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encounterv: to face something, particularly something unpleasant or difficult, while attempting to do something else; to meet, especially unexpectedly
colleaguen: one of a group of a coworker, especially in a profession or a business
discussv: to talk about or examine in detail through conversation or debate; to exchange ideas, opinions, or information on a particular topic
betv: to risk money on the result of an event or a competition, such as a race or game, to get more money; to have faith or confidence in something
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
mediatev: to try to bring about an agreement or understanding between people who are in conflict
brainn: the organ inside the head that is responsible for one’s movement, thought, memory, and feeling
poundn: the standard unit of money in the UK; the standard unit of weight equal to 16 ounces
fleshn: the soft substance composing the body of a person or animal, as opposed to bones and other structures
amorphousadj: without a definite or clear shape or form; lacking a specific structure or organization; shapeless or formless
neurosciencen: the scientific study of the function, structure, and disorder of the brain and the nervous system
zoomv: to move along very quickly; (noun) the act of rising upward into the air
intricacyn: the quality of being complex, detailed, or highly involved; the existence of many interrelated parts or elements
incrediblyadv: in a way that is very difficult to believe; exceedingly or extremely
complicatedadj: involving a lot of different things or parts in a way that is difficult to understand or analyze
circuitn: (in electrical engineering) an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow; a journey or route around a particular place or area
neuronn: a cell that is specialized to carry information within the brain and between the brain and other parts of the body
moleculen: a group of two or more atoms held together by attractive forces known as chemical bonds
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
concreteadj: existing in a physical or material form rather than an abstract one; based on facts rather than ideas or guesses; made of or covered with cement
inhibitv: to prevent something, such as an action, process, etc., from happening or make it less likely to happen than normal
atrophyn: a decrease in size of a muscle, organ, etc., caused by disease or disuse
disordern: an untidy state or a lack of organization; a physical condition or illness that causes problems with how a section of the body or brain functions
schizophrenian: a severe mental disorder in which a person has a distorted view of reality and may experience hallucinations, delusions, and disordered thinking and behavior
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
pyramidn: a polyhedron having a polygonal base and triangular sides with a common vertex; a massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides, begun by Cheops around 2700 BC as royal tombs in ancient Egypt
spann: the entire length of something, such as time or space from beginning to end; the amount of space that something covers
fractionn: a small part or item forming a piece of a whole; the quotient of two rational numbers
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
overactiveadj: excessively active; showing an excess of activity or energy
epilepsyn: a neurological disorder characterized by recurrent seizures or convulsions, which can manifest in a variety of ways and be caused by various factors
incredibleadj: unbelievable; enormous
electricaladj: relating to electricity
devicen: a piece of equipment, tool, or technology that serves a particular purpose or function, often mechanical or electronic
upstreamadj: in the direction against a stream’s current; (adverb) toward the source or beginning of a stream, river, or process
computev: to make a mathematical calculation
thresholdn: the floor or ground that forms the bottom of a doorway and offers support when passing through a doorway; the smallest detectable sensation
downstreamadv: in the direction that a stream or river flows; (adjective) in the direction of a stream’s current
processn: a series of actions or operations performed to achieve a particular outcome or goal; a systematic procedure or approach used to accomplish a specific task or objective; a method of treating milk to make it suitable for consumption or use in other dairy products
idn: a part of the psyche that represents the unconscious desires and instincts of an individual; in psychoanalytic theory, it is believed to be the most basic and primal part of the human psyche; (also ID, short for identification) a document or card that proves a person’s identity, such as a driver’s license, passport, or national ID card
contributev: to give something, especially money or goods, to provide or achieve something together with other people
functionn: the purpose or use of an object, system, or process; a particular activity or operation that is designed to serve a specific purpose; a mathematical concept that describes a relationship between two sets of values, called the input and output sets; (verb) to operate or work in a specific way, or to perform a particular task or purpose
pathologyn: the study of the nature and cause of diseases and disorders; the medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders
unleashv: to suddenly release a strong force, emotion, etc. that cannot be controlled
sustainv: to supply enough of what somebody or something needs to survive or exist; to accept as valid
attemptn: an act or effort of trying to do something, especially something difficult
pathwayn: a track that constitutes or serves as a path; an approach or a way of doing something
