BATTLEGARRISON DIMENSIONS

n. the dimensions of a mission when viewed as to risk (low to high) and as to type (routine to unique). The operational settings...

BROWN FAT

n. one of two types of adipose tissue, the other being that of white fat. Fat of the brown type is located around the...

BLACK ENGLISH

n. a non-standard variety of English widely spoken and accepted in the Black community. Also called African-American Vernacular English. Studied in-depth by American linguist...

BROWN, JOHN A.

(1925-1997) U.S. psychologist who earned his PhD at the University of Michigan. Going on to become a faculty member of Harvard University for most...

BIOCHEMICAL APPROACH 1

Study of behaviours that are relative to chemical changes.

BULBAR PALSY PROGRESSIVE BULBAR PALSY, BULBAR RETRACTION REFLEX

In animals it is when the nictitating membrane closes when the cornea or conjuctiva is touched.

BEHAVIOR SEGMENT

n. a distinct response which can be linked together with other responses. It is a behavior episode which, when played out in sequence, would...

BIOGCNIC AMINE

One of many psychoactive amines including dopamine, epinephrine and norepinephrine and serotonin.

BORJESON-FORSSMAN-LEHMANN SYNDROME

n. an X-linked disorder in which mental retardation is severe to profound. It is characterized by short stature, microcephaly, and hypogonadism, with little to...

BANNER ADVERTISEMENT

refers to a small advertisement appearing on a web page, often inducing consumers to click on it. The advertisement (a small banner) directs...

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