Word Association Tests: Lists of words to which individuals are asked to respond ascertaining the conceptual meaning held by the individual.Vocabulary: The sum or the stock of words used by a language, a group, or an individual. (From Webster, 3d ed)Semantics: The relationships between symbols and their meanings.Term Birth: CHILDBIRTH at the end of a normal duration of PREGNANCY, between 37 to 40 weeks of gestation or about 280 days from the first day of the mother's last menstrual period.Language: A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.Word Processing: Text editing and storage functions using computer software.Phonetics: The science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Psycholinguistics: A discipline concerned with relations between messages and the characteristics of individuals who select and interpret them; it deals directly with the processes of encoding (phonetics) and decoding (psychoacoustics) as they relate states of messages to states of communicators.Verbal Learning: Learning to respond verbally to a verbal stimulus cue.Speech Perception: The process whereby an utterance is decoded into a representation in terms of linguistic units (sequences of phonetic segments which combine to form lexical and grammatical morphemes).Linguistics: The science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Speech: Communication through a system of conventional vocal symbols.Verbal Behavior: Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.Language Development: The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.Language Tests: Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.Comprehension: The act or fact of grasping the meaning, nature, or importance of; understanding. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed) Includes understanding by a patient or research subject of information disclosed orally or in writing.Recognition (Psychology): The knowledge or perception that someone or something present has been previously encountered.Paired-Associate Learning: Learning in which the subject must respond with one word or syllable when presented with another word or syllable.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Reaction Time: The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.Mental Recall: The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.Child Language: The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Speech Production Measurement: Measurement of parameters of the speech product such as vocal tone, loudness, pitch, voice quality, articulation, resonance, phonation, phonetic structure and prosody.Brain Mapping: Imaging techniques used to colocalize sites of brain functions or physiological activity with brain structures.Pattern Recognition, Visual: Mental process to visually perceive a critical number of facts (the pattern), such as characters, shapes, displays, or designs.Evoked Potentials: Electrical responses recorded from nerve, muscle, SENSORY RECEPTOR, or area of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM following stimulation. They range from less than a microvolt to several microvolts. The evoked potential can be auditory (EVOKED POTENTIALS, AUDITORY), somatosensory (EVOKED POTENTIALS, SOMATOSENSORY), visual (EVOKED POTENTIALS, VISUAL), or motor (EVOKED POTENTIALS, MOTOR), or other modalities that have been reported.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Multilingualism: The ability to speak, read, or write several languages or many languages with some facility. Bilingualism is the most common form. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Memory: Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.Dyslexia: A cognitive disorder characterized by an impaired ability to comprehend written and printed words or phrases despite intact vision. This condition may be developmental or acquired. Developmental dyslexia is marked by reading achievement that falls substantially below that expected given the individual's chronological age, measured intelligence, and age-appropriate education. The disturbance in reading significantly interferes with academic achievement or with activities of daily living that require reading skills. (From DSM-IV)Brain: The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.Vocabulary, Controlled: A specified list of terms with a fixed and unalterable meaning, and from which a selection is made when CATALOGING; ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING; or searching BOOKS; JOURNALS AS TOPIC; and other documents. The control is intended to avoid the scattering of related subjects under different headings (SUBJECT HEADINGS). The list may be altered or extended only by the publisher or issuing agency. (From Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed, p163)Photic Stimulation: Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.Stuttering: A disturbance in the normal fluency and time patterning of speech that is inappropriate for the individual's age. This disturbance is characterized by frequent repetitions or prolongations of sounds or syllables. Various other types of speech dysfluencies may also be involved including interjections, broken words, audible or silent blocking, circumlocutions, words produced with an excess of physical tension, and monosyllabic whole word repetitions. Stuttering may occur as a developmental condition in childhood or as an acquired disorder which may be associated with BRAIN INFARCTIONS and other BRAIN DISEASES. (From DSM-IV, 1994)Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Neuropsychological Tests: Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.Functional Laterality: Behavioral manifestations of cerebral dominance in which there is preferential use and superior functioning of either the left or the right side, as in the preferred use of the right hand or right foot.Speech Acoustics: The acoustic aspects of speech in terms of frequency, intensity, and time.Acoustic Stimulation: Use of sound to elicit a response in the nervous system.Writing: The act or practice of literary composition, the occupation of writer, or producing or engaging in literary work as a profession.Temporal Lobe: Lower lateral part of the cerebral hemisphere responsible for auditory, olfactory, and semantic processing. It is located inferior to the lateral fissure and anterior to the OCCIPITAL LOBE.Attention: Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.Subject Headings: Terms or expressions which provide the major means of access by subject to the bibliographic unit.Abstracting and Indexing as Topic: Activities performed to identify concepts and aspects of published information and research reports.Electroencephalography: Recording of electric currents developed in the brain by means of electrodes applied to the scalp, to the surface of the brain, or placed within the substance of the brain.Speech Intelligibility: Ability to make speech sounds that are recognizable.Rats, Inbred Strains: Genetically identical individuals developed from brother and sister matings which have been carried out for twenty or more generations or by parent x offspring matings carried out with certain restrictions. This also includes animals with a long history of closed colony breeding.Mental Processes: Conceptual functions or thinking in all its forms.Unified Medical Language System: A research and development program initiated by the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE to build knowledge sources for the purpose of aiding the development of systems that help health professionals retrieve and integrate biomedical information. The knowledge sources can be used to link disparate information systems to overcome retrieval problems caused by differences in terminology and the scattering of relevant information across many databases. The three knowledge sources are the Metathesaurus, the Semantic Network, and the Specialist Lexicon.Cognition: Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.Sheep: Any of the ruminant mammals with curved horns in the genus Ovis, family Bovidae. They possess lachrymal grooves and interdigital glands, which are absent in GOATS.Gestational Age: The age of the conceptus, beginning from the time of FERTILIZATION. In clinical obstetrics, the gestational age is often estimated as the time from the last day of the last MENSTRUATION which is about 2 weeks before OVULATION and fertilization.Kinetics: The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.Cattle: Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Terminology as Topic: The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.Aphasia: A cognitive disorder marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or express language in its written or spoken form. This condition is caused by diseases which affect the language areas of the dominant hemisphere. Clinical features are used to classify the various subtypes of this condition. General categories include receptive, expressive, and mixed forms of aphasia.Learning: Relatively permanent change in behavior that is the result of past experience or practice. The concept includes the acquisition of knowledge.Information Storage and Retrieval: Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.Visual Perception: The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.Cues: Signals for an action; that specific portion of a perceptual field or pattern of stimuli to which a subject has learned to respond.Articulation Disorders: Disorders of the quality of speech characterized by the substitution, omission, distortion, and addition of phonemes.