Dictionary
Health dictionary
Untitled Document
Search :      

Art dictionary
Financial dictionary
Hollywood dictionary
Insurance dictionary
Literature dictionary
Real Estate dictionary
Tourism dictionary

 
  Dictionary



Dictionary

   A reference book containing a list of words - usually in alphabetical order - giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning. A foreign-language dictionary is an alphabetical list of words of one language with their meaning and equivalents in another language. In medicine and science, a dictionary is often a comprehensive list of accepted terminology and names important in a special field.

RELATED TERMS
--------------------------------------

Etymology
The terms, expressions, designations, or symbols used in a particular science, discipline, or specialized subject area.

Dictionary
A reference book containing a list of words - usually in alphabetical order - giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning. A foreign-language dictionary is an alphabetical list of words of one language with their meaning and equivalents in another language. In medicine and science, a dictionary is often a comprehensive list of accepted terminology and names important in a special field.

Science
1. A continuous process whose basic purposes are to make phenomena recognizable and to predict outcomes, and whose fundamental activities comprise|(a) observing and describing phenomena and developing general conclusions about them; (b) integrating new data with organized observations that have been confirmed; (c) formulating testable hypotheses based on the results of such integration; (d) testing such hypotheses under controlled, repeatable conditions; (e) observing the results of such testing, recording them unambiguously, and interpreting them clearly; and (f) actively seeking criticism from participants in science. 2. Knowledge from science. 3. A scientific domain (e.g., genetics). 4. Knowledge from a particular scientific domain. 5. Any system or method characterized by the application of scientific principles to practical ends (e.g., culinary science). 6. Any disciplined, systematized area of study. 7. Methodological activity, training, or study. 8. Any activity that ostensibly requires study and method. 9. Knowledge from experience. 10. A developed ability. 11. The state of knowing.



SIMILAR TERMS
--------------------------------------

Dictionary (PT)
A reference book containing a list of words - usually in alphabetical order - giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning. A foreign-language dictionary is an alphabetical list of words of one language with their meaning and equivalents in another language. In medicine and science, a dictionary is often a comprehensive list of accepted terminology and names important in a special field.

Dictionary [Publication Type]
A reference book containing a list of words - usually in alphabetical order - giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning. A foreign-language dictionary is an alphabetical list of words of one language with their meaning and equivalents in another language. In medicine and science, a dictionary is often a comprehensive list of accepted terminology and names important in a special field.

Dictyocauliases
Infection with nematodes of the genus DICTYOCAULUS. In deer, cattle, sheep, and horses the bronchi are the site of infestation.

Dictyocauliasis
Infection with nematodes of the genus DICTYOCAULUS. In deer, cattle, sheep, and horses the bronchi are the site of infestation.

Dictyocaulus
Nematodes parasitic in the bronchi of herbivorous animals.

Dictyocaulus Infection
Infection with nematodes of the genus DICTYOCAULUS. In deer, cattle, sheep, and horses the bronchi are the site of infestation.

Dictyocaulus Infections
Infection with nematodes of the genus DICTYOCAULUS. In deer, cattle, sheep, and horses the bronchi are the site of infestation.

Dictyoptera
Insects of the order Dictyoptera comprising several families including Blaberidae, BLATTELLIDAE, Blattidae (containing the American cockroach PERIPLANETA americana), Cryptocercidae, and Polyphagidae.

Dictyopterin
A natural product that has been considered as a growth factor for some insects.

Dictyostelid Cellular Slime Molds
An order of protozoa characterized by their ability to aggregate to form a multicellular pseudoplasmodium, which gives rise to a multispored fruiting body. A stalk tube is present.

Dictyosteliida
An order of protozoa characterized by their ability to aggregate to form a multicellular pseudoplasmodium, which gives rise to a multispored fruiting body. A stalk tube is present.

Dictyostelium
A genus of protozoa, formerly also considered a fungus. Its natural habitat is decaying forest leaves, where it feeds on bacteria. D. discoideum is the best-known species and is widely used in biomedical research.

Dictyostelium discoideum
A genus of protozoa, formerly also considered a fungus. Its natural habitat is decaying forest leaves, where it feeds on bacteria. D. discoideum is the best-known species and is widely used in biomedical research.



PREVIOUS AND NEXT TERMS
--------------------------------------

Dicloxacillin
One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to penicillinase.

Dicloxacillin Sodium
One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to penicillinase.

Dicloxaciclin
One of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to penicillinase.

Dictionary (PT)
A reference book containing a list of words - usually in alphabetical order - giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning. A foreign-language dictionary is an alphabetical list of words of one language with their meaning and equivalents in another language. In medicine and science, a dictionary is often a comprehensive list of accepted terminology and names important in a special field.

Dicrostonyx
A subfamily of the Muridae consisting of 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are included in this subfamily. They occur nearly world-wide.

Dictionary

Dicrocoelium lanceolatum
A genus of trematode liver flukes of the family Dicrocoeliidae which includes the species dendriticum and hospes. It occurs in the biliary passages or liver of many vertebrates including man. The intermediate hosts are mainly mollusks but occasionally ants.

Dicrofenac
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) with antipyretic and analgesic actions. It is primarily available as the sodium salt.

Dicrocoelium dendriticum
A genus of trematode liver flukes of the family Dicrocoeliidae which includes the species dendriticum and hospes. It occurs in the biliary passages or liver of many vertebrates including man. The intermediate hosts are mainly mollusks but occasionally ants.

Dicrocoelium
A genus of trematode liver flukes of the family Dicrocoeliidae which includes the species dendriticum and hospes. It occurs in the biliary passages or liver of many vertebrates including man. The intermediate hosts are mainly mollusks but occasionally ants.

Dicrocoeliidae
A family of flattened, translucent flukes (TREMATODA) occurring in the gut, gallbladder, bile ducts, liver or pancreatic ducts of amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. (Noble et al., Parasitology: the Biology of Animal Parasites, 6th ed, p188)

   We thank you for using the Health Dictionary to search for Dictionary. If you have a better definition for Dictionary than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option. This definition of Dictionary may be disputed by other professionals. Our attempt is to provide easy definitions on Dictionary and any other medical topic for the public at large.
 
This dictionary contains 59020 terms.      









  
                    © Health Dictionary 2005 - All rights reserved -

   ictionary / dctionary / ditionary / dicionary / dictonary / dictinary / dictioary / dictionry / dictionay / dictionar / ddictionary / diictionary / dicctionary / dicttionary / dictiionary / dictioonary / dictionnary / dictionaary / dictionarry / dictionaryy / eictionary / rictionary / fictionary / victionary / cictionary / xictionary / sictionary / wictionary / dctionary / dixtionary / distionary / didtionary / diftionary / divtionary / di tionary / dic5ionary / dic6ionary / dicyionary / dichionary / dicgionary / dicfionary / dicrionary / dic4ionary / dictonary / dicti9nary / dicti0nary / dictipnary / dictilnary / dictiknary / dictiinary / dicti8nary / dictiobary / dictiohary / dictiojary / dictiomary / dictio ary / dictionqry / dictionwry / dictionsry / dictionxry / dictionzry / dictiona4y / dictiona5y / dictionaty / dictionagy / dictionafy / dictionady / dictionaey / dictiona3y / dictionar6 / dictionar7 / dictionaru / dictionarj / dictionarh / dictionarg / dictionart / dictionar5 /