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Meanings of Phrator:

noun

A member, especially a fellow member, of a phratry.

Meanings of Phratric:

adjective

Of or relating to a phratry or kinship group; consisting of phratries.

Phratries

ˈfreɪtri

Meanings of Phratries:

noun

A descent group or kinship group in some tribal societies.

Usage examples:

Gond society is divided into four groups known as phratries or sagas in gondi.

Phratry

ˈfreɪtri

Meanings of Phratry:

noun

A descent group or kinship group in some tribal societies.

Usage examples:

Gond society is divided into four groups known as phratries or sagas in gondi.

Meanings of Phreatic:

adjective

Relating to or denoting underground water in the zone of saturation (beneath the water table).

Usage examples:

For example, they may occur in the continental realm above the water table - the vadose zone; or in…

Phreatophyte

frɪˈatəfʌɪt

Meanings of Phreatophyte:

noun

A plant with a deep root system that draws its water supply from near the water table.

Usage examples:

This and other species of prosopis are considered as facultative phreatophytes, i.e. with roots tha…

Meanings of Phrenesis:

noun

In early use (medicine): = phrenitis . later also (more generally): madness, frenzy.

Phrenic

ˈfren.ɪk

Meanings of Phrenic:

adjective

Relating to the diaphragm.

Usage examples:

The phrenic nerves

Meanings of Phrenicectomy:

noun

Surgical resection of part of a phrenic nerve, carried out to paralyse the corresponding half of the diaphragm; an instance of this.

Meanings of Phrenicotomy:

noun

Surgical division of a phrenic nerve, in order to paralyse the corresponding half of the diaphragm; an instance of this.

Meanings of Phrenitic:

adjective

Of, relating to, or of the nature of phrenitis; affected by phrenitis; delirious.

noun

A person suffering from phrenitis. also (with the and plural agreement): †such people as a class (obsolete).

Meanings of Phrenitis:

noun

Delirium, especially when associated with or attributed to inflammation of the brain; inflammation of the brain or of the meninges, encephalitis or meningitis.

Meanings of Phrenocolic:

adjective

Of or relating to the diaphragm and colon; specifically designating the phrenicocolic ligament.

Meanings of Phrenogastric:

adjective

Gastrophrenic.

Meanings of Phrenogram:

noun

A graphic recording of the movements of the diaphragm.

Meanings of Phrenograph:

noun

A description of a person's mental faculties and character based on phrenological examination.

Meanings of Phrenologic:

adjective

Phrenological.

Meanings of Phrenologically:

adverb

With regard to phrenology, in terms of phrenology.

Meanings of Phrenologize:

verb

To examine or analyse phrenologically. now chiefly historical.

Phrenology

frɪˈnɒlədʒi

Meanings of Phrenology:

noun

The detailed study of the shape and size of the cranium as a supposed indication of character and mental abilities.

Usage examples:

He finds himself drawn on a journey involving phrenology, the dodgy science of determining mental p…

Meanings of Phrenomesmerism:

noun

The supposed stimulation of the phrenological organs by mesmerism; belief in this phenomenon.

Meanings of Phrenopathic:

adjective

Of or relating to phrenopathy.

Meanings of Phrenopathy:

noun

Mental illness; an instance of this.

Meanings of Phrenosin:

noun

A cerebroside, c₄₈ h₉₃ no₉, which on hydrolysis yields galactose, sphingosine, and a long-chain alpha-hydroxy fatty acid.

Meanings of Phrenosplenic:

adjective

Relating to or connecting the diaphragm and the spleen; specifically designating the lienorenal (or splenorenal) ligament.

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