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kappa

(κ) The tenth letter of the Greek alphabet, used in stellar nomenclature usually to designate the tenth-brightest star in a constellation or sometimes to indicate a star's position in a group.
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Kappas of stated H&E-only NSCLC diagnoses were not significantly different between the 4 classifications (Figure 3; Table 7).
Nicolai, A., Li, M., Kim, D.H., Peterson, S.J., Vanella, L., Positano, V., Gastaldelli, A., Rezzani, R., Rodella, L.F., Drummond, G., Kusmic, C., L'Abbate, A., Kappas, A.
"Warranted that no loose cotton and/or kappas and/or other hazardous goods be stored in the open and/or in open sheds within 30 feet (9m) of the ginning pressing building, Godown and/or sheds, and fully pressed iron bound cotton bales.
Cohen, "The equivalence of weighted kappa and the intraclass correlation coefficient as measures of reliability," Educational and Psychological Measurement, vol.
One of the members voting in favour of allowing the companies that paid bribes to tender for public projects was Kappas, who is also financial director of EDEK and a member of its central committee.
Drawing from "Horror Story's" playbook, the series begins with a 20-year-old flashback regarding a bad thing that happened at the Kappa Kappa Tau sorority house.
Since the initial interrater kappa coefficient for perpetrator type was not acceptable (i.e., below .70), the raters proceeded to independently rate an additional sample of 30 men following discussion of the disagreements in the first sample.
Finalmente, se determino la concordancia de los resultados dicotomizados de la prueba ELISA-F29 y el resultado de PCR mediante la estimacion de la kappa de Cohen.
For the other elements, the manual reviewers were highly reliable: the average Kappa for inter-rater agreement was 0.90 (SD = 0.18).
"Through customer interviews and commercial feedback, we learned that our customers needed faster turnaround on small and custom batch orders from their coatings supplier," said Diane Kappas, PPG vice president, Americas, PMC.
The kappas reported in this study fell within the substantial range, as did the kappas in our study.