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Engelsk navneord: inhibition

1. inhibition (om handling) (psychology) the conscious exclusion of unacceptable thoughts or desires


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)suppression


Mindre specifikke termerabstinence


Overordnet emneområdepsychological science, psychology

2. inhibition (om egenskab) the quality of being inhibited


Mindre specifikke termercontrol, restraint


Mere specifikke termertaboo, tabu

3. inhibition (om proces) (physiology) the process whereby nerves can retard or prevent the functioning of an organ or part


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe inhibition of the heart by the vagus nerve.


Mindre specifikke termerbiological process, organic process


Overordnet emneområdephysiology

4. inhibition (om handling) the action of prohibiting or inhibiting or forbidding (or an instance thereof)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were restrained by a prohibition in their charter.
A medical inhibition of alcoholic beverages.
He ignored his parents' forbiddance.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)forbiddance, prohibition


Mindre specifikke termeraction









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