Слова на букву hemi-inso (2629) Medical dictionary
На главную О проекте Обратная связь Поддержать проектДобавить в избранное

  
EN-DE-FR →  Medical dictionary →  (2,4-ance anch-basi basi-chem chem-culi culi-dttp du b-extr extr-hemi hemi-inso insp-line line-metr metr-noe noem-pco pco -post post-retr retr-spas spas-tawa taxa-ulce ulce-℞


Слова на букву hemi-inso (2629)

< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >>
Infection, middle ear
Acute middle ear infection, medically called acute otitis media is inflammation of the middle ear. Acute otitis media typically causes fluid in the middle ear accompanied by ...
Infection, nosocomial
An infection acquired in a hospital. Specifically an infection that was not present or incubating prior to the patient being admitted to the hospital, but occurred within 72 hours ...
Infection, opportunistic
An infection that occurs because of a weakened immune system. Opportunistic infections are a particular danger for people with AIDS. The HIV virus itself does not cause death, ...
Infection, pinworm
An infection caused by a small, white intestinal worm: the pinworm or, more formally, Enterobius vermicularis. The pinworm is about the length of a staple and lives for the ...
Infection, pork tapeworm
Known medically as cysticercosis, an infection caused by Taenia solium (the pork tapeworm). Infection occurs when the tapeworm larvae enter the body and form cysticerci ...
Infection, rotavirus
A leading cause of severe winter diarrhea in young children. Each year, rotavirus (RV) causes an estimated 500,000 doctor visits and 50,000 hospital admissions in the United ...
Infection, roundworm
Infection from a type of parasitic worm that hatches in the intestines and lives there. The eggs of the roundworm usually enter the body through contaminated water or food or on ...
Infection, urinary tract (UTI)
An infection in the urinary system that begins when microorganisms cling to the opening of the urethra (the canal from the bladder) and begin to multiply. Most UTIs are due to one ...
Infection, Vincent
This is trench mouth, a progressive painful infection with ulceration, swelling and sloughing off of dead tissue from the mouth and throat due to the spread of infection from the ...
Infection, yeast
Infection due to fungal organisms which have the characteristic of being single-celled, usually rounded and reproduce by budding. Most yeast are harmless (some are used in ...
infection-immunity
See infection immunity.
infectiosity
SYN: infectiousness.
infectious
1. A disease capable of being transmitted from person to person, with or without actual contact. 2. SYN: infective. 3. Denoting a disease due to the action of a microorganism.
Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and (NIAID)
This is one of the National Institutes of Health in the U.S. In formal terms, the mission of the NIAID is “to support and conduct research and research training (that) strives ...
Infectious mononucleosis
A specific viral infection (with the Epstein-Barr virus) in which there is an increase of white blood cells that are mononuclear (with a single nucleus) "Mono" and ...
infectiousness
The state or quality of being infectious. SYN: infectiosity.
infective
Capable of transmitting an infection. SYN: infectious (2).
infectivity
1. The characteristic of a disease agent that embodies capability of entering, surviving in, and multiplying and causing disease in a susceptible host. 2. The proportion of ...
infecundity
SYN: female sterility. [L. infecunditas, barrenness]
inference
The logical process of passing from observations and axioms to generalizations; in statistics, the development of generalizations from sample data, usually with calculated ...
Inferior
In medicine, inferior means below or downward. The opposite of superior. * * * 1. Situated below or directed downward. 2. [TA] In human anatomy, situated nearer the soles of the ...
Inferior (anatomic orientation)
Below or toward the feet, as opposed to superior. The liver is inferior to the lungs. For a more complete listing of terms used in medicine for spatial orientation, please see ...
inferiority
The condition or state of being or feeling inadequate or inferior, especially relative to one's peers or to others similarly situated.
Infertile
Not able to conceive after a year of regular intercourse without contraception. Infertility can be due to many causes. In most cases of possible female infertility, the ...
Infertility
The diminished ability or the inability to conceive and have offspring. Infertility is also defined in specific terms as the failure to conceive after a year of regular ...
infest
To occupy a site and dwell ectoparasitically on external surface tissue, as opposed to internally (infect). [L. infesto, pp. -atus, to attack]
infestation
Development on (rather than in) the body of a pathogenic agent, e.g., body lice. SYN: ectoparasitism.
infibulation
Closure of the vaginal vestibule by creating a fusion of the labia majora; typically done after excision of the labia minora and clitoris and incision of the labia majora to ...