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Fixation, Ocular: The positioning and accommodation of eyes that allows the image to be brought into place on the FOVEA CENTRALIS of each eye.Occipital Lobe: Posterior portion of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES responsible for processing visual sensory information. It is located posterior to the parieto-occipital sulcus and extends to the preoccipital notch.Speech Discrimination Tests: Tests of the ability to hear and understand speech as determined by scoring the number of words in a word list repeated correctly.Audiometry, Speech: Measurement of the ability to hear speech under various conditions of intensity and noise interference using sound-field as well as earphones and bone oscillators.Swine: Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).Retention (Psychology): The persistence to perform a learned behavior (facts or experiences) after an interval has elapsed in which there has been no performance or practice of the behavior.Labor, Obstetric: The repetitive uterine contraction during childbirth which is associated with the progressive dilation of the uterine cervix (CERVIX UTERI). Successful labor results in the expulsion of the FETUS and PLACENTA. Obstetric labor can be spontaneous or induced (LABOR, INDUCED).Infant, Premature: A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.Perceptual Masking: The interference of one perceptual stimulus with another causing a decrease or lessening in perceptual effectiveness.Anomia: A language dysfunction characterized by the inability to name people and objects that are correctly perceived. The individual is able to describe the object in question, but cannot provide the name. This condition is associated with lesions of the dominant hemisphere involving the language areas, in particular the TEMPORAL LOBE. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p484)Concept Formation: A cognitive process involving the formation of ideas generalized from the knowledge of qualities, aspects, and relations of objects.Deafness: A general term for the complete loss of the ability to hear from both ears.Models, Biological: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Molecular Sequence Data: Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.Psychomotor Performance: The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.Cerebral Cortex: The thin layer of GRAY MATTER on the surface of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES that develops from the TELENCEPHALON and folds into gyri and sulchi. It reaches its highest development in humans and is responsible for intellectual faculties and higher mental functions.Image Processing, Computer-Assisted: A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.Stroop Test: Timed test in which the subject must read a list of words or identify colors presented with varying instructions and different degrees of distraction. (Campbell's Psychiatric Dictionary. 8th ed.)Names: Personal names, given or surname, as cultural characteristics, as ethnological or religious patterns, as indications of the geographic distribution of families and inbreeding, etc. Analysis of isonymy, the quality of having the same or similar names, is useful in the study of population genetics. NAMES is used also for the history of names or name changes of corporate bodies, such as medical societies, universities, hospitals, government agencies, etc.Judgment: The process of discovering or asserting an objective or intrinsic relation between two objects or concepts; a faculty or power that enables a person to make judgments; the process of bringing to light and asserting the implicit meaning of a concept; a critical evaluation of a person or situation.Placenta: A highly vascularized mammalian fetal-maternal organ and major site of transport of oxygen, nutrients, and fetal waste products. It includes a fetal portion (CHORIONIC VILLI) derived from TROPHOBLASTS and a maternal portion (DECIDUA) derived from the uterine ENDOMETRIUM. The placenta produces an array of steroid, protein and peptide hormones (PLACENTAL HORMONES).Random Allocation: A process involving chance used in therapeutic trials or other research endeavor for allocating experimental subjects, human or animal, between treatment and control groups, or among treatment groups. It may also apply to experiments on inanimate objects.Eye Movements: Voluntary or reflex-controlled movements of the eye.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.Association Learning: The principle that items experienced together enter into a connection, so that one tends to reinstate the other.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Pregnancy, Animal: The process of bearing developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero in non-human mammals, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Reference Values: The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.Aphasia, Broca: An aphasia characterized by impairment of expressive LANGUAGE (speech, writing, signs) and relative preservation of receptive language abilities (i.e., comprehension). This condition is caused by lesions of the motor association cortex in the FRONTAL LOBE (BROCA AREA and adjacent cortical and white matter regions).Language Development Disorders: Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.Symbolism: A concept that stands for or suggests something else by reason of its relationship, association, convention, or resemblance. The symbolism may be mental or a visible sign or representation. (From Webster, 3d ed)Emotions: Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.Magnetoencephalography: The measurement of magnetic fields over the head generated by electric currents in the brain. As in any electrical conductor, electric fields in the brain are accompanied by orthogonal magnetic fields. The measurement of these fields provides information about the localization of brain activity which is complementary to that provided by ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY. Magnetoencephalography may be used alone or together with electroencephalography, for measurement of spontaneous or evoked activity, and for research or clinical purposes.Dyslexia, Acquired: A receptive visual aphasia characterized by the loss of a previously possessed ability to comprehend the meaning or significance of handwritten words, despite intact vision. This condition may be associated with posterior cerebral artery infarction (INFARCTION, POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY) and other BRAIN DISEASES.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Frontal Lobe: The part of the cerebral hemisphere anterior to the central sulcus, and anterior and superior to the lateral sulcus.Language Disorders: Conditions characterized by deficiencies of comprehension or expression of written and spoken forms of language. These include acquired and developmental disorders.