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negative

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inverse relationship

the relationship between two variables where an increase in one variable, such as PRICE, is associated with a decrease in another variable, such as QUANTITY DEMANDED. Compare POSITIVE RELATIONSHIP.
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3) Word-propositions, which are always positive facts, but are of two kinds: one verified by a positive objective, the other by a negative objective.
Owing to these complications, the simplest type of correspondence is impossible when either negative facts or negative propositions are involved.
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When Democrats raise questions about his past personal money woes, he dismisses them as negative campaigning, suggesting his opaque financial past has no bearing on public policy decisions.
School-age students with disabilities often have negative school experiences related to their having a disability, and school counselors, administrators, and teachers can help to create more positive school experiences that promote their academic, career, and personal/social growth.
It was catalase positive, oxidase negative, and did not reduce nitrate to nitrite.
After a brief spell in positive terrirory (July survey), the index for ASEAN returned to negative territory in August.
Subjects completed scales measuring general dental anxiety (DAS-R) and negative perception of dental stimuli (DFAS).
Most of the literature discusses synergy in terms of a positive effect, but the effects can also be negative.
of negative net absorption, Midtown's availability rate climbed 1/2 percentage point to 13.