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(N) Physiological Processes and Needs

(N) Physiological Processes and Needs
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noun hunger

Translation: hambre

Definition of hunger in English

Sensation that is caused by the need to eat.

Definition of hunger in Spanish

Sensación causada por la necesidad de comer.

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noun thirst

Translation: sed

Definition of thirst in English

Sensation caused by the need to drink.

Definition of thirst in Spanish

Sensación causada por la necesidad de beber.

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noun erection

Translation: erección

Definition of erection in English

Distension, dilation, and hardening of the penis.

Definition of erection in Spanish

Alzamiento, dilatación y endurecimiento del pene.

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noun crying

Translation: llanto

Definition of crying in English

Secretion of tears that fall from the eyes, typically due to a feeling of sadness.

Definition of crying in Spanish

Segregación de lágrimas de forma que caen de los ojos, especialmente a causa de un sentimiento de tristeza.

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noun runny nose

Translation: moqueo

Definition of runny nose in English

Continuous nasal secretion of mucus.

Definition of runny nose in Spanish

Segregación continua de mucosidad nasal.

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noun pulse

Translation: pulso

Definition of pulse in English

Heartbeat that is detectible as arterial throbbing in certain areas of the body.

Definition of pulse in Spanish

Latido del corazón perceptible en ciertas zonas corporales.

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noun absorption

Translation: absorción

Definition of absorption in English

Process by which a plant takes in water and nutrients through its roots.

Definition of absorption in Spanish

Acción de atraer una planta a su organismo sustancias del sustrato.

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noun sex

Translation: sexo

Definition of sex in English

Act of engaging in sexual activity, especially penetration.

Definition of sex in Spanish

Actividad en la que intervienen los órganos sexuales por placer o para reproducirse.

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noun menstruation

Translation: menstruación

Definition of menstruation in English

Natural expulsion of blood and other substances from the uterus through the vagina as part of the hormonal cycle when fertilization does not occur.

Definition of menstruation in Spanish

Expulsión natural de sangre y otras sustancias procedentes del útero por la vagina como parte del ciclo del óvulo cuando no se produce la fecundación.

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noun drooling

Translation: babeo

Definition of drooling in English

Secretion of saliva that falls from the mouth.

Definition of drooling in Spanish

Segregación de saliva de forma que cae de la boca.

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noun yawn

Translation: bostezo

Definition of yawn in English

Involuntary inhalation that is slow, deep, and open-mouthed, typically due to tiredness or boredom.

Definition of yawn in Spanish

Inspiración involuntaria, lenta, profunda y con apertura de la boca, generalmente por sueño o aburrimiento.

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noun growth

Translation: crecimiento

Definition of growth in English

Increase in the size or maturity of a living being.

Definition of growth in Spanish

Aumento de tamaño o maduración de un ser vivo.

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noun recovery

Translation: recuperación

Definition of recovery in English

Regaining of the correct functioning of the organism.

Definition of recovery in Spanish

Recobro del correcto funcionamiento del organismo.

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noun swallowing

Translation: deglución

Definition of swallowing in English

Action through which a substance passes from the mouth to the stomach through the throat.

Definition of swallowing in Spanish

Acto mediante el cual pasa una sustancia de la boca al estómago a través de la garganta.

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noun digestion

Translation: digestión

Definition of digestion in English

Breaking down of food or drink and the incorporation of its nutrients into the body through the digestive system.

Definition of digestion in Spanish

Descomposición de alimentos e incorporación de sus nutrientes al organismo mediante el aparato digestivo.

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noun burp

Translation: eructo

Definition of burp in English

Expulsion of gas from the stomach through the mouth, typically producing a noise.

Definition of burp in Spanish

Expulsión de gases del estómago por la boca, generalmente haciendo ruido.

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noun exhalation

Translation: espiración

Definition of exhalation in English

Expulsion of air from the lungs.

Definition of exhalation in Spanish

Expulsión del aire de los pulmones.

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noun ejaculation

Translation: eyaculación

Definition of ejaculation in English

Expulsion of bodily fluids from the sexual organs, typically in concert with an orgasm, and especially semen through the penis.

Definition of ejaculation in Spanish

Expulsión de fluidos corporales generalmente asociados con el orgasmo por los órganos sexuales, en especial de semen a través del pene.

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noun death

Translation: muerte

Definition of death in English

Permanent cessation of the vital functions in a living organism.

Definition of death in Spanish

Cese permanente de las funciones vitales de un ser vivo.

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noun hiccup

Translation: hipo

Definition of hiccup in English

Involuntary contraction of the diaphragm that produces sound.

Definition of hiccup in Spanish

Contracción involuntaria del diafragma que produce sonido.

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noun inhalation

Translation: inspiración

Definition of inhalation in English

Attraction of air into the lungs.

Definition of inhalation in Spanish

Atracción del aire con los pulmones hacia su interior.

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noun urination

Translation: micción

Definition of urination in English

Expulsion of urine from the body.

Definition of urination in Spanish

Expulsión de la orina del cuerpo.

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noun mutation

Translation: mutación

Definition of mutation in English

Alteration of the genetic code.

Definition of mutation in Spanish

Alteración en el código genético.

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noun reproduction

Translation: reproducción

Definition of reproduction in English

Sexual or asexual activity that creates new living beings.

Definition of reproduction in Spanish

Actividad sexual o asexual para engendrar nuevos seres vivos.

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noun breathing

Translation: respiración

Definition of breathing in English

Vital function that consists of absorbing oxygen and expelling carbon dioxide, typically through inhalation and exhalation respectively.

Definition of breathing in Spanish

Función vital que consiste en absorber el oxígeno y expulsar el dióxido de carbono, en general mediante inhalación y exhalación respectivamente.

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noun sleep

Translation: sueño

Definition of sleep in English

Natural state of rest in which consciousness and voluntary movements are inhibited.

Definition of sleep in Spanish

Estado natural de descanso en el que la consciencia y los movimientos voluntarios se encuentran inhibidos.

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noun defecation

Translation: defecación

Definition of defecation in English

Expulsion of excrement from the body.

Definition of defecation in Spanish

Expulsión de los excrementos del cuerpo.