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medical term

  • brainstorm - By the 1890s, it was a medical term for "mental explosion".
  • canities - The medical term for the graying or whitening of hair.
  • repercussion - First a medical term for "repressing an infection."
  • tension - Originally a medical term for the condition of being physically strained.
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Well, perhaps,' said Sam, 'you bought houses, wich is delicate English for goin' mad; or took to buildin', wich is a medical term for bein' incurable.
nasopharyngitis is a medical term for which common ailment?
Hyperhidrosis is the medical term for excessive sweating.
What is the medical term for the complaint known as housemaid's knee?
The medical term for the condition is coccygodynia, pain in the tail of the spine.
Commonly seen causes of death include Syncope - the medical term for loss of consciousness or fainting, Decrepitude/Senility which is often seen for those dying of advanced age and Phthisis, better known as Tuberculosis.
Tragically saddled with congenital dyscalculia (a medical term for getting F's in second grade arithmetic despite doing the homework), this underwriter would flounder at articulating its mathematical underpinnings.
The medical term for canker sores is aphthous stamatitis.
You can search for all abstracts that contain any given word -- including an author's last name, a drug name or medical term, or the abstract number if you know it.
It gets its name from the medical term for the inner ear the cochlea.

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