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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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Under the assumption of zero fishing mortality, the conditional intrinsic rate of increase parameter, r, was estimated at 0.
If all individuals are included, the intrinsic rate of increase (r), the finite rate of increase (X), the gross reproduction rate (GRR), the net reproduction rate ([R.
0] is the net reproductive rate; r is the intrinsic rate of increase estimated by using the Euler-Lotka formula (Eq.

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