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  • n  opposition to the flow of electric current resulting from inductance and capacitance (rather than resistance)
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  • One Quick Way To Construct Better Criticism
    Here's a hint: it's about people. Given poorly, criticism tends to lead to the criticized parties involved feeling like crap--and the criticizer looking like a jerk (or worse ). If you're a psychologist, you'd call it reactance . If you're a regular person, you'd call it a dick move . Read Full Story        
    July 26, 2013 - Fast Company Magazine

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