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react against someone or something

to respond negatively to someone or something. Why did she react against me so strongly? There is no need to react against the plan with such force.
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react to someone or something

to act in response to someone or something. You made some very good points. I would like to take some time to react to you. How did Mary react to the news?
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With React Native, app developers can avoid native and standard web approaches to app design.
Over the past month React showed the majority of their translated movies in a number of foreign culture centres.
sg Tel: +65-9627-6461 Paul Hourihane CEO Go React paul@go-react.
Consequently, some motorists panic and react impulsively, often risking their safety and that of other road users.
The interface with OnGuard and REACT automates and manages communications based on security events," said Luis Orbegoso, President of Lenel.
Cllr Robertson said: "With so little time to react, we were bounced into having to react to something when clearly compromise could have been reached.
ReACT is now installed at more than 70 housing association and local authority offices from Cornwall to Newcastle upon Tyne.
The ReACT process is a multi-pollutant control technology that has been shown to "significantly" reduce emissions at coal-fired power plants, according to the project partners who had that it has been used commercially in Japan "and achieved impressive results.
Direct ELISA was performed using normal human sera and human colostrum, to analyse the presence of antibodies which react with pharmacologically active pectic polysaccharides isolated from plants used in traditional Japanese herbal (Kampo) medicine.
Many become so adept at spotting these indicators that they, their partners, and their backup officers react at the same time through nonverbal communication and can control subjects before they can cause injury to themselves, the officers, or innocent citizens.
On flow to the offensive strength, we'd react as shown in Diag.
Most of this volume is made up of inert compounds and noble gases, so called because they don't react with their surroundings very much, if at all.
How they react to the stress of the abnormal is the crux of his stories.
Gorbachev reacted to me the way I once saw him react when he met David Rockefeller.