X-AXIS

noun. the horizontal axis on a graph.

XYLENE

noun. a volatile solvent which, whenever continually breathed in, can elicit kidney failure and death.

XENO- (XEN-)

combining form: unique, unusual, or foreign.

XYY SYNDROME

a chromosomal anomaly found in 1961 and correlated to males who demonstrated aggressive or violent behavior in criminal facilities. It was initially presumed that...

XENOGLOSSOPHILIA

a propensity to utilize unknown or foreign terms, especially in an ostentatious manner.

XYZ SYSTEM

a theoretical system for ascertaining colors with regard to three abstract primary colors, X, Y, and Z.

XENOGLOSSY

with regard to parapsychology, the ostensible capacity of an individual to talk or write in a language which is completely unrecognized by them.

XENOPHOBIA

noun. 1. a pathological phobia of strangers. 2. hostile outlooks or violent actions toward individuals of other nationalities, ethnic groups, or even separate areas...

XENOREXIA

noun. the pathological consumption of inedible items.

XERODERMA PIGMENTOSUM

a syndrome acquired as an autosomal recessive trait and characterized by severe photosensitivity. It is elicited by a flaw in the capacity of the...

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