negative relationship


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negative relationship

(in research) an inverse relationship between two variables. As one variable increases, the other decreases. Also called inverse relationship. Compare positive relationship.
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The study said in the fertile group, all parameters showed positive relationship and in the infertile, except sperm morphology, all other parameters showed negative relationship.
Practitioners and scholars alike would assume a positive or negative relationship between risk and each of the six domains.
Correlation analysis showed a significant negative relationship between Social Media usage and academic performance.
Specifically, the strength of the negative relationship between negative feedback and job performance was reduced as extraversion, openness to experience, agreeableness, emotional stability, and conscientiousness increased.
Having developed a negative relationship with food that led her to make unhealthy choices, she changed her lifestyle by rediscovering her love of cooking.
The results indicated that there is a negative relationship between spirituality-based lifestyle and procrastination among employed women in Tehran (P < 0.
As from the bootstrap results (see the results of total effects in Table 2), it is clearly shown that there is significant negative relationship between sleep deprivation and employee performance (b = - 0.
Interestingly, research results show that the negative relationship between firm performance and CEO turnover is weaker when CEOs simultaneously holds chairman positions.
Correlation coefficient indicated significant negative relationship between emotional maltreatment and self-esteem (degrading r= -0.
The pecking order theory and agency theory suggest a negative relationship.
This negative relationship is possibly due to the heavily cash based economy of Jamaica, as well as the low level of adoption of POS terminals.
Results: Results depicted that self-efficacy has significant negative relationship with depression (r = -.

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