[awr-thoh-muh-lek-yuh-ler] /ˌɔr θoʊ məˈlɛk yə lər/
being or pertaining to the treatment of disease by increasing, decreasing, or otherwise controlling the intake of natural substances, especially vitamins.
Compare (def 1).
orthomolecular or·tho·mo·lec·u·lar (ôr’thō-mə-lěk’yə-lər)
Of, relating to, or being a theory holding that mental diseases or abnormalities result from various chemical imbalances or deficiencies and can be cured by restoring proper levels of chemical substances, such as vitamins and minerals, in the body.
/ˌɔːθəʊˈmɔːfɪk/ adjective 1. (geography) another word for conformal (sense 2)
[awr-thuh-mawr-fik, awr-] /ˈɔr θəˈmɔr fɪk, ˌɔr-/ noun, Cartography. 1. .
Orthomyxoviridae Or·tho·myx·o·vir·i·dae (ôr’thō-mĭk’sō-vēr’ĭ-dē) n. A family of myxoviruses that includes the various types of influenza viruses.
[awr-thoh-nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌɔr θoʊˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/ noun 1. See under (def 2). [nahy-truh-fee-nawl, -nol] /ˌnaɪ trəˈfi nɔl, -nɒl/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any compound derived from by the replacement of one or more of its ring hydrogen atoms by the nitro group. 2. any of three water-soluble, crystalline isomers of such a derivative, having the […]