By Peter Collin
Within the new version of this bestselling dictionary, greater than 16,000 phrases from English-speaking and overseas scientific practices are defined in transparent, easy phrases. phrases in really good fields similar to surgical procedure, nursing, pharmacy, and dentistry are all addressed with sentences and grammar notes for every access. jam-packed with vital sensible references for interns, nurses, scientific secretaries, and trainees in any clinical box, the transparent causes make it perfect for any pupil or practitioner of medication.
Read or Download Dictionary of Medical Terms, 4th Edition PDF
Similar english as a second language books
With a clean new layout and a number of up-to-date workouts and actions, the preferred specialize in Grammar sequence is simpler and obtainable than ever. recognized for its specialise in English grammar via contextualized listening, conversing, analyzing, and writing actions, this vigorous built-in abilities path is helping scholars bridge the space among comprehending grammatical constructions and truly utilizing them.
Try out your corporation Vocabulary in Use is a collection of sixty six assessments in accordance with the major corpus knowledgeable vocabulary highlighted in company Vocabulary in Use. there's a transparent one-page try out for every unit of the guardian publication and a common solution key which allows beginners to examine their solutions properly. The scoring process offers the self-study learner with instant suggestions on their growth.
THE LEXICAL procedure develops present considering, synthesizing the easiest insights of earlier conception, corpus linguistics, discourse research, and smooth methods to grammar
- Have fun with vocabulary : quizzes for English classes
- English for Logistics
- English grammar in use: a self-study guide
- Applied Linguistics (Oxford Introduction to Language Study ELT)
- An Illustrated History of Britain
- Panorama Reading 1 Student Book: Building Perspective Through Reading
Extra resources for Dictionary of Medical Terms, 4th Edition
Associate nurse /ə səυsiət n s/ noun a nurse who assists a primary nurse by carrying out agreed care for someone based on a plan designed by a primary nurse association area /ə səυsi eʃ(ə)n eəriə/ noun an area of the cortex of the brain which is concerned with relating stimuli coming from different sources association neuron /ə səυsi eʃ(ə)n njυərɒn/ noun a neuron which links an association area to the main parts of the cortex association tract /ə səυsi eʃ(ə)n tr kt/ noun one of the tracts which link areas of the cortex in the same cerebral hemisphere asthenia / s θi niə/ noun a condition in which someone is weak and does not have any strength asthenic / s θenk/ adjective referring to a general condition in which someone has no strength and no interest in things asthenopia / sθ nəυpiə/ noun same as aspirin assay assimilate assimilation assistance assistant assisted conception assisted respiration assisted suicide associate associate nurse association area association neuron association tract asthenia asthenic asthenopia eyestrain asthma / smə/ noun a lung condition characterised by narrowing of the bronchial tubes, in which the muscles go into spasm and the person has difficulty breathing.
Also called vermiform appendix. See illustration at DIGESTIVE SYSTEM in Supplement 2. any small tube or sac hanging from an organ apperception / pə sepʃ(ə)n/ noun the conscious recognition of a stimulus appetite / ptat/ noun the feeling of wanting food ˽ good appetite interest in eating food ˽ loss of appetite becoming uninterested in eating food applanation tonometry / plə neʃ(ə)n tə nɒmətri/ noun the measuring of the thickness of the cornea appliance /ə plaəns/ noun a piece of apparatus used on the body ć He was wearing a surgical appliance to support his neck.
Abbr ADD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder /ə tenʃən defst hapər k tvti ds ɔ də/ noun a condition in which a child has an inability to concentrate and shows disruptive behaviour. Abbr ADHD attention deficit syndrome /ə tenʃən de fst sndrəυm/ noun same as attention defiatrophy atropine ATS attack attempted suicide attending physician attention deficit disorder attention deficit hyperactivity disorder attention deficit syndrome cit disorder attenuation /ə tenju eʃ(ə)n/ noun a reduction in the effect or strength of something such as a virus, either because of environmental conditions or as a result of a laboratory procedure atticotomy / t kɒtəmi/ noun the removal of the wall in the inner ear.