Definition of Counterintuitively

1. Adverb. In a counterintuitive manner.

Partainyms: Counterintuitive



Definition of Counterintuitively

1. Adverb. in a manner contrary to intuition or common sense ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Counterintuitively

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countering
counterinitiative
counterinitiatives
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counterinsurgencies
counterinsurgency
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counterinsurgents
counterintelligence
counterinterpretation
counterinterpretations
counterintuition
counterintuitive
counterintuitively (current term)
counterintuitiveness
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counterinvestigation
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Literary usage of Counterintuitively

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1. Overview of the Third Text Retrieval Conference (Trec-3) edited by D. K. Harmon (1995)
"... we do not find any significant correlation between searcher experience and query performance. Somewhat counterintuitively, however, the results do ..."

2. Partial Evaluation and Automatic Program Generation by Neil D. Jones, Carsten K. Gomard, Peter Sestoft (1993)
"Perhaps counterintuitively, this speedup is considered linear since for each static m it is constantly faster than the naive algorithm (see Section 6.2). ..."

3. Proceedings of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Symposium on edited by Judith H. LaRosa, Michael J. Horan, Eugene R. Passamani (1996)
"... counterintuitively, does not necessarily result in increased compliance or appropriate use of services.32 Consistent with these findings, ..."

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