Science / Marine Biology / Disturbance: A rapid change in an environment that greatly alters a previously persistent biological community

Other Words for Disturbance

Disturbance Verb Synonyms: disruption, disorder, disorganization, disarrangement, disarray, upheaval, interruption, upset, intrusion, interference
Disturbance Noun Synonyms: commotion, disorder, upset, outburst, tumult, turmoil, turbulence, violence, hubbub, hullabaloo, hurly-burly, uproar, brouhaha, rumpus, brawl, mele, breach of the peace, Donnybrook, fray, affray, fracas, trouble, ruckus

Nondisturbance Clause

Business / Real Estate / Nondisturbance Clause: An agreement where the mortgagee agrees to honor a tenants lease in the event that the mortgage is foreclosed. MORE

Emotional Disturbance

Life Style / Adoption / Emotional Disturbance: Severe, pervasive or chronic emotional/affective condition which prevents a child from performing everyday tasks. This condition is characterized by an inability to build or maintain relationships, in MORE

Tropical Disturbance

Science / Weather / Tropical Disturbance: An area of organized convection, originating in the tropics and occasionally the subtropics, that maintains its identity for 24 hours or more. It is often the first developmental stage of any subseque MORE


Health / Vitamins / Honey: Disturbances, burn marks, ulcers, sore throat etc. it works as a preserving agent and antioxidant. MORE


Health / Vitamins / Dmae: Full chemical name is dimethyl-amino-ethanol, natural substance facilitating the synthesis of a neurotransmitter, acetylcholine, and of phosphatidylcholine, essential component of cell membranes, used MORE

Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ)

Science / Weather / Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ): An area where the Northern and Southern Hemispheric trade winds converge, usually located between 10 degrees North and South of the equator. It is a broad area of low pressure where both the Coriolis MORE