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reject

(rĭ-jĕkt′)
tr.v. re·jected, re·jecting, re·jects
1. To spit out or vomit: The baby rejected the medicine.
2. Medicine To resist immunologically the introduction of (a transplanted organ or tissue); fail to accept as part of one's own body.

re·ject′er, re·jec′tor n.
re·jec′tion (-jĕk′shən) adj.
re·jec′tive adj.
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Also, if we have reject bags, the checkweigher rejector pushes them off the conveyor without someone having to handle the bag."
Now a long time resident of the United States, and an enthusiastic rejector of many of the cultural experiences of his youth, he has retained a life long allegiance to a sport, and a team, that helped him psychologically deal with the everyday horrors of the Nazi era.
Three political value typologies were identified in this sample: enthusiast, ambivalent, and rejector. (Contains 8 tables and 18 references.) (Author/SLD)
Three of these, the nervous "Avoider", the overprotective "Guardian", or the discounting "Rejector" have extremely negative consequences.
Chatterjee, Dutta, Ray, and Sengupta (1993) analyze a transferable utility game with discounting and a fixed "protocol" describing the order of proposers and respondents, with the first rejector becoming the new proposer.
In fact, as normally used, the chi-square test, like all goodness of fit tests, works best as a rejector of fits.
Then came more intense one-on-one situations, in which someone was assigned the rejector role.
What we must continue to condemn, I think, is that this courageous and outrageous king of critics, initially the keenest rejector of false values and cant, failed to extend his radical revaluation of his world to his preconceptions about himself as a writer, friend, husband and, ultimately, sage.
(1972), |Curbside Deterrence: An Analysis of the Effect of a Slug Rejector Device, Coin View Window and Warning Labels on Slug Usage in New York City Parking Meters', Criminology, August 127-42.
In the typical Stirling cycle, a working fluid is shuttled through a heat exchanger circuit, comprising a heat acceptor, a regenerator, and a heat rejector. First, a piston compresses a gas that is in a compression space near the heat rejector.
In addition, a selection of available conveyors, guide rails, transfer plates, dual-locking reject bins, and rejector types are available to accommodate a range of package types.
The end-user selects from many optional conveyors, guide rails, transfer plates, dual locking reject bins and a variety of rejector types to ensure safe and secure handling, weighing and inspection of virtually any package type.