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Background

Anything used in an advertisement that is not the primary goal of that advertisement. Examples of background information include actors, music and colors. For example, the background in an ad for a vacation package may be an image of a family on the beach. Background is used in marketing to produce a desired response.
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The Chromium team reports to seeing '25 percent fewer busy background tabs' with the update.
From the last period of 1980s, many simulate studies have been done on marker-assisted introgression, mainly concentrate on background selection (Hillel et al.
Founded in 2003 as a non-profit trade association, the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) represents the interests of more than 700 member companies around the world that offer tenant, employment and background screening.
In the presence of a multiplicative background risk only (i.
In May, an outside firm will begin conducting criminal background checks on applicants.
The children with SLI correctly identified 95 percent of the consonants presented without background noise, only slightly below the near-perfect performance of the other two groups.
In an initial logistic regression model, controlling only for teenagers' background characteristics, youth reporting a recent move at Wave 1 had a significantly elevated likelihood of beginning to have sex by Wave 2 (odds ratio, 1.
The response rate among patients not receiving 3TC or FTC in their background treatment regimen was 80% versus 25% on placebo.
I wanted to include this huge Buddha statue (it stands more than 30 feet tall) as my background layer, but I also wanted a foreground layer featuring a silhouetted worshipper seated in a rectangular prayer area, and a middle-ground layer of a soaring, softly illuminated archway.
The gamma-ray data is somewhat correlated (not as much as we would have hoped) and is presently being used to reject data where the background count rate shows significant changes during the course of a run.
One relatively new method for screening program applicants and for identifying students who may be unsuitable for work as a counselor, the criminal background check, has not been addressed in the counseling literature.
For example, Tang and Moore (1992) emphasize the importance and effectiveness of using pre-reading activities with ESL students, while Richgels (2002) discusses the necessity of providing background knowledge to the students before beginning actual reading instruction.