Abnegative

Ab´ne`ga`tive


a.1.Denying; renouncing; negative.
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Cell viability was calculated using the following formula: Cell viability (%) = (absorbance (Ab)experimental group--Abblank control) / (Abnegative control--Abblank control) x 100%.
Some statutes, like that addressing genocide,(81) have even provided greater detail than that found in the Genocide Convention,(82) but detail an erroneous and abnegative nature that generally precludes the ability of the United States to effectuate its obligations under the Genocide Convention if prosecution can only be based on the federal statute (which may not be the case).(83) In any event, a new federal statute mirroring the definition of genocide in the treaty or incorporating the treaty and/or the customary prohibition of genocide by reference is preferable.(84)
Some statutes, like that addressing genocide,(49) have even provided greater detail than that found in the Genocide Convention,(50) but detail of an erroneous and abnegative nature that generally precludes the ability of the United States to effectuate its obligations under the Genocide Convention if prosecution can only be based on the federal statute (which may not be the case).(51) In any event, a new federal statute mirroring the definition of genocide in the treaty or incorporating the treaty and/or the customary prohibition of genocide by reference is preferable.(52)