Adverse

  • 41adverse — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Hostile] Syn. antagonistic, conflicting, inimical; see opposing 2 , unfriendly 1 . 2. [Unfavorable] Syn. unpropitious, inopportune, disadvantageous; see unfavorable 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) a.… …

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  • 42adverse —  , averse  Adverse means hostile and antagonistic (think of adversary).  Averse means reluctant or disinclined (think of aversion) …

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  • 43adverse — Synonyms and related words: adversary, adversative, adversive, alien, antagonistic, anti, antipathetic, antithetic, antonymous, at cross purposes, balancing, clashing, compensating, competitive, con, conflicting, confronting, contradictory,… …

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  • 44adverse — ad·verse || ædvɜːs adj. hostile; contrary; opposed …

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  • 45adverse — evaders …

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  • 46adverse — a. 1. Contrary, opposing, counteracting, conflicting, head (as head wind). 2. Hostile, inimical, antagonistic, unpropitious, unfavorable, injurious, harmful. 3. Unprosperous, untoward, unlucky, unfortunate, calamitous, disastrous …

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  • 47adverse — adj 1. antagonistic, hostile, belligerent, bellicose, pugnacious; averse, unfriendly, uncongenial; antipathetic, antipathetical, repugnant, oppugnant, irreconcilable; injurious, inimical, pernicious, noxious, harmful, hurtful, afflictive,… …

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  • 48adverse — ad·verse …

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  • 49adverse —   Kū ē; ukiuki (as wind) …

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  • 50adverse — adj. (often foll. by to) 1 contrary, hostile. 2 hurtful, injurious. Derivatives: adversely adv. adverseness n. Etymology: ME f. OF advers f. L adversus past part. of advertere (as AD , vertere vers turn) …

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  • 51Adverse effect — Classification and external resources ICD 10 T78 ICD 9 995.89 In medicine, an …

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  • 52Adverse drug reaction — Classification and external resources Adverse drug reaction leading to hepatitis (drug induced hepatitis) with granulomata. Other causes were excluded with extensive investigations. Liver biopsy …

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  • 53adverse possession — see possession Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. adverse possession …

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  • 54Adverse selection — Adverse selection, anti selection, or negative selection is a term used in economics, insurance, statistics, and risk management. On the most abstract level, it refers to a market process in which bad results occur when buyers and sellers have… …

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  • 55Adverse yaw — is a secondary effect of the application of the ailerons in aircraft. Its cause and effect can be explained as follows:When the control column of an aircraft is moved to the right, the right aileron is deflected upwards, and the left aileron is… …

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  • 56Adverse possession — Adverse Ad verse, a. [OE. advers, OF. avers, advers, fr. L. adversus, p. p. advertere to turn to. See {Advert}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Acting against, or in a contrary direction; opposed; contrary; opposite; conflicting; as, adverse winds; an adverse …

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  • 57Adverse inference — is a legal inference, adverse to the concerned party, drawn from silence or absence of requested evidence. It is part of evidence codes based on common law in various countries. According to Lawvibe, the adverse inference can be quite damning at… …

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  • 58Adverse event prediction — Adverse event (or Adverse effect) prediction is the process of identifying potential adverse events of an investigational drug before they actually occur in a clinical trial.Predicting adverse events accurately represents a significant challenge… …

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  • 59adverse party — see party 1b Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. adverse party …

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  • 60adverse witness — see witness Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. adverse witness …

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