Infiltrate
To penetrate. If an IV infiltrates, the IV fluid penetrates the surrounding tissue. * * * 1. To perform or undergo infiltration. 2. SYN: infiltration (2). 3. A cellular ...
infiltration
1. The act of permeating or penetrating into a substance, cell, or tissue; said of gases, fluids, or matter held in solution. 2. The gas, fluid, or dissolved matter that has ...
infinity
SYN: infinite distance.
infirm
Weak or feeble because of old age or disease. [L. in-firmus, fr. in- neg. + firmus, strong]
infirmary
A clinic or small hospital, especially in a school or college. [L. infirmarium; see infirm]
infirmity
A weakness; an abnormal, more or less disabling, condition of mind or body. [see infirm]
inflammable
SYN: flammable. [L. in-, intensive, + flamma, flame]
Inflammation
A basic way in which the body reacts to infection, irritation or other injury, the key feature being redness, warmth, swelling and pain. Inflammation is now recognized as a type ...
Inflammation, bladder
Also referred to as cystitis, this form of inflammation (please see the entry to Inflammation) affects the urinary bladder. Bladder inflammation (cystitis) can be due, for ...
inflammatory
Pertaining to, characterized by, causing, resulting from, or becoming affected by inflammation.
inflation
Distention by a fluid or gas. [L. inflatio, fr. in-flo, pp. -flatus, to blow into, inflate]
inflator
An instrument for injecting air.
inflection, inflexion
1. An inward bending. 2. Obsolete term for diffraction. [L. in-flecto, pp. -flexus, to bend]
influenza
An acute infectious respiratory disease, caused by i. viruses, which are in the family Orthomyxoviridae, in which the inhaled virus attacks the respiratory epithelial cells of ...
Influenza vaccine
The influenza (flu) vaccine is recommended for persons at high risk for serious complications from influenza virus infection, including: {{}}Everyone age 50 or more; Residents ...
Influenza virus
The family of Orthomyxoviridae contains 3 genera : Influenzavirus A, B; Influenzavirus C; and “Thogoto-like viruses.” Each type of virus has a stable nucleoprotein group ...
influenzal
Relating to, marked by, or resulting from influenza.
infold
To inclose within a fold, as in “infolding” an ulcer of the stomach, in which the walls on either side of the lesion are brought together and sutured.
Informatics
The application of computers and statistics to the management of information. For example, in the Human Genome Project, informatics has permitted the development and use of ...
informed consent
Voluntary consent given by a person or a responsible proxy ( e.g., a parent) for participation in a study, immunization program, treatment regimen, invasive procedure, etc., ...
informofers
Name suggested for the protein particles that appear when RNA is removed from nucleoprotein particles. [information + -fer]
informosomes
Name suggested for the bodies composed of messenger (informational) RNA and protein that are found in the cytoplasm of animal cells. [information + G. soma, body]
infra-
A position below the part denoted by the word to which it is joined. [L. below]
infraaxillary
SYN: subaxillary.
infrabulge
1. That portion of the crown of a tooth gingival to the height of contour. 2. That area of a tooth where the retentive portion of a clasp of a removable partial denture is ...
infracardiac
Beneath the heart; below the level of the heart.
infracerebral
Pertaining to that portion of the nervous system below the level of the cerebrum.
infraclavicular
SYN: subclavian (1).
infraclusion
The state wherein a tooth has failed to erupt to the maxillomandibular plane of interdigitation. SYN: infraocclusion, infraversion (3).
infracortical
Beneath the cortex of an organ, mainly the brain or kidney. See subcortical.
infracostal
SYN: subcostal (1).
infracotyloid
Below the acetabulum or cotyloid cavity.
infracristal
Below the supraventricular crest of the right ventricle; usually used in reference to ventricular septal defect. [ infra- + L. crista, crest]
infraction
Obsolete term for fracture; especially one without displacement. [L. infractio, a breaking, fr. infringere, to break]
infradentale
In craniometrics, the apex of the septum between the mandibular central incisors. SYN: lower alveolar point.