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Eye Movement Measurements: Methods and procedures for recording EYE MOVEMENTS.Luteinizing Hormone: A major gonadotropin secreted by the adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR). Luteinizing hormone regulates steroid production by the interstitial cells of the TESTIS and the OVARY. The preovulatory LUTEINIZING HORMONE surge in females induces OVULATION, and subsequent LUTEINIZATION of the follicle. LUTEINIZING HORMONE consists of two noncovalently linked subunits, alpha and beta. Within a species, the alpha subunit is common in the three pituitary glycoprotein hormones (TSH, LH and FSH), but the beta subunit is unique and confers its biological specificity.Association: A functional relationship between psychological phenomena of such nature that the presence of one tends to evoke the other; also, the process by which such a relationship is established.Body Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.Dictionaries as Topic: Lists of words, usually in alphabetical order, giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning.Models, Psychological: Theoretical representations that simulate psychological processes and/or social processes. These include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Estrus: The period in the ESTROUS CYCLE associated with maximum sexual receptivity and fertility in non-primate female mammals.Mathematics: The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Auditory Perception: The process whereby auditory stimuli are selected, organized, and interpreted by the organism.Oxygen: An element with atomic symbol O, atomic number 8, and atomic weight [15.99903; 15.99977]. It is the most abundant element on earth and essential for respiration.Cochlear Implants: Electronic hearing devices typically used for patients with normal outer and middle ear function, but defective inner ear function. In the COCHLEA, the hair cells (HAIR CELLS, VESTIBULAR) may be absent or damaged but there are residual nerve fibers. The device electrically stimulates the COCHLEAR NERVE to create sound sensation.Computer Simulation: Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.Task Performance and Analysis: The detailed examination of observable activity or behavior associated with the execution or completion of a required function or unit of work.Memory, Short-Term: Remembrance of information for a few seconds to hours.Models, Theoretical: Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.Sign Language: A system of hand gestures used for communication by the deaf or by people speaking different languages.Cells, Cultured: Cells propagated in vitro in special media conducive to their growth. Cultured cells are used to study developmental, morphologic, metabolic, physiologic, and genetic processes, among others.Base Sequence: The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.Dose-Response Relationship, Drug: The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.PubMed: A bibliographic database that includes MEDLINE as its primary subset. It is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), part of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. PubMed, which is searchable through NLM's Web site, also includes access to additional citations to selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE, and links to other resources such as the full-text of articles at participating publishers' Web sites, NCBI's molecular biology databases, and PubMed Central.Blood Pressure: PRESSURE of the BLOOD on the ARTERIES and other BLOOD VESSELS.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Progesterone: The major progestational steroid that is secreted primarily by the CORPUS LUTEUM and the PLACENTA. Progesterone acts on the UTERUS, the MAMMARY GLANDS and the BRAIN. It is required in EMBRYO IMPLANTATION; PREGNANCY maintenance, and the development of mammary tissue for MILK production. Progesterone, converted from PREGNENOLONE, also serves as an intermediate in the biosynthesis of GONADAL STEROID HORMONES and adrenal CORTICOSTEROIDS.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Calcium: A basic element found in nearly all organized tissues. It is a member of the alkaline earth family of metals with the atomic symbol Ca, atomic number 20, and atomic weight 40. Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body and combines with phosphorus to form calcium phosphate in the bones and teeth. It is essential for the normal functioning of nerves and muscles and plays a role in blood coagulation (as factor IV) and in many enzymatic processes.Practice (Psychology): Performance of an act one or more times, with a view to its fixation or improvement; any performance of an act or behavior that leads to learning.Subliminal Stimulation: Stimulation at an intensity below that where a differentiated response can be elicited.Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Decision Making: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.Dictionaries, MedicalComputational Biology: A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.Hydrogen-Ion Concentration: The normality of a solution with respect to HYDROGEN ions; H+. It is related to acidity measurements in most cases by pH = log 1/2[1/(H+)], where (H+) is the hydrogen ion concentration in gram equivalents per liter of solution. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Pattern Recognition, Physiological: The analysis of a critical number of sensory stimuli or facts (the pattern) by physiological processes such as vision (PATTERN RECOGNITION, VISUAL), touch, or hearing.Medical Subject Headings: Controlled vocabulary thesaurus produced by the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. It consists of sets of terms naming descriptors in a hierarchical structure that permits searching at various levels of specificity.Abbreviations as Topic: Shortened forms of written words or phrases used for brevity.Aphasia, Wernicke: Impairment in the comprehension of speech and meaning of words, both spoken and written, and of the meanings conveyed by their grammatical relationships in sentences. It is caused by lesions that primarily affect Wernicke's area, which lies in the posterior perisylvian region of the temporal lobe of the dominant hemisphere. (From Brain & Bannister, Clinical Neurology, 7th ed, p141; Kandel et al., Principles of Neural Science, 3d ed, p846)Dominance, Cerebral: Dominance of one cerebral hemisphere over the other in cerebral functions.Rabbits: The species Oryctolagus cuniculus, in the family Leporidae, order LAGOMORPHA. Rabbits are born in burrows, furless, and with eyes and ears closed. In contrast with HARES, rabbits have 22 chromosome pairs.Dogs: The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)Muscles: Contractile tissue that produces movement in animals.Noise: Any sound which is unwanted or interferes with HEARING other sounds.Models, Statistical: Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.Animal Feed: Foodstuff used especially for domestic and laboratory animals, or livestock.Speech Articulation Tests: Tests of accuracy in pronouncing speech sounds, e.g., Iowa Pressure Articulation Test, Deep Test of Articulation, Templin-Darley Tests of Articulation, Goldman-Fristoe Test of Articulation, Screening Speech Articulation Test, Arizona Articulation Proficiency Scale.Proteins: Linear POLYPEPTIDES that are synthesized on RIBOSOMES and may be further modified, crosslinked, cleaved, or assembled into complex proteins with several subunits. The specific sequence of AMINO ACIDS determines the shape the polypeptide will take, during PROTEIN FOLDING, and the function of the protein.Child Development: The continuous sequential physiological and psychological maturing of an individual from birth up to but not including ADOLESCENCE.Estradiol: The 17-beta-isomer of estradiol, an aromatized C18 steroid with hydroxyl group at 3-beta- and 17-beta-position. Estradiol-17-beta is the most potent form of mammalian estrogenic steroids.Amino Acid Sequence: The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.Voice: The sounds produced by humans by the passage of air through the LARYNX and over the VOCAL CORDS, and then modified by the resonance organs, the NASOPHARYNX, and the MOUTH.Fetus: The unborn young of a viviparous mammal, in the postembryonic period, after the major structures have been outlined. In humans, the unborn young from the end of the eighth week after CONCEPTION until BIRTH, as distinguished from the earlier EMBRYO, MAMMALIAN.Metaphor: The application of a concept to that which it is not literally the same but which suggests a resemblance and comparison. Medical metaphors were widespread in ancient literature; the description of a sick body was often used by ancient writers to define a critical condition of the State, in which one corrupt part can ruin the entire system. (From Med Secoli Arte Sci, 1990;2(3):abstract 331)Artificial Intelligence: Theory and development of COMPUTER SYSTEMS which perform tasks that normally require human intelligence. Such tasks may include speech recognition, LEARNING; VISUAL PERCEPTION; MATHEMATICAL COMPUTING; reasoning, PROBLEM SOLVING, DECISION-MAKING, and translation of language.Repression, Psychology: The active mental process of keeping out and ejecting, banishing from consciousness, ideas or impulses that are unacceptable to it.Sensory Aids: Devices that help people with impaired sensory responses.Weight Gain: Increase in BODY WEIGHT over existing weight.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Generalization (Psychology): The phenomenon of an organism's responding to all situations similar to one in which it has been conditioned.Fovea Centralis: An area approximately 1.5 millimeters in diameter within the macula lutea where the retina thins out greatly because of the oblique shifting of all layers except the pigment epithelium layer. It includes the sloping walls of the fovea (clivus) and contains a few rods in its periphery. In its center (foveola) are the cones most adapted to yield high visual acuity, each cone being connected to only one ganglion cell. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)Follicle Stimulating Hormone: A major gonadotropin secreted by the adenohypophysis (PITUITARY GLAND, ANTERIOR). Follicle-stimulating hormone stimulates GAMETOGENESIS and the supporting cells such as the ovarian GRANULOSA CELLS, the testicular SERTOLI CELLS, and LEYDIG CELLS. FSH consists of two noncovalently linked subunits, alpha and beta. Within a species, the alpha subunit is common in the three pituitary glycoprotein hormones (TSH, LH, and FSH), but the beta subunit is unique and confers its biological specificity.Organ Size: The measurement of an organ in volume, mass, or heaviness.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Schizophrenic Language: The artificial language of schizophrenic patients - neologisms (words of the patient's own making with new meanings).Awareness: The act of "taking account" of an object or state of affairs. It does not imply assessment of, nor attention to the qualities or nature of the object.Sensitivity and Specificity: Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)Hearing: The ability or act of sensing and transducing ACOUSTIC STIMULATION to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. It is also called audition.Behavior: The observable response of a man or animal to a situation.Data Interpretation, Statistical: Application of statistical procedures to analyze specific observed or assumed facts from a particular study.RNA, Messenger: RNA sequences that serve as templates for protein synthesis. Bacterial mRNAs are generally primary transcripts in that they do not require post-transcriptional processing. Eukaryotic mRNA is synthesized in the nucleus and must be exported to the cytoplasm for translation. Most eukaryotic mRNAs have a sequence of polyadenylic acid at the 3' end, referred to as the poly(A) tail. The function of this tail is not known for certain, but it may play a role in the export of mature mRNA from the nucleus as well as in helping stabilize some mRNA molecules by retarding their degradation in the cytoplasm.Sodium: A member of the alkali group of metals. It has the atomic symbol Na, atomic number 11, and atomic weight 23.Pattern Recognition, Automated: In INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, machine-sensing or identification of visible patterns (shapes, forms, and configurations). (Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed)Knowledge: The body of truths or facts accumulated in the course of time, the cumulated sum of information, its volume and nature, in any civilization, period, or country.Liver: A large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates that is responsible for detoxification, metabolism, synthesis and storage of various substances.Lipreading: The process by which an observer comprehends speech by watching the movements of the speaker's lips without hearing the speaker's voice.United StatesPotassium: An element in the alkali group of metals with an atomic symbol K, atomic number 19, and atomic weight 39.10. It is the chief cation in the intracellular fluid of muscle and other cells. Potassium ion is a strong electrolyte that plays a significant role in the regulation of fluid volume and maintenance of the WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE.Agraphia: Loss or impairment of the ability to write (letters, syllables, words, or phrases) due to an injury to a specific cerebral area or occasionally due to emotional factors. This condition rarely occurs in isolation, and often accompanies APHASIA. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p485; APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 1994)Case-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.Neurons: The basic cellular units of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the NERVOUS SYSTEM.User-Computer Interface: The portion of an interactive computer program that issues messages to and receives commands from a user.Alexia, Pure: Loss of the power to comprehend written materials despite preservation of the ability to write (i.e., alexia without agraphia). This condition is generally attributed to lesions that "disconnect" the visual cortex of the non-dominant hemisphere from language centers in the dominant hemisphere. This may occur when a dominant visual cortex injury is combined with underlying white matter lesions that involve crossing fibers from the occipital lobe of the opposite hemisphere. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p483)Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Eating: The consumption of edible substances.Serial Learning: Learning to make a series of responses in exact order.DNA: A deoxyribonucleotide polymer that is the primary genetic material of all cells. Eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms normally contain DNA in a double-stranded state, yet several important biological processes transiently involve single-stranded regions. DNA, which consists of a polysugar-phosphate backbone possessing projections of purines (adenine and guanine) and pyrimidines (thymine and cytosine), forms a double helix that is held together by hydrogen bonds between these purines and pyrimidines (adenine to thymine and guanine to cytosine).Electrophysiology: The study of the generation and behavior of electrical charges in living organisms particularly the nervous system and the effects of electricity on living organisms.Hemodynamics: The movement and the forces involved in the movement of the blood through the CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM.Aphasia, Primary Progressive: A progressive form of dementia characterized by the global loss of language abilities and initial preservation of other cognitive functions. Fluent and nonfluent subtypes have been described. Eventually a pattern of global cognitive dysfunction, similar to ALZHEIMER DISEASE, emerges. Pathologically, there are no Alzheimer or PICK DISEASE like changes, however, spongiform changes of cortical layers II and III are present in the TEMPORAL LOBE and FRONTAL LOBE. (From Brain 1998 Jan;121(Pt 1):115-26)Sound Spectrography: The graphic registration of the frequency and intensity of sounds, such as speech, infant crying, and animal vocalizations.Birth Weight: The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual at BIRTH. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.Communication Aids for Disabled: Equipment that provides mentally or physically disabled persons with a means of communication. The aids include display boards, typewriters, cathode ray tubes, computers, and speech synthesizers. The output of such aids includes written words, artificial speech, language signs, Morse code, and pictures.Evoked Potentials, Visual: The electric response evoked in the cerebral cortex by visual stimulation or stimulation of the visual pathways.Education of Hearing Disabled: The teaching or training of those individuals with hearing disability or impairment.MEDLINE: The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).Individuality: Those psychological characteristics which differentiate individuals from one another.Amnesia: Pathologic partial or complete loss of the ability to recall past experiences (AMNESIA, RETROGRADE) or to form new memories (AMNESIA, ANTEROGRADE). This condition may be of organic or psychologic origin. Organic forms of amnesia are usually associated with dysfunction of the DIENCEPHALON or HIPPOCAMPUS. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp426-7)Systematized Nomenclature of Medicine: Controlled vocabulary of clinical terms produced by the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO).Automatic Data Processing: Data processing largely performed by automatic means.
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... "word origin; etymology", usually written with ci 詞 "word; term; speech". The Ciyuan has been popular with Chinese intellectuals ... In terms of Chinese lexicography, the Ciyuan is a cidian (辭典 "word/phrase dictionary") for spoken expressions, as opposed to a ... The title word ciyuan 辭源 - which combines ci 辭 "take leave; decline; diction; phrase; word" and yuan 源 "source; cause; origin ... The editors deleted technical terms from natural and social sciences, and international words that had been appended into the ...
... foreign words; provincial dialectical terms; obsolete words; technical terms; or words employed in some unusual sense or in ... The word gloss designates not only marginal notes, but also words or remarks inserted for various reasons in the very text of ... glossarium), or just "gloss". From a single explanatory word, interlined or placed in the margin, the word gloss has been ... The English word gloss is derived from the Latin glossa, a transcript of the Greek glossa. In classical Greek it means a tongue ...
"Moodle definition". All Words. "The chicken or the egg". Moodle.org Lounge. "Language packs - MoodleDocs". Kehrer, Anika. " ... ". "Civil Service Learning - LEO". Marsden, Dan (2 April 2012). "Moodle 1.9 Long Term support". Moodle. Retrieved 27 May 2013. ...