confrontv: to face, meet or deal with a problem or difficult situation or person
incapacitatev: to disable or render someone or something unable to function or operate normally, either temporarily or permanently, often as a result of injury, illness, or damage
Alzheimern: a neurodegenerative disease that causes memory loss, cognitive decline, and behavioral issues; is the most common cause of dementia in older adults
depressionn: a mental condition in which a person feels very unhappy and without hope for the future; a severe recession in an economy or market
addictionn: the inability to stop using or doing something as a habit, especially something harmful
identityn: the fact of being who or what somebody or something is; the features, emotions, or ideas that distinguish persons from one another
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
developv: to grow or expand; to improve or refine through a process of progress and refinement, often to achieve greater sophistication or complexity; to elaborate or add detail to something that is in the process of being created
pharmaceuticaladj: relating to the production and selling of the medical drugs
alleviatev: to make something, usually pain, distress, or problem, less severe or intense; to ease or lighten a burden
symptomn: any sensation or change in body or mind that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
practicallyadv: almost or nearly
chemicaladj: relating to or connected with chemistry;
elaborateadj: containing a lot of carefully prepared and organized or many complicated and detailed parts
substancen: the real physical material of which a thing or person consist; the most important or main part of some idea or experience; an illegal drug
solacen: comfort or consolation in a time of distress, sadness, or disappointment; (verb) to comfort or console someone in a time of distress, loss, or suffering
stimmingn: a behavior often exhibited by individuals on the autism spectrum characterized by repetitive bodily movements or sounds, such as hand flapping or rocking, often used as a form of self-regulation or sensory stimulation
implantv: to insert or fix an artificial device in a person’s body; to put an idea, attitude, etc., firmly in the mind
cochlean: a spiral-shaped cavity in the inner ear that is responsible for hearing; it contains sensory hair cells that convert vibrations into electrical signals that are sent to the brain for interpretation
remedyn: a successful way of dealing with or improving an unpleasant or difficult situation or curing an illness
electrifyv: to make a machine or system work by using electricity; to make someone extremely enthusiastic about or interested in something
resistancen: the act of defending oneself from an aggressor or refusing to accept something
phrasen: a group of words that mean something specific when used together
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
abnormaladj: not typical, usual, or regular, especially in a way that is bad
preciseadj: sharply exact or accurate or delimited
dialv: to adjust or set the controls of a machine or device by turning a controller called dial; (noun) a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called
engineern: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software
physicistn: a scientist who specializes in the field of physics
distancen: the amount of space between two points, measured in units such as miles, meters, or kilometers; the extent, scope, or range between two things, such as distance or emotional distance
embeddedadj: fixed firmly into the surface of something
computationn: the act or process of calculating something, especially an answer or amount, by using a machine or calculator
awryadv: in a wrong or crooked position; out of order; amiss
convertv: to have a talk with someone; (adjective) reversed in order, relation, or action
proteinn: a molecule made up of a long chain of amino acids, which is essential for the structure and function of the body’s tissues
installv: to fix furniture, a machine, or a piece of equipment into position so that it can be used; put into an office or a position
magicn: beliefs and actions employed to influence supernatural beings and forces; any art or performance that invokes supernatural powers
advantagen: a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position; a beneficial feature or asset that someone or something has
telecomn: (a shortened form of telecommunications) the communication of information over long distances through various means such as phones, television, radio, and the internet
opticaladj: of or relating to or light or the ability to see; (noun) the science of light and vision, and to instruments and techniques used in the study and application of light
fibern: thread or filament used to make a vegetable tissue, mineral material, or textile
lasern: a device that emits powerful and narrow light that can be used as a tool to cut metal through a process of optical amplification
preclinicaladj: of or relating to the early phases of a disease when an accurate diagnosis is not possible because symptoms of the disease have not yet appeared; of or relating to the first stage of a medical education
collaborationn: the act or situation of working together to create or produce something
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
algaen: A simple plant that grows in or near water and lacks typical leaves and roots
navigatev: to plan and direct the way that a ship, plane, etc. will travel, often by using a map
photosynthesisn: the process through which plants and other organisms transform light energy into chemical energy, which is then released through cellular respiration to power the organism’s activities.
