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...

USHER SYNDROME

a inherited disorder, genetically passed down as an autosomal recessive trait, inflicting sensorineural hearing loss, loss of vision because of retinitis pigmentosa, and, in...

UTILIZATION REVIEW (UR)

an official review of the need and quality of services rendered inside a hospital or clinic or via an individual care provider. Conducted by...

UTILIZATION-FOCUSED EVALUATION

tries to maximize the usefulness of the results of an assessment research analysis for its aimed users or stakeholders. All aspects of the model...

UNFITNESS

noun. 1. the state or condition in which there is an absence of fitness or well-being. 2. With regard to biology, the incapacity of...

UTRICLE

noun. the bigger of the two vestibular sacs inside the inner ear, the other one being the saccule.

UNIDIMENSIONAL

having one dimension or made up of one aspect or a pure aspect.

UNIFIED POSITIVISM

an approach to the dilemma of the fragmentation of psychology which desires and attempts to unify the field by stressing scientific work which incorporates...

UNIPOLAR MANIA

a bipolar disorder wherein just manic episodes have taken place. With the exception of some rare cases, manic episodes have a tendency to, at...

UNUSUAL USES TEST

a test which gauges divergent- thinking capacity. With regard to this test, involved parties are requested to think of unusual utilizations for typical items,...

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