adult t-cell lymphoma
adult T-cell lymphoma n.
An acute or subacute disease associated with a human T-cell virus and characterized by lymphadenopathy, enlargement of the liver and spleen, skin lesions, peripheral blood involvement, and hypercalcemia. Also called adult T-cell leukemia.
- Adult training centre
noun (social welfare) a day centre, run by a local authority, for people with learning difficulties to gain work experience
any of several disorders characterized by increased urine production. Also called diabetes mellitus [mel-i-tuh s, muh-lahy-] /ˈmɛl ɪ təs, məˈlaɪ-/ (Show IPA). a disorder of carbohydrate metabolism, usually occurring in genetically predisposed individuals, characterized by inadequate production or utilization of insulin and resulting in excessive amounts of glucose in the blood and urine, excessive thirst, […]
a substance that . . Historical Examples In it the preparation of barytes as an adulterant for paints is described at some length. Scientific American, Volume 56, No. 9, February 26, 1887 Various It is often added to, as an adulterant, or substituted for the true Almond oil. The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition A. […]
to debase or make impure by adding inferior materials or elements; use cheaper, inferior, or less desirable goods in the production of (any professedly genuine article): to adulterate food. impure or debased; cheapened in quality or purity. (def 1). Historical Examples It is more soluble in both rectified spirit and water than any of the […]