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Synonyms for principle

Synonyms for principle

a broad and basic rule or truth

moral or ethical strength

Synonyms for principle

a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

(law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)

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A non-invasive technique for measuring cardiac output has been proposed using a modified Fick principle applied to carbon dioxide (Appendix A) (4).
Our project aims to assess an adaptation of the technique for measuring cardiac output using the derivative Fick principle.
Using the modified Fick principle we assume that 1) cardiac output is not altered by the process of rebreathing, 2) no recirculation occurs during the rebreathing period and hence mixed venous C[O.
An important concept in the differential modification of the Fick principle is that [C.
The original application of the Fick principle for non-invasive CO measurement substitutes changes in PetC[O.