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(Biochemistry) cause the formation of a corpus luteum; become a corpus luteum (yellow ovarian body)luteinize
(about a man) physically attractive, having a well-formed body (Slang), OK, good, satisfactory; equal, balanced (Slang), with good physiquehunky
(also mollusc) invertebrate animal with a soft body and a hard shell (i.e. oysters, mussels, snails, cuttlefish, etc.), clam, slug, or octopusmollusk
(Anatomy) any of several hollow cavities or passages in the body; one of the hollow cavities in the skull that connects to the nasal passages, cavity in bone of skull, channel for blood, channel leading from body cavity, notch between leavessinus
(Anatomy) outer layer or region (of the brain, etc.); outer layer of tissue (Botany), outer layer of body part, tissue layercortex
(Anthropology) pertaining to anthropometry (measurement of the human body and its proportions)anthropometric
(Astronomy) celestial body which radiates electromagnetic pulses at regular intervals (believed to be a rapidly spinning neutron star), pulsating starpulsar
(Automative) type of of vehicle construction in which the body is united with the frame and machinery; type of construction in which the outer layer absorbs all or most of the stress, integrated car design, metal outer shellmonocoque
(Biochemistry) any of a number of fats or fat-like compounds that are insoluble in water (also lipide)lipide
(Biochemistry) formation of a corpus luteum (yellow ovarian body)luteinization
(Biochemistry) hemoglobin found in the muscles (also myohemoglobin), muscle proteinmyoglobin
(Biochemistry) of opsonin (substance in the blood which aids in the destruction of bacteria), of opsoninsopsonic
(Biochemistry) phospholipid, fatty compound comprised of a fatty acid bonded to a phosphate group and an organic molecule (major component of cell membranes)phosphatide
(Biochemistry) production of opsonin (substance in the blood which aids in the elimination of bacteria)opsonize
(Biochemistry) type of aromatic amino acid which is essential to nutrition in animals (found in some leguminous plant seeds)tryptophan
(Biochemistry) visual purple, photosensitive pigment found in the retina of many vertebrates (breaks down into retinal and opsin upon contact which light), light-sensitive pigmentrhodopsin
(Biology) body of an organism (excluding reproductive cells), all body cells except germ cells, body as distinct from mind, intoxicating drink in Hindu scripture, plant soma is made fromsoma
(Biology) cell containing a double set of chromosomes arranged in homologous pairs within its nucleus (most cells in the body are diploids except gametes), with two matched chromosome setsdiploid
(Biology) formation of spores; reproduction through spores, reproduction by spores, spore productionsporogenesis
(Biology) formation of the epithelium, formation of the layer of cells which lines bodily organs and surfacesepithelization
(Biology) growth of an organ in relation to growth of the whole body; scientific study of relative growth, measuring relative growth rateallometry
(Biology) in a catabolic manner (pertaining to the breaking down of plant and animal material in the body to release energy)catabolically
(British) pants, garment that covers the body from the waist down to the legs having separate parts of the garment to cover each legtrousers
(Embryology) formation of a mass of cells before the formation of the blastula (early stage in embryonic development)morulation
(Embryology) formation of neurulae (stage in fetal development in which nervous tissue is discernable)neurulation
(Embryology) primordial excretory tissue that is nonfunctional in humans (stage in the formation of the kidneys), embryonic part of kidneypronephros
(in vertebrates) section of the body between the thorax and the pelvis in which most of the digestive organs are located, belly; section of the body behind the thorax (Entomology), body section containing stomach, rear part of insectabdomen
(Informal) collective body of clerks, bureaucracy (especially of bureaucracy that is annoying or inefficient), bureaucrats and bureaucracyofficialdom
(Medicine) accumulation of pus in a body cavity (especially in the lungs), accumulation of pus in body cavityempyema
(Medicine) chronic progressive disease characterized by the formation of fluid-filled cavities in the spinal cord (causes motor and sensory disturbances, and paralysis), spinal disease that causes paralysissyringomyelia
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