negative end-expiratory pressure n.
A subatmospheric pressure that developes at the airway at the end of expiration.
noun 1. the electricity present in a body or substance that has an excess of electrons, as the electricity developed on a resin when rubbed with flannel.
- Negative equity
noun 1. the state of holding a property the value of which is less than the amount of mortgage still unpaid noun a situation when the market value of a property falls below the outstanding amount of its mortgage, sometimes forcing foreclosure
- Negative energy
noun any form of energy that is in some way detrimental, esp. spiritually Examples T’ai chi and reiki break up negative energy that is stuck.
noun 1. See under . [yoo-jen-iks] /yuˈdʒɛn ɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the study of or belief in the possibility of improving the qualities of the human species or a human population, especially by such means as discouraging reproduction by persons having genetic defects or presumed to have inheritable undesirable traits (negative […]