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...

MACH CARD

is a piece of card which is used to demonstrate the contrast seen in Mach Bands where two grey rectangular objects are placed adjacent...

MACROELECTRODE

usually has a diameter of a millimetre or more and are used as conductors of electrical currents in pieces of machinery and equipment.

MADDOX

a British ophthalmologist (1860 - 1933).

MAHALANOBIS I)

first proposed by Chanra Mahalanobis (1893 - 1972) as a measure of the distance between two multidimensional points.

MAL DE PELEA

Is primarily observed in Puerto Rico which involves a period of intense brooding which is stereotypically followed by sporadic and sometimes violent attacks on...

MALFORMATION

is an abnormal or defective structure.

MAMMILLOTLIALAMIC TRACT

the link or tract between the thalamus and a mammalian body.

MANIFEST CONTENT

in dreams the manifest content is the obvious meaning of a dream, the denotation if you will. Opposed to the latent meaning of a...

MANUAL COMMUNICATION

is communication which relies solely on the movement of hands opposed to verbal communication, therefore, manual communication can otherwise be known as signing.

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