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tem·per·ate

(tem'pĕr-ăt),
Moderate; restrained in the indulgence of any appetite or activity.

temperate

/tem·per·ate/ (tem´per-at) restrained; characterized by moderation; as a temperate bacteriophage, which infects but does not lyse its host.

temperate

(tĕm′pər-ĭt, tĕm′prĭt)
adj.
1.
a. Of or occurring in the Temperate Zone: temperate regions; temperate species.
b. Characterized by moderate temperatures, weather, or climate; neither hot nor cold.
2.
a. Moderate in degree or quality; restrained: temperate criticism.
b. Exercising moderation and self-restraint: learned to be temperate in eating and drinking.
3. Biology Of or relating to a virus that infects bacterial cells but rarely causes lysis: temperate bacteriophages.

tem′per·ate·ly adv.
tem′per·ate·ness n.

tem·per·ate

(tem'pĕr-ăt)
Moderate; restrained in the indulgence of any appetite or activity.

tem·per·ate

(tem'pĕr-ăt)
Moderate; restrained in the indulgence of any activity.

Patient discussion about temperate

Q. What are the symptoms of Bipolar? and how does it effect one's health/temper?

A. here is a nice video i saw that describes bipolar symptoms:
http://www.imedix.com/health_community/vk5WpzmW5Idg_bipolar_symptoms?q=bipolar%20symptomes

and about how it affect your health- the affect is secondary. when you are in a depression episode you don't eat well, avoid showers and cleaning the house and it affects your health. and it leads to suicidle thoughts too- this has a tremendous afect on your health.

Q. what is the effect of hormones during pregnancy on a woman's temper?

A. Hormonal changes during pregnancy can indeedn cause mood changes, starting from anxiety or agitations to developing major clinical symptoms of depression. Pregnancy affects each woman differently.

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That was unfair, because it was the people of the rich countries in the temperate zone - North America, Europe and Japan, mainly - who industrialised early and started burning large amounts of fossil fuel as long as two centuries ago.
Long latency in Plasmodium vivax infections in a temperate zone.
They are distributed in temperate zones of the northern hemisphere, disjunctly in the central and equatorial Andes, and in southern South America, New Zealand, and Australia (Hoffmann, 1999).
The world's temperate zones take in the heavily populated regions of southern Australia, southern Africa, the southern Europe-Mediterranean-Middle East region, the south-western United States, northern Mexico and southern South America.
The scope of this book is broad, covering 28 heteropteran families and presenting examples from the entire world, with an emphasis on temperate zones.
According to a study published in the journal Nature Geoscience, the Earth's tropical belt is expanding much faster than expected, which could bring more storms to temperate zones while further drying out already arid regions.
It is home to the Entebbe Botanical Gardens--established in 1898--which house 309 plant species of the tropical, sub-tropical and temperate zones.
Temperate zones such as Europe, the United States and Australia are not spared, underlines the FAO, which believes that globalisation, the movement of goods and persons, tourism, urbanisation and probably also climate change favour the propagation of animal viruses on a planetary scale.
Bringing greetings from Archbishop Gregory Venables, primate of the Anglican province of the Southern Cone of South America, Argentine ecumenical patriarch Elias Crisostomo Abramides described the effects of climate change in Argentina, from melting and receding glaciers to eroding coastlines, as well as intensifying desertification and increasing outbreaks of tropical diseases such as malaria and dengue fever in formerly temperate zones.
In temperate zones, West Nile virus encephalitis cases primarily occur in the late summer and early fall.
There are about 70 species of mistletoe growing wild across the world's temperate zones but only one that matters at Christmas time in Britain ( Viscum album, with wishbone-shaped pairs of leaves and pairs of white berries that can be toxic to humans.
THERE are about 70 species of mistletoe growing wild across the world's temperate zones, but only one that matters at Christmas time in Britain - Viscum album , with wishbone-shaped pairs of leaves and pairs of white berries that can be toxic to humans.