negatively charged


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Negatively \Neg"a*tive*ly\, adv.
   1. In a negative manner; with or by denial. "He answered
      negatively." --Boyle.
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   2. In the form of speech implying the absence of something;
      -- opposed to positively.
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            I shall show what this image of God in man is,
            negatively, by showing wherein it does not consist,
            and positively, by showing wherein it does consist.
                                                  --South.
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   Negatively charged or Negatively electrified (Elec.),
      having a charge of the kind of electricity called
      negative, as does the electron.
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