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Accuracy

Accuracy The degree to which a measurement, or an estimate based on measurements, represents the true value of the attribute... Read More

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)   ... Read More

Overview of Chirology

Psychodiagnostic Chirology (PDC) is a comprehensive diagnostic discipline applied by professional behavioral specialists in... Read More

Proof

proof 1. Any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth; an act of testing; a test; a... Read More

Validity

validity 1. The extent to which a measurement, test or study measures what it purports to measure. 2. Occasionally,... Read More

Test

Definition noun, plural: tests (1) An examination or evaluation. (2) (zoology) The external, protective shell, covering or... Read More

Delicacy

Delicacy Origin: From delicate. 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness;... Read More

Instrumental

Instrumental 1. Acting as an instrument; serving as a means; contributing to promote; conductive; helpful; serviceable; as,... Read More

Gauge

Gauge 1. A measure; a standard of measure; an instrument to determine dimensions, distance, or capacity; a standard. This... Read More

Micrometer

micrometer An instrument, used with a telescope or microscope, for measuring minute distances, or the apparent diameters of... Read More

Refine

refine 1. To reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; to free from impurities; to free from dross or alloy; to separate... Read More

Sporadic

Events, diseases, behaviors, infections, flowering... all of these happen at different frequencies and manners in the world.... Read More

Test cross

Definition noun Crossing an organism with dominant genotype to a recessive homozygote for a specific phenotype in order to... Read More

Inheritance and Probability

Reviewed by: Mary Anne Clark, Ph.D. Gregor Mendel, an Austrian monk, is most famous in this field for his study... Read More

Weight

weight 1. The quality of being heavy; that property of bodies by which they tend toward the center of the earth; the effect... Read More