# rate

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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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738 (log e Md) / d, the mean intrinsic rate of increase (rm) for each plant was calculated, where Md is the total number of progeny produced by [P1] the mother of F1, (d) is the time taken by F1 aphid from its birth till the production of its 1st offspring.
frugiperda fed in reproductive structures of YieldGard VT PRO[TM] and PowerCore[TM] corn reduced the intrinsic rate of increase (rm) by 10 and 15%, respectively.
T]), the intrinsic rate of increase or the innate ability to increase ([r.
Three-dimensional isopleth plots were constructed to assess the response of the conditional intrinsic rate of population increase parameter, r, to different inputted combinations of fishing mortality and the age at which 50% of sharks were selected.
Total comparison of parameters including: net reproductive rate, intrinsic rate of increase, generation time and doubling time showed that the cowpea was more sensitive host in comparison with others.
No correlation was found in either treatment for any trait with the intrinsic rate of increase.
Number of significant second-order models per 1000 time-series simulations for the Ricker model under 18 combinations of the parameters, r and [Psi], using two analyses (r = the intrinsic rate of population increase; [Psi] = the autoregressive parameter of the exogenous factor).
The DDD(R)+ algorithm was designed to optimize overdrive pacing while minimizing patient symptoms by pacing the atrium at rates slightly above the intrinsic rate.
The intrinsic rate of increase (rm) was positively correlated with the temperature up to 25[degrees]C (Table 1), where it reached a peak (P > 0.
Key words: Chrysoperla carnea development time intrinsic rate of population increase Amrasca devastans.

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