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negative
Used In
Dune
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  • Spotter one: negative.
  • Spotter two: negative.

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  • Spotter three: negative.
  • She saw the negative shake of his head in the light from the panel.
  • Think of it as a spectrum whose extremes are unconsciousness at the negative end and hyperconsciousness at the positive end.
  • The second major evidence of the Count’s friendship was negative.
  • "Allergy reactions are all negative," Jessica said.
  • HOLTZMAN EFFECT: the negative repelling effect of a shield generator.
  • And she recalled a Bene Gesserit axiom: "The mind can go either direction under stress—toward positive or toward negative: on or off.

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as in: had a negative effect Define
bad or harmful
as in: negative feedback from customers Define
to express criticism or disagreement, or (especially when talking over a radio or in a military setting) to say "no"
as in: a negative attitude Define
pessimistic or disagreeable
as in: The test came back negative. Define
did not find a condition or substance to be present
as in: a negative number Define
less than zero
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