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New Study Relates Selective Hearing With Brain Function
2012-04-19 06:39:50

Imagine this: you’re in a noisy room and you spot an old acquaintance. You go up to speak to him and you can distinctly hear what he’s saying. While his words succinctly come out clearly, you blur out the rest of the room and don’t focus on the outside noise.


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dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.