GUILTY BUT MENTALLY ILL (GBMI)

the name for a court judgement when the defendant pleads insanity as their defense. If accepted they are sent to a mental hospital until...

GYNANDROMORPH

the name of an organism with male and female features usually with male on one side and female on the other side. Also called...

GAIA HYPOTHESIS

The hypothesis that the earth, its physical environments and all living things make up a single entity that is self-regulating. It is in contrast...

GAMETE

the name for one of the cells that take part in fertilisation to produce a zygote. Male sperm cells and female ovum cells...

GANJA

the name given to a potent form of cannabis made from female flowering plants. Users will have twice the number of breathing disorders of...

GASTRODUODENAL ULCERATION

the name of the ulceration of the mucosal lining of the stomach and duodenum caused by hydrochloric acid in the enzyme pepsin secreted by...

GEISSER-GREENHOUSE CORRECTION

an adjustment technique in repeated measures analysis of variance that corrects for violations of the sphericity assumption. Defined by Seymour Ceisser (1924-2004) and Samuel...

GENDER DYSPHORIA

the term that applies to the discontent with the physical or social aspects of a person's own sex. See also dysphoria; gender identity disorder.

GENE LINKAGE

a tendency for genes or the genetic markers located physically close to each other on the chromosome to be inherited. The data can provide...

GENERAL MEDICAL CONDITION

the name of a disorder that has known physical causes and observable physical psycho

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