General Medical Experts
There are different types of doctors who treat various medical conditions according to their specialization.
Clinical Neurophysiologist ~ Diagnoses conditions and disorders affecting the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous system with the help of electrophysiological tests.
Neurosurgeon ~ Treats diseases and condition of central and peripheral nervous system including the brain.
Pediatric Neurosurgeon ~ Provides surgical medical assistance to treat diseases or disorders of the nervous system in children.
An idiom a day, keeps confusion away
Beside the point
If something is beside the point, it's not relevant to the matter being discussed or considered.
Clean bill of health
If something or someone has a clean bill of health, then there's nothing wrong; everything's fine.
A double whammy is when something causes two problems at the same time, or when two setbacks occur at the same time.
A Guide to Inventions and Discoveries
Toilet, flush: Product of Minoan civilization, Crete, c. 2000 B.C. Alleged invention by "Thomas Crapper" is untrue.
Tractor: Benjamin Holt, U.S., 1900.
Names for Names
teknonymy the naming of the parent from the child
toponym place name derived from geo graphical feature
trionym name consisting of three words
These words contain the root "nym", which comes from the Greek onoma, a name
Recently-coined new words in English, terms and expressions with their meaning.
Trashion: Blend of 'trash' and 'fashion'. Fashionable items created from old, used and recycled elements.
Trekkie :A fan of the TV science fiction series Star Trek.
Each word with a suffix 'ism' represents a philosophical, political or moral doctrine or a belief system.
physitheism attribution of physical form and attributes to deities
pluralism belief that reality consists of sev eral kinds or entities
positivism doctrine that that which is not observable is not knowable
pragmatism doctrine emphasizing practical value of philosophy
Determinants of supply - Factors that influence producer decisions about goods, services, or resources.
Distribution - The manner in which total output and income is distributed among individuals or factors (e.g., the distribution of income between labor and capital).
Division of labor - The process whereby workers perform only a single or a very few steps of a major production task (as when working on an assembly line.)