- strain (English)
- A group of individuals derived by descent from a single individual within a species.
- A group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups.
- A population or type of organisms that is genetically different from others of the same species and possessing a set of defined characteristics.
- A special variety of domesticated animals within a species.
- A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence.
- An effortful attempt to attain a goal.
- An intense or violent exertion.
- Deformation of a physical body under the action of applied forces.
- Difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension.
- Injury to a muscle due to overstretching of the muscle fibers.
- Nervousness resulting from mental stress.
- The act of singing.
- The general meaning or substance of an utterance.
- To alter the shape of (something) by stress.
- To become stretched or tense or taut.
- To cause to be tense and uneasy or nervous or anxious.
- To exert much effort or energy.
- To rub through a strainer or process in an electric blender.
- To separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements.
- To separate or isolate components from one another with the help of a filter.
- To test the limits of.
- To use to the utmost; exert vigorously or to full capacity.
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