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Term:response to stress
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Definition:Any process that results in a change in state or activity of a cell or an organism (in terms of movement, secretion, enzyme production, gene expression, etc.) as a result of a disturbance in organismal or cellular homeostasis, usually, but not necessarily, exogenous (e.g. temperature, humidity, ionizing radiation).
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Synonyms:related_synonym: response to abiotic stress;   response to biotic stress

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  biological_process 20014
    response to stimulus 10568
      response to stress 4059
        cellular response to stress + 1992
        defense response + 1685
        multicellular organismal response to stress + 107
        muscle hypertrophy in response to stress + 26
        phage shock 0
        regulation of response to stress + 1401
        response to anoxia + 6
        response to caloric restriction + 9
        response to cold + 73
        response to flooding 0
        response to fluid shear stress + 45
        response to heat + 140
        response to herbicide 16
        response to high population density 0
        response to hydrostatic pressure + 11
        response to hyperoxia + 52
        response to hypoxia + 436
        response to immobilization stress + 50
        response to ischemia 68
        response to isolation stress + 10
        response to nitrosative stress + 10
        response to osmotic stress + 123
        response to oxidative stress + 541
        response to psychosocial stress 5
        response to starvation + 246
        response to sterol depletion + 19
        response to topologically incorrect protein + 143
        response to water deprivation + 18
        response to wounding + 619
        stress response to acid chemical + 2
        stress response to metal ion + 10
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