BERNOULLI TRIAL

Outcomes of experiments of chance where only 2 outcomes are possible for each trial.

BIOLOGICAL TRANSDUCING SYSTEM

n. the concept that biological systems do have the capacity to convert (or transduce) energy from one form to another. This done through biological...

BENZEDRINE

n. trade name for amphetamine. Formerly prescribed only as a bronchodilator and an appetite suppressant, this stimulant should be used with caution. See dependence-...

BITTER

The taste associated with alkaloids, vitamins, glycosides and some salts.

BIOLOGICAL DRIVE

State of motivation brought about by deprivation from a source of a necessary substance for life such as water.

BENADRYL

n. brand name for an over-the-counter allergy medicine (antihistamine). Diphenhydramine is the generic name for this drug. In terms of treatment and relief, it...

BEHAVIORAL ENDOCRINOLOGY

Study of the relationship between the endocrine glands, hypothalmus, adrenal and pituitary glands, and the neuroendocrine cells.

BEHAVIOR SEGMENT

Responses or episodes of behaviour that form a pattern or chain of behaviour.

BRADYARTHRIA BRADYLOGIA BRADYLEXIA

Slowness of reading not from any intellectual impairment.

BIPERIDEN

n. an anticholinergic drug used as an antiparkinsonian agent. It helps reduce the effects of the chemical imbalance caused by Parkinson's disease. In some...

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