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(Science: psychology) A turning aside from the normal course, a morbid alteration of function which may occur in emotional, intellectual or volitional fields. In psychiatry, sexual deviation.

Origin: L. Versio = a turning

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Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... to our class and each exquisite turn of the page sent me into bliss. I'll never forget it. However, I associated it as being some kind of weird perversion (not sure why because it's definitely not sexual, just delightfully tingly and soothing), so I never shared this with anyone until last night ...

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by Soundstrue
Fri Dec 14, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 89
Views: 175728

Re: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy

... released by change must precede the system undergoing change otherwise that energy of change is toxic to the system." And to top it off, this perversion of the 2LT is beyond belief "The network expands, or evolves, by capturing the energy of change, which normally degrades the ordered ...

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by Promethean
Wed Dec 01, 2010 8:19 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Dog Trainer comes up with Anti-evolution idiocy
Replies: 36
Views: 29807

The Fiber Disease

... self serving and seemingly highly corrupt medical and scientific body" Coda: Dr. Pesutic described torture as the “criminal expression of a perversion of society's values.” The criminal and unethical behaviour of doctors involved in or colluding in torture reflects a society's moral decline. ...

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by tamtam
Wed Nov 01, 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6245214

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