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the gist of a specific action or situation

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Many years ago, my wife and I made up our minds to live a life of significance.
Thus, this argument's primary contribution is an analysis of "magnitude inquiries," one aspect of practical significance, across all three stages of disparate impact.
The test for significance is based on whatever statistical test was done in the study.
By comparison, there were 217 security inspections (193 baseline and 24 force-on-force) and 151 findings in 2011, of which 140 were of very low security significance and 11 of greater than very low security significance.
At the same time, it is incorrectly assumed that the higher the statistical significance (p=0.
It has a high spiritual significance for everyone as we enter into an era that marks unity among people," said Ssrija Niar, mind energy body practitioner at the Cosmic Healing Centre.
We call this "whole-life success," and one who has achieved it has attained a life of significance.
A PROJECT, to highlight places of community significance, is being showcased in Nuneaton.
Significance will now be an important material planning consideration for any planning application affecting a heritage asset.
All but the most astute BLS news release reader might overlook the note near the end of some BLS regional reports that states, "A value that is statistically different from another does not necessarily mean that the difference has economic or practical significance.
In this book, the economists Ziliak and McCloskey mount a passionate plea against the widespread practice of using tests of statistical significance as the primary (or even sole) criterion for assessing the plausibility of a scientific argument.
Clinical significance is an important concept in research, particularly in education and the social sciences.
Campaigners claimed that senior officers at Herefordshire Council received an email about the international significance of the Rotherwas Ribbon two months before the information was made public.
This paper suggests that neither the concept of significance nor the process of assessing significance is benign; both should be seen as areas of tension and contestation.
Downtown Third Thursdays invites prominent authors, architects and historians to help impart a greater understanding of Lower Manhattan's architectural and historical significance," said Valerie Lewis, Vice President of marketing at the Downtown Alliance.