nondecision

nondecision

(ˌnɒndɪˈsɪʒən)
n
the failure to make a decisionan unsatisfactory decision
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Do we forever feel helpless because of our own 'nondecision'?
(260.) For the now-obligatory citation for nondecision as a form of
Kimmich was denied a penalty despite stumbling after Shane Ferguson came close to him, a nondecision which brought few groans from either him or his team-mates.
Communication behaviors in decision and nondecision situations.
The Court's nondecision has left the Administration with
In most studies on the mechanism of regulatory fit effect the focus has been in the domain of nondecision making, such as persuasion and negotiation (Appelt et al., 2009; Cesario, Grant, & Higgins, 2004).
"It was a great game, but the only thing we're talking about is the nondecision.
If we'd scored earlier we may have won, hit the bar and there was a strange nondecision when Lee Gregory was fouled in the area."
Qualitative Content Analysis According to Graneheim and Lundman (2004) Theme Communication Barriers Category Nondecision Problems Holding Codes to the Decision Unworthy tube feeding Back to the start again Starving to death New opinion Painful unnecessary New examinations examinations Ambiguities in the approach Undignified death to next-of-kin Incomplete pain relief Ashamed for the next-of-kin Impossible to make a status Forget the care plan Everyone has a chance The tube was back again Not easy to make a decision Discontinuity among physicians Death gives bad statistics Not stand by decision Inconsequence among physician New questionable signs
Theoretical extensions of the DAM are under development that incorporate nondecision components (e.g., encoding stimuli, motor response, distractions) within the model, and that allow for variability of rates and termination criteria within the blocks.
There is a sense among those who have watched the situation closely that the recent "nondecision decision" - the UT board never voted on Cigarroa's recommendation to keep Powers around - could be a significant step toward quelling the controversy that has surrounded the system and its flagship institution for nearly three years.