counterposition

  • 1 counterposition — noun An opposite or opposing position Syn: contraposition …

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  • 2 counterposition — coun·ter·position …

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  • 3 counterposition — noun see counterpose …

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  • 4 Enantiodromia — (Greek: enantios , opposite + dromos , running course) is a concept introduced by psychiatrist Carl Jung meaning the superabundance of any force inevitably produces its opposite. It is equivalent to the principle of equilibrium in the natural… …

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  • 5 Left Bank (Biscay) — The left bank of the Estuary of Bilbao (Spanish, Margen Izquierda / Basque, Ezkerraldea ) is a part of the Greater Bilbao region, its main towns are Barakaldo, Sestao, Santurtzi and Portugalete and in addition to the iron mines ( Zona Minera or… …

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  • 6 epistemology — epistemological /i pis teuh meuh loj i keuhl/, adj. epistemologically, adv. epistemologist, n. /i pis teuh mol euh jee/, n. a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge. [1855 60; < Gk… …

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  • 7 Clayton–Bulwer Treaty — ▪ United States United Kingdom [1850]       compromise agreement (signed April 19, 1850) designed to harmonize contending British and U.S. interests in Central America. Because of its equivocal language, it became one of the most discussed and… …

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  • 8 Negative refraction — is the name for an electromagnetic phenomenon where light rays are refracted at an interface in the reverse sense to that normally expected. Such an effect can be obtained using a metamaterial which has been designed to achieve a negative value… …

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  • 9 antagonism — Synonyms and related words: abhorrence, abomination, aggression, aggressiveness, allergy, animosity, animus, annulling, antipathy, antithesis, argumentation, aversion, backlash, bad blood, bellicism, bellicosity, belligerence, belligerency,… …

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  • 10 antipathy — Synonyms and related words: Anglophobia, Russophobia, abhorrence, abomination, allergy, anathema, animosity, animus, antagonism, anti Semitism, antithesis, averseness, aversion, avoidance, backlash, backwardness, bad blood, belligerence, bigotry …

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  • 11 antithesis — Synonyms and related words: antagonism, anteposition, antipathy, antipode, antipodes, antipole, antonym, clashing, collision, con, conflict, confrontation, confrontment, contention, contra, contradiction, contradictory, contradistinction,… …

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  • 12 backlash — Synonyms and related words: antagonism, antipathy, backfire, backlashing, backwash, boomerang, bounce, bounce back, bound, carom, clashing, clout, collision, conflict, confutation, contradiction, contraposition, contrariety, contrecoup,… …

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  • 13 collision — Synonyms and related words: accident, antagonism, antipathy, antithesis, appulse, backlash, bad blood, belligerence, blow, brunt, bulldozing, bulling, bump, calamity, cannon, carambole, carom, casualty, cataclysm, catastrophe, clash, clashing,… …

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  • 14 conflict — Synonyms and related words: Discordia, Eris, Kilkenny cats, action, aerial combat, affray, agree to disagree, altercation, ambivalence, ambivalence of impulse, antagonism, antagonize, antipathy, antithesis, argument, argumentation, armored combat …

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  • 15 confrontation — Synonyms and related words: allegory, analogy, antagonism, anteposition, antipathy, antithesis, audience, balancing, bargaining, bargaining session, clashing, collision, collision course, comparative anatomy, comparative degree, comparative… …

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  • 16 contradiction — Synonyms and related words: abjuration, abjurement, abrogation, absolute contradiction, annulment, answer, antagonism, antipathy, antithesis, argumentation, backlash, bucking, challenge, chucking, chucking out, clashing, collision, complete… …

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  • 17 contradistinction — Synonyms and related words: antagonism, antipathy, antithesis, clashing, collision, con, conflict, confrontation, contradiction, contraindication, contraposition, contrariety, contrast, counterposition, cross purposes, demarcation,… …

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  • 18 contraindication — Synonyms and related words: antagonism, antipathy, antithesis, clashing, collision, conflict, confrontation, contradiction, contradistinction, contraposition, contrariety, contrast, counterposition, cross purposes, disagreement, discrepancy,… …

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  • 19 contraposition — Synonyms and related words: antagonism, antipathy, antithesis, backlash, bucking, challenge, clashing, collision, con, conflict, confrontation, confutation, contention, contradiction, contradistinction, contraindication, contrariety, contrast,… …

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  • 20 contrariety — Synonyms and related words: abominability, accord, addition, adjunct, affairs, affiliation, affinity, alliance, antagonism, anteposition, antipathy, antithesis, approximation, assemblage, association, asymmetry, backlash, bad blood, baseness,… …

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