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The loss of rights because of a failure to assert them over a lengthy period of time. This is similar to a statute of limitations, but the time period is not established by statute, but by court interpretation and the particular circumstances of the case.

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Second, to cope with the channel estimation error, the channel estimation error on the basis of the spherical error region model for IC is formulated.
where zf is the general mean and efrt is a spherical error. The log-linear contrasts pfr - pft and qfr-qft are best linear unbiased estimates of the percent change in the food price level and food quantity level.
Descriptive statistics and results of two group comparisons with regard to pupil size (mm), spherical error (D), cylindrical error (D), spherical equivalent (D) and best corrected visual acuity on the Snellen visual acuity charts Std.

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