The act of contravening or the state of being contravened; a violation, contradiction, or inconsistency.
(Biology) Ability (of an organism, tissue, or cell) to withstand a destructive agent or condition such as a chemical compound, a disease agent, or an environmental stressor:
An inconsistency or discrepancy:
The state or quality of being neutralized.
An amount offset
The definition of an opposition is a conflict, resistance or disagreement.
A remedy by which a court calls in, annuls, and retains possession of a void or rescinded written legal document because it may cause unnecessary litigation or make a person’s title to property unclear. For example, a court may call in, annul, and retain possession of a void deed to real estate that a party used to falsely claim title to someone else’s real property, in order to prevent any such claims in the future.
A blow given in return
The act or fact of reciprocating; interchange.
Reprisal is an act of using force or causing injury for vengeance.
A requiting or being requited
Violent response to an act of harm or perceived injustice.
(Theology) Punishment or reward distributed in a future life based on performance in this one.
Something done in retaliation, especially a defeat of a rival who has been victorious.
Tit for tat is defined as a repayment of equal value for a trade or for retaliation.
Vengeance is something done in revenge, such as a punishment issued.
The experience or beginning of a feeling, need, or desire:
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