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a naturally recurring state characterized by reduced or absent consciousness, relatively suspended sensory activity, and inactivity of nearly all voluntary muscles. It is distinguished from q…
a range of characteristics used to distinguish between males and females, particularly in the cases of men and women and the masculine and feminine attributes assigned to them.
a programmable machine designed to automatically carry out a sequence of arithmetic or logical operations.
Term has many and varied definitions depending on context, but is generally accepted as the period in life between birth and puberty, although this can be argued. Can also refer to offspring at any s…
An organization authorized by its greater society to use lethal force, usually including use of weapons, in defending its country by combating actual or perceived threats.
Intelligence has been defined in many different ways such as in terms of one's capacity for logic, abstract thought, understanding, self-awareness, communication, learning, emotional knowledge, memory…
Typically pertains to the study of aircraft. Can relate to the theories, design, construction, behavior and use of such craft.
the branch of science concerned with the forces that occur between electrically charged particles. Use this tag for anything related to electricity, electrical or magnetic fiel…
for questions about the use or properties of "recreational" drugs such as marijuana, heroin, cocaine or LSD.
Questions about a tubular weapon or other device designed to discharge projectiles or other material.
All forms of competitive physical activity which, through casual or organized participation, aim to use, maintain or improve physical fitness and provide entertainment to participants.
The forcing of undesired sexual behavior by one person upon another.
for claims which apply to the country of Russia or the Commonwealth of Independent States.
The set of practices perceived by a community to be associated with the preservation of health and healthy living.
A device that can make and receive telephone calls over a radio link whilst moving around a wide geographic area.
Commonly used term which refers to ethanol-containing alcoholic beverages. However, more broadly, the term can also be applied to any organic compound with a hydroxyl functional group bound to a carb…
A process in which energetic particles or energetic waves travel through a medium or space.
for questions regarding "government" as a concept. DO NOT USE in lieu of "United States".
the process of change in all forms of life over generations, and evolutionary biology is the study of how evolution occurs. The biodiversity of life evolves by means of mutations, genetic…
The specifically human capacity for acquiring and using complex systems of communication.
Questions about the State of Japan; geographical location, political philosophies, historical significance, religious beliefs, ethnic diversity, and etc.
for medical drugs, medications, pharmaceuticals etc. Please do not use the tag [drugs].
for questions about the health of people on a community or population level. Do not use this tag for questions about the health of individuals or biological mechanisms.
Questions about security; as it applies to any vulnerable and valuable asset, such as a person, dwelling, community, nation, or organization.
Science dealing with the study of space and celestial bodies. Can pertain to the composition, origin, motion, behavior or physical aspects of bodies in space as well as the practical applications of …
Populous eastern Asian nation which has undergone a myriad of changes over the years, but remains one of the oldest civilizations in the world.
the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye.
stimulate the production of antibodies and provide immunity against one or several diseases, prepared from the causative agent of a disease, its products, or a synthetic substitute…
for questions about terrorism or terrorist groups. Questions regarding recent news might be unanswerable.
The ability a physical system has to do work on other physical systems.