infradian
Relating to biologic variations or rhythms occurring in cycles less frequent than every 24 hours. Cf.:circadian, ultradian. [ infra- + L. dies, day]
infradiaphragmatic
SYN: subdiaphragmatic.
infraduction
SYN: deorsumduction.
infraglenoid
Inferior to the glenoid cavity of the scapula. SYN: subglenoid.
infraglottic
Inferior to the glottis. SYN: subglottic.
infrahepatic
SYN: subhepatic.
infrahyoid
Below the hyoid bone; denoting especially a group of muscles: the sternohyoideus, sternothyroideus, thyrohyoideus, and omohyoideus. SYN: subhyoid, subhyoidean.
inframamillary
Relating to that which is situated below a nipple.
inframammary
Inferior to the mammary gland. SYN: submammary (2).
inframandibular
SYN: submandibular.
inframarginal
Below any margin or edge.
inframaxillary
SYN: mandibular.
infranatant
1. See i. fluid. 2. Lying below. [ infra- + L. natare, to swim]
infraocclusion
SYN: infraclusion.
infraorbital
Below or beneath the orbit. SYN: suborbital.
infrapatellar
Inferior to the patella; denoting especially a bursa, a pad of fat, or a synovial fold. SYN: subpatellar (2).
infrapsychic
Denoting ideas or actions originating below the level of consciousness.
infrared
That portion of the electromagnetic spectrum with wavelengths between 730 and 1000 nm.
infrascapular
Inferior to the scapula. SYN: subscapular (2).
infrasonic
Denoting those frequencies that lie below the range of human hearing. [ infra- + L. sonus, sound]
infraspinatus
See i. (muscle).
Infraspinatus muscle
A muscle that assists the lifting of the arm while turning the arm outward (external rotation). The tendon of the infraspinatus muscle is one of four tendons that stabilize the ...
infraspinous
Below a spine or spinous process; specifically, the fossa infraspinata. SYN: subspinous (1).
infrasplenic
Beneath or below the spleen.
infrasternal
Inferior to the sternum. SYN: substernal (2).
infrasubspecific
Denoting a category of organisms of rank lower than subspecies.
infratemporal
Below the temporal fossa.
infrathoracic
Below or at the lower portion of the thorax.
infratonsillar
Below the palatine tonsil or cerebellar tonsil.
infratrochlear
Inferior to the trochlea or pulley of the superior oblique muscle of the eye.
infraumbilical
Inferior to the umbilicus. SYN: subumbilical.
infraversion
1. A turning (version) downward. 2. In physiologic optics, rotation of both eyes downward. 3. SYN: infraclusion.
infriction
The application of liniments or ointments combined with friction. [L. in, on, + frictio, a rubbing]
infundibula
Plural of infundibulum.
infundibular
Relating to an infundibulum.
infundibulectomy
Excision of the infundibulum, especially of hypertrophied ventricular septal myocardium encroaching on the ventricular outflow tract in the tetralogy of Fallot. [ infundibulum ...
infundibuliform
SYN: choanoid. [L. infundibulum, funnel, + forma, form]
infundibulin
A 20% solution of an extract of the posterior lobe of the hypophysis cerebri.
infundibulo-ovarian
Relating to the fimbriated extremity of a uterine tube and the ovary.
infundibuloma
A pilocytic astrocytoma arising in the neurohypophysis of the pituitary. [ infundibulum + G. -oma, tumor]
infundibulopelvic
Relating to any two structures called infundibulum and pelvis, such as the expanded portion of a calyx and the pelvis of the kidney, or the fimbriated extremity of the uterine ...
infundibulum
1. [TA] A funnel or funnel-shaped structure or passage. 2. SYN: i. of uterine tube. 3. The expanding portion of a calyx as it opens into the renal pelvis. 4. [TA] SYN: conus ...
Infuse
In medicine, to introduce a solution into the body through a vein. An infusion is the therapeutic introduction of a fluid other than blood into a vein. The infused fluid might, ...
infusible
1. Incapable of being melted or fused. 2. Capable of being made into an infusion.
infusion
1. The process of steeping a substance in water, either cold or hot (below the boiling point), in order to extract its soluble principles. 2. A medicinal preparation obtained by ...
