negativity

negativity
neg·a·tiv·i·ty .neg-ə-'tiv-ə-tē n, pl -ties the quality or state of being negative

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Negativity — may refer to: negative charge of electricity electronegativity, a chemical property pertaining to the ability to attract electrons Positivity/negativity ratio, in behavioral feedback Negativity effect, a psychological bias See also Negative… …   Wikipedia

  • negativity — (n.) 1842, from NEGATIVE (Cf. negative) + ITY (Cf. ity) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Negativity — Negativeness Neg a*tive*ness, Negativity Neg a*tiv i*ty, n. The quality or state of being negative. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • negativity — neigiamumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. negativity vok. Negativität, f rus. отрицательность, f pranc. négativité, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • negativity — negative ► ADJECTIVE 1) characterized by the absence rather than the presence of distinguishing features: a negative test result. 2) expressing or implying denial, disagreement, or refusal. 3) pessimistic, undesirable, or unwelcome. 4) (of a… …   English terms dictionary

  • Negativity bias — is the name for a psychological phenomenon by which humans pay more attention to and give more weight to negative rather than positive experiences or other kinds of information. This shows up in a number of domains, including: When given a piece… …   Wikipedia

  • Negativity (philosophy) — Negativity is the name given in philosophy to the negative element determinative or definitive of things and all ideas of things, whereby a thing is this because it is not that, and is seen to be this because itis seen not to be that, an… …   Wikipedia

  • Negativity effect — In psychology, the negativity effect is the tendency of people, when evaluating the causes of the behaviors of a person they dislike, to attribute their positive behaviors to the environment and their negative behaviors to the person s inherent… …   Wikipedia

  • negativity — noun see negative I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • negativity — See negatively. * * * …   Universalium

  • negativity — noun a) The characteristic of having a negative charge. b) The characteristic of being pessimistic or contrarian. Syn: negativeness Ant: pos …   Wiktionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”