[hahy-per-guh-lak-tee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pər gəˈlæk ti ə/
an abnormally large secretion of milk.
hypergalactosis hy·per·gal·ac·to·sis (hī’pər-gāl’ək-tō’sĭs)
The excessive secretion of milk.
hypergammaglobulinemia hy·per·gam·ma·glob·u·li·ne·mi·a (hī’pər-gām’ə-glŏb’yə-lə-nē’mē-ə) n. An increased concentration of gamma globulins in the plasma, such as is frequently observed in chronic infectious diseases.
[hahy-pur-guh-mee] /haɪˈpɜr gə mi/ noun 1. the practice among Hindu women of marrying into a caste at least as high as their own. /haɪˈpɜːɡəmɪ/ noun 1. (anthropol) a custom that forbids a woman to marry a man of lower social status 2. any marriage with a partner of higher social status
[jen-uh-sis] /ˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/ noun, plural geneses [jen-uh-seez] /ˈdʒɛn əˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. an origin, creation, or beginning. /ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-ˌsiːz) 1. a beginning or origin of anything /ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs/ noun 1. the first book of the Old Testament recounting the events from the Creation of the world to the sojourning of the Israelites […]
[juh-net-ik] /dʒəˈnɛt ɪk/ adjective 1. Biology. pertaining or according to . 2. of, relating to, or produced by ; genic. 3. of, relating to, or influenced by or origins. /dʒɪˈnɛtɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to genetics, genes, or the origin of something adj. “pertaining to origins,” coined 1831 by Carlyle from Greek genetikos “genitive,” […]