Origin of resistive
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This morning lies in bed staring, resistive, again she is markedly cataleptic.
There she was described as quiet, mute, tube-fed, resistive.
When interfered with, she was resistive and sometimes let herself fall out of bed.
She soiled, refused food, and was resistive when anything was done to her.
We must give him endurance, quickness of response, and resistive force.Keeping Fit All the Way
- another word for resistant
- exhibiting electrical resistance
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