(of two vectors) pointing in opposite directions.
(physics) parallel but pointing in the opposite direction
(maths) (of vectors) parallel but having opposite directions
of, relating to, or characteristic of . (of diseases) due to . Phonetics, (def 2). Contemporary Examples They are typically invasive, highly adaptive, parasitic and adept at mimicking more benign plants. The Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard December 16, 2010 Art is parasitic on life, just as criticism is parasitic on art. Welcome to […]
(usually initial capital letter) the legislature of Great Britain, historically the assembly of the three estates, now composed of Lords Spiritual and Lords Temporal, forming together the House of Lords, and representatives of the counties, cities, boroughs, and universities, forming the House of Commons. (usually initial capital letter) the legislature of certain British colonies and […]
of or relating to a or any of its members. enacted or established by a . having a . of the nature of a . in accordance with the formal rules governing the methods of procedure, discussion, and debate in deliberative bodies and organized assemblies: parliamentary order. Contemporary Examples Perhaps some expected me to begin […]
a all of whose properties, as mass, spin, or charge, have the same magnitude as but, where appropriate, the opposite sign of a specific ; neutral pions, photons, and gravitons are considered to be their own antiparticles: The positron is the antiparticle of the electron. Compare , (def 3). noun any of a group of […]