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Biological Basis For Delayed Gratification
2011-09-01 10:35:56

Weill Cornell–led study looks at delayed gratification in adults first tested with marshmallows and cookies as pre-schoolers.

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2011-08-09 05:00:00

A new study suggests that sexual dysfunction in a relationship may have sources beyond the usual physical ailments.

2011-08-09 00:00:29

Year-long surge in adoption of medical image sharing technology has helped lifeIMAGE grow by nearly 100% for each of the last 4 fiscal quarters Newton, MA.

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2011-08-08 13:24:42

A researcher from Cornell University has found that putting healthy foods at eye level in the fridge could help you lose weight because you eat what you see first.

2011-08-04 13:32:29

U.S. physicians spend nearly $61,000 more than their Canadian counterparts each year on administrative expenses related to health insurance.

2011-07-14 15:03:42

An international team of scientists from the Max-Planck-Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization (Göttingen, Germany), Cornell University (Ithaca, New York) the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France), the University Medicine Göttingen (Germany), the Rochester Institute of Technology (USA), and the Institut Non-Linéaire de Nice (France) have developed a new low-energy method for terminating life-threatening cardiac fibrillation of the heart.


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definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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