Sick Building Syndrome

Business / Real Estate / Sick Building Syndrome: The term sick building syndrome (SBS) is used to describe situations in which building occupants experience discomforting health conditions that appear to be linked to time spent in a building, but no specific illness or cause can be identified.

Other Words for Building

Building Noun Synonyms: edifice, structure, construction, erection

Other Words for Sick

Sick Adjective Synonyms: nauseated, queasy, sick to one's stomach, squeamish, qualmish, seasick, carsick, airsick, green around the gills

Part Of The Building or House

Entertainment / Bowling / Part Of The Building or House: Said of the 7 or 10 pin when it remains solidly standing after an apparently perfect hit. Used in a phrase such as, That pin must be part of the building. MORE

Part Of The Building

Entertainment / Bowling / Part Of The Building: An expression used to describe a standing single pin after an apparent perfect hit. MORE

Position Building

Business / Finance / Position Building: Buying shares to build up a long position or selling shares to create a short position in a particular security or group of securities. MORE

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Prader-Willi Syndrome: A condition characterized by obesity and insatiable appetite, mental deficiency, small genitals, and short stature. May be deletion of #15 chromosome. MORE

Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome: Condition with multiple congenital anomalies including: mental deficiency, broad thumbs, small head, broad nasal bridge and beaked nose. MORE

Proteus Syndrome

Science / Genetics / Proteus Syndrome: A condition characterized by distorted asymmetric growth of the body and enlarged head, enlarged feet, multiple nevi on the skin: mode of inheritance is unknown. MORE