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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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There are strong indicators for a genetic basis, and there is also a growing concern that environmental toxins and pollutions may be contributing factors, as well as viral infections.
For our helical pulper with its specific geometry, the shear factor [lambda] can be determined from an equation based on a generalized Reynolds number Re', with [lambda] used in place of [[mu].
Process Wizard continually recalculates Class Factors for every monitored process parameter, and then alerts the responsible personnel if any Class Factor deteriorates while the machine is running.
The National Institute of Mental Health's Multi-Site Condom Use Self-Efficacy Scale identified five factors and may represent a more comprehensive approach to condom use self-efficacy.
Factor 3, "ABILITY TO SEE MEDICAL STAFF OF CHOICE," shows an interesting pattern with the two middle age groups rating the factor as more important than either the youngest or oldest group.
The intent of this rule is to provide a solution to the "nowhere income" problem -- to deal with sales of tangible personal property that would otherwise "escape" inclusion in the sales factor numerator.
Lot 9 - + plasma coagulation factor VIII von Willebrand factor of 450 IU / 500 IU / fl.
A principal components factor analysis was calculated on responses to all 20 items used in this study.
Tenants would be wise to confirm that a Loss Factor in a certain building is consistent with market Loss Factors.
Factor Structure and Reliability In this study, analyses were conducted using SPSS version 10.
For tax years beginning after 2006, corporations will be allowed to annually elect a super-weighted sales factor apportionment formula.
Another important implication of the lack of attention paid to endogenous factor supply in international trade models is the inability of trade models to analyze the effects of taxes on factor supply.
However, of the 1,300 elderly people examined in that study, 29 percent had a risky version of the factor H gene but didn't have macular degeneration.
A factor buys the invoice that was generated by the small business vendor and offered to the contractor or government agency.
A model exploring this hypothesis should explore the possibility that early damage to the DA system could result in cell loss or high vulnerability to a second environmental risk factor associated with PD (two-hit model).