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the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
A person's constantly changing cognitive and psychological efforts to manage stressful situations.
fight or flight response
physiological arousal response in which the body prepares to combat or escape a real or perceived theat
genral adaptation syndrome
the pattern followed in the physiological reponse to stress, consisting of alarm, resistance, and exdaustion phases
exhaustion of physical or emotional strength or motivation, usually as a result of prolonged stress or frustration
weight disorder characterized by an accumulation of fat beyond that cnsidered normal for a person based on age, sex, and body type
basal metabolic rate
body's resting rate of energy expenditure of the body under resting conditions at normal room temperature
unit of heat defined as the quantity of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water by 1 degree centigrade at atmospheric pressure
resting metabolic rate
the energy expenture of the body under BMR conditions plus other daily sedntary activites
an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by inappropriate measures, such as puring, to prevent weight gain
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