Schwartzman, Steven (1994). The Words of Mathematics: An Etymological Dictionary of Mathematical Terms Used in English. MAA. ... Addition is defined term by term: Define lim n a n + lim n b n = lim n ( a n + b n ) . {\displaystyle \lim _{n}a_{n}+\lim _{n}b ... preferring the word "trade". However, "Carry" remains the standard term. From Enderton (p.138): "...select two sets K and L ... If a single term x appears in a sum n times, then the sum is the product of n and x. If n is not a natural number, the product ...
The term became a common word. The original method of degaussing was to install electromagnetic coils into the ships, known ... The term was first used by then-Commander Charles F. Goodeve, RCNVR, during World War II while trying to counter the German ...
The term tuloy, which is the root word of the term panunuluyan, literally means 'to go in'. Pagdadalaw-dalaw: In this method, ... The term kwento, from the Spanish word cuento, literally means 'to tell a story'. Panunuluyan: In this method, the researcher ... The term dalaw literally means 'visit'. Pagtatanung-tanong: In this method, the researcher undergoes a kind of questioning ... The word tanong literally means 'question'. Pakikiramdam: In this approach, the researcher uses entirely his/her own feelings ...
Dickson coined the term "word word". For his published work on baseball, The Washington Post has described Dickson as " ... Dickson's Word Treasury: A Connoisseur's Collection of Old and New, Weird and Wonderful, Useful and Outlandish Words, John ... ISBN 0802717780 Words from the White House: Words and Phrases Coined or Popularized by America's Presidents, Walker & Company ( ... War Slang: American Fighting Words & Phrases Since the Civil War. Mineola, N.Y.: Dover Publications, 2011, ISBN 9780486477503 ...
Dodds, Leigh (14 Jun 2016). "What 3 Words? Jog on mate!". "What3words". OpenStreetMap wiki. 20 Jan 2017. "Terms & Conditions". ... Each square has been given a three-word English address. what3words has named the world's landmass with three words in various ... Each what3words language uses a wordlist of 25,000 words (40,000 in English, as it covers the sea as well as land). The lists ... The result is that if a three-word combination is entered slightly incorrectly and the result is still a valid what3words ...
"Meaning of the term Brass Ring". World Wide Words. Retrieved 26 September 2006. Adam Sandy. "The Grand Carousel Knoebels Grove ... Images from that site: grabbing the ring and the target From "The Mavens' Word of the Day - Brass ring". WORDS@RANDOM, Random ... The term has been used as the title of at least two books. The final scene of The Catcher in the Rye features a carousel with a ... Christine Ammer's The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms says it's from the late 1800s." World Wide Words: Brass ring For ...
First sentence word order/article title, capitalization of terms[edit]. The first sentence is currently ... The word maritime simply denotes "of the sea" and any body of land that borders or is associated with the sea can be described ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Perhaps it should be mentioned that the three terms used in the opening sentence can refer either to a region comprised of the ...
Thorpe's term as president was marked by the range of distinguished guest speakers that he recruited, among them Lord Hailsham ... ISBN 978-1-902301-21-1. Waugh, Auberon (1980). The Last Word. London: Michael Joseph. ISBN 978-0-7181-1799-3. Wilson, Harold ( ... Thorpe was elected to the club's committee at the end of his first term; in November 1949 he became its president. Outside ... 1979). Final Term: The Labour Government 1974-76. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson. ISBN 978-0-7181-1860-0. Ziegler, Philip ( ...
Synonymy refers to words that are pronounced and spelled differently but contain the same meaning. Antonymy refers to words ... The term generative was proposed by Noam Chomsky in his book Syntactic Structures published in 1957. The term generative ... The units of analysis in lexical semantics are lexical units which include not only words but also sub-words or sub-units such ... Hyponymy and hypernymy refers to a relationship between a general term and the more specific terms that fall under the category ...
"Glossary of Statistical Terms". Retrieved 2007-07-17. "What is the difference between a road and a street?". Word FAQ. ... related terms' Bed (geology) & streambed), as well as the term "Road building" redirects here. Road construction requires the ... The term was also commonly used to refer to roadsteads, waterways that lent themselves to use by shipping. According to the New ... The former may be usefully termed "rights of way" (and are the subject of a separate entry in this web) and the latter may be ...
However, the word appeared in print as early as 1891 in a humorous article in Punch. "Take my wife-please!" -Henny Youngman " ... Howard, Gregory (2010-01-11). Dictionary of Rhetorical Terms. Xlibris. p. 151. ISBN 978-1-4500-2029-9. [self-published source] ... "Paraprosdokians". Away With Words. 2012-02-09. Archived from the original on 2015-02-28. Retrieved 2017-07-11. ... Canadian linguist and etymology author William Gordon Casselman argues that, while the word is now in wide circulation, " ...
... is an English slang term. From the word twiddly (sometimes spelled Twiddley); curly or decorative, esp. in an ... The term twiddly bit is applicable in almost any context and is commonly used to describe aspects of architecture, art, music, ... The term "Twiddly Bits" is commonly used in the music industry to describe a short improvised part that is technically advanced ... Twiddly is a commonly used word in British English, as in Roald Dahl's The BFG, where the giant's large ears allow him to hear ...
The word or term Soukous means "shake". Soukous sound is thought to be borrowed from a combination of Salsa, Soca and Zouk. FBI ...
He defines the word to Hart (who has never heard it before) as a "medieval term for 'tenant slightly below a baron.'" Feu Mesne ... In its most general sense the word thus indicated a mediate vassal, i.e. one holding a fief under a vassal. The word was, ... vavassor) is a term in feudal law. A vavasour was the vassal or tenant of a baron, one who held his tenancy under a baron, and ... Gradually the term without qualification was found convenient for describing sub-vassals, tenants-in-chief being called ...
The medical term for jaundice is icterus. Icterus is from the Greek word ίκτερος; adjectival form, icteric. Bassari, R; Koea, ... The yellowing of the "white of the eye" is thus more properly termed conjunctival icterus. The term "icterus" itself is ... The word jaundice is from the French jaunisse, meaning "yellow disease". Play media The main sign of jaundice is a yellowish ...
the term Khalsa is an Arabic word. There are various interpretations to the term Khalsa, one of the general meaning of the term ... This term is also defined as the land or estate which belongs directly to the king, without any intermediary claims of lords/ ... Pothwari language: 90% Urdu 5% pashto 3% Other 2% The word Choha means a water spring and Khalsa is related to the Sikh ...
