number count

number count

The number of galaxies as a function of magnitude. See source count.
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Earlier, CM's former adviser Akram Chaudhry was requested to step down from his post after the number count for CM's advisers reached its constitutional limit.
The rumors put the number count on the pregnancy at nine, including two pregnancies with twins.
The quartet were best known for the Pinball Number Count, which became a staple on Sesame Street.
Heralded into a bus with tinted windows, number count every now and then, harried "minders" in perpetual stress, as if any one of us would defect from the group.
We have a number of snaps; we break them up by number count and make sure they're getting a varied number of snaps.
Unfortunately, modernism in its drive for number count began to have models and findings that were totally in error.
There had been issues over a "number count" of customers and sales logs, it claimed.
The Pointer Sisters have the answer in their Sesame Street classic "Pinball Number Count."
The number count will not stop -- of those injured and killed.
Organisers do not yet have an official number count, but they estimate that around 9,000 people, including many families with young children, watched the horse, sheep and dog shows.
The following variables were operationalized by a simple number count of yes/no response: