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averse

Botany (of leaves, flowers, etc.) turned away from the main stem
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I insisted on my aversion to lying with my own brother, and she insisted upon its being impossible to bring him to consent to my going from him to England; and in this uncertainty we continued, not differing so as to quarrel, or anything like it, but so as not to be able to resolve what we should do to make up that terrible breach that was before us.
I fell into the deepest dejection, believing that she had gone away, yet took no steps to resolve my doubt by inquiry of my landlady, to whom, indeed, I had taken an unconquerable aversion from her having once spoken of the girl with less of reverence than I thought befitting.
Possibly, some people might suspect him of a degree of under-bred pride; I have a sympathetic chord within that tells me it is nothing of the sort: I know, by instinct, his reserve springs from an aversion to showy displays of feeling - to manifestations of mutual kindliness.
He had no hope that had not long been my despair, no aversion that I had not accepted among the more or less comfortable conditions of the universe.
FX Update: The dollar has held firm, and the yen firmer amid a persisting global risk aversion theme.
The first offerings -- now available for licensing -- assess risk tolerance, loss aversion and decision consistency, as well as provide turnkey custom portfolio assessment and building.
My thoughts were driven by the broader behavioral economics theory of loss aversion.
For these executives to overcome loss aversion and deem the risk acceptable, the possible winnings would need to be at least double the potential loss - a finding echoed by scientific studies.
TOKYO, April 12 (KUNA) -- The US Dollar fell to a five-month low against the Japanese yen into the lower JPY 109 range on Wednesday, due to risk aversion amid increasing geopolitical tensions.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 17, 2016-Zoetis unveils SILEO for treatment of noise aversion in dogs without sedating
Si el emprendimiento esta vinculado a rasgos y habilidades especificas, tales como una actitud activa, audaz y resolutiva, entonces se trataria mas bien de aspectos inmodificables, relacionados con los talentos intrinsecos y con el grado de la aversion personal al riesgo (quod natura non dat, salmantica non prwstat).
This process of conditioning as taste aversion can be a useful behavioral tool to train livestock to avoid some toxic plants (RALPHS & PROVENZA, 1999).