resistance

Noun
  • The action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with (synset 100203133)
  • Any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion (synset 111524062)
  • A material's opposition to the flow of electric current
    Measured in ohms (synset 111524386)
  • The military action of resisting the enemy's advance (synset 100958098)
  • (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease (synset 114550773)
  • The capacity of an organism to defend itself against harmful environmental agents (synset 114550556)
  • A secret group organized to overthrow a government or occupation force (synset 108377599)
  • The degree of unresponsiveness of a disease-causing microorganism to antibiotics or other drugs (as in penicillin-resistant bacteria) (synset 105221162)
  • (psychiatry) an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness (synset 104653729)
  • An electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current (synset 104087045)
  • Group action in opposition to those in power (synset 101171807)

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