Deficiency vs Methyltestosterone - What's the difference?

deficiency | methyltestosterone |


As nouns the difference between deficiency and methyltestosterone

is that deficiency is (uncountable) inadequacy or incompleteness while methyltestosterone is an anabolic steroid used to treat testosterone deficiency in men]] and breast cancer and menopause in [[woman|women.

deficiency

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) Inadequacy or incompleteness.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1963, author=(Margery Allingham), title=(The China Governess)
  • , chapter=17 citation , passage=The face which emerged was not reassuring. […]. He was not a mongol but there was a deficiency of a sort there, and it was not made more pretty by a latter-day hair cut which involved eccentrically long elf-locks and oiled black curls.}}
  • (countable) An insufficiency, especially of something essential to health.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-08-31, volume=408, issue=8851, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= Promotion and self-promotion , passage=One of academia’s deficiencies is that, though its lecture halls and graduate schools are replete with women, its higher echelons are not. Often, this is seen as a phenomenon specific to the sciences. … In fact, the disparity applies to the whole grove. Another report from 2006, by the American Association of University Professors, found the same ratio in the faculties of arts, humanities and social science, too.}}
  • (geometry) The amount by which the number of double points on a curve is short of the maximum for curves of the same degree.
  • (geometry) The codimension of a linear system in the corresponding complete linear system.
  • Antonyms

    * excess

    methyltestosterone

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia methyltestosterone)
  • An anabolic steroid used to treat testosterone deficiency in men]] and breast cancer and menopause in [[woman, women.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2008, date=May 6, author=The Associated Press, title=Wal-Mart Expands Program Providing Drug Discounts, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=Tamoxifen , used to treat breast cancer, will be offered for $9 for a 30-day supply, as will combination estrogen/methyltestosterone tablets, prescribed for menopause and hormone deficiency. }}