Infusoria
Archaic term for Ciliophora. [Mod. L. pertaining to or found in an infusion, fr. in-fundo, pp. in-fusus, to pour in]
infusorian
Archaic term for a member of the class Infusoria, now the phylum Ciliophora.
Ingelfinger
Franz, U.S. nephrologist and editor, 1910–1980. See I. rule.
Ingelfinger rule
The policy of considering a manuscript for publication only if its substance has not been submitted or reported elsewhere. This policy was promulgated in 1969 by Franz J. ...
ingesta
Solid or liquid nutrients taken into the body. [pl. of L. ingestum, ntr. pp. of in-gero, -gestus, to carry in]
ingestion
1. Introduction of food and drink into the stomach. 2. Incorporation of particles into the cytoplasm of a phagocytic cell by invagination of a portion of the cell membrane as ...
ingestive
Relating to ingestion.
Ingrassia
Giovanni F., Italian anatomist, 1510–1580. See I. process.
ingravescent
Increasing in severity. [L. ingravesco, to grow heavier, fr. gravis, heavy]
inguen
SYN: groin (1). [L.]
inguinal
Relating to the groin.
Inguinal canal
A passage in the lower anterior abdominal wall which in the male allows passage of the spermatic cord and in the female contains the round ligament. Because of the weakness it ...
inguinocrural
Relating to the groin and the thigh.
inguinodynia
Rarely used term for pain in the groin. [L. inguen (inguin-), groin, + G. odyne, pain]
inguinolabial
Relating to the groin and the labium.
inguinoperitoneal
Relating to the groin and the peritoneum.
inguinoscrotal
Relating to the groin and the scrotum.
INH
Abbreviation for isonicotinic acid hydrazide.
inhalant
1. That which is inhaled; a remedy given by inhalation. 2. A drug (or combination of drugs) with high vapor pressure, carried by an air current into the nasal passage, where it ...
inhalation
1. The act of drawing in the breath. SYN: inspiration. 2. Drawing a medicated vapor in with the breath. 3. A solution of a drug or combination of drugs for administration as a ...
inhale
To draw in the breath. SYN: inspire.
inhaler
1. SYN: respirator (2). 2. An apparatus for administering pharmacologically active agents by inhalation. - metered-dose i. a device used to administer a defined dose of ...
inherent
Occurring as a natural part or consequence; latent imminent; intrinsic. [L. inhaerens, sticking to, adhering]
Inheritance
Not something that is contained in a will, but rather a gene, chromosome or genome that is transmitted from parent to child. The pattern of inheritance is the manner in which a ...
Inheritance, holandric
Inheritance of genes on the Y chromosome. Since only males normally have a Y chromosome, Y-linked genes can only be transmitted from father to son. It has often been said that ...
Inheritance, mendelian
The manner in which genes and traits are passed from parents to their children. The four modes of Mendelian inheritance are autosomal dominant, autosomal recessive, X-linked ...
Inheritance, mitochondrial
The pattern of transmission of a genetic trait encoded in the mitochondrial genome. Because of the peculiarities of mitochondria, mitochondrial inheritance does not obey the ...
Inheritance, Y-linked
Inheritance of genes on the Y chromosome. Since only males normally have a Y chromosome, Y-linked genes can only be transmitted from father to son. Y-linked inheritance is ...
inherited
Derived from a preformed genetic code present in the parents. Contrast with acquired.
Inherited metabolic diseases
Also called inborn errors of metabolism, these are heritable (genetic) disorders of biochemistry. Examples include albinism, cystinuria (a cause of kidney stones), ...
inhibin
One of several proteins that participate in differentiation and growth. Two glycoproteins, i. A and i. B, are secreted by Sertoli cells in the testis and granulosa cells in the ...
inhibit
To curb or restrain.
inhibitine
SYN: carnosine.
inhibition
1. Depression or arrest of a function. SEE ALSO: inhibitor. 2. In psychoanalysis, the restraining of instinctual or unconscious drives or tendencies, especially if they ...
inhibitor
1. An agent that restrains or retards physiologic, chemical, or enzymatic action. 2. A nerve, stimulation of which represses activity. SEE ALSO: inhibition. - α-glucosidase i. ...
