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rate

1. 
a. a price or charge with reference to a standard or scale
b. (as modifier): a rate card
2. a charge made per unit for a commodity, service, etc.
3. a wage calculated against a unit of time

rate

[rāt]
(science and technology)
The amount of change of some quantity during a time interval divided by the length of the time interval.
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Although the relationship between family status and attack rate should be further studied, contact tracing teams should adhere to strict use of the contact definition to ensure follow-up of those truly at risk, while minimizing unnecessary follow-up of persons who do not fit the contact definition.
The population-attributable fraction is the fraction of the new-heart attack rate in the population (exposed versus unexposed) associated with the exposure (smoking).
46 respectively and their corresponding handling times and coefficients of attack rates were 29.
Passenger liners arriving in Australia during the pandemic recorded attack rates that ranged between 4% and 43%.
Each of the 10 dormitories on campus reported ill students with attack rates ranging from 6.
Statistical analysis comparing the heart attack rate in people with versus without HIV determined that HIV-positive people had a 44% higher heart attack rate.
Food-specific attack rates and corresponding relative risks were computed to measure associations between exposure factors and illness.
Compared with HIV-negative veterans with normal blood pressure, HIV-positive veterans with low prehypertension, high prehypertension, untreated hypertension, or treated hypertension had higher heart attack rates, even after the researchers accounted for the possible impact of age, race, gender, and medical factors that may affect myocardial infarction risk:
Available measures of transmissibility from 2009 included a household secondary attack rate (9-11), an estimated population clinical attack rate (12), an estimated [R.
People in an area with a higher than average heart attack rate are urged to get a good workout.
They compared residents' heart attack rate during the ban period with that of others not living in the town.