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all the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age

group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent

the normal time between successive generations

a stage of technological development or innovation

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a coming into being

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the production of heat or electricity

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the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

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Discovery of this subpopulation relied heavily on examining a large set of patient samples (>300) that focused on determining optimal generation times.
Finally, a change of the generation time distribution during the outbreak could explain the decline in reproduction number.
To assess demographic patterns of moose as well as of other ungulate populations, I estimated population-specific generation time (i.
x], mean number of female offspring/female) and the mean generation time (T = [summation](x[l.
Because of their different generation times, even a small percentage of normally growing organisms may rapidly replace SCVs in liquid medium such as a blood culture during overnight incubation.
The proposed information system generation time (SIPH) addresses the need to transform and modernize the information system (IS) current and is part of a broader industrialization of the production scheduling program.
Measured parameters for experimental diet C are comparable to the Tsitsipis & Kontos (1983) diet, with only minor, but statistically significant, differences in duration of pupal stage, and total generation time.
rT)], where T is the generation time of an infection.
Laying hens have the advantage of short generation time, allowing production flocks to be created from founder animals within a year.
The genetics [of urodeles] is poor, their generation time is long, and there are no transgenics yet.
IC developers eliminate a coverage hole in addition to lowering scan test application and generation time using our boundary scan based hierarchical test tool," said Bejoy Oomman, President of Genesys Testware.
Both Chutney Technologies and Outweb expect significant performance enhancements in terms of page generation time as a result of the installation.
The Drosophila melanogaster is used as a model organism to study the effect of multigenerational exposure, because of its short generation time (2 weeks) and genetic homology with humans.
Cincom has helped companies reduce proposal generation time from five days to 15 minutes, decrease time to close a sale by 80 percent and cut lead times from 14 weeks to six weeks.
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