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Rebound phenomenon

Definition noun (1) A temporary deviation from a normal state in the opposite direction following an abrupt removal or... Read More


rebound just like a rebound in basketball when the ball reverses its course and bounces back off the backboard, in medicine... Read More

Stewart-Holmes test

Definition noun A test named after the two neurologists, Gordon Morgan Holmes and Thomas Grainger Stewart, to determine... Read More


Bounce 1. To strike or thump, so as to rebound, or to make a sudden noise; a knock loudly. Another bounces as hard as he can... Read More


resilience 1. Energy (per unit of volume) released upon unloading. 2. Springiness or elasticity. Origin: L. Resilio, to... Read More


recoil 1. A starting or falling back; a rebound; a shrinking; as, the recoil of nature, or of the blood. 2. The state or... Read More

Community (biology)

Community, in biology, refers to the assemblage of interacting organisms (either of the same or different species)... Read More