(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
(physics) deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces
injury to a muscle (often caused by overuse)
results in swelling and pain
(psychology) nervousness resulting from mental stress
difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension
cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious
A group of bacteria or viruses that are genetically distinct from other groups of the same species.
alter the shape of (something) by stress
"His body was deformed by leprosy"
to exert much effort or energy
use to the utmost
exert vigorously or to full capacity
rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender
"puree the vegetables for the baby"
remove by passing through a filter
the act of singing
separate by passing through a sieve or other straining
a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
a special variety of domesticated animals within a species
separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements
"sift the flour"
become stretched or tense or taut
test the limits of
"You are trying my patience!"
an intense or violent exertion
an effortful attempt to attain a goal
the general meaning or substance of an utterance
(physics) deformation of a physica
(physics) deformation of a physical bod
(psychology) nervousness resulting from m
alter the shape of (some
the act of sing