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Synonyms for factor

Synonyms for factor

one of the individual entities contributing to a whole

one of the conditions or facts attending an event and having some bearing on it

Synonyms for factor

one of two or more integers that can be exactly divided into another integer

any of the numbers (or symbols) that form a product when multiplied together

an independent variable in statistics

be a contributing factor

consider as relevant when making a decision

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Atrial natriuretic factor (ANF), a hormone discovered in 1981, controls salt and water balance.
The natriuretic peptide family has 3 structurally related members: atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) [4] [also called atrial natriuretic factor (ANF)], brain or B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP), and C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) (1).
Atrial natriuretic factor in normal subjects and heart failure patients: plasma levels and renal, hormonal and hemodynamic responses to peptide infusion.
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