Dispersion

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Dispersion

In statistics, the placement of data points along a chart relative to an average or mean line. Dispersion is important to finance as the data points of say, a stock, determine the mean, which in turn helps determines the stock's trend. Dispersion is also used to determine volatility: data points all over the chart indicate that a stock has wild fluctuation in price.
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1, which describes the linear relationship between refractivity measured on a reference scale, [USG.
Still, it went way beyond that in the anticlimactic refractivity, the visionary hiccup we fostered and factored in.
SR is the global mean sea level refractivity, the recommended constant of 324.
6,9) Aquatic birds may be phylogenetically adapted to the organism, which is widespread in their natural environment, as reflected by the greater isolation rate in birds from aquatic habitats, (6) and they may be able to tolerate the organism, as reflected by refractivity of ducklings to artificial infection in contrast to chicks and turkey poults.
u] are the molar volume and molar refractivity, respectively, of PIs, expressed by the following equations: