Suppression meaning

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The state of being suppressed.
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The act of suppressing.
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A suppressing or being suppressed.
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The inhibition of gene expression.
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Suppression is the act of keeping something from happening.

An example of suppression is a government stopping citizens from participating in a certain activity.

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The failure of an organ or part to develop.
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Forceful constraint, prevention, or subduing. In electronics, the elimination or intentional attenuation of an unwanted oscillation, such as a sideband, a carrier, or an echo. In some voice encoding mechanisms, silence suppression senses periods of inactivity in a voice conversation and simply ceases sending data associated with that conversation. See also attenuation, carrier, echo, encode, oscillate, sideband, and silence suppression.
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The state of being suppressed.
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The state of being suppressed.
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The act or instance of suppressing.
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A process in which a person consciously excludes anxiety-producing thoughts, feelings, or memories.
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The act of suppressing.
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Conscious exclusion of unacceptable desires, thoughts, or memories from the mind.
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Conscious exclusion of unacceptable desires, thoughts, or memories from the mind.
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The inhibition of gene expression.
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