The Hebrew word Bama has three meanings; 1) a stage on which a theatrical creation is presented 2) The raised area in a ... The term also refers to the whole compilation of homiletic teachings on the Bible. Midrash is a way of interpreting biblical ... The Hebrew term Midrash (Hebrew: מדרש; plural midrashim, "story" from "to investigate" or "study") is a homiletic method of ... is throwing new light on the meaning of ancient texts by their transformation from the medium of the written word to the stage ...
The Māori word for macron is tohutō. The term pōtae ("hat") is also used. In the past, writing in Māori either did not ... Over a u at the end of a word, the macron indicated um as a form of scribal abbreviation. The macron is used in the orthography ... Thus the Arabic word ثلاثة (three) is transliterated ṯalāṯah. Some modern dictionaries and coursebooks of classical Greek and ...
You connect to a talker by using telnet [...] The word "talker" is a descriptive term. For example, some talkers are muds, ...
The word survivor is a loaded term. Within the breast cancer culture, survivorship is conferred upon women (and men) who are ... In terms of medical challenges, some survivors experience cancer-related fatigue, may have long-term side effects from cancer ... A third term, the diers, is used by some terminally ill patients who reject the claim that dying is part of survivorship or ... The term tends to erase and degrade people who are dying of incurable cancer. This idea of survivorship emphasizes and values ...
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The Latin term teres, which means "round or cylindrical shaped" or "long and round", refers to the shape of the muscle.[4][5] ... The word pronator comes from the Latin pronus, which means "inclined forward or lying face downward", and has to do with the ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
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The adjective occipital, in zoology, means pertaining to the occiput (rear of the skull). Occipital is a descriptor for several areas of animal and human anatomy. External occipital protuberance Internal occipital crest Greater occipital nerve Lesser occipital nerve Occipital artery Occipital bone Occipital bun Occipital condyle Occipital groove Occipital lobe Occipital plane Occipital pole Occipital ridge Occipital scales Occipital triangle Occipital vein Parieto-occipital sulcus PGO (Ponto-geniculo-occipital) waves Preoccipital notch "occipital" A Dictionary of Zoology. Ed. Michael Allaby. Oxford University Press ...
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  • Mēcum "with me," and its kindred forms tēcum "with thee," nōbiscum "with us," and vōbiscum "with you," are relics or fossils in Latin of an earlier stage in the language when "prepositions" (elements that precede the words governed) were "postpositions" (the elements followed the words governed). (dictionary.com)
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  • For example, the medieval Latin word honorificabilitudinitas (honourableness) was listed by some old dictionaries in the English form honorificabilitudinity (22 letters), but it has never really been in use. (englishforums.com)
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  • Showing page 1 out of 6 pages of 76 main-word entries or main-word-entry groups. (getwords.com)
  • 917 words - 4 pages limitations it could lead the human race into a future that one may not even be able to picture. (avsabonline.org)
  • 1000 words - 4 pages beneficial possibilities are endless. (avsabonline.org)
  • 1246 words - 5 pages even without genetic engineering, parents still push their children to perfection. (avsabonline.org)
  • 1265 words - 6 pages upward soar in the employment growth for electrical engineers. (avsabonline.org)
  • 697 words - 3 pages Practices The standard gives the requirements on the reference documents applicable to the preparation and revision of digital related product definitions data known as data sets. (avsabonline.org)
  • 1000 words - 4 pages In February of 1997 Dolly, the first successful mammalian clone, was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. (avsabonline.org)
  • 2525 words - 11 pages including contributing to the formulation of policy and other decision-making process through their expertise and experience. (avsabonline.org)
  • 1237 words - 5 pages cost reduction strategy to the overall business strategy. (avsabonline.org)
  • People with dementia may struggle with language, like remembering a word or terminology. (alzheimers.org.uk)
  • You'll learn medical terminology from an anatomical approach by looking at each root term, its origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage. (ed2go.com)
  • This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach where root terms are divided by each body system. (ed2go.com)
  • When you go over the urinary system, you'll learn terminology related to the kidneys, bladder, urine, and even some chemistry terms. (ed2go.com)
  • In this lesson, you'll complete your tour through the alphabetical listings of the most common prefixes and suffixes used in medical terminology by focusing on prefixes and suffixes that begin with the letters P through Z. You'll find that there are many more terms that medical professionals use less often, and you'll even discover that sometimes a root that you already know is used as a prefix or suffix. (ed2go.com)
  • Partial and Late-Term Abortion At the present time, abortion has become a hot topic that has sparked many heated debates in the recent presidential election, with both parties feeling strongly about the subject. (bartleby.com)
  • Partial-birth abortion can be defined as the removal of a fetus that has already died and a late-term abortion is an abortion that occurs during a late stage of the pregnancy. (bartleby.com)
  • This is often referred to as a late-term abortion, which usually occurs between the 24th and 28th weeks of a pregnancy. (educationindex.com)
  • His article, The First Crack In The Wall, presents a plethora of instances of partial-birth abortion activists going back on their word and an accurate drawing of an abortion procedure being attacked by activists. (bartleby.com)
  • Already, today's fatshionistas can have their pick of stylish clothing, and it will be interesting to see if more positive terms come into the language in future, be it through the efforts of fat activists or through advertising departments with their eyes on a profitable market. (cambridge.org)
  • As the news of her death broke condolences started pouring in from the lawyers, rights activists and politicians terming it a "great loss" for Pakistan. (indiatimes.com)
  • Browse thousands of words and phrases selected by Financial Times editors. (ft.com)
  • Unless the language or context clearly indicates that a different meaning is intended, the following words, terms, and phrases, for the purposes of this chapter, shall be given the meanings subjoined to them. (mn.gov)
  • Here, FEMAIL rounds up some of the funniest and most mind-boggling mistaken words and phrases on the internet, all shared by people who didn't just spell something wrong but seemed to genuinely think the word or phrase in questions was something entirely different. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • When you go over the reproductive system, you'll learn root terms that refer to both male and female anatomical structures. (ed2go.com)
  • One of the problems associated with the ban on late term abortions in the United States is that viability is not defined. (educationindex.com)
  • In publishing, if participants in the editing and production process don't adhere strictly to protocol regarding what's termed the 'master [or live ] document,' they may run into serious problems related to delayed responses or changes made on out-of-date or competing versions of the document. (stackexchange.com)
  • Also central to the argument is what the whole issue means in terms of both existing problems and potential future problems for the employer and the candidate, for organizational management, the labour market and macro-economic welfare and progress in general. (jourdenuit.info)
  • Investigating the Adult Learners' Experience when Solving Mathematical Word Problems. (igi-global.com)
  • The focus of the study was on how these adult students used prior mathematical knowledge and how their past experiences with mathematics influenced their solving of mathematics word problems. (igi-global.com)
