1. maple syrup urine disease an inherited disorder of metabolism in which the urine has a odor characteristic of maple syrup; if untreated it can lead to mental retardation and death in early childhood
  2. Marburg disease a viral disease of green monkeys caused by the Marburg virus
  3. woolsorter's disease a form of anthrax infection acquired by inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracis; initial symptoms (chill and cough and dyspnea and rapid pulse) are followed by extreme cardiovascular collapse
  4. pleasure principle the governing principle of the id
  5. compulsory process the right of a defendant to have a court use its subpoena power to compel the appearance of material witnesses before the court
  6. hyaline membrane disease an acute lung disease of the newborn
  7. marble bones disease an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated
  8. laser printer electrostatic printer that focuses a laser beam to form images that are transferred to paper electrostatically
  9. ragsorter's disease a form of anthrax infection acquired by inhalation of dust containing Bacillus anthracis; initial symptoms (chill and cough and dyspnea and rapid pulse) are followed by extreme cardiovascular collapse
  10. Polyporus frondosus large greyish-brown edible fungus forming a mass of overlapping caps that somewhat resembles a hen at the base of trees
  11. Albers-Schonberg disease an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated
  12. Marie-Strumpell disease a chronic form of spondylitis primarily in males and marked by impaired mobility of the spine; sometimes leads to ankylosis
  13. sable's hair pencil an artist's brush made of sable hairs
  14. bleeder's disease congenital tendency to uncontrolled bleeding
  15. pullorum disease a serious bacterial disease of young chickens
  16. polycystic kidney disease kidney disease characterized by enlarged kidneys containing many cysts; often leads to kidney failure
  17. Glyceria grandis a pasture grass of moist places throughout North America
  18. pleasure ground a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement
  19. Spielmeyer-Vogt disease a congenital progressive disorder of lipid metabolism having an onset at age 5 and characterized by blindness and dementia and early death
  20. brain disease any disorder or disease of the brain