Thesaurus / loose
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What’s more, Reich believed that a looser view of sex would free society from the psychological hang-ups preventing people from reaching their orgastic potential.
THIS SCIENTIST THOUGHT HE’D FOUND THE SOURCE OF ALL SEXUAL ENERGYPOPSCI STAFFSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
I gently lowered the trap into a bucket and pulled loose the wires that held it together.
HOW TO HUNT FOR STAR-NOSED MOLES (AND THEIR HOLES)KENNETH CATANIASEPTEMBER 15, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Eventually officials decided it needed a lot more work than they thought it would and when they did that work, they let asbestos loose and now the building is a mess and it could cost city taxpayers a lot of money.
So in a laboratory greenhouse, the researchers let three species of dodders loose on plants with different flowering times, confirming that all the parasites shifted their flowering time to match their hosts.
THIS PARASITIC PLANT EAVESDROPS ON ITS HOST TO KNOW WHEN TO FLOWERJONATHAN LAMBERTSEPTEMBER 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
We feel that the Federal Reserve policy is going to remain extremely loose.
For starters, they believe stimulus measures and loose monetary policy will pump further liquidity into the markets.
BULLS LAY OUT THEIR CASE FOR STOCKS TO HIT RECORD HIGHS, AND TO KEEP CLIMBINGBERNHARD WARNERAUGUST 18, 2020FORTUNE
In other words, dopamine release from the biological neuron interacts with the artificial one, so that the chemicals change how the downstream neuron behaves in a somewhat lasting way—a loose mimic of what happens inside the brain during learning.
If a connectome—a large-scale snapshot of all your neural connections—is a loose “copy” of you at one moment in time, synapses are a fluid representation of how you change and grow through time.
AMAZINGLY DETAILED MAP REVEALS HOW THE BRAIN CHANGES WITH AGINGSHELLY FANJUNE 16, 2020SINGULARITY HUB
This prompted the team to devise two new techniques that would slow the rate at which CNTs come loose and speed up the rate at which they get deposited.
WORDS RELATED TO LOOSE
- at rest
- cared for
- made well
- snug as a bug in a rug
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