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Phase

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phase
N

phase
N




to phase
V

two-phase
ADJ

two-phase
ADJ

three-phase
ADJ

three-phase
ADJ

etapa terminal
terminal phase

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English Definitions

phase
N
any distinct time period in a sequence of events
phase
N
(physical chemistry) a distinct state of matter in a system; matter that is identical in chemical composition and physical state and separated from other material by the phase boundary
phase
N
a particular point in the time of a cycle; measured from some arbitrary zero and expressed as an angle
phase
N
(astronomy) the particular appearance of a body's state of illumination (especially one of the recurring shapes of the part of Earth's moon that is illuminated by the sun)
phase
V
arrange in phases or stages
phase
V
adjust so as to be in a synchronized condition
phase angle
N
a particular point in the time of a cycle; measured from some arbitrary zero and expressed as an angle
phase change
N
a change from one state (solid or liquid or gas) to another without a change in chemical composition
phase I
N
a clinical trial on a few persons to determine the safety of a new drug or invasive medical device; for drugs, dosage or toxicity limits should be obtained
phase I clinical trial
N
a clinical trial on a few persons to determine the safety of a new drug or invasive medical device; for drugs, dosage or toxicity limits should be obtained
phase II
N
a clinical trial on more persons than in phase I; intended to evaluate the efficacy of a treatment for the condition it is intended to treat; possible side effects are monitored
phase II clinical trial
N
a clinical trial on more persons than in phase I; intended to evaluate the efficacy of a treatment for the condition it is intended to treat; possible side effects are monitored
phase III
N
a large clinical trial of a treatment or drug that in phase I and phase II has been shown to be efficacious with tolerable side effects; after successful conclusion of these clinical trials it will receive formal approval from the FDA
phase III clinical trial
N
a large clinical trial of a treatment or drug that in phase I and phase II has been shown to be efficacious with tolerable side effects; after successful conclusion of these clinical trials it will receive formal approval from the FDA
phase in
V
introduce gradually
phase IV
N
sometimes the FDA approves a drug for general use but requires the manufacturer to continue to monitor its effects; during this phase the drug may be tried on slightly different patient populations than those studied in earlier trials
phase IV clinical trial
N
sometimes the FDA approves a drug for general use but requires the manufacturer to continue to monitor its effects; during this phase the drug may be tried on slightly different patient populations than those studied in earlier trials
N
modulation of the phase of the carrier wave
phase of cell division
N
a stage in meiosis or mitosis
phase of the moon
N
a time when the Moon presents a particular recurring appearance
phase out
V
terminate gradually
phase space
N
(physics) an ideal space in which the coordinate dimensions represent the variables that are required to describe a system or substance
N
a change from one state (solid or liquid or gas) to another without a change in chemical composition
phase-out
N
the act or instance of a planned discontinuation
N
herbs of warm regions including most American beans
Phaseolus aconitifolius
N
East Indian legume having hairy foliage and small yellow flowers followed by cylindrical pods; used especially in India for food and forage and as a soil conditioner; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
N
twining plant of southwestern United States and Mexico having roundish white or yellow or brown or black beans
Phaseolus angularis
N
bushy annual widely grown in China and Japan for the flour made from its seeds
Phaseolus aureus
N
erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
Phaseolus caracalla
N
perennial tropical American vine cultivated for its racemes of showy yellow and purple flowers having the corolla keel coiled like a snail shell; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
Phaseolus coccineus
N
tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain
Phaseolus limensis
N
bush or tall-growing bean plant having large flat edible seeds
Phaseolus lunatus
N
bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds
Phaseolus multiflorus
N
tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain
Phaseolus vulgaris
N
the common annual twining or bushy bean plant grown for its edible seeds or pods
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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