[soo-dahy-suh-dom-ik] /ˌsu daɪ səˈdɒm ɪk/
(of ashlar) composed of stones having the same length, laid in courses of different heights.
adjective 1. not actually but having the appearance of; pretended; false or spurious; sham. 2. almost, approaching, or trying to be. 1. a combining form meaning “false,” “pretended,” “unreal,” used in the formation of compound words (pseudoclassic; pseudointellectual): in scientific use, denoting close or deceptive resemblance to the following element (pseudobulb; pseudocarp), and used sometimes […]
adjective 1. of or relating to a college, academy, school, or other educational institution, especially one for higher education: academic requirements. 2. pertaining to areas of study that are not primarily vocational or applied, as the humanities or pure mathematics. 3. theoretical or hypothetical; not practical, realistic, or directly useful: an academic question; an academic […]
- Pseudoacanthosis nigricans
pseudoacanthosis nigricans pseu·do·ac·an·tho·sis ni·gri·cans (sōō’dō-āk’ān-thō’sĭs nī’grĭ-kānz’, nĭg’rĭ-) n. Acanthosis nigricans occurring secondary to maceration of the skin from excessive sweating, or in obese adults who have dark complexions, or in association with endocrine disorders.
adjective 1. characterized by or tending toward unprovoked offensives, attacks, invasions, or the like; militantly forward or menacing: aggressive acts against a neighboring country. 2. making an all-out effort to win or succeed; competitive: an aggressive basketball player. 3. vigorously energetic, especially in the use of initiative and forcefulness: an aggressive salesperson. 4. boldly assertive […]
pseudo-ainhum pseu·do-ai·nhum (sōō’dō-ī-nyōōm’) n. Nonspontaneous amputation of a digit, caused by a variety of disorders.