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Definition 1: a complex of concurrent things - [noun denoting cognition]

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  • every word has a syndrome of meanings

(syndrome is a kind of ...) a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts

"the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town"

Definition 2: a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease - [noun denoting state]

(syndrome is a kind of ...) (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease

(... is a kind of syndrome ) (psychiatry) an abnormal absorption with the self; marked by communication disorders and short attention span and inability to treat others as people

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome resulting from infection by the herpes varicella zoster virus; characterized by vertigo and pain in the ears and facial nerve paralysis and sometimes hearing loss

(... is a kind of syndrome ) an inflammatory syndrome (etiology unknown) predominantly in males; characterized by arthritis and conjunctivitis and urethritis

(... is a kind of syndrome ) feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the legs after going to bed (sometimes causing insomnia); may be relieved temporarily by walking or moving the legs

(... is a kind of syndrome ) acquired encephalopathy following acute viral infections (especially influenza or chicken pox) in young children; characterized by fever, vomiting, disorientation, coma, and fatty infiltration of the liver

(... is a kind of syndrome ) discomfort and vascular symptoms and loss of sensation in a shoulder and arm; caused by a scalene muscle compressing the subclavian artery and part of the brachial plexus

(... is a kind of syndrome ) clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis

(... is a kind of syndrome ) tingling sensations in the fingers; caused by compression on a nerve supplying the arm

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome characterized by swelling of rib cartilage (causing pain)

(... is a kind of syndrome ) neurological disorder characterized by facial grimaces and tics and movements of the upper body and grunts and shouts and coprolalia

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a congenital heart defect producing cyanosis; characterized by four symptoms: pulmonary stenosis and ventricular septal defect and malposition of the aorta over both ventricles and hypertrophy of the right ventricle

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus; characterized by fever and diarrhea and nausea and diffuse erythema and shock; occurs especially in menstruating women using highly absorbent tampons

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome associated with bacterial meningitis; marked by sudden high fever and skin discoloration and petechiae with hemorrhage into the adrenal glands and cardiovascular collapse

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a rare congenital disorder associated with deletion of genetic material in chromosome 7; characterized by mental deficiency and some growth deficiency and elfin faces but an overly social personality and a remarkable gift for vocabulary

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours

"he was suffering from radiation"

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a syndrome that occurs in many women from 2 to 14 days before the onset of menstruation

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome consisting of discomfort or pain in a limb that has been amputated

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a pattern of symptoms occurring as a result of damage to nerves in the cervical region of the spine (drooping eyelids and constricted pupils and absence of facial sweating)

(... is a kind of syndrome ) an abnormal condition resulting from compression of spinal nerve roots in the neck region; involves neck pains and muscular weakness and paresthesia

(... is a kind of syndrome ) headache and tingling or burning feelings and sweating caused by eating food that contains monosodium glutamate

(... is a kind of syndrome ) disturbances in saltwater balance and symptoms of weakness and muscular cramps and twitching and convulsions and sometimes paralysis; usually caused by a benign tumor of the cortex of the adrenal gland that leads to excess secretion of aldosterone

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a congenital medical condition in which body deformation occurs or facial development or mental ability is impaired because the mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome in males that is characterized by small testes and long legs and enlarged breasts and reduced sperm production and mental retardation; a genetic defect in which an extra X chromosome (XXY) is present in the male

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a pattern of symptoms including loss of appetite and bloating and weight loss and muscle pain and steatorrhea; associated with celiac disease and sprue and cystic fibrosis

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome consisting of feigning acute and dramatic illness for which no clinical evidence is ever found

(... is a kind of syndrome ) a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol; usually associated with glomerulonephritis or with a complication of various systemic diseases

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome seen only in males; marked by short stature and lowset ears and subnormal fertility

(... is a kind of syndrome ) syndrome consisting of intractable peptic ulceration with gastric hypersecretion and hyperacidity

(... is part of syndrome) an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning

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