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noncompetitively

  • adverb in a noncompetitive manner
    • the scholarships will be awarded noncompetitively

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osteoclast

  • noun cell that functions in the breakdown and resorption of bone tissue

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presynaptically

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cyclooxygenase

  • noun either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin
    Cox.

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potently

  • adverb in a manner having a powerful influence
    powerfully.
    • Clytemnestra's ghost crying in the night for vengeance remained most potently in the audience's mind

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competitively

  • adverb in competition
    • the companies should bid competitively

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dezincification

The act or process of freeing from zinc; also, the condition resulting from the removal of zinc.

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nonspecifically

  • adverb without specificity
    • nonspecifically staining substances

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prepotent

Very powerful; superior in force, influence, or authority; predominant. Plaifere.

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merozoite

  • noun a cell that arises from the asexual division of a parent sporozoan during its life cycle

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dependent

  • noun a person who relies on another person for support (especially financial support)
    dependant.
  • adjective relying on or requiring a person or thing for support, supply, or what is needed
    • dependent children
    • dependent on moisture

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phagosome

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irreversibly

  • adverb in an irreversible manner
    • this old tradition is irreversibly disappearing

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synergistically

  • adverb (of group) in a synergistic or cooperative manner
  • adverb (of drugs or muscles) in a synergistic or interactive manner

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clopidogrel

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ribonucleotide

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chelators

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telomerase

  • noun an enzyme in eukaryotic cells that can add telomeres to the ends of chromosomes after they divide

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feverfew

  • noun bushy aromatic European perennial herb having clusters of buttonlike white-rayed flower heads; valued traditionally for medicinal uses; sometimes placed in genus Chrysanthemum
    Tanacetum parthenium; Chrysanthemum parthenium.

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cyclo

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reflexly

  • adverb in a reflex manner
    • such effects can be induced reflexly

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monamine

(Chem.) A basic compound containing one amido group; as, methyl amine is a monamine. now, monoamine

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selectively

  • adverb by selection; in a selective manner
    • we choose our students very selectively

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proinflammatory

  • adjective satellite tending to cause inflammation
    pro-inflammatory.

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pentoxifylline

  • noun a drug (trade name Trental) used to treat claudication; believed to increase the flexibility of red blood cells so they can flow through the blood vessels to the legs and feet
    Trental.

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agonist

  • noun the principal character in a work of fiction
    protagonist.
  • noun someone involved in a contest or battle (as in an agon)

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prostaglandin

  • noun a potent substance that acts like a hormone and is found in many bodily tissues (and especially in semen); produced in response to trauma and may affect blood pressure and metabolism and smooth muscle activity

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undesirably

  • adverb in an undesirable manner
    unwantedly.
    • he was unwantedly friendly

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osteoblast

  • noun a cell from which bone develops
    bone-forming cell.

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activator

  • noun (biology) any agency bringing about activation; a molecule that increases the activity of an enzyme or a protein that increases the production of a gene product in DNA transcription

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atherogenesis

  • noun the formation of atheromas on the walls of the arteries as in atherosclerosis

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preferentially

  • adverb in a preferential manner
    • he was treated preferentially

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neurogenesis

  • noun the development of nerve tissues

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diuretic

  • noun any substance that tends to increase the flow of urine, which causes the body to get rid of excess water
    diuretic drug; water pill.

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fibrinolysis

  • noun a normal ongoing process that dissolves fibrin and results in the removal of small blood clots
    • drugs causing fibrinolysis have been utilized therapeutically

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blocker

  • noun a football player whose responsibility is to block players attempting to stop an offensive play
  • noun a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process
    blocking agent.

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apoptosis

  • noun a type of cell death in which the cell uses specialized cellular machinery to kill itself; a cell suicide mechanism that enables metazoans to control cell number and eliminate cells that threaten the animal's survival
    caspase-mediated cell death; programmed cell death.

