GENERAL WILL

the aims and intentions of the population in regard to an issue or future outcome that will arise from an interaction. Introduced by Jean-Jacques...

GENERIC NAME

a non-proprietary name for a pharmaceutical compound that is adopted by the US Adopted Name Council and when recognised by US Pharmacopeia becomes the...

GENETIC PREDISPOSITION

the term describing the tendency for a physical or mental condition or disorder to be able to be inherited by the next generation. Also...

GENITAL INTERCOURSE

the term that is used to describe the sexual intercourse involving insertion of the penis into the vagina, as opposed to other forms of...

GENOTYPE

1. Full set of genes of an individual organism. The human includes about 30,000 genes. 2. The combination of alleles present at one or...

GERIATRIC PSYCHOTHERAPY

the use of therapy to treat the mental disorders of older adults. Geriatric psycho

GEROPHILIA

the term that is used to describe the sexual attraction of a person to much older partners. Also called gerontophilia.

GESTATIONAL AGE

the term used for the age of a foetus that is calculated from the date of conception. Also called fetal age. See menstrual...

GINDLER METHOD

the name of a series of breathing exercises, gentle touch and posturing that are intended to foster a person's personal growth and to enhance...

GLITTERING GENERALITIES

These are the vague and catchy slogans and phrases used in political and propaganda campaigns to evoke a favourable reaction.

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