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English definition of “negative”

negative

adjective (ELECTRICITY)    /ˈneɡ.ə.tɪv/ US  /-t̬ɪv/
of the type of electrical charge that is carried by electrons → Opposite positiveElectricity and electronics negatively     /-li/ adverb Not hopefulYes, no and not
(Definition of negative adjective (ELECTRICITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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