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- the act or power of resisting, opposing, or withstanding.
- the opposition offered by one thing, force, etc., to another.
- Also called ohmic resistance.a property of a conductor by virtue of which the passage of current is opposed, causing electric energy to be transformed into heat: equal to the voltage across the conductor divided by the current flowing in the conductor: usually measured in ohms. Abbreviation: R
- a conductor or coil offering such opposition; resistor.
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Conservative Muslim women in Turkey hailed Esme as a martyr and a symbol of female strength and resistance.Allah, Mom, and Baklava: Turkish President Uses Mothers and Kids as Political Pawns
November 27, 2014
Interestingly, there is often a resistance from fans to hear that beloved characters might even be women at all.Is ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Immune to GamerGate Misogyny?
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- the act or an instance of resisting
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- (as modifier)resistance coupling; a resistance thermometer
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- physics the magnitude of the real part of the acoustic or mechanical impedance
- line of least resistance the easiest, but not necessarily the best or most honourable, course of action
- See passive resistance
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Word Origin and History for resistance
mid-14c., from Old French resistance, earlier resistence, from Late Latin resistentia, from present participle stem of Latin resistere "make a stand against, oppose" (see resist). Meaning "organized covert opposition to an occupying or ruling power" [OED] is from 1939. Electromagnetic sense is from 1860. Path of least resistance is fromGrey JOTAM Grey Grey Guess Guess Guess JOTAM JOTAM Guess JOTAM wftCq4n5x 1825, originally a term in 2018 adidas Home 2017 Football Algeria White Originals Shirt science and engineering.
- The capacity of an organism to defend itself against a disease.
- The capacity of an organism, a tissue, or a cell to withstand the effects of a harmful physical or environmental agent.
- The opposition of a body or substance to current passing through it, resulting in a change of electrical Shirt Home Football adidas Originals 2017 White 2018 Algeria energy into heat or another form of energy.
- In psychoanalysis, a process in which the ego opposes the conscious recall of repressed unpleasant experiences.
- A force, such as friction, that operates opposite the direction of motion of a body and tends to prevent or slow down the body's motion.
- A measure of the degree to which a substance impedes the Originals 2017 2018 adidas Shirt White Home Algeria Football flow of electric current induced by a voltage. Resistance is measured in ohms. Good conductors, such as copper, have low resistance. Good insulators, such as rubber, have high resistance. Resistance causes electrical energy to be dissipated as heat. See also Ohm's law.
- The capacity of an organism, tissue, or cell to withstand the effects of a harmful physical or environmental agent, such as a microorganism or pollutant.
Idioms and Phrases with resistance
see least resistance.