an electromotive force that is created by a chemical or magnetic effect upon a circuit and that acts in opposition to the applied electromotive force of the circuit.
[koun-ter-es-pee-uh-nahzh, -nij] /ˌkaʊn tərˈɛs pi əˌnɑʒ, -nɪdʒ/ noun 1. the detection and frustration of enemy . /ˌkaʊntərˈɛspɪəˌnɑːʒ/ noun 1. activities designed to detect and counteract enemy espionage
[ev-i-duh ns] /ˈɛv ɪ dəns/ noun 1. that which tends to prove or disprove something; ground for belief; proof. 2. something that makes plain or clear; an indication or sign: His flushed look was visible evidence of his fever. 3. Law. data presented to a court or jury in proof of the facts in issue […]
[koun-ter-ig-zam-puh l, -zahm-] /ˈkaʊn tər ɪgˌzæm pəl, -ˌzɑm-/ noun 1. an that refutes an assertion or claim. /ˈkaʊntərɪɡˌzɑːmpəl/ noun 1. an example or fact that is inconsistent with a hypothesis and may be used in argument against it
/ˈkuːkuː; ˈkʊkuː/ noun 1. a preparation of boiled corn meal and okras, stirred to a stiff consistency with a cou-cou stick, eaten in the Caribbean