Non-Positive

Non-Positive

Describing any number or measure less than or equal to zero. For example, if one business loses $1 million in a year and a second one breaks even, both are said to have non-positive gains.
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In times of austerity, behavioral science research shows people tend to spend less, creating non-positive stimulus to the economy that in turn affects businesses, brands, trade, etc.
Oral calcium supplementation (500 mg twice daily) along-with single dose of Vitamin D3 orally on the 1st post-operative day was reserved for patients developing serum calcium levels <7.5 mg% or patients who were on non-positive slope on 6 hours & 12 hours postoperative serum calcium estimation.
Michigan sentiment for November should hold steady from the early month reading and analysts see a flat leading index reading, the first non-positive reading since September of last year.
In a statement issued today, the Secretariat General said that it was closely monitoring the current developments of the existing diplomatic dispute between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Canada, which reflects the existence of non-positive expanding methodology whereas some countries manage to send criticism and orders to other countries concerning their own situations and domestic matters.
He told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that " completing the quorum for the holding of the parliament's meetings became a negative and unsatisfactory situation reflected a non-positive image on the performance of the Parliament." Maliki added that "there are many important laws that need to approved and achieve a quorum for tomorrow's meeting is important and members of the National Alliance is committed to attend." The Speaker of the House of Representatives Salim al-Jubouri, called on members of parliament to attend the meeting on Tuesday, 2018/3/27 to complete the legislation and the important laws./ End
Implicit need for affiliation is associated with increased corrugator activity in a non-positive, but not in a positive social interaction.
Let F be a compact, connected surface with non-empty boundary [partial derivative]F and non-positive Euler characteristic.
Digital portray electronic technology that generates, stores and processes data in stipulations of two states: positive and non-positive. Positive is articulated or represented by the number 1 and the non-positive by the number 0.
The ban "has taken a non-positive development damaging to the (bilateral) relationship and is not based on clear technical criteria," he said, adding "We have addressed this matter and I hope that we will find radical solutions so as not it would not further affect the positive relationship."