A barrier form of contraception. It consists of a thimble-shaped device which fits tightly over the entrance of the cervix. It blocks sperm from entering the uterus and thereby prevents fertilisation. Popular since the mid-1800s, their use has dropped dramatically in recent years.
Neck of the uterus, projecting downwards into the vagina.
An early two-axle hopper type coal wagon.
Bowl-shaped container with a handle, used as a urinal at night. Chamber pots remained in common use until the 1900s when inside water closets replaced them. They are still used in countries where indoor plumbing is rare.
Doll made in the likeness of specific real people or human or humanoid fictional character; use "character toy" for the broader category that includes these plus animal figures.
Figural toy made in the likeness of specific real person or animal or human, humanoid, or animal fictional character; use "character doll" for the narrower category of figurines representing only specific real people or human or humanoid fictional characters.
The noble act of voluntarily giving goods, money or time to those in need.
An object kept or worn in a belief that it has magical powers to protect against harm or to bring good luck.
charm - spell
Written text of words said or chanted for magical effect. Used at magical ceremonies or arts; magic, sorcery, enchantment.
chart - graphic document
A tabular or graphic representation of a fluctuating or dependent variable, such as magnitude, temperature, cost, etc.
A complete frame and wheel assembly.
A garment which prevents the wearer from having sex.
chemical demonstration equipment
Equipment used to teach and demonstrate concepts and processes in the discipline of chemistry
The branch of pathology that deals with the basis of diseases and measures substances in body fluids in order to aid diagnoses and treatment.
The branch of science that studies substances which constitute matter with the aim of discovering their properties, how they react, and the uses and products of such reactions.
A set of scientific apparatus which allows the user to perform simple scientific experiments.
Written orders drawn on a bank to pay on demand a specified sum of money to a named person, to his order, or to bearer, out of money on deposit to the credit of the writer; must be endorsed to be transferred.
A garment designed to protect the chest from injury. These are commonly worn when participating in hard contact sports or any other activity that carries a risk of injury.
A common, highly infectious and contagious childhood virus that results in an itchy red rash.
A red itchy swelling that is caused when the skin is exposed to cold weather.