irritability

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irritability englannista suomeksi

  1. ärtyvyys

  2. ärtyisyys

  1. Substantiivi

irritability englanniksi

  1. The state or quality of being irritable; quick excitability

  2. ''irritability of temper''

  3. A natural susceptibility, characteristic of all living organisms, tissues, and cells, to the influence of certain stimuli, response being manifested in a variety of ways.

  4. 1836, (w), ''Specimens of the Table Talk''

  5. There is growth only in plants; but there is irritability, or, a better word, instinctivity, in insects.
  6. 1800, (w), ''Phytologia, Or the Philosophy of Agriculture and Gardening''

  7. We find a renitency in ourselves to ascribe life and irritability to the cold and motionless fibres of plants.
  8. A condition of morbid excitability of an organ or part of the body; undue susceptibility to the influence of stimuli.