optimaladj: the best; most likely to be successful or advantageous
eyespotn: a rounded eyelike spot on an animal, as on the wings of some butterfly, or the tail of a peacock
membranen: a soft, thin layer that forms animal or vegetable tissue
boundaryn: a real or imaginary line that marks the limit or extent of something and separates it from other things or places
rhodopsinn: a light-sensitive protein found in the retina of the eye, responsible for vision in low-light conditions
particlen: a small piece of something; a word or piece of a term with grammatical function but little or no significance
batteryn: a device that is placed inside a car, gadget, equipment, etc. and that provides electrical power to them
encodev: to convert information into a code or format suitable for storage or transmission
therapyn: the act of caring for someone through medication, remedial training, etc.
vectorn: a quantity that has both magnitude and direction, often used in mathematics, physics, and engineering to describe forces, velocities, or other physical phenomena; any agent (person or animal, or microorganism) that carries and transmits a disease
virusn: a tiny infectious organic material that causes disease in people, animals, and plants
machineryn: a group of large machines or the components of a machine that make it work; social institution functions or structure for doing something
fabricatev: to make something, especially by assembling parts or constructing it from raw materials; to invent and present something false as true or real to deceive someone
sensitiveadj: able to notice slight changes, signals, or influences; able to feel or perceive other’s feelings; susceptible to the things people say or do
paneln: a square or rectangular and flat piece of something that forms a distinct section or component of something; a small group of specialists who discuss particular topics or give their advice or opinion about something
tweakv: to pinch or squeeze something sharply; to adjust something finely
geneticadj: of or relating to genes (= parts of the DNA in cells) or the science of genes
activatev: make something start working, more active or dynamic
optogeneticsn: a branch of biotechnology that involves the use of light to control the activity of genetically modified cells or neurons in living tissue, often used in neuroscience research
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
denseadj: containing a large number of people or something with little space between them
flashn: a sudden intense burst of radiant energy; a momentary brightness
adverseadj: unfavorable or harmful
jazzn: a type of music that originated in the African-American community in the United States and that is characterized by improvisation, syncopated rhythms, and a strong emphasis on self-expression
clinicaladj: of or relating to the examination and treatment of patients rather than theoretical or laboratory studies
rewardn: a thing given in acknowledgment of service, hard work, achievement, etc.
