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the spatial property of things that are not properly aligned

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The study included 50 children with amblyopia, along with 13 others without it but with misalignment or blur of one eye, and 18 children with no such eye conditions in a control group for comparison.
Noting that shift workers, who experience circadian misalignment, have an increased risk of type 2 diabetes, Jingyi Qian, Ph.D., from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, and colleagues examined the separate and relative impacts of the circadian system, behavioral/environmental cycles, and their interaction (circadian misalignment) on insulin sensitivity and ?-cell function.
Results: The prevalence of co-axial misalignment is 82.5% among the participants.
However, as a craniocervical misalignment and C1-C2 translation were present, the patient was placed in a halo device temporarily before surgery.
For the application of airborne navigation, this paper analyzes the influence of scale factor error and misalignment error on the accuracy of integrated navigation.
* Mid-Sized Business Boomers (populations of 100,000 to 299,000)--one of three mid-sized clusters that features business expansions but faces significant misalignment of workforce skills and employer demands.
Misalignment issues are first visible on tyre wear patterns.
It should also be noted that misalignment of the valve causes the valve head/seat wear widths to increase at the point of contact that subsequently leads to a greater valve/seat wear at that location [2,4].
Among these, the linear misalignment "e" of the centre lines of the joined plates is among the most relevant.
Pulley misalignment can be angular, between the driving and driven pulley in either the vertical or horizontal plane, or it can be parallel, with one pulley offset from the other as the pulleys are viewed from the edge.
It is assumed that the coupled slabs are considered as a beam with two initial misalignments (the initial elastic misalignment and the initial plastic misalignment), which share the same wavelength with the length of the coupled slabs, lying on the homogeneous medium.
Shiny rolls are a good indication that idlers are fighting each other due to misalignment to the belt line.
While idler angular misalignment can have a strong influence on belt lateral tracking, individual idlers typically counteract or fight one another.
It processes signals from up to 15 sensors for belt speed, belt misalignment, continuous bearing temperature, pulley misalignment and plug conditions.