Sweating


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Sweating: sweating sickness, Excessive sweating

Sweating

The act or practice of removing gold or some other precious metal from a coin. This has occurred since Roman times. When coins derive their value from the intrinsic value of the metals, sweating has been known to cause significant inflation.
References in periodicals archive ?
Excessive sweating is a troublesome and frustrating condition, and we found that men -- and women -- are not content with simply grinning and bearing it - they will do anything to stop it.
Sweating excessively throughout the year irrespective of the weather and without any exertion is not normal, said Dr Babu Shersad, Consultant Internist and Nephrologist at Amsa Renal Care.
SUMMER is the time to feel the heat which usually means sweating more than usual too.
If any of the following are happening to you regularly, according to NHS Choices, you may have hyperhidrosis: Y | | You avoid physical contact, such as shaking hands, because you feel self-consciousDr Auldric Ratajczak about your sweating.
If any of the following are happening to you regularly, according to NHS Choices, you may have hyperhidrosis: | You avoid physical contact, such as shaking hands, because you feel self-conscious about your sweating.
After analysing the facial expressions of the smell group, the research team concluded that there does, in fact, appear to be a so-called"behavioural synchronisation" between a sweating person's emotional state, the sweat generated, and the reaction of the person who sniffs that sweat.
This survey of patients with lower-limb amputation looked at the effect of sweating on prosthetic fit and function and tried to determine which factors, if any, were significantly associated with sweating.
The sweating experience causes a state of deep muscle relaxation and meditative attentiveness.
While excessive sweating, also known as hyperhidrosis, isn't medically dangerous, it can cause significant emotional and psychological distress to the person affected.
Samuel Lam, a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon in Dallas, Texas, and owner of Lam Facial Plastics, is pleased to announce that he is one of the first physicians in the United States to offer the revolutionary new miraDry procedure to treat excessive underarm sweating.
Herbal route to reduce sweating Rule out any medical conditions or side-effects from drugs you are taking.