# Axis

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## Axis

In Cartesian charting, a line that bisects a chart. The x-axis cuts a chart horizontally, while the y-axis cuts it vertically.
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Under section 365-B and 376 of the Penal code, two women nominated in the cases were release after deviation of the witnesses.
If we think we have a fairly tight grouping of values, then standard deviations might lend the right sensitivity to sound the alarm (a good rule of thumb is that if the standard deviation is more than half of the average, the dispersion is high and normal distribution of values is suspect).
Had we been using any other propellant brand, I would have been happy with an average standard deviation below 20 fps.
A z-score is like a standard deviation score but it resets the measure so that the mean is 0, which allows for some easier calculations of later statistics.
Material and Methods: Ninety three patients with caudal deviation were included in the study.
Sharjah: Sharjah Police fined a total of 8,036 motorists for sudden deviation in two weeks in March.
Most deviations in the clinical laboratory and blood bank or transfusion service are caught and corrected early enough to prevent serious consequences.
Alternate cover test to establish whether the squint is unilateral or alternate and also to differentiate comitant from paralytic squint (Where secondary deviation is greater than primary deviation)
The calculation of the standard deviation is only meaningful if the data are normally distributed, ie, if they produce a symmetrical bell-shaped curve when plotted.
Surgery is performed according to angle of deviation, vision level, presence of alternation and ocular motility.

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