Technology / Home Audio / Vom: Volt-Ohm-Meter, sometimes called a Volt-Ohm-Milliammeter. A multimeter that measures voltage, ohms, and milliamperes.


Business / Agriculture / Vomitoxin: Deoxynivalenol (DON), also referred to as vomitoxin, is a naturally occurring mycotoxin produced by several species of Fusarium fungi. Wet and cool weather from flowering time to maturity promotes inf MORE

Servo (Servomechanism)

Technology / Motorcycle / Servo (Servomechanism): An electronic control system in which a hydraulic, pneumatic, or other type of larger-powered controlling mechanism is assisted and controlled by a low-energy signal. MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Humors: (alias bodily humors) In ancient Greece, Hippocrates postulated that four bodily humors or liquids existed in the body corresponding to the four elements existing in matter. These four liquids determi MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Epicureanism: The Greek philosophy of Epicurus, who espoused a life of gentle hedonism ameliorated by rational moderation. His idea of epicureanism was so refined as to almost be ascetic. For instance, he urged tha MORE

Fat Soluble

Health / Vitamins / Fat Soluble: Fat-soluble vitamins, such as A, D, E, and K, are absorbed by the body with dietary fats. Your body stores excess fat-soluble vitamins in your liver and body fat, then uses them as needed. Ingesting m MORE

Kunjal Kriya

Health / Yoga / Kunjal Kriya : A shatkarma (cleansing) technique that involves the cleansing of the stomach by drinking in water and then expelling it by inducing vomiting. MORE