nisus definition

  • noun:
    • An effort or endeavor to understand an aim.
    • a mental or hard physical work to obtain a specific goal; a striving
    • A striving; an attempt; a conatus.
    • The regular procreative desire manifested when you look at the springtime by birds, etc.
    • The contraction of the diaphragm and belly muscles to evacuate feces or urine.
    • energy; undertaking; conatus.
    • A genus of tiny hawks associated with family members Falconidæ, containing particularly are known as in Great Britain sparrow-hawks. See Accipiter.
    • The generative impulse occurring periodically, much like many creatures within the spring.
    • an effortful make an effort to achieve a target

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