|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » (Old) Weekly themes. (have been consolidated into a single forum above) » Words from medicine » dialysis Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#121357 - 01/26/04 01:49 PM dialysis
I first learned this word in chemistry, in which semi-permeable membranes were used to segregate some ions or particles, as in desalinization of drinking water.
Then it was used a medical term for helping patients
with kidney disease eliminate salt. And way below
I posted about it as a rhetorical device.
(To spell out alternatives, or to present either-or arguments that lead to a conclusion.)
Forum Stats 8758 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members BikerVet, MSusanElizabeth, Sumac, cocozh421, PKLA22
8758 Registered Users
Who's Online 2 registered (endymion6, 1 invisible), 49 Guests and 5 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
wofahulicodoc 117 LukeJavan8 102 endymion6 96 A C Bowden 29 Tromboniator 12 Jackie 1 Storymom 1
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11610 tsuwm 10523 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 LukeJavan8 6694 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 of troy 5400 BranShea 5282
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith