principal mode


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principal mode

[′prin·sə·pəl ′mōd]
(electromagnetism)
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Au debut, des rapports ont suggere que les rapports heterosexuels constituaient le principal mode de transmission du virus en Afrique (2).
Quinine is a very commonly used anti-malarial drug, but, to date, the principal mode of quinine action against the malaria parasite has remained largely unclear.
The principal mode of disclosure is governed by the concept of operating segments (a) that engage in business activities from which they may earn revenues and incur expenses (including revenues and expenses relating to transactions with other components of the same entity), (b) whose operating results are regularly reviewed by the entity's chief operating decision maker to make decisions about resources to be allocated to the segment and to assess its performance, and (c) for which discrete financial information is available.
The principal mode of epidemic transmission in Botswana is heterosexual.
Eucomed, the European association representing some 4,500 manufacturers of medical devices, is calling for the exclusion of products whose principal mode of action is that of a medical device.
Live animal markets, also known as wet markets, have always been the principal mode of commercialization of poultry and many other animal species.
But then this is the principal mode of transport in a sun-ravaged region where you come to expect the unexpected.
He said: "The new bridle does not control the horse by pressure on the mouth, nose of chin, which is the principal mode of action of all bits, the bosal and the hackamore.
Data-intensive computing has rapidly become a principal mode for scientific xploration.
The principal mode of HIV transmission, unprotected intercourse between men and women, and the stigma that surrounds this issue have distressed scholars, recently spurring historians to probe patterns of sexual and etiological socialization.
Lee accurately identified one of the most difficult problems of Matta-Clark interpretation as that of approaching "an artist whose principal mode of production is bound up with the work's destruction.
Spiral CT scanning of the chest with contrast is the principal mode of evaluation of newly detected solitary pulmonary nodules without benign calcification patterns.

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