Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

meningism
symptoms that mimic those of meningitis but without inflammation of the meninges
 
defectiveness
the state of being defective
 
taint
the state of being contaminated
 
nicotine poisoning
toxic condition caused by the ingestion or inhalation of large amounts of nicotine
 
scaphocephaly
congenital malformation of the skull which is long and narrow; frequently accompanied by mental retardation
 
canicola fever
an acute feverish disease in people and in dogs marked by gastroenteritis and mild jaundice
 
vacuity
the absence of matter
 
endarteritis
inflammation of the inner lining of an artery
 
hornets' nest
a highly contentious or hazardous situation
 
storm center
a center of trouble or disturbance
 
camelpox
a viral disease of camels closely related to smallpox
 
mechanisation
the condition of having a highly technical implementation
 
rage
something that is desired intensely
 
distension
the state of being stretched beyond normal dimensions
 
dysaphia
a disorder in the sense of touch
 
tertiary syphilis
the third stage; characterized by involvement of internal organs especially the brain and spinal cord as well as the heart and liver
 
blast trauma
injury caused the explosion of a bomb (especially in enclosed spaces)
 
dirtiness
the state of containing dirty impurities
 
diplopia
visual impairment in which an object is seen as two objects
 
laryngotracheobronchitis
inflammation of the larynx and trachea and bronchial passageways
 
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