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Passive

Income or loss from business activities in which a person does not materially participate, such as a limited partnership.

Passive

Income (or loss) from an investment in which an individual does not directly participate. The most common types of passive income are rents from property one owns and income from a limited partnership. Some analysts consider income from dividends and coupons to be passive income while others do not. Passive income is taxable, but it is often treated differently from active income.
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Examining the role of self-efficacy and the four components for the prediction of students' test anxiety, the result of the stepwise regression analysis (Table 3) showed that in the first step, the passivity alone predicted 25% (r=0.
In other words, one can feel love only when one is aided, but one can be aided only when one needs help, which is a kind of passivity.
To avoid passivity and causality errors when generating S-Parameter models from either lab measurement or simulation, the following guidelines (4) should be adhered to:
By alloying titanium with Al and V electrode potential will decrease but replacing V with Nb (within the same percentage value) the same potential will increase as a confirmation for the titanium passivity after alloying it with Nb.
Timothy Adams clearly had in mind the IMF's passivity in dealing with China's very large and growing external current account surpluses.
When in the activity center, the student emitted stereotypy or passivity instead of appropriately playing with toys and other materials in the activity center.
Maybe I could consider passivity as a groundless gesture, a kind of
The strategy of anti-virus software shifted from one of passivity to one of activity.
A doctor's advice is a valuable resource, but nothing encourages passivity like an overzealous, though quite possibly underinformed, gatekeeper.
A page of true facts about squid offers a fascinating wrap-up to this uplifting tale with a message about hidden qualities inside oneself and beyond rote passivity.
Only Jone San Martin, in a tour de force performance that makes passivity into a compelling focus, remains seated, staring blankly forward.
Dolma alludes to the tenets of Buddhism itself (in which presence and absence, suffering and illusion figure prominently) when she wonders if Buddhism's passivity and gentility contributed to the Tibetan oppression.