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Meaning of "zeitgeber" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ZEITGEBER

zeitgeber  [ˈtsaɪtˌɡeɪbə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ZEITGEBER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Zeitgeber 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 ZEITGEBER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Zeitgeber

A zeitgeber is any external or environmental cue that entrains, or synchronizes, an organism's biological rhythms to the Earth's 24-hour light/dark cycle and 12 month cycle.

Definition of zeitgeber in the English dictionary

The definition of zeitgeber in the dictionary is an agent or event, such as light or the tide, that triggers the biological clock of organisms.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ZEITGEBER


belabour
bɪˈleɪbə
caber
ˈkeɪbə
ceiba
ˈseɪbə
Gheber
ˈɡeɪbə
Ghebre
ˈɡeɪbə
kebar
ˈkeɪbə
labor
ˈleɪbə
labour
ˈleɪbə
labours
ˈleɪbə
Makeba
məˈkeɪbə
neighbor
ˈneɪbə
neighbour
ˈneɪbə
saber
ˈseɪbə
sabre
ˈseɪbə
tabor
ˈteɪbə
tabour
ˈteɪbə
weber
ˈveɪbə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ZEITGEBER

zedoary
zeds
zee
Zeebrugge
Zeeland
Zeelander
Zeeman effect
Zeffirelli
zein
Zeist
zeitgeist
zeitgeisty
zek
zel
zelatrix
zelkova
Zellweger
zelophobia
zelophobic
zeloso

WORDS THAT END LIKE ZEITGEBER

aber
amber
barber
bomber
caliber
chamber
climber
cucumber
December
Geber
member
November
number
October
phone number
remember
rubber
September
subscriber
timber

Synonyms and antonyms of zeitgeber in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «zeitgeber» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ZEITGEBER

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

Translator English - Chinese

zeitgeber
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

zeitgeber
570 millions of speakers

English

zeitgeber
510 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
380 millions of speakers
ar

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zeitgeber
280 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
278 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
270 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
260 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
220 millions of speakers

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Zeitgeber
190 millions of speakers

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Zeitgeber
180 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
130 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Zeitgeber
85 millions of speakers
vi

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zeitgeber
80 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

झीटगेबर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zeitgeber
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

zeitgeber
65 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

zeitgeber
40 millions of speakers

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zeitgeber
30 millions of speakers
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χρονοδότης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

zeitgeber
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

zeitgeber
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

zeitgeber
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of zeitgeber

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEITGEBER»

The term «zeitgeber» is regularly used and occupies the 99.152 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ZEITGEBER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «zeitgeber» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «zeitgeber» 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 zeitgeber

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ZEITGEBER»

