A condition of metabolic or physiologic impairment in an organism, occurring usually in response to adverse events and capable of causing physical damage:
(Meteorology) Atmospheric pressure.
A great or excessive pressure, demand, or stress on one's body, mind, or resources.
A state of apprehension and fear resulting from the anticipation of a threatening event or situation. &diamf3; In psychiatry, a patient has an anxiety disorder &diamf3; if normal psychological functioning is disrupted or if anxiety persists without an identifiable cause.
A warping, bending, or cracking, as that caused by excessive force.
An expression of enmity and ill will; hostile act
A capacity for affecting the mind or behavior; efficacy:
The act or an instance of exerting, especially a strenuous effort.
The definition of apprehension is the act of capturing a person who may be guilty of a crime.
Freedom from quarrels and disagreement; harmonious relations:
An influence or force tending to produce equilibrium; counterpoise.
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