Synonyms

1. lobe-finned_fish

noun. any fish of the order Crossopterygii; most known only in fossil form.

Synonyms

  • lobefin
  • Latimeria chalumnae
  • bony fish
  • subclass Crossopterygii
  • crossopterygian
  • Crossopterygii

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2. temporal

adjective. ['ˈtɛmpɝəl'] not eternal.

Synonyms

  • temporary

Antonyms

  • lower-class
  • upper-class

Etymology

  • temporal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • temporal (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. epilepsy

noun. ['ˈɛpɪˌlɛpsi'] a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by loss of consciousness and convulsions.

Synonyms

  • psychomotor epilepsy
  • posttraumatic epilepsy
  • Lafora's disease
  • grand mal epilepsy
  • reflex epilepsy
  • status epilepticus
  • petit mal epilepsy
  • traumatic epilepsy
  • generalized epilepsy
  • brain disease
  • myoclonus epilepsy
  • temporal lobe epilepsy
  • grand mal
  • epilepsia major
  • akinetic epilepsy
  • cortical epilepsy
  • focal epilepsy
  • encephalopathy
  • epilepsia minor
  • epileptic seizure
  • petit mal
  • tonic epilepsy
  • brain disorder

4. temporal

adjective. ['ˈtɛmpɝəl'] characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world.

Synonyms

  • materialistic
  • worldly
  • earthly
  • economic
  • mercenary
  • profane
  • terrestrial
  • worldly-minded
  • material
  • sophisticated
  • secular

Antonyms

  • sacred
  • naive
  • unworldly
  • immortal

Etymology

  • temporal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • temporal (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. temporal

adjective. ['ˈtɛmpɝəl'] of this earth or world.

Antonyms

  • extraordinary

Etymology

  • temporal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • temporal (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. temporal

noun. ['ˈtɛmpɝəl'] the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the time of the state or action denoted by the verb.

Synonyms

  • temporal role
  • participant role

Antonyms

  • unprofitable
  • noncommercial
  • unpaid

Etymology

  • temporal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • temporal (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. lobe

noun. ['ˈloʊb'] (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part.

Synonyms

  • prefrontal cortex
  • occipital cortex
  • body part
  • frontal cortex
  • lobe of the lung
  • parietal lobe
  • earlobe
  • ear lobe
  • occipital lobe
  • organ
  • temporal ccortex
  • frontal lobe
  • lobule
  • hepatic lobe
  • parietal cortex
  • prefrontal lobe

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • open circuit
  • unwind
  • uncoil

Etymology

  • lobe (French)
  • lobus (Latin)

8. lobe

noun. ['ˈloʊb'] the enhanced response of an antenna in a given direction as indicated by a loop in its radiation pattern.

Synonyms

  • major lobe
  • loop
  • radiation pattern
  • radiation diagram

Antonyms

  • artifact

Etymology

  • lobe (French)
  • lobus (Latin)

9. lobe

noun. ['ˈloʊb'] a rounded projection that is part of a larger structure.

Antonyms

  • receptor

Etymology

  • lobe (French)
  • lobus (Latin)

10. lobe

noun. ['ˈloʊb'] (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided.

Synonyms

  • leaf
  • leafage
  • foliage
  • plant structure

Etymology

  • lobe (French)
  • lobus (Latin)

Example sentences of the word temporal-lobe-epilepsy


1. Noun Phrase
He also noted that several of the pharaohs reported having religious visions, and explained that sufferers of temporal lobe epilepsy who are exposed to sunlight stimulation have experiences similar to visions.

2. Noun Phrase
Two researchers at UCLA’s Brain Research Institute investigated the relationship between interruptions in GABA signaling and such neurodegenerative diseases as temporal lobe epilepsy, Huntington’s disease and Parkinson’s disease.

3. Noun Phrase
Some people may have a type of temporal lobe epilepsy called abdominal epilepsy, and gastrointestinal symptoms may be the only effect they experience, according to a review published in the Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research.

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