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antioxidant

  • noun substance that inhibits oxidation or inhibits reactions promoted by oxygen or peroxides

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cholinesterase

  • noun an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)

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novobiocin

  • noun an antibiotic obtained from an actinomycete and used to treat infections by Gram-positive bacteria

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ergosterol

  • noun a plant sterol that is converted into vitamin D by ultraviolet radiation

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glycoside

  • noun a group of compounds derived from monosaccharides

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aldose

  • noun a monosaccharide sugar that contains the aldehyde group or is hemiacetal

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rename

  • verb assign a new name to
    • Many streets in the former East Germany were renamed in 1990
  • verb name again or anew
    • He was renamed Minister of the Interior

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nociceptive

  • adjective satellite caused by or in response to pain
    • a nociceptive spinal reflex

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analog

  • noun something having the property of being analogous to something else
    analogue; parallel.
  • adjective of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input
    analogue; linear.
    • analogue device
    • linear amplifier

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reuptake

  • noun a process of using up or consuming again
    re-uptake.
    • psychopharmacologists discovered that amine reuptake is a process that inactivates monoamine neurotransmitters

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antagonist

  • noun someone who offers opposition
    resister; opposer; adversary; opponent.
  • noun a muscle that relaxes while another contracts
    • when bending the elbow the triceps are the antagonist

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monoamine

  • noun a molecule containing one amine group (especially one that is a neurotransmitter)

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estrogen

  • noun a general term for female steroid sex hormones that are secreted by the ovary and responsible for typical female sexual characteristics
    oestrogen.

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platelet

  • noun tiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood; essential for blood clotting
    blood platelet; thrombocyte.

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auxin

  • noun a plant hormone that promotes root formation and bud growth

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hemagglutination

  • noun agglutination of red blood cells
    haemagglutination.

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transiently

  • adverb for a very short time
    • these three pions may actually be joined together transiently as a compound particle during the interchange process

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sporozoite

  • noun one of the minute active bodies into which sporozoans divide in one stage of their life cycle

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anesthetic

  • noun a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
    anesthetic agent; anaesthetic; anaesthetic agent.
  • adjective relating to or producing insensibility
    anaesthetic.

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neutrophil

  • noun the chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes
    neutrophile.

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monophosphate

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nitrification

  • noun the chemical process in which a nitro group is added to an organic compound (or substituted for another group in an organic compound)
  • noun the oxidation of ammonium compounds in dead organic material into nitrates and nitrites by soil bacteria (making nitrogen available to plants)

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reciprocally

  • adverb (often followed by `for') in exchange or in reciprocation
    in return.
    • gave up our seats on the plane and in return received several hundred dollars and seats on the next plane out
    • we get many benefits in return for our taxes
  • adverb in a mutual or shared manner
    mutually.
    • the agreement was mutually satisfactory
    • the goals of the negotiators were not reciprocally exclusive

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indomethacin

  • noun a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Indocin)
    Indocin.

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haemagglutination

  • noun agglutination of red blood cells
    hemagglutination.

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anticoagulant

  • noun medicine that prevents or retards the clotting of blood
    decoagulant; anticoagulant medication.

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ovulation

  • noun the expulsion of an ovum from the ovary (usually midway in the menstrual cycle)

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opiate

  • noun a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative

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cytokine

  • noun any of various protein molecules secreted by cells of the immune system that serve to regulate the immune system

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diltiazem

  • noun a calcium blocker (trade name Cardizem) used in treating hypertension or angina or heart failure
    Cardizem.

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thrombin

  • noun an enzyme that acts on fibrinogen in blood causing it to clot

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androgen

  • noun male sex hormone that is produced in the testes and responsible for typical male sexual characteristics
    androgenic hormone.

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antidepressant

  • noun any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects
    antidepressant drug.

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cytolysis

  • noun pathological breakdown of cells by the destruction of their outer membrane

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antacid

  • noun an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach)
    alkaliser; alkalizer; gastric antacid; antiacid.
  • adjective satellite acting to neutralize acid (especially in the stomach)

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erythropoiesis

  • noun the process of producing red blood cells by the stem cells in the bone marrow

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suppressor

  • noun someone who suppresses
    suppresser.
    • dictators are suppressors of free speech
  • noun a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene)
    suppressor gene; suppresser; suppresser gene.

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collagenase

  • noun any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of collagen and gelatin

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inhibitor

  • noun a substance that retards or stops an activity

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plasmin

  • noun an enzyme that dissolves the fibrin of blood clots
    fibrinolysin.

