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Assistive Technology is an umbrella term that includes assistive, adaptive, and rehabilitative devices for people with essential tremor.


Filipino Martial Arts -" Arnis Arnis, Eskrima, and Kali are umbrella terms for the traditional martial arts of the Philippines that emphasize weapon-based fighting with sticks, knives and other bladed weapons, and various improvised weapons. They also include hand-to-hand combat, joint locks, grappling and weapon disarming techniques." Overview also on the types of weaponry as well. Good stuff!


7 Executive Function Deficits Tied to ADHD

"Essentially, ADHD is an executive function deficit disorder (EFDD). The umbrella term “ADHD” is simply another way of referring to these issues. These seven executive functions develop over time, in generally chronological order. Self-awareness starts to develop around age 2, and by age 30, planning and problem solving should be fully developed in a neurotypical person. ADHDers are generally about 30 to 40 percent behind their peers. Quote From


Via “Swing dancing” is an umbrella term for any dance done to swinging jazz music from the 1920s, 30s or 40s. The most popular (and spectacular) of these dances was the Lindy Hop - a partnered dance that evolved out of the Charleston in the late 1920s, in Harlem New York. It is named after aviator Charles Lindbergh (1927 newspaper headlines read “Lindy Hops The Atlantic”). It is sometimes just called The Lindy, and some parts of the world knew it as The Jitterbug.


Queer: Queer is an umbrella term for all sexual and gender minorities. If a person is not straight and/or not cisgender, they can identify as queer. Although "queer" was once used as derogatory, it has been reclaimed. However, it a queer person is offended by your usage of it. It is respectful to stop. [follow this link to find a bundle of videos related to the sociological study of sexuality:]


:The word we have in Korea for K-Pop is 'Gaio.' And I guess it's a huge umbrella term. Basically it's like saying Coldplay and Kanye West, or Eminem and Celine Dion, are the same genre.: - Tablo