Localize

Science / Genetics / Localize: Determination of the original position (locus) of a gene or other marker on a chromosome.

Qi (Hei)

Health / Tai Chi / Qi (Hei): Life force or vital energy. The Chinese character for qi is a pictogram of steam rising from (cooking) rice, a metaphor for the unseen force connected to physical phenomena. Qi is viewed as the fundam MORE

Autotopagnosia

Science / Psychiatry / Autotopagnosia: Inability to localize and name the parts of ones own body. finger agnosia would be autotopagnosia restricted to the fingers. MORE

Coenestopathic State

Science / Psychiatry / Coenestopathic State: localized distortion of body awareness MORE

Somatic Hallucination

Science / Psychiatry / Somatic Hallucination: A hallucination involving the perception of a physical experience localized within the body (such as a feeling of electricity). A somatic hallucination is to be distinguished from physical sensations MORE

Severe Weather

Science / Weather / Severe Weather: Generally, any destructive weather event, but usually applies to localized storms, such as blizzards, intense thunderstorms, or tornadoes. MORE

Rip Current

Science / Geology / Rip Current: A strong, narrow current of high velocity and short duration that flows seaward through the breaker zone. Caused when a build up of water pushed onto the beach by winds and waves returns seaward. MORE

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