Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

hunting ground
a place where opportunities abound
 
dystrophy
any of several hereditary diseases of the muscular system characterized by weakness and wasting of skeletal muscles
 
occurrence
an instance of something occurring
 
glomerulonephritis
nephritis marked by inflammation of the glomeruli of the kidney; characterized by decreased production of urine and by the presence of blood and protein in the urine and by edema
 
lysogeny
the condition of a host bacterium that has incorporated a phage into its own genetic material
 
hot potato
a difficult situation
 
bug
a fault or defect in a computer program, system, or machine
 
exclusion
the state of being excluded
 
balanoposthitis
inflammation of both the head of the penis and the foreskin
 
hypesthesia
impairment of tactile sensitivity; decrease of sensitivity
 
hypotonicity
(of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a lower osmotic pressure than some other
 
criminalness
the state of being a criminal
 
thresher's lung
alveolitis caused by an allergic reaction to fungal spores in the dust that is inhaled from moldy hay
 
latitude
freedom from normal restraints in conduct
 
blister
a flaw on a surface resulting when an applied substance does not adhere (as an air bubble in a coat of paint)
 
rationality
the state of having good sense and sound judgment
 
hematocoele
swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)
 
throat infection
an infection of the oral pharynx and tonsils by streptococcus
 
hydrophobia
a morbid fear of water
 
secondary syphilis
the second stage; characterized by eruptions of the skin and mucous membrane
 
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