  • The Unified Medical Language System (UMLS), which consists of over 200 biomedical terminologies and ontologie, has more than ten million terms and three million concepts. (springer.com)
  • The present study aimed to investigate whether well-established associations between action and language can be altered by short-term upper limb immobilization. (ed.gov)
  • Our doctors define difficult medical language in easy-to-understand explanations of over 19,000 medical terms. (medicinenet.com)
  • Start your day with weird words, fun quizzes, and language stories. (dictionary.com)
  • Word retrieval is core to language production and relies on complementary processes: the rapid activation of lexical and conceptual representations and word selection, which chooses the correct word among semantically related competitors. (nih.gov)
  • These issues can include confusion, perception and vision, problem solving and thinking speed, judgement, processing and sequencing information, language and words and other physical health conditions, too. (alzheimers.org.uk)
  • Since the early days of research into language and the brain, word meaning was assumed to be processed in specific brain regions, which most modern neuroscientists localize to the left temporal lobe. (nih.gov)
  • By now, you'll find that you can recognize many of these terms as they're used in normal, everyday language. (ed2go.com)
  • Samuel Johnson defined dictionary as "a book containing the words of any language in alphabetical order, with explanations of their meaning" in his dictionary. (wikipedia.org)
  • The authority has directed to use word "stimulant" instead of "energy" and label products in Urdu and English language only. (com.pk)
  • Let's just say that in Spanish the word polla is used as slang for a certain part of a man's anatomy, and leave it at that! (bbc.co.uk)
  • As a side note, I like learning those are feminine occupational terms and being reminded that women have always worked - either in addition to, or outside of, motherhood. (designmom.com)
  • Highlighting the causes behind the problem, EOC points out that gender discrimination is embedded in 'myths' (EOC, 1986:2), while we are also reminded that motherhood still remains a stigma (Curran, 1988) as the general ideology of gender still associates feminity with nurturing, and hence with servicing, which is translated directly into specific occupational terms (Murgatroyd, 1982). (jourdenuit.info)
  • The present study explored whether different executive control and speed measures (working memory, inhibition, processing speed, and naming speed) independently predict individual differences in word reading and reading comprehension. (nih.gov)
  • and (b) the main theoretical question of interest: whether what is shared and what is separable for word reading and reading comprehension are associated with individual differences in working memory, inhibition, and measures of processing and naming speed. (nih.gov)
  • The results indicated that (a) the relation between word reading and reading comprehension is largely invariant across the age groups, and (b) working memory and general processing speed, but not inhibition or the speeded naming of non-alphanumeric stimuli, are unique predictors of both word reading and comprehension, with working memory equally important for both reading abilities and processing speed more important for word reading. (nih.gov)
  • Topics and Well Written Essays - 3250 Words", n.d. https://studentshare.org/biology/1797807-forensic-biology. (studentshare.org)
  • Every day that I complete my 500-word goal I have a little fillip of happiness and accomplishment. (visualthesaurus.com)
  • Andy, could that explain the perceived scarcity of conservative words dating from the 21st century? (conservapedia.com)
  • Spatiotemporal dynamics of word retrieval in speech production revealed by cortical high-frequency band activity. (nih.gov)
  • Cortical response strength as indexed by high-frequency band (HFB) activity (70-150 Hz) amplitude revealed effects linked to lexical-semantic activation and word selection observed in widespread regions of the cortical mantle. (nih.gov)
  • This rules out a unified "meaning center" in the human brain and supports a dynamic view according to which words are processed by distributed neuronal assemblies with cortical topographies that reflect word semantics. (nih.gov)
  • There are two human psychological factors that development goals should pay much more attention to: first, we don't react well to long term progressive threats (e.g. climate change) and second, we are much more effective at short term goals than long term ones. (eco-business.com)
  • I'm pretty sure the term "Viking" denotes a member of a perennial-loser NFL team with the most defeatist fan base in the country. (fark.com)
  • The word maritime simply denotes "of the sea" and any body of land that borders or is associated with the sea can be described as a maritime state or province (i.e. (wikipedia.org)
  • I have doubts that charisma, despite its etymology, is a conservative term. (conservapedia.com)
  • 2. Cesspool - according to the OED this word is from the 1680s and in other examples on this page the Oxford etymology is chosen in preference over Merriam-Webster. (conservapedia.com)
  • As you progress through each lesson of this course, you'll see that it proceeds by "body system," and the first lesson will go over root terms that are associated with the musculoskeletal system. (ed2go.com)
  • This lesson will finish up the discussion about root terms. (ed2go.com)
  • You'll then begin doing something a little different-at the end of the lesson, you'll do a little review session to help you remember all of the root terms that you've learned up to this point. (ed2go.com)
  • In this lesson, you'll learn about prefixes and suffixes that are common in medicine and start with the letters A through H. Starting here, you won't be going through the word associations that you did in previous lessons. (ed2go.com)
  • If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word. (questia.com)
  • While it is difficult to obtain funding for sustainable development plans, short term high-added value projects that benefit current communities and can contribute to the economy are abundant and finding a way to tap on these projects to meet longer term plans is key if viable sustainable development strategies are to be achieved. (eco-business.com)
  • Biomedical texts often contain a series of lexical ambiguities, such as abbreviations and polysemous terms. (springer.com)
  • The data do not support a modular view of word retrieval in speech production but rather support substantial overlap of lexical-semantic activation and word selection mechanisms in the brain. (nih.gov)
  • If any word occurs exclusively in grad school seminars, papers, theses, and dissertations, genethliac is that word. (dictionary.com)
  • For instance, if the Federal Reserve lowers interest rates yet again, and consumer spending is likely to increase, what is the most desirable course of action, in terms of production of a business that manufactures durable goods, if all other market aspects remain relatively unchanged? (essaytown.com)
  • It's not something to be said in business settings, certainly, but it's the perfect word for the situation. (stackexchange.com)
  • It all comes down to the reality that political agendas or business investment most often have very short term goals which are dominated by duration of mandates or the fastest financial return model. (eco-business.com)
  • Changing the business name to include the word brand will also not convince any self-respecting marketing director that designers have the breadth of skills to define a brand and develop a cogent brand strategy. (designweek.co.uk)
  • Prudential complements this offering by including many of the powerful features we know consumers look for, such as international coverage, waiver of premiums, a simple calendar day elimination period and home support services," said Andy Mako, senior vice president of Prudential's Long-Term Care insurance business. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • So right here we can see that there are two kinds of storage - short-term or temporary, and long-term or permanent. (bartleby.com)
  • Short term memory loss and visual spatial confusion are usually the first signs of this disease. (brightkite.com)
