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balk

the term used in queuing analysis where a customer decides that a QUEUE is too long and decides to leave.
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For example, the cross-sectional variance increases by 0.14 squared log point for male earnings (from 0.61 in 1987 to 0.75 in 2009), by 0.19 squared log point for pre-tax household income, and by 0.12 squared log point for after-tax household income.
The squared logs for walls and oversized timbers I wanted to use for rafters and floor joists were not sold at any building-supply outlet.
Overview Objectives : Although the Lao timber industry has grown rapidly over the past three decades, the export value of finished wood products has been low compared with that of squared logs or basic sawn wood.