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  1. cognitive process the performance of some composite cognitive activity
  2. positiveness the quality of being undeniable and not worth arguing about
  3. point of periapsis the point in an orbit closest to the body being orbited
  4. astereognosis a loss of the ability to recognize objects by handling them
  5. prognosis a prediction of the course of a disease
  6. medical prognosis a prediction of the course of a disease
  7. positive chemotaxis movement toward a chemical stimulus
  8. positive reinforcer a reinforcing stimulus that serves to increase the likelihood of the response that produces it
  9. past progressive a progressive tense used to describe on-going action in the past
  10. St. Francis (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian and the Roman Catholic monk who founded the Franciscan order of friars (1181-1226)
  11. cystic fibrosis the most common congenital disease
  12. Salvia pratensis tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowers
  13. basic cognitive process cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
  14. point of apoapsis the point in an orbit farthest from the body being orbited
  15. pestiferous contaminated with infecting organisms
  16. positive pole the terminal of a battery that is connected to the positive plate
  17. relative pronoun a pronoun (as `that' or `which' or `who') that introduces a relative clause referring to some antecedent
  18. positive muon the antiparticle of a muon
  19. positive correlation a correlation in which large values of one variable are associated with large values of the other and small with small; the correlation coefficient is between 0 and +1
  20. positive charge the state of having a deficiency of electrons