METABOLIC EQUIVALENT

a unit of measurement of energy, or heat, generated by the body. 1 MET = 50 kcal/h/nr bodily exterior. MET units are utilized to...

MACHIAN POSITIVISM

first proposed by Czech-born Austria physicist Ernst Mach, who implied that our experiences define our understanding and knowledge but that sensations do not always...

MACROMASTIA

abnormally large breasts in a female.

MAGAZINE TRAINING

is the training required for the animal in an experiment to become familiar with the mechanism which delivers the reinforcer in operant conditioning.

MAINLINING

is typically classed as slang for the injection of illegal drugs intravenously.

MALAISE

The general feeling of uneasiness and discomfort.

MALI-MALI

Is typically observed in the Philippines which has symptoms likened to those of Lai Ah.

MANAGEMENT BY OBJECTIVES (MBO)

is systematic setting of goals and aims which are in-line with the companies specialization and then consistently reviewing the performance of achieving those goals.

MANIFESTATION

An indication of the onset of a condition or complex.

MANUAL-CONTROL EFFECTS

is the process of controlling an aircraft or spacecraft entirely under human control opposed to relying on a computer guided system.

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