metavariable

metavariable

[¦med·ə′ver·ē·ə·bəl]
(computer science)
One of the elements of a formal language, corresponding to the parts of speech of a natural language. Also known as component name; phrase name.
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Data from multivariate analysis show that the determinants indicated in the variables analyzed above, if added together, are considered as a metavariable measure of health and quality of life.
(7) The symbol "^" corresponds to the metavariable "[up arrow]" in the traditional LFG notation.
metavariable development, feature selection, and, finally, the filtering
La cote maximale indique que la pratique de gestion ou la caracteristique du milieu considere est fortement associee aux variables constituant la metavariable << reussite >>.
(10) Los esquemas (SC) y ([SC.sup.*]), introducidos mas adelante, son esquemas donde "[alpha]" es una metavariable que puede sustituirse por distintas variables preposicionales y, como se vera, es relevante para el desarrollo del articulo la sustitucion en ([SC.sup.*]) por las variables proposicionales "ella misma [FI]" y "p y ella misma cree inconscientemente que p".
La AD se ha propuesto como una metavariable de funcionamiento prefrontal, tanto por su formulacion conceptual como por sus relaciones empiricas con pruebas de rendimiento neurocognitivo (Pedrero-Perez et al., 2011b), en la linea de lo propuesto por su propio autor (Cloninger, 2008).
While definite NPs provide a metavariable for which a substituend has to be provided from the preceding context howsoever defined, hence chosen meeting certain restrictions (presuppositions), so wh NPs also provide a metavariable for which a substituend has to be provided, obligatorily not out of the established context, meeting certain restrictions (either presuppositions or scope statements).
Who among the users eventually are involved and in what ways in the design process is the first level, metavariable, determined by how this issue is perceived by the architect, client and other users.
The metavariable [x.sub.c] ranges over client variables, which are disjoint from host variables, ranged over by [x.sub.h].
We use the metavariable c to range over constructors, but use the metavariables [Tau], r, and C when those constructors are types, regions and capabilities, respectively.
In general, a type metavariable [Tau] may refer to any type, including INT, TOP, any object type [Sigma] [element of] T, or uninitialized-object type [[Sigma].sub.i] [element of] T.
The metavariable m ranges over the multiplicities 1 and w.