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common factor

[¦kām·ən ′fak·tər]
(mathematics)
common divisor
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The model allows social workers to take into account the values, meanings, and beliefs of each client when selecting strategies and enacting skills that activate the conditions and processes of the common factors model.
The BSR estimates based on common factor models with one and two factors also performed slightly better than the BSR estimates based on three factors and the BSR estimates based on ridge regression.
Wjm [multiplied by] Xm [2] where Wj1, Wj2, Wjm = factor score coefficients for jth common factor,
The common factor in the aristocratic web is the Honourable Sir Edward Walpole, the son of Britain's first Prime Minister Sir Robert Walpole, and it can be traced back to the 18th Century.
If you look at all of the great cities of the world the mayoralty is one common factor which provides those cities with a figurehead and ensures that they speak with one voice.
The one common factor is that they are all enhancing the quality of life for others.
IAN MACKENZIE states in his letter of September 16 that "the common factor with all racing jurisdictions offering better prize-money Hong Kong, America, France, Turkey, plus several others is that they have a Tote monopoly in some form".
There are a number of incidents where this happens, but fear is the common factor here and they might be criticised and lose brownie points in their careers.
We model economic activity in the Sixth District as being driven by an unobserved common factor.
Furthermore, a pretentious claim to disinterested objectivity is actually impoverishing, in that it strips away the riches peculiar to any given tradition in a search for some elusive highest common factor.
You will notice the common factor running through all the countries who suffered under these attacks - not one of them had the credibility of striking back at America.
The common factor is the fact that they are both associated with the community.