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dye in which the chromophore is part of a negative ion acid dye
species of Gram-negative aerobic bacteria that produce gas and acid from sugars and are sometimes involved in the souring of milk Aerobacter aerogenes
image (usually a negative image) that persists after stimulation has ceased afterimage , aftersensation
negative prefix a- or un- alpha privative
strong negative emotion anger
ion, negative anion
religious belief that God cannot be known but is completely `other' and must be described in negative terms (in terms of what God is not) apophatism
method of psychotherapy that reinforces you for stating negative and positive feelings directly assertiveness training
any negative stimulus to which an organism will learn to make a response that avoids it aversive stimulus
negative reaction backlash
type genus of Bacteroidaceae; genus of Gram-negative rodlike anaerobic bacteria producing no endospores and no pigment and living in the gut of man and animals Bacteroides , genus Bacteroides
act of excluding someone by a negative vote or veto barring , blackball
prepare for a negative event brace
aerobic Gram-negative coccobacillus that causes brucellosis; can be used as a bioweapon Brucella
accentuate the negative caricature
motion of charged particles in a colloid under the influence of an electric field; particles with a positive charge go to the cathode and negative to the anode cataphoresis , dielectrolysis , electrophoresis , ionophoresis
electrode, negative cathode
negative pole of an electric current cathode
circulating life energy that in Chinese philosophy is thought to be inherent in all things; in traditional Chinese medicine the balance of negative and positive forms in the body is believed to be essential for good health ch'i , chi , ki , qi
integer part (positive or negative) of the representation of a logarithm; in the expression log 643 characteristic
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