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Of, tending toward, or marked by resistance: a person resistive to change.

re·sis′tive·ly adv.
re·sis′tive·ness n.


in a resistive manner, with resistance
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However, despite examples of the two terms, many of my White students so predictably and resistively (9) wrote "American" as their ethnicity.
God is the catapulting ground from which the struggle for life among the crushed ones and fragile classes resistively rests, resourcefully grows, and providentially overflows.
5 that the volume resistively decreases with increase in loading of the nanotubes.