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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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The taxpayer's tax credits may be fully or partially suspended and disallowed for the current tax year if the taxpayer has a passive activity credit for the year.
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If a student prefers passive leadership behaviors this inclination appears to have a negative influence on course grades while a student's preference for high levels of individual consideration in leadership behaviors seems to lead to higher course grades.
In German, the passive is opposed to the active and both of them taken together form the diathesis paradigm.
Roboticist Chris Atkeson of Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh has begun several projects to develop the middle ground: partially passive bipedal walking.
Active and passive RFID will continue to complement one another as passive RFID technology is implemented throughout the DoD.
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The first consideration in building a passive solar house is its orientation to the sun.
The issue of passive versus active matrix LEP displays will likely be played out over several generations of product, each offering advantages in specific applications.
By contrast, lung cancer deaths from passive smoking are estimated to be far fewer, at 3,000 to 4,000 a year.