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      adj  
1    of or relating to the body, as distinguished from the mind or spirit  
2    of, relating to, or resembling material things or nature  
the physical universe     
3    involving or requiring bodily contact  
rugby is a physical sport     
4    of or concerned with matter and energy  
5    of or relating to physics  
6    perceptible to the senses; apparent  
a physical manifestation     
      n  
7       short for       physical examination     (See also)        physicals  
  physically      adv  
  physicalness      n  


National Physical Laboratory  
      n   a UK establishment founded in 1900 at Teddington to carry out research in physics and monitor standards of measurement,   (Abbrev.)    NPL  
physical anthropology  
      n   the branch of anthropology dealing with the genetic aspect of human development and its physical variations  
physical chemistry  
      n   the branch of chemistry concerned with the way in which the physical properties of substances depend on and influence their chemical structure, properties, and reactions  
physical education  
      n   training and practice in sports, gymnastics, etc., as in schools and colleges,   (Abbrev.)    PE  
physical examination  
      n     (Med)   the process of examining the body by means of sight, touch, percussion, or auscultation to diagnose disease or verify fitness  
physical geography  
      n   the branch of geography that deals with the natural features of the earth's surface  
physical handicap  
      n   loss of or failure to develop a specific bodily function or functions, whether of movement, sensation, coordination, or speech, but excluding mental impairments or disabilities  
  physically handicapped      adj  
physical jerks  
      pl n     (Brit)  
informal      See       jerk   1       6  
physical medicine  
      n   the branch of medicine devoted to the management of physical disabilities, as resulting from rheumatic disease, asthma, poliomyelitis, etc.  
   See also       rehabilitation       2  
physical science  
      n   any of the sciences concerned with nonliving matter, energy, and the physical properties of the universe, such as physics, chemistry, astronomy, and geology  
   Compare       life science  
physical therapy  
      n      another term for       physiotherapy  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
solid state drive
A solid-state drive (SSD) is believed to be a data storage device that uses solid-state memory to store persistent data.
exp.
state securities laws
n.
last days, hours or minutes of life
Medical term
n.
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
n.
the end of an user’s Internet activity after his or her physical death
[Tech.]
exp.
someone who spends very few time with his wife/ her husband because of the partner's preoccupation with physical exercise
n.
authorized physical or moral person who disposes of the digital assets belonging to a deceased person
[Tech.]
prep.
Digital estate Planning is the process having uniform rules of envisaging and arranging for the clearance of digital assets during a person physical life under virtual identity.
[Leg.];[Tech.] arranging for the clearance of digital assets
n.
1. Los Angeles or Hollywood, especially with regard to the film and television industry, in their reputed glamour and trendiness 2. a fanciful state or dreamworld [be in la-la land = a state of being out of touch with reality]
[US] [informal] 1. She's very fond of stories about life in la-la land 2. He's unrealistic about these issues and looks like he's in la-la land the whole time
n.
The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
n.
1. the state of being joined together 2. in logic, the connection of isolated facts by means of a general description or hypothesis which applies to them all
n.
a satisfactory compromise between two opposed things ; a course of action or state that is between two extremes
Ex: There were solid arguments for both sides and after hours of endless discussions, a happy medium that could satisfy each camp was still to be struck
n.
a state of connectivity to the cyberspace through a medium of internet or computer network
[Tech.]
exp.
humanitarian compassive care for avoiding suffering of a terminal state patient
Medical term
n.
a patient who lost is tracheal reflexes by general anesthesia or Coma ; state whos trache has been protected by a tube that permits artificial ventilation.
Medical term
exp.
to be left in a state of confusion or uncertainty
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