electroden: either of two points or ends of a conductor at which electricity enters or leaves an object, substance, or region
severeadj: extremely serious or bad in feeling, manner, or strict and harsh; extremely strong or vigorous
paradigmn: a standard or typical example of something; a pattern or model
pulsen: the regular heartbeat as it sends blood around the body, especially when it is felt at the wrist or side of the neck; a solid regular vibration of sound, electric current, light, or other waves
pokev: to push or prod with a sharp object or the finger
dopaminen: a chemical substance produced by nerve cells as a neurotransmitter; as a drug, it is used to treat shock and hypotension
devisev: to come up with an idea, plan, theory, etc., using your intelligence or imagination
dimensionn: a measurable extent of a particular kind, such as width, height, or length
arrayn: a large group or collection of things or people, especially one that is impressive or attractive
independencen: freedom from another’s or others’ control or influence
miniatureadj: being on a very small scale
vivoadj: alive or existing in a living organism or system; relating to or involving “live” organisms or systems, particularly in scientific research or experimentation
throughputn: the amount of material or information that can be processed by a system or organization over a given period of time
traumaticadj: relating to or caused by injury, especially emotional injury
controllableadj: able to be controlled or directed
anxietyn: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something that is happening or might happen in the future
adoptv: to choose to follow something; to legally take a child from another family and care for them as if they were one’s own
shockn: a strong feeling or physical reaction to a sudden and unexpected event or experience, especially something unpleasant
annoyingadj: making someone feel slightly angry
experimentn: the scientific test conducted to observe what happens and gain new knowledge
reactv: to take action in response to something
headlightn: a bright forward-facing light on a vehicle, typically used at night to illuminate the road ahead
overcomev: to succeed in controlling or dealing with something, such as a problem or difficulty; to defeat or overwhelm someone
associatev: to mentally connect someone or something with someone or something else
slidev: to move or cause to move smoothly along a surface without interruption
prefrontaladj: in or about the foremost part of the frontal lobe of the brain
cortexn: the outermost layer of an organ, especially the brain
cognitionn: the psychological process of perception and learning and reasoning; the mental action or process by which knowledge and understanding are developed in the mind
avertv: to prevent something dangerous or undesirable from happening
emotionaladj: relating to people’s feelings
clipn: a small metal or plastic device used for holding an object or objects together or in place; a short part of electronic media, either an audio clip or video clip
equipv: to provide a person or a place with the things that are needed for a particular purpose or activity
deletev: to remove something, especially that has been written; to wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information
surveyn: an investigation of the opinions, behavior, etc. of a particular group of people, made by asking people questions
kingdomn: the country ruled by a king or queen
slightlyadv: in a small degree or extent; a little
oppositionn: the act of disagreeing or resisting; the state of strong disagreement
strategyn: a detailed plan of action designed to achieve a long-term or overall goal.
irreversibleadj: impossible to change or return to a previous condition
seizuren: the action of taking something from somebody by the use of legal authority; a sudden occurrence or recurrence of a disease
initialadj: of or happening at the beginning; (noun) the first letter of a word, especially a person’s name
dynamicadj: having a lot of energy, ideas, and enthusiasm, and a strong personality; of or relating to dynamics (= the branch of physics and engineering concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies)
coaxv: to persuade, encourage, or gently urge someone to do something; to manipulate or persuade something to work or function properly
stableadj: firm and steady; not easily moved, disturbed, or changed
animationn: the technique of photographing successive drawings or positions of puppets or models to create an illusion of movement when the film is shown as a sequence; enthusiasm and energy in the way you look or behave
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
beamn: a long, sturdy piece of timber, metal, or other material used to support a structure or span a distance; a ray or stream of light emitted by a source
possibilityn: a chance that something may happen or be true
prostheticadj: of or relating to an artificial part of the body, such as a limb, a heart, or a breast implant
uncommonadj: not occurring or seen very often; rare
patientn: a person who is receiving medical treatment, care, or attention from a healthcare professional, such as a doctor, nurse, or therapist; a personal quality or characteristic
bacterian: single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms that exist in large numbers in the air, water, and soil, and also in living and dead creatures and plants, and are often a cause of disease
fungusn: a type of organism that includes yeasts, molds, and mushrooms, which are heterotrophic, meaning they do not produce their food and must consume organic matter to survive
toleratev: to allow something to exist or happen, even if it is disliked or opposed
immuneadj: protected against a particular disease or toxin due to the presence of specific antibodies or sensitized white blood cells
examinev: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them
overtadj: open, evident, or clear, especially in a way that is not intended to be secret
reactionn: a response that reveals a person’s feelings or attitude; (in chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
severityn: the quality or condition of being severe, strict, or harsh
illuminationn: light or source of light; the degree of visibility of your environment
upfrontadj: frank and honest; (adverb) (of payment) in advance
blindadj: unable to see; unable or unwilling to perceive or understand the true nature of something
photoreceptorn: a specialized cell in the retina of the eye that responds to light and enables vision; there are two types of photoreceptor cells – rods and cones – that are responsible for different aspects of vision
retinan: the innermost light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
detectv: to find or recognize something, especially something difficult to see, hear, etc.
