sw. Man,... Read More

Individual

Definition noun, plural: individuals (1) Any distinct person, object, or concept within a collection. (2) A single, separate... Read More

Slave

slave 1. A person who is held in bondage to another; one who is wholly subject to the will of another; one who is held as a... Read More

Sin

sin 1. Transgression of the law of god; disobedience of the divine command; any violation of God's will, either in purpose... Read More

Inoculation

Inoculation Definition In Immunology, inoculation is defined as the process of introducing an antigenic substance or... Read More

Villain

villain 1. One who holds lands by a base, or servile, tenure, or in villenage; a feudal tenant of the lowest class, a... Read More

Self

self 1. The individual as the object of his own reflective consciousness; the man viewed by his own cognition as the subject... Read More

Figures

Figure 1. The form of anything; shape; outline; appearance. Flowers have all exquisite figures. (Bacon) 2. The... Read More

Settlement

settlement 1. The act of setting, or the state of being settled. Specifically: Establishment in life, in business,... Read More

Woman

woman 1. An adult female person; a grown-up female person, as distinguished from a man or a child; sometimes, any female... Read More

Pleiotropy

Pleiotropy Definition When one single gene starts affecting multiple traits of living organisms, this phenomenon is known... Read More

Overview of Chirology

Psychodiagnostic Chirology (PDC) is a comprehensive diagnostic discipline applied by professional behavioral specialists in... Read More

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking: Wade Davis and the Secret of the Zombie Poison By Patrick D. Hahn Accepted on September 4, 2007 Twenty... Read More

Adultery

Adultery Origin: L. Adulterium. See Advoutry. 1. The unfaithfulness of a married person to the marriage bed; sexual... Read More

Abnormal

Abnormal Not normal, contrary to the usual structure, position, behaviour or rule. What is normal and what is... Read More

Person-years

Definition The total sum of the number of years that each member of a study population has been under observation; e.g.,... Read More

Single

Single 1. One only, as distinguished from more than one; consisting of one alone; individual; separate; as, a single star.... Read More

Receiver

receiver 1. One who takes or receives in any manner. 2. A person appointed, ordinarily by a court, to receive, and hold in... Read More

Balanced diet

What is a balanced diet? What is the definition of a balanced diet? A nutritionally balanced diet fulfills all nutritional... Read More

Complete dominance

Complete Dominance Definition Genetics is the study of how traits are inherited by organisms and in what ways these... Read More

Polymorphism

Polymorphism Definition The occurrence of two or more different forms or morphs in the population of a species is referred... Read More

Wedge

wedge 1. To cleave or separate with a wedge or wedges, or as with a wedge; to rive. My heart, as wedged with a sigh, would... Read More

Agglutinogen

Definition noun, plural: agglutinogens Any substance that acts as an antigen to stimulate production of specific... Read More

Drivers

Driver 1. One who, or that which, drives; the person or thing that urges or compels anything else to move onward. 2. The... Read More

Shadow

shadow 1. Shade within defined limits; obscurity or deprivation of light, apparent on a surface, and representing the form... Read More

Polygenic trait

Polygenic trait definition Polygenic trait refers to a trait that is controlled by multiple non-allelic genes. These genes... Read More

Donor

Donor (Science: biology) An individual organism that supplies living tissue to be used in another body, as a person who... Read More

Solitaire

solitaire 1. A person who lives in solitude; a recluse; a hermit. 2. A single diamond in a setting; also, sometimes, a... Read More

Driver

Driver 1. One who, or that which, drives; the person or thing that urges or compels anything else to move onward. 2. The... Read More

Appeal

Appeal 1. An application for the removal of a cause or suit from an inferior to a superior judge or court for reexamination... Read More

Staff

staff 1. A long piece of wood; a stick; the long handle of an instrument or weapon; a pole or srick, used for many purposes;... Read More

Loose associations

Definition noun A thought or communication pattern disorder characterized by loose or odd connections between ideas. A... Read More

Hypostasis

Hypostasis 1. That which forms the basis of anything; underlying principle; a concept or mental entity conceived or treated... Read More

Warrant

warrant 1. That which warrants or authorises; a commission giving authority, or justifying the doing of anything; an act,... Read More