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Termination of pregnancy by removal of fetus or embryo from the mother body. This process can occur naturally (as in spontaneous abortion/miscarriage) or as a result of a medical procedure/process in…
a domesticated carnivorous mammal that typically has a long snout, an acute sense of smell, and a barking, howling, or whining voice.
The study of weather conditions and patterns as averaged over a given period of time.
A virus is a small infectious agent that can replicate only inside the living cells of organisms.
A system of biological structures and processes within an organism that protects against disease.
The management of money in which an individual or a business decides how the money will be used to generate more revenue or profit.
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The science of studying man with regard to place in the animal kingdom as well as human origins, development, social habits, cultural development and related topics.
The process of promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social, and intellectual development of a child from infancy to adulthood.
The processes by which information is encoded, stored, and retrieved.
for questions about Adolf Hitler, leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945.
A range of chemical substances containing carbon, hydrogen and oxygen which induce sweet taste and are important in living organisms storage and transport of energy.
A method of summarising collective health within a group by calculating the average time members are expected to remain alive. Most used at the country level where the statistic is how long a newborn …
A widely popular, often caffeinated, drink brewed from roasted beans of the coffee plant. There are a wide variety of coffees available worldwide.
Vegetarianism encompasses the practice of following plant-based diets (fruits, vegetables, etc.), with or without the inclusion of dairy products or eggs, and with the exclusion of meat (red meat, pou…
The practice of treating disease with substances causing similar symptoms but where the active ingredient is extremely diluted
an institution for educating children.
the acquisition of knowledge or skills through experience, study, or by being taught.
when questioning something about the movies, not when being skeptical of something seen in a movie.
the legally or formally recognized union of a man and a woman (or, in some jurisdictions, two people of the same sex) as partners in a relationship.
ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) is a caliphate Islamic state declared over large swathes of Iraq and Syria and lead by its caliph Abu Bakr Baghdadi.
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Any form of sexual reproduction resulting in the conception of a child.
cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettes.
the flesh of an animal (especially a mammal) as food.
a substance used for destroying insects or other organisms harmful to cultivated plants or to animals.
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Common term for an upper-respiratory viral infection caused by any number of viral agents. Cold is commonly identified by the symptoms, which are characterized by cough, sneezing, sore throat, congest…
the study or practice of hypnosis.
Suicide is the tragic act whereby an individual takes his own life. (If you are thinking about committing suicide, you are not alone. Get help: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_suicide_crisis_line…
The planet on which we live — the third planet from the sun. It consists of an inner core made of iron and nickel, an outer core of liquid metal, a mantle, and, on the outside, a crust.
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