Environmental Stress

Science / Marine Biology / Environmental Stress: Variously defined as (a) an environmental change to which an organism cannot acclimate and (b) an environmental change that increases the probability of death

Other Words for Stress

Stress Noun Synonyms: strain, put under strain or stress, upset, disturb, burden, worry, distress, pressurize or pressure
Stress Verb Synonyms: emphasis, force, pressure, forcefulness, accent, accentuation, prominence, ictus
Stress Adjective Synonyms: (stress and) strain, burden, anxiety, worry, distress, pain, grief, suffering, anguish, pressure, tenseness, tension
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National Environmental Policy Act

Business / Real Estate / National Environmental Policy Act: The Act requires an environmental impact statement for federal actions that significantly affect the quality of the environment. MORE

National Environmental Policy Act Of 1970

Business / Agriculture / National Environmental Policy Act Of 1970: P.L. 91-190 (January 1, 1970) made a declaration of national environmental policy and established a continuing responsibility of the federal government to reach a number of substantive goals that embo MORE

Residual Stress

Business / Machine Shop / Residual Stress: Stress present in a joint member or material that is free of external forces or thermal gradients. MORE

Secondary Stress

Entertainment / Literature / Secondary Stress: A stress less prominent than the primary stress--often indicated by a grave accent mark. See chart of common diacritical markings for more information. MORE

National Centers For Environmental Prediction (NCEP)

Science / Weather / National Centers For Environmental Prediction (NCEP): As part of the National Weather Service, the centers provide timely, accurate, and continually improving worldwide forecast guidance products. Some of the centers include the Aviation Weather Center, MORE

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Health / Massage / Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction: Relaxation techniques, meditation, and easy stretching exercises are combined to allow the client to become mindful in order to access inner sources of power. By being fully mindful and awake in life, MORE

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