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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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"Aerial Dispersal of Pollen and Spores" will hold notable importance for: Researchers and practitioners to evaluate the relative importance of nearby and faraway sources of inoculum: Breeders to assess outcrossing potential and pollen mediated gene flow (PMGF) in the environment; Botanists to evaluate physical characteristics of pollen and spores.; Plant biologists to access information typically assessable to physicists, leading to the undertaking of more quality interdisciplinary studies.
Dispersal begins when the fruit (and sometimes the enclosing calyx) abscises from the mother plant.
Larval dispersal is one of the key factors controlling the population connectivity between the natal and remote populations (Pineda et al.
That same day, several uniformed men went to the Kampuhan of the Lakabayanis at the University of the Philippines Diliman, and made inquiries as regards the victims who were injured during the dispersal.
A 20-year-old man has also been charged with breaching a dispersal order and has been bailed to appear before court on November 8.
A temporary dispersal zone will cover the park and its surrounding streets from 6pm on Friday to 6pm on Sunday.
Nuneaton Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) officer, PC Gavin Parrott successfully applied for a dispersal zone to cover the area.
Inspector Gareth Jones, from Gwent Police, said: "I have authorised the use of dispersal orders in the Caerphilly area over the last few weekends to help target and prevent incidents of anti-social behaviour.
Thus, in this contribution, we use the historical biogeographic method of Parsimony Analysis of Endemicity (PAE) to examine patterns of endemism and dispersal within Laurentia and between Laurentia and Baltica before and during the Richmondian Invasion.
Addressing the Standard ANSI/ASCE/EWRI 44-13, the document discusses the capability for dispersing fog; an abridged version of the physics of supercooled fog formation and dispersal; and recommendations for planning, organizing, conducting, and evaluating a supercooled fog dispersal operation.
The crawler does not have wings and dispersal between trees is a passive process with individuals carried primarily by wind.
But later on, the vascular pattern of placenta is described as of two types--Magistral and Dispersal.