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United States electrical engineer noted for his work on the theory of alternating currents; independently of Oliver Heaviside he discovered the existence of an atmospheric layer that reflects radio waves back to earth (1861-1939) A. E. Kennelly , Arthur Edwin Kennelly , Kennelly
decisions independently, inability to make aboulia , abulia
New York school of painting characterized by freely created abstractions; the first important school of American painting to develop independently of European styles Abstract Expressionism , action painting
living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently being , organism
minimal IQ required for someone to function normally and independently in the world (without some form of institutional assistance) borderline intelligence
experimental public school for kindergarten through grade 12; created and organized by teachers and parents and community leaders; operates independently of other schools charter school
(law) negligence of two of more persons acting independently; the plaintiff may sue both together or separately concurrent negligence
state in which some integrated part of a person's life becomes separated from the rest of the personality and functions independently disassociation , dissociation
exterior door divided in two horizontally; either half can be closed or open independently Dutch door , half door
English chemist who isolated many gases and discovered oxygen (independently of Scheele) (1733-1804) Joseph Priestley , Priestley
each member of a pair of homologous chromosomes separates independently of the members of other pairs so the results are random law of independent assortment
Russian mathematician who independently discovered non-Euclidean geometry (1792-1856) Lobachevsky , Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky
ability to move spontaneously and independently motility
doctrine that nations should act independently (rather than collectively) to attain their goals nationalism
ability to think and act independently originality
organization financed by a government but run independently quango
quasi nongovernmental organization; an organization that is financed by the government yet acts independently of the government quango , quasi-NGO
philosopher who believes that universals are real and exist independently of anyone thinking of them realist
surviving independently, capable of viable
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