retrograde


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Synonyms for retrograde

Synonyms for retrograde

directed or facing toward the back or rear

to move in a reverse direction

to move back or away from a point, limit, or mark

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

Synonyms for retrograde

move backward in an orbit, of celestial bodies

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move in a direction contrary to the usual one

go back over

get worse or fall back to a previous condition

moving from east to west on the celestial sphere

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of amnesia

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going from better to worse

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moving or directed or tending in a backward direction or contrary to a previous direction

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A cystoscopy demonstrated normal bilateral ureteral orifices and a retrograde pyelography was performed.
Our previous pilot studies on patients with non end-stage heart disease indicate that retrograde delivery into the coronary sinus by infusion is successful, as it gives doctors the ability to deliver large numbers of stem cells directly to the impacted areas with minimal side effects to the patient.
Later, they had the mice to suffer from retrograde amnesia by injecting anisomycin, which alters memory formation.
The CMRE facilitated base closures and transfers and recovery, redistribution, retrograde, and disposal (R3D) by providing retrograde support to maneuver units that were conducting counterinsurgency operations.
Flint said, 'The proposals out of Europe in terms of capping the ratio of variable to fixed (pay) is a retrograde step against long-term deferral.
This vast redeployment and retrograde task nests in a tangle of diplomatic, geographic, and fiscal constraints, each contributing to the complexity and requiring the careful attention of CDDOC and its several strategic partners.
He blasted the tax as "a retrograde step for pubs, which will have a positive impact on supermarkets, as they'll benefit from earlier pub closures".
Forces-Afghanistan is in the midst of a massive retrograde and redeployment effort as combat operations in Afghanistan are transitioned from the United States and North Atlantic Treaty Organization forces to Afghan security forces.
Fitted with an in-house manufacture movement, the retrograde action of the second hand and minute hand move from left to right in a circular arc of 45 minutes, with an area for 15 minutes added time.
Mercury retrograde 2014 is in session for the second time this year.
Going further, the spokesperson said not allowing "independent journalists to function is a retrograde step" as "free flow of information between India and Pakistan has long been recognised as an important confidence building measure".
During my PhD and postdoctoral research, we have shown that a retrograde signal generated in the chloroplast by light modulates alternative splicing.
The State Department said the US favours using Pakistani overland routes for retrograde movement of equipment out of Afghanistan and voiced the hope that the current situation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with regard to the Torkham route will not have a long-term impact.
WASHNINGTON (PAN): In view of the anti-US demonstrations in Pakistan, the Pentagon on Tuesday announced to temporarily halt shipment of its retrograde cargo through ground lines of communication (GLOCS) as a precautionary measure.
Washington, Dec 01 ( ANI ): An Indian origin surgeon has performed a historic first retrograde gene therapy, a novel procedure designed to deliver stem cells to the heart to repair damaged muscle and arteries in the most minimally invasive way possible.