positive series

positive series

[′päz·əd·iv ′sir‚ēz]
(mathematics)
A series whose terms are all positive real numbers.
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I hope it's played in the same nature as the New Zealand series, that was a really positive series and the nature of both sides' cricket was helped by the spirit the game was played in," Anderson said.
He said: "I hope it's played in the same nature as the New Zealand series, that was a really positive series and the nature of both sides' cricket was helped by the spirit the game was played in.
The forecasts follow a positive series of data compiled by research firm Markit from surveys of purchasing managers in the private sector across manufacturing, construction and services.
That program, which ran from 1974 until 2003, along with the BBC's equally positive series, Holiday, were both cited by McEwan as having had content that was more representative of the 'fantastic experience' that the vast majority of holidaymakers enjoy, than the current crop of cautionary tales.
On Syria, Obama needs to be clear that he supports the opposition and his administration should work to encourage the opposition leaders to be less chaotic and define a more positive series of political steps, by which, the current civil war may be brought to an end and a fresh start be made to build an inclusive Syria.
Ouseburn councillor Stephen Psallidas congratulated Recyke y'Bike, the Cycling Campaign and the Star & Shadow for organising "what should be an excellent and positive series of events celebrating one of the world's healthiest, greenest and most effective inventions.
However, despite a positive series of results, Pardew insists that he has not re-assessed the initial aim for the season and started to look up rather than over his shoulder.
The survey was undertaken before the recent positive series of announcements on milk price increases, and the headline grabbing announcement by Tesco.
All that matters at the present time is us all having a total focus on the games ahead and a positive series of results being achieved in them.
In a previous publication, (1) the authors proposed a reflection amplifier using a transistor with positive series feedback, showing a higher stability and efficiency than a reflection amplifier with parallel feedback.
This was a positive series for us,'' outfielder Dave Roberts said.
In all fairness, an opposing, more positive series of effects can also be found in this primitivism vogue.