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synonyms for indirect

  • ambiguous
  • ancillary
  • circuitous
  • implied
  • incidental
  • oblique
  • tortuous
  • collateral
  • circular
  • circumlocutory
  • complicated
  • contingent
  • crooked
  • devious
  • discursive
  • duplicitous
  • erratic
  • eventual
  • long
  • long way home
  • long-drawn-out
  • long-winded
  • meandering
  • obscure
  • out-of-the-way
  • periphrastic
  • rambling
  • secondary
  • serpentine
  • sidelong
  • sinister
  • sinuous
  • snaking
  • sneaking
  • sneaky
  • subsidiary
  • twisting
  • underhand
  • vagrant
  • wandering
  • winding
  • zigzag
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antonyms for indirect

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  • direct
  • straight
  • straightforward
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What they didn’t measure was the “indirect” effect of vaccines in preventing the further spread of the virus, even though some computer models have predicted that blocking transmission could save more lives.
SO YOU GOT THE VACCINE. CAN YOU STILL INFECT PEOPLE? PFIZER IS TRYING TO FIND OUT.STEPHANIE ARNETTFEBRUARY 2, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Besides, high readability levels will make your content hard to understand for people with various cognitive disabilities, so this may be another indirect signal to Google that your content is good for a limited audience.
HOW TO ANALYZE ON-PAGE COPY QUALITYANN SMARTYJANUARY 7, 2021SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Under the newly passed requirement, brokers and consultants must tell employers the various forms of direct or indirect compensation they receive from vendors associated with a health plan.
LAVISH BONUS? LUXURY TRIP? HEALTH BENEFITS BROKERS WILL HAVE TO DISCLOSE WHAT THEY RECEIVE FROM THE INSURANCE INDUSTRYBY MARSHALL ALLENJANUARY 6, 2021PROPUBLICA
Respiratory indirect calorimetry is typically done at a doctor’s office, although small, portable, more affordable devices are increasingly being brought to market.
SOME PEOPLE CAN EAT ANYTHING AND NOT GAIN A POUND. HOW METABOLISM AFFECTS THE CALORIES YOU BURN EACH DAY.TEREZIE TOLAR-PETERSONJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One indirect way to do it is to fill it with three-dimensional triangular tiles.
A MATHEMATICIAN’S UNANTICIPATED JOURNEY THROUGH THE PHYSICAL WORLDKEVIN HARTNETTDECEMBER 16, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Crowd marketing does not only provide pure SEO gains, but also indirect benefits.
CROWD MARKETING: A LINK BUILDING METHOD THAT ONLY 2% USE TO RANK HIGHER ON GOOGLEANDREI CUCLESCHINDECEMBER 15, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Researchers like Rowland say edited pigs could also have the indirect benefit of lowering the chance that certain viruses will spill over from pigs to humans.
GENE EDITING HAS MADE PIGS IMMUNE TO A DEADLY EPIDEMICKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 11, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Understanding indirect microbrowser traffic and its relationship to social media can help correlate where conversions are really coming from, and whether you ought to boost or reduce spend accordingly to see a better ROI.
MAKING THE MOST OF SMALL-SCREEN CONTENT FOR BIG ENGAGEMENT IMPACTSPONSORED CONTENT: CLOUDINARYSEPTEMBER 24, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Due to the direct effects of the pandemic, in terms of the deaths it has caused, but also due to its gigantic indirect effects on fragile health systems in the developing countries, we’ve regressed.
WHEN BILL GATES THINKS WE’LL HAVE A COVID-19 VACCINE—AND WHY THAT WON’T BE THE END OF THE PANDEMICCLEAF2013SEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
In such cases, Synthesis, which is taught hereafter, develops an indirect relation.
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WORDS RELATED TO INDIRECT

  • connotative
  • evocative
  • implied
  • impressionistic
  • indirect
  • inferred
  • remindful
  • crafty
  • criminal
  • deceitful
  • devious
  • dishonest
  • dishonorable
  • double-dealing
  • dubious
  • fraudulent
  • illegal
  • indirect
  • iniquitous
  • lying
  • nefarious
  • questionable
  • ruthless
  • shady
  • shifty
  • treacherous
  • underhand
  • unlawful
  • unprincipled
  • unscrupulous
  • untruthful
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