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analogue

  • noun something having the property of being analogous to something else
    parallel; analog.
  • adjective of a circuit or device having an output that is proportional to the input
    linear; analog.
    • analogue device
    • linear amplifier

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phagocytosis

  • noun process in which phagocytes engulf and digest microorganisms and cellular debris; an important defense against infection

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differentially

  • adverb in a differential manner
    • Hubel and Wiesel have found cells that respond differentially according to the direction in which a stimulus is moved across the retina

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chemotaxis

  • noun movement by a cell or organism in reaction to a chemical stimulus

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steroid

  • noun any of several fat-soluble organic compounds having as a basis 17 carbon atoms in four rings; many have important physiological effects
  • noun any hormone affecting the development and growth of sex organs
    steroid hormone; sex hormone.

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monocyte

  • noun a type of granular leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria

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herbicide

  • noun a chemical agent that destroys plants or inhibits their growth
    weedkiller; weed killer.

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tnf

  • noun a proinflammatory cytokine that is produced by white blood cells (monocytes and macrophages); has an antineoplastic effect but causes inflammation (as in rheumatoid arthritis)
    tumor necrosis factor; tumour necrosis factor.

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ascorbate

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gibberellin

  • noun a plant hormone isolated from a fungus; used in promoting plant growth

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anaesthetic

  • noun a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
    anesthetic; anesthetic agent; anaesthetic agent.
  • adjective relating to or producing insensibility
    anesthetic.

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glycolysis

  • noun a metabolic process that breaks down carbohydrates and sugars through a series of reactions to either pyruvic acid or lactic acid and releases energy for the body in the form of ATP

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retardant

  • noun any agent that retards or delays or hinders
    retardation; retardent.
    • flame-retardant

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carcinogenesis

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vinblastine

  • noun periwinkle plant derivative used as an antineoplastic drug (trade name Velban) that disrupts cell division
    Velban.

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salicylate

  • noun a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs)

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capacitation

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progesterone

  • noun a steroid hormone (trade name Lipo-Lutin) produced in the ovary; prepares and maintains the uterus for pregnancy
    Lipo-Lutin.

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antibiotic

  • noun a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections
    antibiotic drug.
    • when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs
  • adjective of or relating to antibiotic drugs

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prolactin

  • noun gonadotropic hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary; in females it stimulates growth of the mammary glands and lactation after parturition
    lactogenic hormone; luteotropin.

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tannin

  • noun any of various complex phenolic substances of plant origin; used in tanning and in medicine
    tannic acid.

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tsh

  • noun anterior pituitary hormone that stimulates the function of the thyroid gland
    thyroid-stimulating hormone; thyrotropic hormone; thyrotropin; thyrotrophin; thyrotrophic hormone.

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metabolite

  • noun any substance involved in metabolism (either as a product of metabolism or as necessary for metabolism)

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sickle

  • noun an edge tool for cutting grass or crops; has a curved blade and a short handle
    reaping hook; reap hook.

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maximally

  • adverb to a maximal degree
    • the cells maximally responsive to lines in this orientation will fire

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gonadotropin

  • noun hormone secreted by the anterior pituitary gland and placenta; stimulates the gonads and controls reproductive activity
    gonadotropic hormone; gonadotrophic hormone; gonadotrophin.

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cimetidine

  • noun a drug (trade name Tagamet) used to treat peptic ulcers by decreasing the secretion of stomach acid
    Tagamet.

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prion

  • noun (microbiology) an infectious protein particle similar to a virus but lacking nucleic acid; thought to be the agent responsible for scrapie and other degenerative diseases of the nervous system

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phenolic

  • noun a thermosetting resin
    phenolic resin; phenoplast.

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elastase

  • noun a pancreatic enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of elastin

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antihistamine

  • noun a medicine used to treat allergies and hypersensitive reactions and colds; works by counteracting the effects of histamine on a receptor site

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xanthine

  • noun crystalline oxidation product of the metabolism of nucleoproteins; precursor of uric acid; found in many organs and in urine

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barbiturate

  • noun organic compound having powerful soporific effect; overdose can be fatal

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