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Term Definition
Bladder diverticulum

A pouch in the bladder wall that a person is born with (congenital) or later acquires.

Blind (legally blind)

Unable to see; lacking the sense of sight; sightless. Legally blind means that the individual is considered blind for the purposes of the relevant law. Definitions of legal blindness varies by entity

Bridge

Narrow band of tissue. Dental Plate replacing missing teeth that is attached to adjacent teeth for support.

Bullying

An act of repeated aggressive behavior in order to intentionally hurt another person, physically or mentally. Bullying is characterized by an individual behaving in a certain way to gain power over another person. It comprises repeated acts over time that involves a real or perceived imbalance of power with the more powerful individual or group abusing those who are less powerful. The power imbalance may be social power and/or physical power. The victim of bullying is sometimes referred to as a target.