# Weighted

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## Weighted

Describing an average in which some values count for more than others. For example, if an index consisting of 10 stocks is weighted for price, this means that the average price of the stocks will move more when the stocks with higher price move. Most indices use weighted averages so "smaller" values do not affect the index inordinately. This helps correct for the fact that averages tend to be affected by extreme values. One of the most common ways of weighting an average is to weight for market capitalization.
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It follows from [3] that for [beta],[beta] > -1, these functions are mutually orthogonal with respect to the weight function [w.
In this paper a two step fourth order iterative method is derived based on (5) by giving a new weight function given by
The number of casing strings/liners below the drive casing is denoted NS and the corresponding weight function is shown in Table 7.
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Definition 5 Let [rho]v be the weight function for WPGraph vertices, Tx a text and m a word of Tx.
But it uses a varying weight function, which gives more weight to points that are far from every center.
On the basis of the above weight function, it is possible to calculate the value of combined coefficient [[eta].
ij], which denotes the i weight function from Eqs 10-12 along with the j estimator from Eqs 9.
At this phase, the change of vacuum state irregularity as a function of vacuum form's motion is mathematically expressed by the vacuum form's weight function.
Mary Reveley was on the mark when top weight Function Dream battled on gamely for conditional Tony Ross to get the better of Nosam in the two-mile-five-furlong handicap chase.
If [lambda] is an absolutely continuous function, then d[lambda](t) = w(t) dt, where w is a given nonnegative and integrable weight function over the smallest interval [a, b] which contains the support of [lambda].
d] by parameters other than the edge weight function v.

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