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
ganglionn: a group of nerve cells located outside the brain and spinal cord, often forming a swelling or knot; responsible for controlling certain bodily functions or movements
relayv: to receive and pass something, such as information or a message, from one person or group to another; to broadcast something on television, radio, etc.
perceptionn: a belief, opinion, or image you have based on how you regard, understand, or interpret something; the ability to see, hear, or notice something through the senses
retinitisn: an inflammation of the retina (= the thin, light-sensitive tissue that lines the inside surface of the eye) which can cause decreased vision or possibly lead to blindness
pigmentn: a substance that gives color to a material, such as paint, ink, or biological tissue; often derived from natural sources or synthetically produced
maculan: a small, oval-shaped area near the center of the retina of the eye, responsible for providing high-resolution vision
degeneratev: (of a person, animal, or plant) to become worse in health or physical condition
destroyv: to ruin or damage severely or completely; to eradicate or eliminate completely
bindv: to tie or fasten someone or something tightly with rope, string, etc. so that they cannot move or are held together strongly
transparentadj: easy to perceive, detect, or understand; (of a material or article) permitting light to pass through freely
spareadj: additional to what is necessary for ordinary use; (verb) to give time, money, space, etc. to someone
resolutionn: a firm decision or determination to do or not do something; the action of solving a problem, dispute, or conflict; the quality of being resolved or determined; the clarity and sharpness of an image or display
collaboratev: to work with someone else to produce or achieve something
commercializev: to make something available for sale or use on a large scale
start-upn: a newly established company or business
mazen: a complex network of winding passages or pathways designed as a puzzle or challenge for people to navigate through
motivatev: to make someone want to do something, especially something that requires tremendous work and effort
platformn: the raised flat space close to the track at a train station where passengers get on or off the train; (technology) a computational or digital environment in which a piece of software is executed
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
bruten: a violent, wild, or feral animal; a person who is cruel, uncivilized, or lacking in intelligence or sensitivity; a physical force or power
avenuen: a wide road in a town or city, especially with trees or tall buildings on both sides; a line of approach
mutationn: the way in which genes of a person, plant, animal, or other organism change and produce permanent differences
recapitulatev: to summarize or repeat the main points of something
outlinev: to describe the main facts or aspects involved in something
photosensitiveadj: sensitive or responsive to light, particularly in a scientific or medical context; referring to the ability to react to or be affected by light
cognitiveadj: of or relating to mental processes of understanding
neurotechnologyn: technology or advancements in the field of neuroscience, often related to the study or manipulation of the brain or nervous system
abstractadj: based on general ideas, feelings, or qualities and not on any a physical or concrete existence
intractableadj: difficult to manage or control; stubborn or obstinate
mentionv: to speak or write about something or someone briefly
implicationn: something that is inferred or indirectly stated; the act or fact of being involved in something
specificallyadv: only associated with or meant for one thing
impulsen: a sudden strong and unreflective wish or need to do something; the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber
binaryn: a system of numbers that uses only two digits, 0 and 1
augmentv: to increase the size, extent, quantity, etc. of something by adding something to it
stringn: long, thin material used for tying things together, composed of several twisted threads
neuraladj: of or relating to a nerve or the nervous system that includes the brain
doen: a mature female of mammals of which the male is called a buck, such as a deer or a rabbit
downloadv: to transfer data or files from the Internet or computer network to a user’s computer or device; (noun) the process of transferring data or information from a remote or central computer to a local computer or device
uploadv: to transfer digital data or files from a local computer or device to a remote server or network; the act of transferring such data or files