characterization

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characterization

A rather long and fancy word for analyzing a system or process and measuring its "characteristics." For example, a Web characterization would yield the number of current sites on the Web, types of sites, annual growth, etc.
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This new version of the software significantly improves MS lab productivity by accelerating the data analysis process for all major biopharmaceutical characterization assays by orders of magnitude compared to common processing procedures.
Proposed studies must involve characterizations of human subjects and must include individuals who have COPD.

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