Inhibitor, ACE
A drug that inhibits angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE). This enzyme is important to the formation of angiotensin II which causes arteries in the body to constrict and thereby ...
inhibitory
Restraining; tending to inhibit.
iniac
Relating to the inion. SYN: inial.
iniad
In a direction toward the inion. [L. ad, to]
inial
SYN: iniac.
Iniencephaly
A rare neural tube defect that combines extreme retroflexion (backward bending) of the head with severe defects of the spine. The affected infant tends to be short, with a ...
inion
A point located on the external occipital protuberance at the intersection of the midline with a line drawn tangent to the uppermost convexity of the right and left superior ...
iniopagus
SYN: craniopagus occipitalis. [ inion + G. pagos, fixed]
iniops
SYN: janiceps asymmetrus. [ inion + G. ops, eye, face]
initiation
1. The first stage of tumor induction by a carcinogen; subtle alteration of cells by exposure to a carcinogenic agent so that they are likely to form a tumor upon subsequent ...
initis
1. Inflammation of fibrous tissue. 2. SYN: myositis. [G. is (in-), fiber, + -itis, inflammation]
inject
To introduce into the body; denoting a fluid forced beneath the skin or into a blood vessel. SEE ALSO: injection. [L. injicio, to throw in]
injectable
1. Capable of being injected into anything. 2. Capable of receiving an injection.
injected
1. Denoting a fluid introduced into the body. 2. Denoting visible blood vessel s distended with blood.
injection
1. Introduction of a medicinal substance or nutrient material into the subcutaneous tissue (subcutaneous or hypodermic i.), the muscular tissue ( intramuscular i.), a vein ...
injector
A device for making injections. - jet i. an i. that uses high pressure to force a liquid through a small orifice at a velocity sufficient to penetrate skin or mucous membrane ...
injure
To wound, hurt, or harm.
injury
The damage or wound of trauma. [L. injuria, fr. in- neg. + jus (jur-), right] - blast i. tearing of lung tissue or rupture of any tissue or organ without external i., as by the ...
Injury, cold
Cold injuries include chilblains, "trench foot," and frostbite. Cold injuries occur with and without freezing of body tissues. The young and the elderly are especially prone to ...
Injury, knee meniscus
Injury to one of the two crescent-shaped cartilage pads between the two joints formed by the femur (the thigh bone) and the tibia (the shin bone). Each meniscus acts as a smooth ...
Injury, mental child
Also known as emotional child abuse, this is the third most frequently reported form of child abuse (after child neglect and physical child abuse), accounting 17% of all ...
Inkblot test
A test used in clinical psychology and psychiatry involving inkblots. The inkblots are used to determine what a person perceives (reads into) in the enigmatic and highly ...
inlay
1. In dentistry, a prefabricated restoration sealed in the cavity with cement. 2. A graft of bone into a bone cavity. 3. A graft of skin into a wound cavity for ...
inlet
A passage leading into a cavity. SYN: aditus [TA]. - laryngeal i. [TA] the aperture between the pharynx and larynx, bounded by the superior edges of the epiglottis ...
innate
SYN: inborn. [L. in-nascor, pp. -natus, to be born in, pp. as adj. inborn, i.]
Inner ear
There are three sections of the ear. They are the external ear, the middle ear, and the inner ear. The inner ear is far and away the most highly complex. The essential component ...
innervation
The supply of nerve fibers functionally connected with a part. [L. in, in, + nervus, nerve] - reciprocal i. contraction in a muscle is accompanied by a loss of tone or by ...
innidiation
The growth and multiplication of abnormal cells in another location to which they have been transported by means of lymph or blood stream, or both. SEE ALSO: metastasis. SYN: ...
innocent
1. Not apparently harmful. 2. Free from legal or moral wrong. [L. innocens (-ent-), fr. in, neg., + noceo, to injure]
innocuous
Harmless. SYN: innoxious. [L. innocuus]
innominatal
Relating to the hip bone.
innominate
Without name; a term formerly applied to the large vessels in the thorax (now called the brachiocephalic trunk and vein) and the hip bone. SYN: anonyma. [L. innominatus, fr. in- ...
innoxious
SYN: innocuous. [L. in-noxius, fr. in, neg. + noceo, to injure]
INO
Acronym for internuclear ophthalmoplegia.
