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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

Scared to Death

Scared to Death: Self-Willed Death, or the Bone-Pointing Syndrome   by Patrick D Hahn   Accepted on: September 4,... 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

Spinster

spinster 1. A woman who spins, or whose occupation is to spin. She spake to spinster to spin it out. (Piers Plowman) The... Read More

Witch

witch 1. One who practices the black art, or magic; one regarded as possessing supernatural or magical power by compact with... 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

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

Folly

Folly Origin: oe. Folie, foli, f. Folie, fr. Fol, fou, foolish, mad. See fool. 1. The state of being foolish; want of good... Read More

Bitch

Bitch 1. The female of the canine kind, as of the dog, wolf, and fox. 2. An opprobrious name for a woman, especially a lewd... Read More

Modest

modest 1. Restraining within due limits of propriety; not forward, bold, boastful, or presumptious; rather retiring than... Read More

Female

Female 1. An individual of the sex which conceives and brings forth young, or (in a wider sense) which has an ovary and... Read More

Butter

Butter 1. An oily, unctuous substance obtained from cream or milk by churning. 2. Any substance resembling butter in degree... Read More

Temper

temper 1. The state of any compound substance which results from the mixture of various ingredients; due mixture of... Read More

Primiparity

Definition noun A medical term used to refer to a condition or state in which a woman is bearing a child for the first time... Read More

Mother

mother 1. A female parent; especially, one of the human race; a woman who has borne a child. 2. That which has produced or... Read More

Foster

Foster Relating to nourishment; affording, receiving, or sharing nourishment or nurture; applied to father, mother, child,... Read More

Spouse

spouse 1. A man or woman engaged or joined in wedlock; a married person, husband or wife. At last such grace I found, and... 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

Accent

Accent 1. A superior force of voice or of articulative effort upon some particular syllable of a word or a phrase,... Read More

Siren

siren 1. One of three sea nymphs, or, according to some writers, of two, said to frequent an island near the coast of Italy,... Read More

Gills

Gill a woody glen; a narrow valley containing a stream. Origin: Icel. Gil. 1. (Science: anatomy) An organ for aquatic... Read More

Gill

Gill a woody glen; a narrow valley containing a stream. Origin: Icel. Gil. 1. (Science: anatomy) An organ for aquatic... Read More

Adultery

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

Superlative

superlative 1. Lifted up to the highest degree; most eminent; surpassing all other; supreme; as, superlative wisdom or... Read More

Gynecologist

Gynecologist --> gynaecologist (Science: specialist) a medical doctor who specialises in gynecology and diseases... Read More

Rh factor

rh factor An antigen that may or may notbe present on the surface of human bloodcells. If a person's blood has the antigen,... Read More

Hoops

Hoop 1. A pliant strip of wood or metal bent in a circular form, and united at the ends, for holding together the staves of... Read More

Spin

spin 1. To practice spinning; to work at drawing and twisting threads; to make yarn or thread from fibre; as, the woman... Read More

Brood

Brood 1. The young birds hatched at one time; a hatch; as, a brood of chicken. As a hen doth gather her brood under her... Read More

Whore

Whore 1. To have unlawful sexual intercourse; to practice lewdness. 2. To worship false and impure gods. Origin: cf. Icel.... Read More

Overlay

overlay 1. To lay, or spread, something over or across; hence, to cover; to overwhelm; to press excessively upon. When any... Read More

Waterfalls

waterfall 1. A fall, or perpendicular descent, of the water of a river or stream, or a descent nearly perpendicular; a... Read More

Regeneration in humans – Finding the gene switch

Regeneration in humans is much more limited compared in other animals. Say for instance when one lost a limb, much as well... Read More

Mitochondrial DNA not just from moms but also from dads?

If one wants to trace down lineage, that person could turn to the cell's powerhouse, the mitochondrion. This organelle... Read More

Mitochondrial DNA

Mitochondrial DNA Definition noun plural: mitochondrial DNAs The genetic material in the mitochondrion that carries code... Read More

Hypermenorrhoea

Definition noun The extremely heavy or long periods of menstrual period in a woman of reproductive... Read More

Ma

Ma 1. A child's word for mother. 2. Hind in oriental countries, a respectful form of address given to a woman;... Read More

Udder

Udder 1. (Science: anatomy) The glandular organ in which milk is secreted and stored; popularly called the bag in cows and... Read More

Polygamy

polygamy 1. The having of a plurality of wives or husbands at the same time; usually, the marriage of a man to more than one... Read More

Plastron

plastron 1. A piece of leather stuffed or padded, worn by fencers to protect the breast. 3. An iron breastplate, worn under... Read More