Negative

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Other articles related to "negative":

If-by-whiskey
... opinions and use of words with strong positive or negative connotations (e.g ... terrorist as negative and freedom fighter as positive) ... A similar idiom is "all things to all people", which is often used as a negative term in politics ...
Martingale (betting System) - Intuitive Analysis
... expected value of any individual bet is negative, so the sum of lots of negative numbers is also always going to be negative ...
Negative - Other Uses
... Negative sign, the passive or feminine signs of the zodiac in astrology Negative space, in art, the space around or between elements of the subject Negative (policy debate ...
William Ernest Hocking - Negative Pragmatism
... contribution to philosophy is "negative pragmatism," which means that what "works" pragmatically might or might not be true, but what does not work must be false ... the other criteria of truth they present, but they do not denigrate negative pragmatism ... To find an inadequacy in any criterion is to invoke negative pragmatism ...
Friedrichs Extension - Examples
... Multiplication by a non-negative function on an L2 space is a non-negative self-adjoint operator ... of compact support, in symbols If for each x ∈ U the n × n matrix is non-negative semi-definite, then T is a non-negative operator ... in general elliptic operators may not be non-negative ...

Famous quotes containing the word negative:

    Isolation in creative work is an onerous thing. Better to have negative criticism than nothing at all.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    In a country where misery and want were the foundation of the social structure, famine was periodic, death from starvation common, disease pervasive, thievery normal, and graft and corruption taken for granted, the elimination of these conditions in Communist China is so striking that negative aspects of the new rule fade in relative importance.
    Barbara Tuchman (1912–1989)

    Our role is to support anything positive in black life and destroy anything negative that touches it. You have no other reason for being. I don’t understand art for art’s sake. Art is the guts of the people.
    Elma Lewis (b. 1921)