  • There are other behavioral changes also like outbursts of violence (Brawley, 65).The initial symptoms of the disease progress to more serious short term memory loss and difficulty in moving around familiar areas. (brightkite.com)
  • The fungi provides structure and the alga provides food) * Commensalism - One species benefits, the other is unaffected Competition, in the short term , reduces the chance of survival and restricts the abundance of all competitors. (studymode.com)
  • There are many different short term effects that divorce can have on children. (studymode.com)
  • https://jslhr.pubs.asha.org/article.aspx?articleid=1782644 Age-Related Benefits of Digital Noise Reduction for Short-Term Word Learning in Children With Hearing Loss PurposeTo determine the rate of word learning for children with hearing loss (HL) in quiet and in noise compared to normal-hearing (NH) peers. (asha.org)
  • For full access to this article, log in to an existing user account, purchase an annual subscription, or purchase a short-term subscription. (asha.org)
  • We studied the effect of short-term swimming in cold water (13°C) on parameters of the blood antioxidant system (activities of superoxide dismutase and catalase, concentrations of ceruloplasmin and nonprotein thiols), heme oxygenase activity, and nonprotein thiol level in mouse liver. (springer.com)
  • Cycling is one option to meet both short term benefits and long term goals that will ensure a strategic sustainable development plan. (eco-business.com)
  • Perhaps a hybrid approach of combining long term sustainable development goals with other measures that have direct short term benefits on current society would have greater chance of success. (eco-business.com)
  • Indeed, sustainable development looks into views in the medium to long term when in fact most modern society models are based on short term returns or benefits. (eco-business.com)
  • Sustainable development is defined as development that meets the needs of the present (short term) without compromising the ability of future generations (long term) to meet their own needs. (eco-business.com)
  • We have lost track of this short-long term relationship in sustainable development strategies. (eco-business.com)
  • However, none of these are presently taken very seriously by governments (as they require a long term approach) and we continue to build on the coast lines or reclaimed land (short term approach) regardless of the fact that there is a high probability that these investments are doomed in the medium term, based on sea level change projections alone. (eco-business.com)
  • The hybrid short-long term approach is perhaps the best option and the less damaging to the economy. (eco-business.com)
  • Following an undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of Sheffield (1995-98), Dr Kevin Dent completed his PhD on visuo-spatial short-term memory at the University of Lancaster. (essex.ac.uk)
  • The aim of this study was to clarify the short-term results and surgical tips of down-to-up TME by TAMIS following trans-anal intersphincteric dissection (ISD+TAMIS-TME) for very low rectal cancer near the anus. (sages.org)
  • Strategic advice' implies advice relating to the longer term or the future vision of the brand, rather than advice related to short term tactics. (designweek.co.uk)
  • A recent Kaiser study found that long-term care consumes about one-third of Medicaid spending in the United States. (mcknights.com)
  • Finally, the study found that even after learning the topic during the college class, the participants had difficulties with applying algebraic approaches to word problem solving. (igi-global.com)
  • The first word, vāde , is the second person singular imperative of vādere "to go, advance, proceed," from the same Proto-Indo-European root wadh - "to go" as the Germanic (English) wade . (dictionary.com)
  • The Old English word is me(o)du, which is derived from the Indo-European word meaning "honey, sweet drink" (Encarta). (pace.edu)
  • In Old English the term is "beor. (pace.edu)
  • What is the longest English word containing no letter more than once? (englishforums.com)
  • What is the longest English word? (englishforums.com)
  • Hi Liz,just want to know that words in blod are key words of this article.Could you post the meaning of them or should we discover it through online dictionary?Thank you. (cambridge.org)
  • One type of facility that falls under this title is the Long Term Acute Care Hospital (LTACH) (Munoz-Price, 2009, p. 438). (brightkite.com)
  • Today, they were on Capitol Hill to remind lawmakers about the importance of including long-term care in the overall healthcare reform package. (mcknights.com)
  • Rabbit term meaning the entire top portion of the rabbit, extending from neck to tail. (justrabbits.com)
  • Rabbit term relating to the colour of the fur next to the skin. (justrabbits.com)
  • Rabbit term meaning ears that have large tips with a distinct fall or lop. (justrabbits.com)
  • About the second story, I'd just like to add that the word for rabbit, conejo , is also a mild slang term in Spain meaning the exact same thing (the other word is really rude), so it's easy to confuse. (bbc.co.uk)
  • To clarify, I'm looking for a term that describes a situation where human communication delays and errors lead to an escalation of confusion, chaos, and further misunderstandings. (stackexchange.com)
  • To clarify even further, I'm not looking for a general term for confusion or a general term for latency or delay. (stackexchange.com)
  • Through it we can follow two centuries of attacks on women at the dawn of modern England, when a term commonly indicating a close female friend turned into one signifying idle, backbiting talk, that is, talk potentially sowing discord, the opposite of the solidarity that female friendship implies and generates. (designmom.com)
  • The Windows NT does not have a good reputation in term of server stability. (bartleby.com)
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  • Continued usage of the LRB Website subsequent to a change in the terms and conditions constitutes acceptance of the current terms and conditions. (lrb.co.uk)
  • However eventually there is the need for long term care facilities. (brightkite.com)
  • Sadly, many of our elderly live in Long Term Care Facilities (LTCF). (brightkite.com)
  • Detroit, Michigan, August 4, 2020 -The COVID-19 pandemic has wrought a disproportionate toll on one of society's most vulnerable communities: elderly people living in long-term care facilities. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Building on decades of epidemic-response experience, and on more recent experience gained assisting care homes in Europe and South America, MSF supported more than 50 long-term care facilities-including 31 nursing homes and 24 adult foster care homes-in Michigan between the end of May and July 31. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • We saw COVID-19 trigger an acute crisis on top of chronic neglect and lack of support to long-term care facilities," said Heather Pagano, MSF's emergency coordinator in Michigan. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • At the start of the pandemic, long-term care facilities were left to fend for themselves without protective equipment or adequate infection prevention and control (IPC) training. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • Essential staff in long-term care facilities-including nurses, cleaners, cooks and beyond- work in close proximity to residents to care for their most basic and intimate needs, so they play a critical role in preventing the spread of the coronavirus. (doctorswithoutborders.org)
  • ensure the co-ordination of community services provided by multi-service agencies with those services offered by hospitals, long-term care facilities, mental health services, health care professionals and social service agencies, and to promote a continuum of health and social services. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Plaintiffs' attorneys portray the companies that own long-term care facilities as "always placing profits above people. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • However, in the biomedical domain, they have not out-performed supervised word sense disambiguation (WSD) methods based on support vector machines or random forests, possibly due to inherent similarities of medical word senses. (springer.com)
  • Homonyms and individual senses of attested words are not included. (wiktionary.org)