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Something that opposes, or balances out, another
“This would appear to show that the plaster acts as a counteraction to the excessive absorption of moisture.”
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An act of retaliation or revenge
“Deterrence is a state of mind brought about by the existence of a credible threat of unacceptable counteraction.”
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A strong negative reaction by a large number of people, especially to a social or political development
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Resistance or dissent, expressed in action or argument
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Lack of susceptibility, or of capacity to feel or perceive
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The act of neutralizing
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To act or contradicting or denying the truth of something
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A contest held to establish someone's, or something's, superiority or supremacy
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Conflict or animosity caused by a clash of wills, temperaments, or opinions
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A means of counteracting or eliminating something undesirable
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