stratification


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Synonyms for stratification

the act or process or arranging persons into classes or social strata

the condition of being arranged in social strata or classes within a group

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forming or depositing in layers

a layered configuration

the placing of seeds in damp sand or sawdust or peat moss in order to preserve them or promote germination

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CTA stratification of melanomas showed wider separation of survival curves compared to those stratified using Breslow thickness (HRs, 1.00 to 41.46 and 1.00 to 36.95, respectively).
A mixed-layer heat budget within the river plume shows that entrainment heat flux, usually the dominant upper-ocean cooling process, was limited because of the increased salinity stratification in the river plume area.
Effect modifiers like age, gender and base line AIM was controlled by stratification. Post stratification chi-square test was applied.
Risk of incident stroke was calculated in the whole population, and also stratification by sex and CVD profile, using the Framingham risk score.
The inability of current tests to provide risk stratification of aggressive disease in low and intermediate grade patients leads to missed diagnoses, and inadequate treatment.
It's called stratification. It means, simply, to simulate natural conditions necessary to enable the seeds to break dormancy and sprout.
concerning the measurement of trimethylamine A-oxide (TMAO) [1] and risk stratification after acute myocardial infarction (AMI) (1).
The objective of the study was to test whether the senescence of normal human epidermal keratinocytes (NHEK) or the initiation of NHEK differentiation with, or without stratification, leads to reduced adhesion to FN.
Methods: Patients who were treated with external beam radiotherapy (EBRT) and/or brachytherapy for localized prostate cancer were selected from the multi-institutional Genitourinary Radiation Oncologists of Canada (GUROC) Prostate Cancer Risk Stratification (ProCaRS) database (n=7974) and the Centre Hospitalier de I'Universite de Montreal (CHUM) validation database (n=2266).
Occupants can use several methods to combat uncomfortable stratification between floors in their houses when in cooling-mode, but none are optimal for comfort, productivity, or energy conservation.
Natural convection flows with heat and mass stratification are frequently encountered in nature.
This brief article describes risk calculators that are based on populations of Pakistani ethnicity, and can be used for risk stratification in Pakistani and other South Asian clinics.
For treatments [T.sub.2], [T.sub.5] and [T.sub.8], seeds were subjected to the stratification process for 30, 60 and 90 days, respectively.