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generation time

[‚jen·ə′rā·shən ‚tīm]
(microbiology)
The time interval required for a bacterial cell to divide or for the population to double.
(nucleonics)
The mean time required for a neutron arising from a fission to produce a new fission.
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Population parameter Estimated by using Jackknife method Mean[+ or -]SE CV% The intrinsic rate of 0.2312[+ or -]0.013 5.62 increase r ([d.sup.-1]) The finite rate of 1.2601[+ or -]0.016 1.27 increase [lambda] (d.sup.-1) The net reproduction rate 109.62[+ or -]20.14 18.37 [R.sub.o] (offspring/individual) The mean generation time T (d) 20.35[+ or -]0.75 3.69
Caption: Figure 19: Normalized classifier generation time for different number of features.
The mean generation time was explained as the time length that a population requires increasing to [R.sub.0]-times of its size as the firmly fixed age distribution to obtain the stable increase rate of population.
This is an animal with low effective population size and long generation time. Galtsoff (1964) maintained C.
Because of its short generation time and easy handling, it serves as a model organism for various scientific questions.
bicanthalis tended to be among the smallest at maturity, highest in density, and with the shortest generation time of any Sceloporus that has been studied.
ISLAMABAD, January 09, 2011 (Frontier Star): Chairman of Pak, China Institute, Mushahid Hussain Sayed Sunday urged the Pakistan government to follow the Chinese model of poverty alleviation as China has lifted around 400 million people out of poverty within a generation time. He was addressing a unique gathering of around 400 youth from China and Pakistan assembled on the occasion of Pak, China Cultural Show held here at Pakistan, China Friendship Centre.
Results were reported as the rate of Ang I generated in [micro]g x [L.sup.-1] x [h.sup.-1] after correction for generation time and dilution.

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