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superscript

[′sü·pər‚skript]
(science and technology)
A letter or symbol written above, and usually to the right, of another symbol for any of various purposes, such as to denote a power or derivative, to identify a particular element of a set, or to indicate the mass number of an isotope.

superscript

Any letter, digit or symbol that appears above the line. For example, 10 to the 9th power is written with the 9 in superscript (109). Contrast with subscript.
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Mean values within the same column with different superscript letters (a,b,c) differ significantly (p <0.05).
Superscript "a" indicates significance at the less than 10% level.
not following any discipline/rules regarding the usage of 'New' superscript.
where the superscript number shows the cycle, the subscript number shows the node and [[1.sup.D]] is the unit matrix but only for displacements.
has announced the release of its new application, SuperScript.
Developer Integration Edition for Windows 4.1 allows Java developers to visually compose Web services and build adaptors to access enterprise applications; and WebSphere Studio Device Developer, extending e-business applications to cell phones, PDAs and hand-held devices using i2ME((superscript:) standards.
The program supports superscript, subscript, and strikethrough.
were issued first in Europe and English-speaking regions of Asia, then in Japan where the need to add a superscript in Japanese would delay the release by about 4 to 6 months.
When the reaction mixture reached 42 [micro] C, 200 U SuperScript II reverse transcriptase (GIBCO BRL) was added into each tube, incubated for 30 min at 42 [degrees] C, and stopped by denaturing the enzyme at 99 [degrees] C for 5 min.
Services include digital authoring, electronic publishing, graphic design, mastering, replication, packaging, distribution and fulfillment for audiocassette and CD, D-ROM, DVD, SuperAudio CD and PlayStation(superscript: TM) discs.
Others scaled down the typeface for stock quotations, squeezed the distance between numerals, or used space-saving superscript.
In seventh grade, we all labored mightily to make a banner featuring outlines of our hands and the superscript, "We are building the kingdom of God." We were, of course, oblivious to the sheer Pelagianism of the motto.