Ino
Symbol for inosine.
ino-, in-
Fiber, fibrous. SEE ALSO: fibro-. [G. is (in-), fiber]
inoculability
The quality of being inoculable.
inoculable
1. Transmissible by inoculation. 2. Susceptible to a disease transmissible by inoculation.
inoculate
1. To introduce the agent of a disease or other antigenic material into the subcutaneous tissue or a blood vessel, or through an abraded or absorbing surface for preventive, ...
inoculation
Introduction into the body of the causative organism of a disease. Also sometimes used, incorrectly, to mean immunization with any type of vaccine. - stress i. in clinical ...
inoculum
The microorganism or other material introduced by inoculation.
Inocybe
A genus of mushrooms containing several species that have a high yield of muscarine.
inopectic
Relating to inopexia.
inoperable
Denoting that which cannot be operated upon, or a condition that cannot likely be cured by surgery.
inopexia
A tendency toward spontaneous coagulation of the blood. [ino + G. pexis, fixation, + -ia]
inorganic
1. Not organic; not formed by living organisms. 2. See i. compound. 3. Not containing carbon.
inosamine
An inositol in which an —OH group is replaced by an –NH2 group.
inoscopy
The microscopic examination of biologic materials ( e.g., tissue, sputum, clotted blood) after dissecting or chemically digesting the fibrillary elements and strands of fibrin. ...
inose
SYN: inositol.
inosemia
1. The presence of inositol in the circulating blood. 2. SYN: fibremia. [ inose + G. haima, blood]
inosinate
A salt or ester of inosinic acid.
inosine
9-β-d-Ribosylhypoxanthine; a nucleoside formed by the deamination of adenosine. SYN: hypoxanthinosine.
inosine 5′-diphosphate
Inosine esterified at its 5′ position with diphosphoric acid.
inosine 5′-monophosphate
SYN: inosinic acid. - IMP dehydrogenase an enzyme that catalyzes the reaction of IMP, water, and NAD+ to form NADH and xanthosine 5′-monophosphate (XMP), the immediate ...
inosine 5′-triphosphate
Inosine with triphosphoric acid esterified at its 5′ position; participates in a number of enzyme-catalyzed reactions.
inosine pranobex
A 1:3 molar complex of 1-dimethylaminopropan-2-ol-4-acetamidobenzoate and inosine, used as an antiviral agent.
inosinic acid
A mononucleotide found in muscle and other tissues; a key intermediate in purine biosynthesis; also produced in relatively high levels in muscle. SYN: inosine ...
inosinicase
An enzyme that functions in purine biosynthesis and catalyzes the ring closure reaction that produces inosinic acid from 5′-phosphoribosyl 5-formamidoimidazole-4-carboxamide.
inosinyl
The radical of inosinic acid.
inosite
SYN: inositol.
inositide
Term used for phosphatidylinositol or any inositol-containing phospholipid.
inositol
1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexahydroxycyclohexane; a member of the vitamin B complex necessary for growth of yeast and of mice; absence from the diet causes alopecia and dermatitis in mice and ...
inosituria
The excretion of inositol in the urine. SYN: inosuria (1). [ inositol + G. ouron, urine]
inosuria
1. SYN: inosituria. 2. The occurrence of fibrin in the urine.
inotropic
Influencing the contractility of muscular tissue. [ino- + G. tropos, a turning] - negatively i. weakening muscular action. - positively i. strengthening muscular action.
Inoviridae
A family of filamentous viruses that infect Gram-negative bacteria with a genome of single-stranded DNA (MW 1.9–2.7 × 106). Coliphage fd, the type species of the fd phage ...
inquest
A legal inquiry into the cause of sudden, violent, or mysterious death. [L. in, in, + quaero, pp. quaesitus, to seek]
inquiline
An animal that lives habitually in the abode of some other species (an oyster crab within the shell of an oyster) causing little or no inconvenience to the host. SEE ALSO: ...
