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threshold

(Commencement), noun beginning, inception, onset, outbreak, overture, preamble, prologue, start

threshold

(Entrance), noun door, entrance way, entry, gateway, sill

threshold

(Verge), noun brink, edge
Associated concepts: monetary threshold
See also: boundary, cornerstone, entrance, margin, onset, outline, outset, start
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For all cities, the range in impacts from using an absolute threshold shift was smaller than the range from using multiple GCMs and/or RCPs (Figure 2).
On their face, nothing distinguishes relative threshold labels from absolute threshold labels.
Quantitative predictions about masked CDTs need the (squared) absolute threshold as an index of power of internal noise (i.
Since sensitive assays and absolute threshold values of androgens have not been established for women, the panel offered the lowest-quartile cutoff as a "clinically useful, albeit arbitrary, criterion for establishing a diagnosis.
42 in the process, the industry is concerned that the absolute threshold for conventional magnetic storage density might be only a few years away.
In the present study the authors have departed from traditional poverty estimation based on an absolute threshold level and have focused on a relative concept of poverty.
The minimal threshold for treatment is blood pressure consistently above 140/90 mm Hg, and the absolute threshold is a diastolic blood pressure of at least 105 mm Hg, said Dr.