a substance that interferes with the utilization of one or more by the body, as oxalate and phytate, which prevent calcium absorption.
the condition of being very fat or overweight; corpulence: His obesity puts him at risk for major health problems. Contemporary Examples Some cite elevated rates of obesity and rising maternal age, which both increase the C-section risk. Home Birth: Increasingly Popular, But Dangerous Michelle Goldberg June 24, 2012 Nor do these studies address the structural […]
the character or quality of being ; indecency; lewdness. something , as a picture or story. an word or expression, especially when used as an invective. Contemporary Examples By the next month, though, Emanuel responded to the ads with an obscenity. Democrats Go to War Art Levine September 30, 2009 Among these are obscenity, defamation, […]
- Anti obscenity
the character or quality of being ; indecency; lewdness. something , as a picture or story. an word or expression, especially when used as an invective. noun (pl) -ties the state or quality of being obscene an obscene act, statement, word, etc n. 1580s, “obscene quality,” from French obscénité, from Latin obscenitatem (nominative obscenitas) “inauspiciousness, […]
relieving the pain of a toothache. a toothache remedy.