INR
Abbreviation for international normalized ratio.
insalubrious
Unwholesome; unhealthful; usually in reference to climate. [L. in-salubris, unwholesome]
insane
1. Of unsound mind; severely mentally impaired; deranged; crazy. 2. Relating to insanity. [L. in- neg. + sanus, sound, sane]
insanitary
Injurious to health, usually in reference to an unclean or contaminated environment. SYN: unsanitary. [L. in- neg. + sanus, sound]
insanity
1. An outmoded term referring to severe mental illness or psychosis. 2. In law, that degree of mental illness which negates the individual's legal responsibility or capacity. ...
inscriptio
SYN: inscription. [L. fr. in-scribo, pp. -scriptus, to write on] - i. tendinea SYN: tendinous intersection.
inscription
1. The main part of a prescription; that which indicates the drugs and the quantity of each to be used in the mixture. 2. A mark, band, or line. SYN: inscriptio. [L. ...
Insect sting
Stings from large stinging insects such as bees, hornets, yellow jackets and wasps can trigger allergic reactions varying greatly in severity. Avoidance and prompt treatment are ...
Insecta
The insects, the largest class of the phylum Arthropoda and the largest major grouping of living things, chiefly characterized by flight, great adaptability, vast speciation in ...
insectarium
Place for keeping and breeding insects for scientific purposes. [L.]
insecticide
An agent that kills insects. [insect + L. caedo, to kill]
insectifuge
A substance that drives off insects. [insect + L. fugo, to put to flight]
Insectivora
An order of small, plantigrade, placental mammals that are extremely active and often highly predaceous; they feed mostly on insects and small rodents, although the jes or ...
insectivorous
Insect-eating. [insect + L. voro, to devour]
insecurity
A feeling of unprotectedness and helplessness.
Insemination
The deposition of semen in the female reproductive tract. Under normal circumstances, the deposit is made within the vagina or the cervix (the opening to the uterus). By ...
Insemination, artificial
A procedure in which a fine catheter (tube) is inserted through the cervix (the natural opening of the uterus) into the uterus (the womb) to deposit a sperm sample directly into ...
Insemination, heterologous
A procedure in which a fine catheter (tube) is inserted through the cervix (the natural opening of the uterus) into the uterus (the womb) to deposit a sperm sample from a donor ...
Insemination, homologous
A procedure in which a fine catheter (tube) is inserted through the cervix (the natural opening of the uterus) into the uterus (the womb) to deposit a sperm sample from the ...
Insemination, intrauterine
A procedure in which a fine catheter (tube) is inserted through the cervix (the natural opening of the uterus) into the uterus (the womb) to deposit a sperm sample directly into ...
insenescence
The process of growing old. [L. insenesco, to begin to grow old]
insensible
1. SYN: unconscious. 2. Not appreciable by the senses. [L. in-sensibilis, fr. in, neg. + sentio, pp. sensus, to feel]
insert
1. An additional length of base pairs in DNA that has been introduced into that DNA. 2. An additional length of bases that has been introduced into RNA. 3. An additional length ...
Insertion
Chromosome abnormality due to insertion of a segment from one chromosome into another chromosome. * * * 1. A putting in. 2. The usually more distal attachment of a muscle to the ...
insheathed
Enclosed in a sheath or capsule.
insidious
Treacherous; stealthy; denoting a disease that progresses gradually with inapparent symptoms. [L. insidiosus, cunning, fr. insidiae (pl.), an ambush]
insight
Self-understanding as to the motives and reasons behind one's own actions or those of another's.
Insinuate
In the biomedical sciences, to introduce slowly, through a winding or narrow passage, or by a persistent movement. The term "insinuate" in this sense carries the connotation of ...
insolation
1. Exposure to the sun's rays. 2. SYN: sunstroke. [L. insolare, to place in the sun]
insoluble
Not soluble.
insomnia
Inability to sleep, in the absence of external impediments, such as noise, a bright light, etc., during the period when sleep should normally occur; may vary in degree from ...
insomniac
1. A sufferer from insomnia. 2. Exhibiting, tending toward, or producing insomnia.
insorption
Movement of substances from the lumen of the gut into the blood. [L. in, in, + sorbeo, to suck]

< 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >>

© en-de-fr.com.ua - EN-DE-FR 2009-2017 Информация публикуется на сайте для ознакомительного процесса.
 
Выполнено за: 0.025 c;