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TESTIMONY

noun. proof given in court by a person who is has taken an oath.

TETRODOTOXIN (TTX)

noun. a poison from the ovaries of puffer fish which inhibits the voltage-gated sodium channels within neuron plasma membranes, thereby

THANATOS

the personification of death and the brother of Hypnos with regard to Greek mythology, whose terminology was selected by Sigmund

THEORY

1. a standard or body of corresponding standards which claims to explain or foretell a multitude of interrelated phenomena. 2.

THERAPEUTIC ABORTION

an abortion which is rendered for medical purposes.

THERAPEUTIC WINDOW

the wide array of plasma amounts of a drug within which optimal therapeutic impacts take place. Suboptimal impacts might happen

THERMOANESTHESIA

noun. 1. loss or lack of the capacity to differentiate between cold and heat by touch. 2. insensitivity to heat.

THINKING ASIDE

a form of a syndetic thinking wherein a person's thoughts adjust suddenly from one subject to another which is insignificantly

THORACOLUMBAR SYSTEM

a less typical term for the SNS.

THOUGHT SUPPRESSION

the strife to manage the content of one

THRESHOLD TRAITS ANALYSIS (TTA)

with regard to personnel selection, a technique of locating and naming the traits needed for acceptable performance within a chose

THYROTROPIN-RELEASING HORMONE (TRH)

a hormone generated by the hypothalamus which controls the dispersion of thyroid-stimulating hormone.

TIME DISTORTION

a form of perceptual distortion, at times, experienced in modified states of awareness, wherein time seems to pass either with

TIME-LIMITED DAY TREATMENT

an outpatient all-day therapeutic community approach utilized with patients suffering from character disorders which capitalizes on the positive traits of

TOBACCO

noun. the dried leaves of the Nicotiana tabacum plant and other Nicotiana species, that are sniffed, chewed, or smoked for

TOMOGRAPHY

noun. a method for discovering and displaying the detailed anatomy of a tissue or organ via a specific plane.

TONIC PUPIL OF ADIE

a unilateral eye defect, elicited by injury to the nerves supplying the intrinsic eye muscles, wherein the student responds poorly

TOP-DOWN ANALYSIS

1. a deductive approach to problem-solving which starts with a hypothesis or general standard and goes on from this to

TOPOGRAPHICAL MEMORY

memory for the ordering and unions of items within a spatial environment.

TOTEM

noun. 1. a revered natural force, plant, animal, or inanimate item which is thought of as the symbol, ancestor, safeguard