Torpor

[PHP] Torpor is free, open source (under the MIT License) Object-relational mapping framework for PHP 5.1 and above. It is written entirely in PHP with limited reliance on standard XML extensions (and selected databases) and is independent of (and aims to be compatible with) any other PHP frameworks. == History == Torpor was started as an i...
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torpor

[n] - a state of motor and mental inactivity with a partial suspension of sensibility
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Torpor

Torpor: Sluggishness, dullness, languor, lassitude, stupor, torpidity. People can fall into a state of torpor, as can animals. Some mosquitoes pass the winter in a state of torpor. From the Latin torpor, from torpere, to be sluggish or numb.
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Torpor

Tor'por noun [ Latin , from torpere , to be torpid.] 1. Loss of motion, or of the motion; a state of inactivity with partial or total insensibility; numbness. 2. Dullness; sluggishness; inactivity; as, a torpor of the mental faculties.
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torpor

Inactivity, sluggishness. ... Synonym: torpidity. ... Origin: L. Sluggishness, numbness ... Torpor retinae, an obsolete term for a form of nyctalopia, the retina responding only to bright luminous stimuli. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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torpor

torpidity noun a state of motor and mental inactivity with a partial suspension of sensibility; `he fell into a deep torpor`
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torpor

(tor┬┤por) sluggishness. torpor retinae sluggish response of the retina to the stimulus of light.
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Torpor

• (n.) Dullness; sluggishness; inactivity; as, a torpor of the mental faculties. • (n.) Loss of motion, or of the motion; a state of inactivity with partial or total insensibility; numbness.
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torpor

a state of lowered body temperature and metabolic activity assumed by many animals in response to adverse environmental conditions, especially cold ... [6 related articles]
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torpor

Type: Term Pronunciation: tōr′pŏr, pōr Definitions: 1. Inactivity, sluggishness. 2. Dormancy, as in hibernation. Synonyms: torpidity
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torpor

The dormant, inactive state of a hibernating or aestivating animal
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Torpor

Torpor is a state of decreased physiological activity in an animal, usually by a reduced body temperature and metabolic rate. Torpor enables animals to survive periods of reduced food availability. A torpor bout can refer to the period of time a hibernator spends at low body temperature, lasting days to weeks, or it can refer to a period of low bo...
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Torpor

A stress reaction resulting in lethargy (Morris 1992)
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Torpor

Reduced activity and metabolism to save energy, sometimes entered on cool evenings or seasons.
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Torpor

A long period of rest or inactivity.
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torpor

numbness; inactivity; dullness
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torpor

a state of motor and mental inactivity
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torpor

inactivity resulting from lethargy and lack of energy
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