pseudocolloid pseu·do·col·loid (sōō’dō-kŏl’oid’)
A colloidlike or mucoid substance found at sites such as ovarian cysts and Fordyce’s spots.
noun 1. an artificial colour
adjective 1. of, pertaining to, involving, or decided by competition: competitive sports; a competitive examination. 2. well suited for competition; having a feature that makes for successful competition: a competitive price. 3. having a strong desire to compete or to succeed. 4. useful to a competitor; giving a competitor an advantage: He was careful not […]
[kuh n-sur-vuh-tiv] /kənˈsɜr və tɪv/ adjective 1. disposed to preserve existing conditions, institutions, etc., or to restore traditional ones, and to limit change. 2. cautiously moderate or purposefully low: a conservative estimate. 3. traditional in style or manner; avoiding novelty or showiness: conservative suit. 4. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the Conservative […]
/ˌsjuːdəʊˌkɒpjʊˈleɪʃən/ noun 1. (botany) pollination of plants, esp orchids, by male insects while attempting to mate with flowers that resemble the female insect
pseudocoxalgia pseu·do·cox·al·gi·a (sōō’dō-kŏk-sāl’jē-ə, -jə) n. See transient synovitis.