Synonyms and Antonyms for mal-de-la-rosa

1. mal de la rosa (n.)

a disease caused by deficiency of niacin or tryptophan (or by a defect in the metabolic conversion of tryptophan to niacin); characterized by gastrointestinal disturbances and erythema and nervous or mental disorders; may be caused by malnutrition or alcoholism or other nutritional impairments


2. chevaux-de-frise (n.)

defensive structure consisting of a movable obstacle composed of barbed wire or spikes attached to a wooden frame; used to obstruct cavalry


3. de-iodination (n.)

the removal of iodine atoms from organic compounds


4. de-iodinate (v.)

remove iodine from

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5. de-iodinase (n.)

an enzyme that removes the iodine radical


6. Rosa (n.)

large genus of erect or climbing prickly shrubs including roses


7. la (n.)

the syllable naming the sixth (submediant) note of a major or minor scale in solmization


8. La (n.)

a white soft metallic element that tarnishes readily; occurs in rare earth minerals and is usually classified as a rare earth