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1. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] a structure or object that impedes free movement.

Synonyms

  • rail
  • revetment
  • groyne
  • barricade
  • obstruction
  • fender
  • groin
  • wing
  • roadblock
  • dyke
  • jetty
  • bannister
  • railing
  • handrail
  • impediment
  • crash barrier
  • grating
  • grate
  • obstructor
  • hurdle
  • balusters
  • balustrade
  • movable barrier
  • starting stall
  • banister
  • fence
  • dike
  • mole
  • dam
  • obstructer
  • seawall
  • fencing
  • starting gate
  • bulwark
  • impedimenta

Antonyms

  • walk
  • free
  • stay in place
  • euphonious

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  • terrier
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  • merrier
  • marier
  • harrier
  • guerrier
  • ferrier
  • farrier
  • cherrier
  • carrier
  • berrier

Example sentences of the word blood-brain-barrier


1. Noun Phrase
Like Loratodine, Cetirizine (branded as Zyrtec and Reactine) very slightly crosses the blood brain barrier.

2. Noun Phrase
The older medications cross the blood brain barrier to a larger extent.

2. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective.

Synonyms

  • language barrier
  • roadblock
  • ideological barrier
  • obstacle

Antonyms

  • male
  • attack
  • artifact
  • proliferation

3. barrier

noun. ['ˈbæriːɝ, ˈbɛriːɝ'] anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access.

Synonyms

  • blood-brain barrier
  • bar
  • curtain

Antonyms

  • permit
  • unbar
  • unfasten

4. blood

noun. ['ˈblʌd'] the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets.

Synonyms

  • bloodstream
  • humour
  • liquid body substance
  • bodily fluid
  • blood cell
  • venous blood
  • arterial blood
  • blood group
  • blood stream
  • menstrual flow
  • grume
  • blood serum
  • blood corpuscle
  • humor
  • serum
  • cord blood
  • blood type
  • whole blood
  • blood clot
  • gore
  • menorrhea
  • body fluid
  • menstrual blood
  • lifeblood

Antonyms

  • understock
  • irregular
  • disrepute
  • nonstandard

Etymology

  • blod (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. brain

noun. ['ˈbreɪn'] that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord.

Synonyms

  • neencephalon
  • forebrain
  • caput
  • communicating artery
  • rhombencephalon
  • head
  • systema nervosum centrale
  • arteria communicans
  • brain cell
  • CNS
  • midbrain
  • neural structure
  • brain stem
  • hindbrain
  • encephalon
  • circle of Willis
  • brain-stem
  • central nervous system
  • mesencephalon
  • prosencephalon
  • brainstem
  • neoencephalon

Antonyms

  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow
  • rear

Etymology

  • brain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • brægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. brain

noun. ['ˈbreɪn'] that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason.

Synonyms

  • psyche
  • tabula rasa
  • noddle
  • head
  • nous
  • unconscious mind
  • unconscious
  • knowledge
  • mind
  • cognition
  • ego
  • subconscious
  • subconscious mind

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot
  • inability
  • ability

Etymology

  • brain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • brægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. brain

noun. ['ˈbreɪn'] mental ability.

Synonyms

  • brainpower
  • mental capacity
  • learning ability
  • mentality
  • wit

Antonyms

  • conscious
  • voluntary
  • sensible
  • awake

Etymology

  • brain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • brægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. brain

noun. ['ˈbreɪn'] someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality.

Synonyms

  • genius
  • intellectual
  • brainiac
  • intellect
  • prodigy
  • Einstein

Antonyms

  • disobey
  • humility
  • unconsciousness
  • uncreativeness

Etymology

  • brain (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • brægen (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. blood

noun. ['ˈblʌd'] temperament or disposition.

Synonyms

  • disposition

Antonyms

  • ill humor
  • original

Etymology

  • blod (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. blood

noun. ['ˈblʌd'] a dissolute man in fashionable society.

Synonyms

  • roue
  • rake
  • rip
  • libertine
  • rounder
  • profligate
  • debauchee

Antonyms

  • starboard
  • larboard
  • obverse
  • top

Etymology

  • blod (Middle English (1100-1500))
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