nonaggressive


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nonaggressive

(ˌnɒnəˈɡrɛsɪv)
adj
not aggressive or assertive; tending not to fight
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonaggressive - not aggressivenonaggressive - not aggressive; not given to fighting or assertiveness
unassertive - inclined to timidity or lack of self-confidence; "a shy unassertive person"
peaceful, peaceable - not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"
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Through this research we will also be looking at the sugar groups to see whether they can be used as a potential marker to diagnose prostate cancer and distinguish between aggressive and nonaggressive forms of the disease.
This collection has a younger, unisex, nonaggressive look,' said Lucas.
These radiographic findings were consistent with a nonaggressive mandibular bone deformity (benign neoplasia) and/or mineralized mass (dystrophic calcification) of the rostral aspect of the mandible.
Aggressive and nonaggressive children's perceptions of parental acceptance-rejection and control [dissertation].
The findings could aid in deciding when patients would be appropriate candidates for active surveillance (aka watchful waiting), an option for those with nonaggressive disease.
Unfortunately, there is no reproducible way to differentiate aggressivefrom nonaggressive subtypes.
New for the second edition Dunn examines nonaggressive and aggressive interior firefighting attacks, discusses risk intensity and risk frequency as well as the NIST five-stage time and temperature fire growth curve.
He defines militarization as the nonaggressive use of "space-based systems to collect, gather, and disseminate photographic intelligence, communications data, weather data, signals intelligence, and strategic reconnaissance" (5).
These small, nonaggressive cancers are common in people who display no symptoms during their lifetime and who die from causes other than thyroid cancer.
In older men with early nonaggressive cancer, active surveillance--where the cancer's progression is regularly monitored with blood tests, rectal exams, and biopsies--is a reasonable option.
Our commitment is born out of this ideal, to guarantee gentle and nonaggressive formulas, with an unprecedented reassurance that 98% of the ingredients come from natural sources and are placed under rigorous dermatological testing.
The sessions are nonaggressive and noncompetitive, for everyone 14 or over.