Discover the use of zeitgeber in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to zeitgeber and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Hormones, Brain and Behavior
It must be noted, however, that Another important concept in circadian physiology is zeitgeber time (ZT). The term zeitgeber (literally, time giver or time cue) refers to environmental variables that are capable of acting as circadian time cues.
Donald W. Pfaff, Arthur P. Arnold, Anne M. Etgen, 2002
2
An Examination of the Social Zeitgeber Theory in Individuals ...
Several theories have attempted to understand the etiology of affective episodes, but many have not been validated.
Louisa Dunning Grandin, 2007
3
Foundations of Animal Behavior: Classic Papers with Commentaries
19 with the environment; b) Zeitgeber synchronize several individuals of one species and keep them in phase; c) Zeitgeber synchronize several circadian clocks in an organism, if it has more than one; d) Zeitgeber synchronize by determining ...
Lynne D. Houck, Lee C. Drickamer, Animal Behavior Society, 1996
4
Lemurs: Ecology and Adaptation
ENVIRONMENTAL CUEING MECHANISMS Circadian Rhythms, “Zeitgeber,” and Masking The spontaneous period of the circadian rhythm (the internal biological clock) deviates slightly from the 24-hr day and must be synchronized each day ...
Lisa Gould, M.L. Sauther, 2006
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Circadian Clocks
(A) E n train me m of two oscillations (fast and slow) by the same zeitgeber. (B) Entrainment of an oscillation by zeitgebers of high and low frequency. Here & is the phase angle difference between peaks in the oscillation and zeitgeber. (From .
Joseph S. Takahashi, Fred W. Turek, Robert Y. Moore, 2001
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Insect Clocks, Third Edition
Entrainment by other non-photic Zeitgeber The daily light-dark cycle is undoubtedly the major environmental synchroniser or Zeitgeber, with the temperature cycle (a non-photic Zeitgeber) coming up second in importance. Several other ...
D.S. Saunders, C.G.H. Steel, X. Vafopoulou, R.D. Lewis, 2002
7
The Human Organization of Time: Temporal Realities and ...
training zeitgeber had been removed (or relaxed in a major way). That the tempo entrainment, the pace of work, persisted could be an example of free running, the "natural" frequency exhibited without active entrainment to a zeitgeber (Aschoff ...
Allen C. Bluedorn, 2002
8
Transients and bifurcations of the mammalian circadian ...
Q5, entrainment region 5 Actogram threshold Q) Q, ,1, 0 __ ___ _ ___ __ F” 0.04 - - 8 E 1» s '6 8 E _c, 0.02 - % Zeitgeber % 5 dark , t itrensth 0 1 2 3 fiays is 20 22 24 26 2s 30 32 Zeitgeber period Zeitgeber period (C) Actogram ( Actogram (3) ...
Adrián E. Granada, 2011
9
Some Mathematical Questions in Biology: Circadian Rhythms
Whereas there is only one range of mutual entrainment, every sub-system has its own range of entrainment to the external zeitgeber; and these ranges show differential widths according to the differential oscillatory strengths, or amplitudes,  ...
Gail A. Carpenter, 1987
10
Concise Encyclopedia Biology
Such influential environmental factors may be referred to as environmental cues, but many authors use the German word, Zeitgeber (“timers or time-givers”). Zeitgeber provide information to animals or plants about the periodicity of ...
‎1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ZEITGEBER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term zeitgeber is used in the context of the following news items.
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Biologie Forscher übertragen synthetische Innere Uhr auf E.Coli …
Auch die meisten anderen Organismen folgen solchen circadianen Rhythmen und haben dafür körpereigene Zeitgeber. Anders sieht das im Reich der ... «Deutschlandfunk, Jun 15»
2
AnD get remixed by Sleeparchive and Justin Broadrick
That record came courtesy of Speedy J's Electric Deluxe, and the label owner's Zeitgeber project, his duo with Lucy, is first up on the remix pack. The pair took ... «Resident Advisor, May 15»
3
Studie: Ernährung regelt Aktivität von Zeitgeber-Genen
POTSDAM. Die Ernährungsweise beeinflusst einer Studie zufolge erheblich die innere Uhr. 29 Teilnehmen -meist ein- oder zweieiige Zwillinge - hielten sechs ... «Ärzte Zeitung, Apr 15»
4
Zirkadiane Uhr: Ernährungsweise prägt Rhythmus
Zeitgeber-Gene regulieren dabei den Takt der Uhr und steuern gleichzeitig durch rhythmisch verknüpfte Stimulations- und Hemmzyklen ihre eigene Synthese. «DocCheck News, Apr 15»
5
Ernährung beeinflusst unsere innere Uhr
Dieser Takt unserer inneren Uhr wird von bestimmten Genen gesteuert und durch äußere Zeitgeber wie das Licht mit der Umwelt synchronisiert. Gerät dieser ... «scinexx | Das Wissensmagazin, Apr 15»
6
Les photos de la soirée Jacob avec Robert Hood, Oscar Mulero …
En avant la techno ! Jacob a vu les choses en grand avec une belle programmation composée de Robert Hood, Oscar Mulero, Zeitgeber (Speedy J & Lucy) et ... «focuSur.fr, Jan 15»
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2*2 places pour la soirée Jacob002 : Robert Hood / Oscar Mulero …
Speedy J et Lucy, les boss Electric Deluxe et de Stroboscopic Artefacts, ont assemblé leur talents pour donner naissance au projet Zeitgeber, qui signifie ... «focuSur.fr, Jan 15»
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Syncadian Wants Everyone to Sleep Well with Apps Based on Solid …
Love describes it as a “zeitgeber” a term that applies to external and environmental cues that synchronize people's sleep patterns with the natural world's day ... «Techvibes, Jan 15»
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Zeitgeber, die die Zukunft verschlafen haben
Der Zeitgeber im eleganten Glasgehäuse aus dem Jahr 1967 wird natürlich auch in der Ausstellung zu sehen sein. Leider gibt es kaum technische Unterlagen ... «Usinger Anzeiger, Nov 14»
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Stroboscopic Artefacts reveals final details of anniversary EPs
Rrose, Perc, Pfirter and Lakker contributed to the first record and Zeitgeber (AKA Speedy J and label founder Lucy) and Luke Slater's L.B. Dub Corp took care of ... «Resident Advisor, Nov 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Zeitgeber [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/zeitgeber>. Jun 2022 ».
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