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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. resistance, the Resistance: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. resistance: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. resistance, the Resistance: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. resistance: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. resistance: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Resistance, resistance: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. resistance, the Resistance, the resistance: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Resistance: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. resistance: Wiktionary [home, info]
  11. resistance: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  12. resistance: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. resistance: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. resistance, resistance (resistance level): Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. resistance: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. resistance: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. resistance: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Resistance (Aero Chord song), Resistance (Battlestar Galactica), Resistance (Burning Spear album), Resistance (France), Resistance (IQ Album), Resistance (Muse song), Resistance (Owen Sheers novel), Resistance (Sheers novel), Resistance (Star Trek), Resistance (Star Wars), Resistance (TV series), Resistance (The Casualties album), Resistance (Voyager episode), Resistance (Winds of Plague album), Resistance (YBNP), Resistance (bulletin), Resistance (comics), Resistance (creativity), Resistance (disambiguation), Resistance (ecology), Resistance (electricity), Resistance (film), Resistance (military), Resistance (miniseries), Resistance (physics), Resistance (psychoanalysis), Resistance (psychology), Resistance (series), Resistance (song), Resistance (technical analysis), Resistance (upcoming film), Resistance (video game), Resistance (video game series), Resistance, The Resistance (Applegate novel), The Resistance (Malley novel), The Resistance (Muse album), The Resistance (Swedish band), The Resistance (album), The Resistance (comics), The Resistance (film), The Resistance (game), The Resistance (party game), The Resistance (series), The Resistance: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Resistance: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. resistance: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. resistance: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. resistance: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. resistance: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. resistance: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. resistance: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. resistance: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. resistance: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. resistance: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. resistance: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Resistance: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (13 matching dictionaries)
  1. Resistance: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. resistance: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  3. resistance: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  4. Resistance: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  5. Resistance: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  6. Resistance: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  7. Resistance: Futures and Options Market Terminology [home, info]
  8. RESISTANCE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  9. Resistance: Investopedia [home, info]
  10. Resistance: Comprehensive Financial [home, info]
  11. Resistance: Securities Terminology [home, info]
  12. Resistance (biology), The Resistance, resistance: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  13. Resistance (biology), Resistance: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: CCI Computer [home, info]
  2. resistance: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  3. resistance: I T Glossary [home, info]
  4. Resistance (biology), Resistance (electricity), Resistance (electronics), Resistance (physics), Resistance (to antiviral drugs), resistance: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. Resistance: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Resistance: AIDSinfo Glossary [home, info]
  3. resistance: Breast Cancer Talking Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Resistance: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  5. resistance: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Resistance: HIV/AIDS Glossary [home, info]
  7. Resistance: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  8. Resistance: AIDS Medical Glossary and Drug Chart [home, info]
  9. resistance: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  10. Resistance (biology), Resistance (to antiviral drugs), resistance: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  11. Resistance: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  12. resistance: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. resistance: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: Electrochemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Resistance: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  3. Resistance: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  4. Resistance: Biological Control [home, info]
  5. Resistance: Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Resistance: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Resistance: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. resistance: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]
  2. resistance: Electronics [home, info]
  3. Resistance: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  4. RESISTANCE, RESISTANCE: Energy Terms [home, info]
  5. resistance: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  6. Resistance: Explosives [home, info]
  7. Resistance: Glossary of Energy Terms [home, info]
  8. resistance: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  9. Resistance: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  10. RESISTANCE: Power Engineering [home, info]
  11. Resistance: Electrical Engineering Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (resistance)

noun:  the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with ("He encountered a general feeling of resistance from many citizens")
noun:  the military action of resisting the enemy's advance ("The enemy offered little resistance")
noun:  group action in opposition to those in power
noun:  (psychiatry) an unwillingness to bring repressed feelings into conscious awareness
noun:  the degree of unresponsiveness of a disease-causing microorganism to antibiotics or other drugs (as in penicillin-resistant bacteria)
noun:  any mechanical force that tends to retard or oppose motion
noun:  an electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current
noun:  a secret group organized to overthrow a government or occupation force
noun:  (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease
noun:  a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms

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