Noun(1) unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment(2) something that incites or provokes; a means of arousing or stirring to action(3) needed encouragement
(1) In some cases defendants run the two qualified defences of provocation and diminished responsibility in tandem.(2) the assault had taken place under provocation(3) Moore and Girling denied murder, but pleaded guilty to manslaughter under provocation .(4) twenty patients had a high increase of serum gastrin after provocation with secretin(5) you should remain calm and not respond to provocation(6) Baseline sensitivity to grass pollen as measured by the conjunctival provocation test did not differ.(7) So far, we have encountered only two patients who have HCM and vasospastic angina with total occlusion during the acetylcholine provocation test.(8) walking with deliberate provocation, she struck a pose, then giggled(9) to do sth without provocation(10) he burst into tears at the slightest provocation(11) despite the provocation of the defenders(12) This study has validated the inhalation provocation test for the diagnosis of chronic BFL.(13) D was convicted of murder having raised both the defences of provocation and diminished responsibility.(14) As the judge reminded the jury, in interview Bodrul denied that he was acting in self - defence and he said that he was not acting under provocation .(15) Efficacy was assessed with a nasal provocation test using the allergen at a concentration previously demonstrated to elicit symptoms in each patient.(16) Alternatively the defence say she may have acted under provocation of a type which reduces murder to manslaughter in law.
2. justification ::
4. irritation ::
1. disincentive ::
Different Formsprovocation, provocations
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