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Definition of the adjective counteractive
What does counteractive mean as an attribute of a noun?
- opposing or neutralizing or mitigating an effect by contrary action
- similar: active
Alternative definition of the adjective counteractive
- That counteracts
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by Merriam-Webster, Inc
adverse 1 Adverse, antagonistic, counter, counteractive mean so opposed as to cause interference, often harmful or fatal interference.
Soon, counteractive defense spending began its escalation as each great power tried to catch up and keep up with the leaders. The escalating arms race resulted in two competing alliance systems, the Triple Entente and the Triple Alliance.
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
counteractive of acidity. ANTAGONISM, an-tag'-o-nizm, s., opposition of action. ANTAGONIST, nist, s., an opponent in controversy. ANTAGONISTIC, -nist'-ik, a., opposing in combat. ANTAGONIZE, an-tag'-o-nize, v.n., ...
Health and Illness in the World's Cultures Topics - Volume 1; Cultures - by Carol R. Ember, Melvin Ember
Much Tuareg medicine features counteractive theories of balance and harmony, for example, “hot”versus “cold”states of the body and diseases caused by imbalance of these forces. These states are gender-linked; for example, women should ...
scumbag, treacle 09 deterrent 10 inhibitory, precaution, preemptive, preventive , protective 11 obstructive 12 anticipatory, female condom, French letter, immunization, preservative, preventative13 contraceptive, counteractive, precautionary, ...
Mongolian English Dictionary (2013)
antigen,~ тэсрэг this way andthat; opposite, opposed, contrary, antagonistic, ~ тэсрэг цахилгаан цэнэг opposite electrical charges, үйлчлэлбүхий counteractive, ~ үйлчлэл бүхийийлдэс antiserum,~ хүйсний хүний хувцас хэрэглэх ...
A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1891)
by Richard Soule
Counterpoison, anti-poison, counteractive, corrective. 2. Remedy, cure, specific, restorative, Antifebrile, a. Febrifugal. Antifebrile, «. Febrifuge. Antimacassar, « Tidy. Antipathy, «. Repugnance (nafvralor const/tit' tionaf), disgust, abhorrence, ...
by Sheila Jennett
antagonist an agent havinga counteractive effecton the action of another agent. (1)In pharmacology, a chemical agent ( naturally occurring substanceor drug) which prevents cellsfrom responding to a ...
by Random House
conservative, contemplative, contributive, con- versative, corporative, correlative, counteractive, cumulative, declarative, decorative, dedicative, definitive, demonstrative, denotative, deprecative, derivative, diminutive, disputative, distributive, ...
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Scrabble value of C3O1U1N1T1E1R1A1C3T1I1V4E1
The value of this 13-letter word is 20 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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