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Synonyms for attrition

Synonyms for attrition

Synonyms for attrition

the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation

a wearing down to weaken or destroy

the act of rubbing together

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The Wald test and its significance level were examined for the ESL variable to determine its predictive quality on attrition after controlling for age, sex, ethnicity, race, and first-generation college student status (Field).
Kothari's presentation went on to outline how Alarm Capital Alliance measures and manages their attrition rate in various markets across the country.
The year before, in 2012, the FDIC had an attrition rate of 6.
Hay Group's Wendell D'Cunha, the author of the report, said:"The combination of a shortage of national talent and a focus from employers on pay as the main driver of employee retention is contributing to a high attrition rate.
Many can't access their data in a timely manner and don't have the analytic capabilities to accurately calculate their attrition rate.
He pointed out that one should not look at attrition in the BPO sector as an isolated case.
See our visualization for a comparison of the total number of students expected to enroll in 2009-2010 to the number of students lost to attrition by ethnic-racial groups.
The chart above shows the drop in attrition rates in both the Foreign Service and Civil Service in fiscal year 2009, compared with fiscal year 2008.
Attrition is calculated as number of employees who left in the year / average employees in the year x 100.
Conor O'Dwyer, who rode War Of Attrition to those big wins, was one of the first into the number two spot to greet his old partner, winner of more than pounds 700,000 in 35 runs.
1) Seeking to minimize attrition from all causes, Air Education and Training Command (AETC) uses a variety of screening tools for selecting students.
Chordiant Software Inc (Nasdaq:CHRD), a provider of Customer Experience solutions, today introduced its Chordiant Cx Solutions Suite designed to target common pain points associated with customer attrition, acquisition, profitability and risk.
THE FONZE upstaged the former Gold Cup hero War Of Attrition in the Grade 2 Gowran Park Champion Chase.
WAR Of Attrition has been ruled out of Saturday's John Smiths Grand National at Aintree.
MOUSE MORRIS is hopeful War Of Attrition can end his long wait for a John Smith's Grand National winner next month.