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Meaning of "phylaxis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PHYLAXIS

phylaxis  [faɪˈlæksɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PHYLAXIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Phylaxis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PHYLAXIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of phylaxis in the English dictionary

The definition of phylaxis in the dictionary is medical term for protection against infection.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PHYLAXIS


aerotaxis
ˌɛərəʊˈtæksɪs
anaphylaxis
ˌænəfɪˈlæksɪs
axis
ˈæksɪs
chemoprophylaxis
ˌkɛməʊˌprəʊfəˈlæksɪs
chemotaxis
ˌkɛməʊˈtæksɪs
epistaxis
ˌɛpɪˈstæksɪs
heliotaxis
ˌhiːlɪəʊˈtæksɪs
morphallaxis
ˌmɔːfəˈlæksɪs
parataxis
ˌpærəˈtæksɪs
phototaxis
ˌfəʊtəʊˈtæksɪs
phyllotaxis
ˌfɪləˈtæksɪs
praxis
ˈpræksɪs
prophylaxis
ˌprɒfɪˈlæksɪs
psychoprophylaxis
ˌsaɪkəʊˌprəʊfɪˈlæksɪs
sparaxis
spəˈræksɪs
stereotaxis
ˌstɛrɪəˈtæksɪs
synaxis
sɪˈnæksɪs
tachyphylaxis
ˌtækɪfɪˈlæksɪs
taxis
ˈtæksɪs
trophallaxis
ˌtrɒfəˈlæksɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PHYLAXIS

phyla
phylacteric
phylacterical
phylacteries
phylactery
phylactic
phylae
phylar
phylarch
phylarchy
phyle
phylesis
phyletic
phyletically
phylic
phyllary
phyllid
phyllite
phyllitic
phyllo

WORDS THAT END LIKE PHYLAXIS

brachyaxis
clinoaxis
geotaxis
homotaxis
hypotaxis
major axis
minor axis
neutral axis
optic axis
orthoaxis
orthopraxis
parapraxis
polar axis
principal axis
thermotaxis
thigmotaxis
trophotaxis
x-axis
y-axis
z-axis

Synonyms and antonyms of phylaxis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «phylaxis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PHYLAXIS

Find out the translation of phylaxis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of phylaxis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «phylaxis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

phylaxis
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

profilaxis
570 millions of speakers

English

phylaxis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

phylaxis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

توقية من العدوى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

филактики
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

profilaxia
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

phylaxis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

prophylaxie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Phylaxis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Prophylaxe
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

感染防御
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

phylaxis
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Phylaxis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phylaxis
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

phylaxis
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फायलेक्सिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

phylaxis
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

phylaxis
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

filaktyki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

филактики
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

phylaxis
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

την προφύλαξη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

phylaxis
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

profylax
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

phylaxis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of phylaxis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PHYLAXIS»

The term «phylaxis» is normally little used and occupies the 131.447 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of phylaxis
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PHYLAXIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «phylaxis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «phylaxis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about phylaxis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PHYLAXIS»

Discover the use of phylaxis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to phylaxis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wound Care Essentials: Practice Principles
phylaxis, is commonly seen in a subset of patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis who developed secondary hyperparathyroidism.43 This leads to deposition of calcium within soft tissue and the vasculature and, eventually, tissue death.
Sharon Baranoski, Elizabeth A. Ayello, 2008
2
Freemasonry: A Nubian's View
27 Sep 2008 <http://www.masonicinfo.com/famous.htm>. The Phylaxis Society, " BOGUS BLACK GROUPS or Black on Black Crime ". The Phylaxis Society. 9 Aug . 2008 <http://www.thephylaxis.org/bogus/crime.php>. The Phylaxis Society, "Our  ...
Michael Berkley
3
The History of Prince Hall Freemasonry in San Antonio
Dr. Ron Kelley. the Desert, the highest Shrine position in the state. Moussa Temple is very active in the community with its annual charity ball, diabetes initiatives, and youth mentoring programs. Phylaxis Society The Alamo City Chapter of the ...
Dr. Ron Kelley
4
Freemasons For Dummies
The Phylaxis Society (www.thephylaxis.org) is specifically dedicated to the researchof international, historical, and literaryaspects of predominantly black PrinceHallFreemasonry.Itwascreatedin1973by a handful of active duty and retired ...
Christopher Hodapp, 2013
5
The Pharmacy Calculations Workbook
Dr. Murali Ramanathan. Problem 58 Phone 716-555-1234 DEA# AT -12736280 Dr. Anna Phylaxis, M.D. Name Al Lergen Age 8 yr Height 3 ft Address 8 Clam Street, Springville Date 8/18/02 Weight 50 lb ...
Dr. Murali Ramanathan, 2008
6
Dermatology
Years ago, Selye proposed the concept of calci- phylaxis as similar to anaphylaxis. He suggested that when calcium and phosphate levels are abnormal, other factors such as mast cell degranulation could trigger rapid deposition of calcium in ...
Otto Braun-Falco, 2000
7
dangerous joy
He'll be here shortly, but first Mr. Phylaxis...he's a board member...he wants to talk with you. ZIPKIN Great. SECRETARY Here he is now. PHYLAXIS enters, middle- aged, imposing in a suit, earnest. He takes a seat beside ZIPKIN and leans in ...
steve mitchell
8
The Washington Manual of Critical Care
Rare toxicities A no phylaxis, seiz u res, hemolytic anemia, neutropenia, throm bocytope n ia, drug Ana pl'rylaxis, neutropenia, throm bocytopenia, acute interstitial nephritis, hepatotoxicity Ana phylaxis, seizures, hemolytic anemia, neutropenia, ...
Marin Kollef, Warren Isakow, 2012
9
Freemasonry
Scotland: The Phylaxis Society. Reprinted at Phylaxis Society: Prince Hall Freemasonry445 (retrieved December 29, 2004). • Edward, Bruce John (June 5, 1921). Prince Hall, the Pioneer of Negro Masonry. Proofs of the Legitimacy of Prince ...
By Wikipedians
10
Advances in Public Health Research and Treatment: 2011 ...
“The phylaxis against WSSV was also inducible by oral vaccination with recombinant WSSV proteins, rVP26 and rVP28. In the present study, kuruma shrimp orally vaccinated with rVPs were sequentially challenged with WSSV to evaluate ...
‎2012

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PHYLAXIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term phylaxis is used in the context of the following news items.
1
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... addition to its role as an antituberculosis agent rifampin is used as pro phylaxis for close contacts of patients with meningococcal meningitis. «Wondering Sound, Dec 14»
2
Mary J. Blige Gets Out of Her Comfort Zone
... used as pro phylaxis for close contacts of patients with meningococcal meningitis. [url=http://newpharmnorx.com]cialis pills for sale[/url] Some ... «Wondering Sound, Dec 14»
3
What Is Anaphylaxis?
The medical term comes from the Greek word ana (against) and phylaxis (protection). In the UK and USA, the numbers of hospitalizations due ... «Medical News Today, Feb 11»
4
Immune Response: Friend and Foe
To describe their observations, these researchers used the Greek word phylaxis, meaning immunity and protection, to create a term to describe the ... «FireRescue1, May 08»

REFERENCE
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