low index

low index

[′lō ¦in‚deks]
(meteorology)
A relatively low value of the zonal index which, in middle latitudes, indicates a relatively weak westerly component of wind flow (usually implying stronger north-south motion), and the characteristic weather attending such motion; a circulation pattern of this type is commonly called a low-index situation.
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It's reportedly rare in darker skin types, especially in blacks," and as a result, dermatologists and patients alike have a low index of suspicion for the diagnosis, he noted.
Delay in diagnosis is usually related to the minute symptoms in some patients, low index of suspicion by the physicians, and unsatisfactory radiological methods as suffered by our patient.
In contrast, foods with a low index, like cherries, release glucose slowly and evenly, helping you maintain a steady blood sugar level -- as well as leaving you feeling full longer and potentially helping you maintain a healthy weight.
All of the large species "showed similar decreasing patterns into the early 1990s, periods of sustained low index values thereafter and recent indications of recovery.
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In the pig and dog, the artery was nearly straight throughout its length with a very low index of tortuosity.
In nations with a very high index score, the number of new bowel cancer cases was about six times higher than in countries with a very low index score.
A low index value means there is less blood leaving the heart.
These introductions follow the successful new 'Skinny & Strong', low index, High Pressure Compression Springs, an increased Metric Bantam Mini Compression Spring offering and the latest in Heavy Duty Die Springs all released within the last year.
In regard to persons who don't practice leisure sports activities, just over half (50,5%) have a low index of physical health, whereas the other half have an average index of physical health.
The diagnosis of oral lymphomas may be challenging because frequently there is a low index of clinical suspicion, leading to misdiagnosis and/or delayed treatment.

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