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A homesickness for a home that one cannot return to or which never existed in the first place. ''He knew that he could not go home again but, nevertheless, he felt a powerful hiraeth for his home town.''
A malevolent behavior supposedly possessed by an inanimate object. ''The tall buildings around him seemed to be exhibiting a certain resistentialism, as if they were plotting to come tumbling down on him.''
A viral particle existing in an independent state before becoming a virus and infecting the body. ''The ability to detect it,s virions would be instrumental in fighting the Covid 19 virus.''
Storytelling or the reading of specific texts as a way of healing. ''He had felt sad and depressed for a long time but some bibliotherapeutic sessions improved his mood a lot.''
The advertising of an animal to a possible predator that it isn,t worth eating, looks ugly or is just generally undesirable. ''The predator wouldn,t attack his prey because the prey was just too aposematic.''