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Quality of Life Dictionary Definitions

Quality of life is a concept that refers to the set of conditions that contribute to the well-being of individuals and the realization of their potential in social life. The quality of life includes both subjective and objective factors. Among the subjective factors is the perception of each individual of their well-being on a physical, psychological and social level. The objective […]

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Body Paint Dictionary Definitions

Body paint refers to the art of body painting. The techniques used in body paint encompass those traditional ones used in painting, but also incorporate the use of airbrushes and the simulation of tattoos for the characterization of a character or a landscape. The body paint is also known as body makeup as makeup body with desired shapes, as blocks facial makeup. The body paint artistic […]

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Bohemian Dictionary Definitions

As a bohemian it is usual to designate a disorderly and alternative lifestyle that privileges art and culture over social conventions, emerged as a reaction to the values ​​and interests of bourgeois society, and generally attributed to artists and writers. As such, the word comes from the Latin Bohemĭus. Bohemia is also the person who leads this lifestyle. In general, an eccentric, nonconformist, creative, […]

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Goodness Dictionary Definitions

Goodness is the quality of good. It is identified with the characteristic of good people. It is also the inclination or natural tendency to do good. Goodness applies to the character of a person, an object or an action to indicate that it is good. It is also identified with the word ‘sweetness’, for example, ‘He helped the old man get up […]

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Bonds Dictionary Definitions

Bonds refers to a card or coupon that can be exchanged for certain types of economic goods, whether these are necessities or money. The etymological origin of the word bonus goes back to the Latin term bonus , which means ‘good’, ‘good’ or ‘bonanza’. Financial bonds In the economic and financial field, the word bond usually refers to an […]

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Bonsai Dictionary Definitions

Bonsai is known as the combination of techniques used to grow and model a tree in order to make it or keep it small. The word bonsai is of Japanese origin that means “planted in a shallow pot”, the terminology “Bon” that expresses “plate” or “bowl” and “Sai” which means “planted”. As such, bonsai are miniature trees that reduce […]

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Bon Vivant Dictionary Definitions

Bon vivant is a French term that means “good life” synonymous with one who enjoys the pleasures of life. A bon vivant, that is, a person who likes to enjoy the good life is one who lives and knows how to live. The term bon vivant is generally positive when it is the person who qualifies as such and negative when they are others […]

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Borderline Dictionary Definitions

Borderline is an English word used to designate borderline personality disorder (or TLP). As such, it is a pathology that lies on the border between neurosis and psychosis, hence the word used to call it in Spanish literally translates ‘borderline’, ‘borderline’. The formal theorization of borderline personality disorder is recent. It dates from 1980, when described in the Diagnostic Manual of Mental Disorders , published by the […]

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Boreal Dictionary Definitions

Boreal refers to everything that belongs to the north, a cardinal point that is located on the left when facing east or east, where the sun rises. In relation to the above, the northern direction is also called boreal. The expression borealis is of Latin origin “borealis” which means “north wind”. However, the term borealis is identified in relation to […]

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Boron Dictionary Definitions

Boron is a chemical element whose chemical symbol is represented by the letter B. It is not found naturally in nature, being extracted in the form of borax (sodium tetraborate or sodium borate), ulexite (double sodium borate and calcium ) and as a colemanite (alteration of borax and ulexite). Boron reaches the earth’s surface through natural phenomena such as atmospheric precipitation, […]