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adverse  


      adj  
1    antagonistic or inimical; hostile  
adverse criticism     
2    unfavourable to one's interests  
adverse circumstances     
3    contrary or opposite in direction or position  
adverse winds     
4    (of leaves, flowers, etc.) facing the main stem  
   Compare       averse       2  
     (C14: from Latin adversus opposed to, hostile, from advertere to turn towards, from ad- to, towards + vertere to turn)  
  adversely      adv  
  adverseness      n  


adverse possession  
      n     (Property law)   the occupation or possession of land by a person not legally entitled to it. If continued unopposed for a period specifed by law, such occupation extinguishes the title of the rightful owner  
adverse pressure gradient  
      n     (Aerodynamics)   an increase of pressure in the direction of flow  
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adverse  

  
antagonistic, conflicting, contrary, detrimental, disadvantageous, hostile, inexpedient, inimical, injurious, inopportune, negative, opposing, opposite, reluctant, repugnant, unfavourable, unfortunate, unfriendly, unlucky, unpropitious, unwilling  
  
Antonyms     
   advantageous, auspicious, beneficial, favourable, fortunate, helpful, lucky, opportune, promising, propitious, suitable  

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