UMAMI

adjective. designating the taste of foods which are protein-laden, symbolized by the taste of monosodium glutamate (MSG), that is utilized mainly to heighten other...

UNCINATE FASCICULUS

a group of nerve fibers which links the anterior and inferior parts of the frontal lobe of each of the brain's cerebral hemispheres. It...

UNCONTROLLED

adjective. not controlled or gauged, especially by an investigator during the course of research.

UNDERSTAFFING

noun. the condition wherein the amount of people accessible or available for a program or operation lies beneath that needed to preserve it.

UNIFORM CRIME REPORTS

a national information-base of reported crimes which consists of data from all local and state law enforcement agencies in the U.S. It serves to...

UNIQUE FACTOR

with regard to factor analysis, a factor which supplies just a single variant.

UNIVERSALITY

1. the propensity to presume that one's personal traits and personality features, inclusive of outlooks and morals, are shared in the main social group...

UNSTRUCTURED STIMULUS

a generalized, poorly ordered, and not concisely identifiable stimulant.

URACIL

noun. a pyrimidine substance which is one out of the four bases housed in RNA. With regard to DNA, thymine takes place rather than...

UROPHILIA

noun. a paraphilia consisting of urine and urination as a significant source of stimulation during sexual acts.

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