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ABRUPT
SUDDEN
ABSTAIN
TO VOLUNTARY REFRAIN FROM SOMETHING
ACCESS
TO OBTAIN ENTRY OR A MEANS OF APPROACH
ACCOUNTABLE
RESPONSIBLE
ADHERE
TO HOLD FAST OR STICK TOGETHER
ADVERSE
UNDESIRED,POSSIBLY HARMFUL
AFFECT
APPEARANCE OF OBSERVABLE EMOTIONS
ANNUAL
OCURRING EVERY YEAR
APPLY
TO PLACE,PUT ON, OR SPREAD SOMETHING.
AUDIBLE
ABLE TO HEARD
BILATERAL
PRESENT ON TWO SIDES
CAST
HARD PROTECTIVE DEVICE APPLIED TO PROTECT A BROKEN BONE WHILE THE BONE HEALS.
CEASE
COME TO AN END OR BRING TO TO AN END.
COMPENSATORY
OFFSETTING OR MAKING UP FOR SOMETHING.
COMPLICATION
AN UNDESIRED PROBLEM THAT IS THE RESULT OF SOME OTHER EVENT.
COMPLY
DO AS DIRECTED.
CONCAVE
ROUNDED INWARD.
CONCISE
BRIEF,TO THE POINT.
CONCISTENCY
DEGREE OF VISCOSITY;HOW THICK OR THIN IS A FLUID.
CONSTRICT
TO DRAW TOGETHER OR BECOME SMALLER.
CONTINGENT.
DEPENDENT.
CONTOUR
SHAPE OR OUTLINE OF A SHAPE.
CONTRACT
TO DRAW TOGETHER TO REDUCE IN SIZE.
CONTRAINDICATION
A REASON WHY SOMETHING IS NOT ADVISABLE OR WHY IT SHOULD NOT BE DONE.
DEFECATE
EXPEL FECES.
DEFICIT
A DEFICIENCY OR LACK OF SOMETHING.
DEPRESS
PRESS DOWNWARD.
DEPTH
DOWNWARD MEASUREMENT FROM A SURFACE.
DETERIORATING
WORSENING
DEVICE
TOOL OR PIECE OF EQUIPMENT.
DIAMETER
THE DISTANCE ACROSS THE CENTER OF AN OBJECT.
DILATE
TO ENLARGE TO EXPAND.
DILUTE
TO MAKE A LIQUID LESS CONCENTRATED.
DISCRETE
DISTINCT,SEPARATE.
DISTENDED
ENLARGED OR EXPANDED FROM PRESSURE.
ELEVATE
TO LIFT UP OR PLACE IN HIGHER POSITION.
ENDOGENOUS
PRODUCED WITHIN THE BODY.
EXACERBATE
TO MAKE WORSE OR MORE SEVERE.
EXCESS
MORE THAN WHAT IS NEEDED OR USUAL.
EXOGENOUS
PRODUCED OUTSIDE THE BODY.
EXPAND
TO INCREASE IN SIZE OR AMOUNT.
EXPOSURE
CONTACT.
EXTERNAL
LOCATED IT OUTSIDE THE BODY.
FATAL
RESULTING IN DEATH.
FATIGUE
EXTREME TIREDNESS, EXHAUSTATION.
FLACCID
LIMP,LACKING BONE.
FLUSHED
REDDENED OR RUDDY EXPERIENCE.
GAPING
WIDE OPEN
GENDER
SEX OF AN INDIVIDUAL, AS INA MALE OR FEMALE.
HYDRATION
MAINTENANCE OF BODU FLUID BALANCE.
HYGIENE
MEASURES CONTRIBUTING TO THE CLEANLINESS AND GOOD HEALTH.
IMPAIRED
DIMINISHED OR LACKING SOME USUAL QUALITY OR LEVEL
IMPENDING
LIKELY TO OCCUR SOON.
INCIDENCE
OCCURRENCE
INFLAMED
REDDENED,SWOLLEN,WARM,AND OFTEN TENDER.
INGEST
TO SWALLOW FOR DIGESTION.
INITIATE
TO BEGIN OR TOPUT INTO PRACTICE.
INSIDIOUS
SO GRADUAL AS TO NOT BE SOME APPARENT FOR ALONG TIME.
INTACT
IN PLACE,UNHARMED.
INTERNAL
LOCATED IT WITHIN THE BODY.
INVASIVE
INSERTING OR ENTERING INTO A BODY PART.
LABILE
CHANGING RAPIDLY AND OFTEN.
LATENT
PRESENT,BUT NOT ACTIVE OR VISIBLE.
LETHARGIC
DIFFICULT TO AROUSE.
MANIFESTATION
AN INDICATIONOR SIGN OF A CONDITION.
NUTRIENT
SUBSTANCE OR INGREDIENT THAT PROVIDES NOURISHMENT.
OCCLUDED
CLOSED OR OBSTRUCTED.
OMINOUS
SIGNIFICANTLY IMPORTANT AND DANGEROUS.
ONGOING
CONTINOUS.
ORAL
GIVEN THROUGH OR AFFECTING THE MOUTH.
OVERT
OBVIOUS,EASILY OBSERVED.
PARAMETER
A CHARACTERISTIC OR CONSTANT FACTOR.
PAROXYSMAL
BEGINING SUDDENLY OR ABRUPTLY.
PATENT
OPEN
POTENT
PRODUCING A STRONG EFFECT.
POTENTIAL
CAPABLEOF OCCURRING OR LIKELY TO OCCUR.
PRECAUTION
PREVENTIVE MEASURE.
PRECIPITOUS
RAPID,UNCONTROLLED.
PREDISPOSE
TO MAKE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE OR MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR.
PREEXISTING
ALREADY PRESENT.
PRIMARY
FIRST OR MOST SIGNIFICANT.
PRIORITY
OF GREAT IMPORTANCE.
PROGNOSIS
THE ANTICIPATED OR EXPECTED COURSE OR OUTCOME.
RATIONALE
THE UNDERLYING REASON
RECUR
TO OCCUR AGAIN.
RESTCRICT
TO LIMIT.
RETAIN
TO HOLD OR KEEP.
SITE
LOCATION
STATUS
CONDITION.
PRECIPITOUS
RAPIS, UNCONTROLLED.
PREDISPOSE
TO MAKE MORE SUSCEPTIBLE OR MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR.
PREEXISTING
ALREADY PRESENT.
PRIMARY
FIRST OR MOST SIGNIFICANT.
PRIORITY
OF GREAT IMPORTANCE.
PROGNOSIS
THE ANTICIPATED OR EXPECTED COURSE OR OUTCOME
RATIONALE
THE UNDERLYING REASON.
RECUR
TO OCCUR AGAIN.
RESTRICT
TO LIMIT
RETAIN
TO HOLD OR TO KEEP.
SITE
LOCATION
STATUS
CONDITION
STRICT
STRINGENT,EXACT,COMPLETE.
SUPPLEMENT
TO TAKE IN ADDITION TO OR TO COMPLETE.
SUPPRESS
TO STOP OR SUBDUE.
SYMMETRIC
BEIGN EQUAL OR THE SAME SIZE, SHAPE, AND RELATIVE POSITION.
SYMPTOM
AN INDICATION OF A PROBLEM.
UNTOWARD
ADVERSE OR NEGATIVE.
URINATE
EXCRTE OR EXPEL THE URINE.
VERBAL
SPOKEN,USING WORDS.
VITAL
ESSENTIAL.
VOID
EXCRETE, OR EXPEL URINE
VOLUME
AMOUNT OF SPACE OCCUPIED BY A FLUID.