diagnostic equation


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diagnostic equation

[‚dī·əg′näs·tik i′kwā·zhən]
(meteorology)
Any equation governing a system which contains no time derivative and therefore specifies a balance of quantities in space at a moment of time; examples are a hydrostatic equation or a balance equation.
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The supply of antigen to infants via breast milk brings further unknowns to the diagnostic equation (2).
55 Table 5B: Estimating False Positives Diagnostic Equation Variable (From Detection Equation) Diagnostic Diagnostic Only and Biopsy Previous Mammogram Equal to 0 346.

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