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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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A follow-up study failed to find significant changes in sex ratio of offspring or fetal death rates in this small sample population (Schnorr et al.
Maternal-fetal transfer of CMV infection results in a fetal death rate of 12% and most survivors have permanent debilitating disorders, including mental retardation, vision loss, and sensorineural deafness.
Analysis of hospital records revealed that sickle cell patients had a fetal death rate of 10% after the first trimester.
Fetal death rate was also assessed by maternal prepregnancy BMI and diabetes status.