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functions of the nervous system

functionalism
a psychology based on the assumption that all mental process are useful to an organism in adapting to the environment
function
the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
function
what something is used for
system
instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
function
a vaguely specified social event
tug-of-war
a contest in which teams pull of opposite ends of a rope
out-of-the-box thinking
thinking that moves away in diverging directions so as to involve a variety of aspects and which sometimes lead to novel ideas and solutions
Prince-of-Wales plume
New Zealand with pinnate fronds and a densely woolly stalks
pride-of-India
tree of northern India and China having purple blossoms and small inedible yellow fruits
functional
relating to or based on function especially as opposed to structure
under-the-counter
done or sold illicitly and secretly;
under-the-table
designed and carried out secretly or confidentially
off-the-cuff
with little or no preparation or forethought
nervous
excited in anticipation
out-of-bounds
outside the foul lines
out-of-school
not attenhding school and therefore free to work
functioning
performing or able to perform its regular function
word-of-mouth
expressed orally
jewels-of-opar
erect plant with tuberous roots and terminal panicles of red to yellow flowers
over-the-counter drug
a drug that is sold without a prescription
cream-of-tartar tree
Australian tree having an agreeably acid fruit that resembles a gourd
lily-of-the-valley tree
broad-leaved evergreen Asiatic shrub with glossy leaves and drooping clusters of white flowers
function
perform as expected when applied
footsteps-of-spring
sanicle of northwestern United States and British Columbia having yellow flowers
function
a relation such that one thing is dependent on another
unheard-of
previously unknown
systemic
affecting an entire system
on-the-scene(a)
at the scene of action
behind-the-scenes
designed and carried out secretly or confidentially
stick-in-the-mud(p)
(used pejoratively) out of fashion
functional
designed for or capable of a particular function or use
out-of-bounds(p)
barred to a designated group
left-of-center
believing in or supporting tenets of the political left
will-o'-the-wisp
a pale light sometimes seen at night over marshy ground
change-of-pace
a baseball thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball
loop-the-loop
a flight maneuver
Port-of-Spain
the capital and largest city of Trinidad and Tobago on the west coast of the island of Trinidad
system
an organized structure for arranging or classifying
systemize
arrange according to a system or reduce to a system
crown-of-the-field
European annual having large trumpet-shaped reddish-purple flowers and poisonous seed
functioning
process or manner of functioning or operating
nervous
causing or fraught with or showing anxiety
out-of-the-way(a)
remote from populous or much-traveled regions
middle-of-the-road
not extreme, especially in political views
round-the-clock
at all times
full-of-the-moon
the time when the moon is fully illuminated
jack-in-the-box
plaything consisting of a toy clown that jumps out of a box when the lid is opened
man-of-war
a warship intended for combat
change-of-pace ball
a baseball thrown with little velocity when the batter is expecting a fastball
over-the-shoulder bombing
a special case of loft bombing in which the bomb is released past the vertical so it is tossed back to the target
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