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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Irritability(0.00929 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Irritability.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an irritable petulant feeling [syn: crossness, fretfulness,
fussiness, peevishness, petulance, choler]
2: excessive sensitivity of an organ or body part [syn: excitability]
3: a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger; “his temper was
well known to all his employees” [syn: temper, biliousness,
peevishness, pettishness, snappishness, surliness]
English → English (gcide)
Irritability \Ir`ri*ta*bil"i*ty\, n. [L. irritabilitas: cf. F.
1. The state or quality of being irritable; quick
excitability; petulance; fretfulness; as, irritability of
2. (Physiol.) A natural susceptibility, characteristic of all
living organisms, tissues, and cells, to the influence of
certain stimuli, response being manifested in a variety of
ways, -- as that quality in plants by which they exhibit
motion under suitable stimulation; esp., the property
which living muscle possesses, of responding either to a
direct stimulus of its substance, or to the stimulating
influence of its nerve fibers, the response being
indicated by a change of form, or contraction;
3. (Med.) A condition of morbid excitability of an organ or
part of the body; undue susceptibility to the influence of
stimuli. See Irritation, n., 3.