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impact factor

In structural design, that factor by which a static load effect must be multiplied in order to find the increment of the dynamic effect of applying the load other than statically.
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Impact rating at Cardiff next season: 6/10 ADAM LE FONDRE Many column inches have been written about Le Fondre's time in the Welsh capital, most of them trying to ascertain why the 29-year-old just never seemed able to settle.
Seven factors rated as having the lowest impact rating are:
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The material is said to be extremely resilient, with very high impact ratings, according to the company.
Deal, Garger and Jacques examine the effects of leader/follower gender and how gender similarities and differences impact ratings of leader behavior.
to one-third by March 2005 will not immediately impact ratings on the two insurers.
Frame and rails are heavy-gauge structural steel with full-depth welds, acceptable for CEMA-E impact ratings.
Still, TN Media research VP Stacey Lynn Koerner says the rugged sked shouldn't impact ratings much, since the 2000-01 primetime season doesn't become official until Oct, 2, meaning only the Christmas Day game will be counted.
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