nonvoluntary


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nonvoluntary

(ˌnɒnˈvɒləntərɪ)
adj
a US equivalent of involuntary
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Adj.1.nonvoluntary - not subject to the control of the willnonvoluntary - not subject to the control of the will; "involuntary manslaughter"; "involuntary servitude"; "an involuntary shudder"; "It (becoming a hero) was involuntary. They sank my boat"- John F.Kennedy
unconscious - not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead; "lay unconscious on the floor"
unwilling - not disposed or inclined toward; "an unwilling assistant"; "unwilling to face facts"
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Interviewees generally understood the content of the survey, though findings from the interviews suggested the need for small wording changes, a set of items to discern nonvoluntary disenrollees (who were not the target of the survey) from voluntary disenrollees, and the need to make multiple references to the name of the plan from which the beneficiary disenrolled so that respondents were not confused about the referent plan.
Frankfurt goes on to explain that the most important form of caring is love, a nonvoluntary, disinterested concern for the flourishing of what is loved, says a review on the Princeton University Press website.
In the future as the modules are more freely available, residency program directors can be surveyed regarding adoption of modules in a nonvoluntary setting.
By referring to the theory of conservation of resources, in this paper we have partially revealed the transformation of nonvoluntary CB into implicit CWB, thereby contributing new knowledge to the research in this domain.
TAXATION IS THEFT, and nonvoluntary government institutions are not simply misguided--they're absolute violations of the NAP.
This subtracts out the nonvoluntary component of the return rate and focuses solely on the discretionary reciprocity voluntarily displayed by the trustee (i.e., the return rate given above the mandatory minimum).
Recent studies using other modalities of nonvoluntary exercise training, as Rota-rod and swimming, have also shown beneficial effects on dystrophic muscle.
Lebanese politicians therefore prefer to speak of "safe return." Some human rights groups fear this aims to clear a path for the nonvoluntary return of refugees to ostensibly "safe" areas of Syria.
"Is There a Logical Slippery Slope from Voluntary to Nonvoluntary Euthanasia?" Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 21 (4): 379-404.
In this group of patients, we followed the relationship between the number of days of hospitalization of mentally ill patients, in psychiatry wards through nonvoluntary admission and the diagnosis at discharge.
My study addressed the nonvoluntary reduction of pesticide use by assessing grower decision-making in a regulation-forcing context and by prompting growers about land considerations.
This nonvoluntary movement was previously reported as the "no-no" type bobble-head doll sign, which has been recognized as voluntary rhythmic head waving in an attempt to release the cerebrospinal fluid obstruction caused by the posterior fossa cyst [7].