Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Kayser-Fleischer ring
a pigmented ring at the outer edge of the cornea of the eye; a symptom of Wilson's disease
a painful burning sensation in the chest caused by gastroesophageal reflux (backflow from the stomach irritating the esophagus); symptomatic of an ulcer or a diaphragmatic hernia or other disorder
the action or reaction of something (as a machine or substance) under specified circumstances
inflammation of the hands and feet caused by exposure to cold and moisture
the purple or black-and-blue area resulting from a bruise
a state in which some integrated part of a person's life becomes separated from the rest of the personality and functions independently
a morbid fear of open spaces (as fear of being caught alone in some public place)
abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway
sex-linked disorder
any disease or abnormality that is determined by the sex hormones
the state of being urgent; an earnest and insistent necessity
acute delirium caused by alcohol poisoning
inflammation of a breast (or udder)
a formal way of referring to the condition of something
kakke disease
the endemic form of beriberi
water blister
blister containing a nonpurulent clear watery content
polygenic disease
an inherited disease controlled by several genes at once
talipes equinus
talipes in which the toes are pointed downward
legal representation
personal representation that has legal status
Hand-Schuller-Christian disease
inflammatory histiocytosis associated with disturbance of cholesterol metabolism; occurs chiefly in young children and is characterized by cystic defects of the skull and diabetes insipidus
a tiredness of the eyes caused by prolonged close work by a person with an uncorrected vision problem
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