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cross-check

i. A call made by one crewmember or a controller to another crewmember to recheck or confirm a certain state or condition.
ii. The act of checking independent flight instruments for agreement or discrepancy, to confirm indications, or to detect the failure of one or more instruments.
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In figure 5 the results of the three cross-checks for these target functions are presented as bar charts.
In two cross-checks remeasurement by Bayer of samples prepared by the participants was carried out on one Mooney instrument only; this gave "theoretical" improvement factors of 3.
Cross-Check could save the aerospace industry millions of dollars by quantifying the properties of stored materials and eliminating wasteful throwaway programs.
We believe that applying Cross-Check to our state- of-the-art condition monitoring technology will further establish Larson- Davis as a leader in the environmental sciences industry.
The NFU has been in touch with Natural England and they say that these cross-checks have to be done.
The cross-checks not only identify appropriate billing codes for procedures, but catch sudden deviations and flag other areas of possible errors such as laboratory services and other healthcare provider services.
Based on the number of cross-checks used in the system, Auto-Audit(R) has saved other organizations in the range of 5 to 10 percent.
The Racing Post has also undertaken further cross-checks of greyhound SPs in tandem with the Press Association.
The Travelocity Business mid-office system, based on Sabre QIK technology, automatically cross-checks the combined cost of the separate segments to ensure they do not exceed any company-specific cost thresholds that can be pre-configured within the system.
All values above 1,000 ppb were re-analysed and cross-checks were done by fire assay with gravimetric finish and rejects re-analysed by fire assay with AA finish.
As an enhanced safety feature, the system automatically cross-checks any new prescriptions a caregiver is considering to ensure there are no negative interactions with a patient's allergies and current medications.