dissilience


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dissilience

(dɪˈsɪlɪəns)
n
obsolete the act of bursting apart or out
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Noun1.dissilience - the emergence of seeds as seed pods burst open when they are ripe
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
egress, emergence, issue - the becoming visible; "not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins"
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Hence, the behavioral symptoms of stress as related by Miller (1988) include: lack of concentration, procrastination, and excessive use of drugs, coupled with accident, low performance, speech dissiliences, restlessness, sleep disturbance and an avoidance behavior (Paroasuman and Alluto,1988).