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Algos: Algea is used by Hesiod in the plural as the personification of sorrows and griefs, which are there represented as the daughters of Eris, Greek goddess of strife. Algos in Greek is a neuter noun literally meaning "pain". She or he was a sibling to Lethe, Limos, Horkos, and Ponos.
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EUROCAL '85. European Conference on Computer Algebra. Linz, Austria, April 1-3, 1985. Proceedings (1985)
Volume 2: Research Contributions by Bob F. Caviness
Algos is a computational system for representing and reasoning about a variety of objects of interest to mathematics and computer science. It is based on topos theory, a branch of category theory, which provides a more direct formulation of the ...
Home, Uprooted (2014)
Oral Histories of India's Partition by Devika Chawla
The root of the word nostalgia is Greek—nostos means homeward journey, and algos means pain or sorrow. This kind of nostalgia (here) is not romantic. It is not something to celebrate. Like a phantom limb, it hovers, it persists, and it resists ...
Algos also means pain. In 1990, the American College of Rheumatology created a set of guidelines to diagnose the mysterious syndrome. In 1997, the National Fibromyalgia Association (NFA) was formed to help educate people about the ...
As You Were (2009)
To War and Back with the Black Hawk Battalion of the Virginia National Guard by Christian Davenport
Algos means pain. Nostos means to return home. Nostalgia: the pain of returning home. — Tim O'Brien, Going after Cacciato Contents Acknowledgments ix Introduction 1 PART ONE: MOBILIZATION 1.
Gratitude in Low Voices (2017)
A Memoir by Dawit Gebremichael Habte
Algos means suffering.
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
algophobia [Gk, algos, pain, phobos, fear], an anxiety disorder characterised by an abnormal, pervasive fear of experiencing pain or of witnessing pain in others. algor [L, cold], the sensation of cold or a chill, ...
algolagnia /al'g61ag'né~a/ [Gk, algos, pain, lagneia, lust], a form of sexual perversion characterized by sadism or masochism. algologist /algol'.;jist/, 1. a ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
algos, pain, + aisthésis, sensation] al-get-ic (al-jet'ik) syN algesic .
by Donald Venes
algos, pain] Suffixes meaning pain. SEE: -dynia. algicide (aljı ̆-sı ̄d) [algae -cide] A substance that kills algae. algicidal (aljı ̆-sı ̄da ̆l), adj. alginate (aljı ̆-na ̄t) Any salt of alginic acid. It is derived from kelp and is used ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
analgesia /an′əljē′′zē·ə/ [Gk, a, algos, without pain], a decreased or ...
Comprising the Pronunciation, Derivation, and Full Explanation of Medical Terms, Together with Much Collateral Descriptive Matter, Numerous Tables, Etc. ... by Alexander Duane
algos, pain.] Excessive sensitiveness to pain ; a state in which the application of ...
syn,with, algos, pain.] Synallagmatic,sinalagmat′ik,adj.mutually or reciprocally obligatory.[Gr. synallagmatikos—synallagma,acovenant.] Synancia, sinan′sia, n. a genus of fishes with spines and poisonglands, of family Synanciidæ.—adj ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1G2O1S1
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