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abbreviation for rex or regina, ‘king’ or ‘queen’. The initial letter is used in proceedings, especially English criminal proceedings, to indicate that the Crown is the plaintiff or, more usually, prosecutor: R v. Haddock In Scotland, prosecutions run in the name of Her (or His) Majesty's Advocate, hence cases are cited HMAv. McFable.
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where [Mathematical Expression Omitted] is the average Malthusian parameter (here, [Mathematical Expression Omitted]).
The selection-rate constant is thus equal to the difference in the two competitors' Malthusian parameters (Nagylaki 1977; Lenski et al.
The Malthusian parameter cannot be significantly greater than zero, owing to the density-dependent resource limitation inherent in this system.