[fawls-neg-uh-tiv] /ˈfɔlsˈnɛg ə tɪv/
noun, Also, false negative
pertaining to or being a false-negative.
See false negative
- False-negative reaction
false-negative reaction n. An erroneous or mistakenly negative response.
[fawls] /fɔls/ adjective, falser, falsest. 1. not true or correct; erroneous: a false statement. 2. uttering or declaring what is untrue: a false witness. 3. not faithful or loyal; treacherous: a false friend. 4. tending to deceive or mislead; deceptive: a false impression. 5. not genuine; counterfeit. 6. based on mistaken, erroneous, or inconsistent impressions, […]
- False pain
false pain n. A uterine contraction, preceding and sometimes resembling a true labor pain, but distinguishable from it by the lack of progressive effacement and dilation of the cervix.
- False position
noun 1. a situation in which a person is forced to act or seems to be acting against his principles or interests