CATOPTRICS

n. a branch of optics that is concerned with image reflection and reflected light. It studies the phenomena of how image-forming optical systems work,...

CAUSAL NEXUS

n. an established link between the most probable cause and its resulting effects. It relies on a connection (nexus) between phenomena that has been...

CEBOCEPHALY

n. a congenital defect in which there is a physical deformity of the head. It manifests as monkey-like facial features, a small to absent...

CENESTHESIA (COENESTHESIA)

n. a psychological awareness of the processes occurring in one's body. It arises from the bodily sensations which one experiences, ranging from a state...

CABLE TENSIOMETRY

Way to measure mescle strength by pulling on cables. See ergograph.

CALCIUM REGULATION

This maintains the level of calcium in blood and other extracellular fluids.

CALORIC INTAKE

Consumption of food measured as calories.

CANDIDIASIS

The infection that is caused by the Candida fungus. Theses are found in the mouth, skin, intestines but can sometimes cause infections. Formerly called...

CAPACITY MODEL

A model that identifies capacity as a resource.

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