endemic hematuria n.
See schistosomiasis haematobium.
[en-dem-ik] /ɛnˈdɛm ɪk/ adjective, Also, endemical 1. natural to or characteristic of a specific people or place; native; indigenous: endemic folkways; countries where high unemployment is endemic. 2. belonging exclusively or confined to a particular place: a fever endemic to the tropics. noun 3. an endemic disease. /ɛnˈdɛmɪk/ adjective 1. present within a localized area […]
- Endemic neuritis
endemic neuritis n. See beriberi.
- Endemic stability
endemic stability n. A situation in which all factors influencing disease occurrence are relatively stable, resulting in little fluctuation in disease incidence over time. Also called enzootic stability.
[en-kur-ij, -kuhr-] /ɛnˈkɜr ɪdʒ, -ˈkʌr-/ verb (used with object), encouraged, encouraging. 1. to inspire with courage, spirit, or confidence: His coach encouraged him throughout the marathon race to keep on running. 2. to stimulate by assistance, approval, etc.: One of the chief duties of a teacher is to encourage students. 3. to promote, advance, or […]