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Marginal

Incremental.

Marginal

Describing the effect, if any, of adding one additional unit to a calculation.
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If Andy Street believes that once the project is completed and the 2022 Commonwealth Games are over, and because of the demolition of the flyover it will 'make traffic marginally worse'.
Smaller crops, like maize, bajra and gram, can be productive for their short duration and grown in those areas where groundwater is marginally saline.
In terms of outlook, survey respondents expect terms and conditions pertaining to fees and charges to tighten marginally while maximum loan-to-income (LTI) and maximum loan-to-value (LTV) are expected to ease marginally.
Average interest on the three-month paper dropped marginally to 8.049 per cent compared to 8.080 per cent recorded the previous week.
Index closed the week at 49,556 points, down marginally by 0.8% WoW.
Confidence has also improved for services across both measures, although the profit indicator is marginally below the historic highs.
In December, businesses expected demand and employment over the next three months to remain at the marginally positive levels of November.
The share of long-term borrowings in total liabilities increased marginally in 2013-14 while the share of short-term borrowings decreased marginally, resulting in an unchanged leverage ratio of select FDI companies in 2013-14 from that in 2012-13.Profitability ratios of select FDI companies as measured by EBITDA margin increased marginally, whereas RoE (Return on Equity) declined in 2013-14 as compared to the previous year.The select FDI companies relied mainly on external sources of funds for expanding their business; these funds were predominantly used for asset formation mainly in capital work-in-progress as well as in intangible assets and long-term investments in equity shares.
Net fees and commissions marginally increased 3 percent in the quarter to AED517m.
The parent company of the Daily Post issued a trading update saying the figures, which will be released on March 2, should be "marginally" ahead of expectations.
(9) These measures include the official unemployment rate, as well as rates that incorporate people who are classified as either "marginally attached to the labor force" or "employed part time for economic reasons."
BRIDGEND: A mixed picture for students in Bridgend, with its overall A*-E pass rate going up 0.4% to 99% - but the proportions getting A*-C grades falling from 80.5% to 78%, while the number getting the top A*A grades fell marginally from 21.3% to 20.5%.