negative indication

negative indication

[′neg·əd·iv ‚in·də′kā·shən]
(computer science)
A hole punched in a specified column and specified punch position on a punch card to indicate that a number represented in a particular field of the card has a negative sign.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
After Noble Midstream Partners (NBLX) reported that Terry Gerhart and John Nicholson each resigned on Friday, August 9, as CEO and COO, respectively, MUFG analyst Barrett Blaschke said he sees the news as "a negative indication" and "a red flag" about parent Noble Energy's (NBL) strategic review of the midstream business.
Mentioning me all the time has a negative indication," Sisi added He also talked about the previous presidential election that that took place between March 26 and 28, saying that Egyptian's participation came as a strong message to everyone inside and outside the country.
"If it happened, it is a negative indication. However, the price hike will push consumers to find ways to save money," he said.
subtilis could be a negative indication of how further research could pan out.
Khalil warned that growth in customer deposits and loans has fallen to some extent compared to previous years, warning that this is a very negative indication.
The fact that eight nations, including the United States, voted against the motion is a negative indication," Sabeeh added.
"Such an American step gives a negative indication of the possibility of success in the efforts to revive stalled peace talks," the statement quoted him as saying.
"Continuous decline in the FDI is a negative indication for economy and reflects that the foreign investors' confidence is still not restored and they have reservations over Pakistan's economic performance," economists said.
The legislation would also have prohibited credit rating agencies from placing a negative indication upon a consumer's credit report because the consumer engages in a comparison of loan rates (See July 27 Insurance Advocate e-newsletter for additional coverage).
They provide positive or negative indication of meth residue on the basis of the kit's lower limit of identification (0.05, 0.1, or 0.5 [micro]g/100 [cm.sup.2]).
Anyone who lives in Michigan knows that if CPS officials feel there is any negative indication, they will remove the children from the home right away.
Without any negative indication whatsoever, I heartily applaud the change to