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Synonyms for form




off form


on form


take form

Synonyms for form

the external outline of a thing

a document used in applying, as for a job


an accepted way of doing something


a conventional social gesture or act without intrinsic purpose

a state of sound readiness

a hollow device for shaping a fluid or plastic substance

to give form to by or as if by pressing and kneading

to create by combining parts or elements

to come gradually to have

to be the constituent parts of

Synonyms for form

the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something

the visual appearance of something or someone

(biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups

an arrangement of the elements in a composition or discourse

a particular mode in which something is manifested

a body of students who are taught together

an ability to perform well

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a life-size dummy used to display clothes

a mold for setting concrete

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to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"

develop into a distinctive entity

establish or impress firmly in the mind


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The NLPS, besides being a general functional form which is homogeneous of degree zero in prices and total expenditure and admits non-linear, non-separable behaviour, also allows a very simple nested test of linearity by testing for unit [Alpha].
Second, in empirical estimation this paper considers four specific functional forms, namely, the linear, the log-log, the linear-log, and the log-linear forms.
Regression 4e, the functional form with function points per developer hours as the dependent variable, continues to perform poorly with no significant coefficients and a low proportion of variance in the dependent variable explained.
This paper employs a non-nested hypothesis testing procedure to determine which functional form is most appropriate for a data set from Missouri.
Kappa] = [Beta] = 0, the functional form is the Fulcher-Tammann model, see Ref 20.
fit, similarity, or agreement) is not whether a difference score is used in the equation, but whether the functional form relating the component measures to the outcome is consistent with that represented by the difference score.
One reason why prior studies used log-linear functional forms is because this type of functional form corrects for nonlinearities in the data.
We add dummy variables with appropriate interactions and the functional form of the regression is then as follows:
The functional form assumptions can be tested to see if they are reasonable for the data at hand.
Following up, in order to determine the adherence of the time periods mentioned from the trend's functional form, the mean relative difference of the observed amounts were calculated via the trend functional forms (the MAPE index).
The semi-logarithm functional form was chosen as the lead equation based on the criteria earlier stated in the methodology.
Its new Functional Form collection, which debuted at the Ambiente fair in Frankfurt, Germany, last month, was designed to work throughout the whole process of cooking and minimize the need for space.
The purpose of this research is two-fold: (1) to examine what approach, if any, works in the unclear functional form case; and (2) to examine the relative superiority of the different approaches across the three datasets in terms of both bias reduction and precision.
Two of the main problems pointed out by the critics of the EKC are: 1) time-series problem associated to the data (ordinary least squares regression assumes that all the variables are stationary, so if they are not, further scrutiny is needed) and 2) the functional form used to estimate the relationship between emissions and GDP.
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