Affliction

Science / Astrology / Affliction: A term from traditional astrology used to describe adverse aspects, especially those formed by malefics.

Other Words for Affliction

Affliction Noun Synonyms: hardship, misery, misfortune, distress, ordeal, trial, tribulation, adversity, suffering, woe, pain, grief, distress, torment, wretchedness
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Grey Rot

Life Style / Wine / Grey Rot: A vine affliction caused by the same fungus, Botrytis cinerea, that is responsible for Noble Rot. Grey Rot is the result of the action of the fungus in persistently damp, humid conditions. MORE

Organoleptic

Business / Agriculture / Organoleptic: Relating to the senses (taste, color, odor, feel). Traditional USDA meat and poultry inspection techniques are considered organoleptic because inspectors perform a variety of such procedures—involvi MORE

Klesha

Health / Yoga / Klesha : Afflictions or tensions - according to yoga there are 5 such afflictions present in humans from birth. MORE

Christological Figure

Entertainment / Literature / Christological Figure: In theology, Christology is the study of Jesus' nature, i.e., whether Christ had both a human and divine nature, whether he had one sentient will alone or one human will and one divine will, whether h MORE

Apheta

Science / Astrology / Apheta: Literally, the giver of life; A well aspected benefic that occupies an aphetic (hylegiacal) place in the horoscope, said to have life-preserving qualities. Afflictions to the Apheta were believed by a MORE

Alpheta

Science / Astrology / Alpheta: Literally, the giver of life; A well aspected benefic that occupies an aphetic (hylegiacal) place in the horoscope, said to have life-preserving qualities. Afflictions to the Apheta were believed by a MORE

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