any of a class of drugs that inhibit the action of aromatase: used in the treatment of breast and ovarian cancer
Inhibit vs. ProhibitThough both words have similar definitions, inhibit and prohibit aren’t interchangeable. In general, someone is inhibited by internal feelings or prohibited by an external source.
A language spoken in only one townLast week, we stumbled upon this article from the New York Times’ Frugal Traveler about a language hidden in rural Portugal. In the northeast corner of Portugal, there is a tiny county called Miranda do Douro and in Miranda do Douro many inhabitants do not speak Portuguese, but rather its distant cousin, Mirandese. This region is geographically divided from the rest of Portugal by two …
- aroint thee,
- aromatic compound,
- aromatic series,
- aromatic spirits of ammonia
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