variability


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variability

a characteristic of SERVICES, namely that being delivered by people, the standard of their performance is open to variation.
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Instead, brain responses vary dramatically from one moment to the next and most importantly, the magnitude of this variability is a stable individual trait.
Most research using U-values as a measure of variability has compared variability in responses between groups or between conditions based on the U-values obtained.
Oral and poster presentations are solicited on all aspects of climate variability and change, both observational and modeling studies.
Inter-trial variability has previously been examined by assessing its magnitude (Barris et al.
Age was negatively correlated with all the domains of heart rate variability, however, the correlation was significant only for SDNN and SDANN (p-value < 0.
The inter-observer variability was recorded by comparing the difference in the interpretation and categorisation of each case.
A typical program to address variability will aim to reduce casting variation by improving casting quality, process variation by standardizing processes, and operator variation by improving communication and training.
Appreciating variability is particularly important when we investigate the effects of a treatment (drug, device, method).
Precision agriculture is not technology, it is a management philosophy to respond to spatial variability but technology makes it possible.
They consider such topics as the nature and meaning of intraindividual variability in development in the early life span, mood experience and mood regulation in childhood and adolescence, attention across the adult life span, whether intraindividual variability is an indicator of vulnerability or resilience in adult development and aging, and intraindividual variability in the medical and rehabilitation sciences.
THE PROPORTION PRINCIPLE: The greater an ingredient's proportion in the formulation, the more its feeder's discharge-rate variability influences the proportions of other ingredients.
When interpreting these data it must be taken into account that besides exercise-induced effects, the changes in performance may be induced by the biological variability of the applied parameters (1).