absolute threshold

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the lowest level of stimulation that a person can detect

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In Figure 2, the mean of individual medians was used to summarize group trends in absolute threshold.
Predetermined absolute luminance thresholds tested included 1) percent of scene pixels exceeding various absolute thresholds, and 2) DGI and DGP produced by first identifying glare sources based upon various absolute thresholds.
Aggregated absolute threshold schemes suggest that a food satisfies some minimum standard of overall nutritional value, such that it contributes to a healthy diet.
The single-institution study was not sufficiently powered to determine an absolute threshold for increased cesarean risk, which investigators hypothesized "may be as high as 50 or even 55," said Dr.
an absolute threshold for risk cannot be determined) (2).