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rate

1. 
a. a price or charge with reference to a standard or scale
b. (as modifier): a rate card
2. a charge made per unit for a commodity, service, etc.
3. a wage calculated against a unit of time

rate

[rāt]
(science and technology)
The amount of change of some quantity during a time interval divided by the length of the time interval.
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Agricultural establishments posted the highest decline in the incidence rate of fatal occupational injuries from 48.8 incidence rate in 2013 to 10.9 in 2015.
The cancer incidence rate among males has remained higher than females from 2004 to 2014 in the Sivas province, Turkey, and an increasing trend of incidences of various cancers was observed in both genders.
"There is no threat of disease incidence rate growth now.
Death rates in this age group have also begun to rise in recent years, indicating that increased incidence rates do not appear to be solely the result of increased use of colonoscopy.
annual melanoma incidence rates steadily climbed in recent years, bucking the trend of flat or dropping rates for most other cancers in the United States.
The period with the highest incidence rates was 1995-2004.
The incidence rate was higher in females in the age groups 65-74 and [greater than or equal to] 75 during the entire period surveyed.
Methods: Incidence rate, prevalence, and age-specific rate (ASR) for skin and STS were determined.
Therefore, the primary objective of this study was to determine the age-adjusted incidence rate of LLA in Canada per 100 000 individuals.
diabetes incidence rate and prevalence of glucose intolerance worldwide increased alongside higher outdoor temperatures.
Overall, the age-standardised cancer incidence rate for all people in 2015 ranged from 566.6 per 100,000 people in London to 649.8 per 100,000 people in the North East, and the average in England was 595.8 per 100,000.