the letter N in the International Code of Signals, signifying “no” when flown by itself: a square flag having four rows of alternate blue and white squares.
noun, Physics. 1. the luminous region between the Crookes dark space and the Faraday dark space in a vacuum tube, occurring when the pressure is low.
- Negative hallucination
noun 1. (psychol) an apparent abnormal inability to perceive an object
noun 1. invested income that has produced a loss and hence may yield a tax deduction.
noun 1. a system of income subsidy through which persons having less than a certain annual income receive money from the government rather than pay taxes to it. A plan to raise the income of the poor by direct cash subsidies. Instead of paying an income tax, the poor would receive a cash payment from […]