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This was a regressive tax system, but less regressive than that of any other industrialized country.
Dystopians, in contradistinction to utopians, believe that technology is more regressive than progressive, more a force for evil than good.
And if you tax consumption with indirect taxation, taxes often pyramid, with resultant price increases of a regressive nature.
It could be argued that high subsidence rates of the rift basin there meant that a regressive signal was not recorded.
Instead of leading the country to an exciting new reality, they cocoon in a scary, paranoid, regressive reality.
Our evolution has been mired in regressive politics and leaders who misdirect public policy on diversionary insignificancy.
Broadly speaking, the more conservative the state's political representation in the legislature, the more regressive its tax burden.
He said the possibility of bringing back fees, being considered in a government review of third level funding, could prove regressive.
Lastly, are we really preparing for developed world status, or are we on a regressive path to under-developed status?
We are offering the Bill to the Government in the hope that they will take it on board and run with this rather than their own regressive Bill.
But we shouldn't carry around an image of a company that is regressive in its treatment of its workers.
Bill was comfortable expressing emotion, but he was also bothered by Jane's persistence in maintaining the above-mentioned regressive behaviors.
Apparently, the mother was unable to cope with her own alcoholism, violent domestic situation, and Jane's regressive behavior.
It's an example of infantilism, a regressive desire for boundarylessness, a plea for a love object that never disappoints.
Work with your staff on understanding the regressive behaviors that may be exhibited.
Erin and Brenna had gone through regressive hypnosis to try and determine what exactly they had both seen.
Links and colleagues rightly note that modern short-term hospitalizations have few of the regressive dangers that previously existed.
I find their puerile, psychologically regressive child's play boring and self-absorbed, but maybe I just don't understand them.
A 1998 report described 12 children with inflammatory bowel disorders who developed regressive conditions including autism.
Clearly we are not likely to lower regressive excise taxes on cigarettes, nor are we likely to lower the payroll tax for lower-income workers.
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Examples from Classical Literature
In so far as sleep is psychologically determined, it is a regressive phenomenon.
The double work-support is, of course, a great improvement, while the tool-support is regressive since it lacks a feed screw.
Whether in regressive or progressive series, each to-day presents a case of arrested development.
Sanity and insanity are, roughly speaking, states where progressive or regressive thinking rule.
Almost as if they are tired of regressive melodrama, producers of a couple of shows have turned focus to plots based on remarriage.
He had conquered his regressive tendencies and his speech was improving.
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