XENOREXIA

noun. the pathological consumption of inedible items.

XYLENE

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

X CHROMOSOME

the sex chromosome which is accountable for determining femaleness in human beings and other mammals.

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...

XANTHOMATOSIS

any of many disorders marked by a collection of too much extra lipids within the body because of a metabolic disruption. This leads to...

XENOGLOSSY

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

XEROPHTHALMIA

noun. Extremely dry eyes, because of histological alterations inside the cornea and conjunctiva.

X-AXIS

noun. the horizontal axis on a graph.

XXX SYNDROME

an uncommon chromosomal disorder marked by the existence of three X chromosomes. Many impacted females are physically and cognitively normal. Prolongings of cognitive growth,...

X-RAY

noun. an electromagnetic dispersion of brief wavelengths generated by bombarding a heavy metal objective with high-energy electrons in a vacuum tube. X-rays are...

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