the reasoning faculty existing only within an individual mind, limited in scope and perishing with the body.
noun 1. opposition to a government or to specific governmental laws by the use of noncooperation and other nonviolent methods, as economic boycotts and protest marches. noun 1. resistance to a government, law, etc, made without violence, as by fasting, demonstrating peacefully, or refusing to cooperate A technique of demonstrating opposition to a government’s activities […]
noun 1. a safety device, as an air bag or special seat belt, that is activated automatically to protect an automobile passenger at the moment of impact when a collision occurs.
- Passive safety
noun 1. the practice of taking measures to reduce the consequences of accidents, as opposed to attempting to avoid them altogether Compare active safety
noun 1. the inhaling of cigarette, cigar, and pipe smoke of others, especially by a nonsmoker in an enclosed area. noun 1. the inhalation of smoke from other people’s cigarettes by a nonsmoker noun involuntary inhaling of smoke created by others