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RANK. The order or place in which certain officers are placed in the army and navy, in relation to others, is called their rank.
     2. It is a maxim, that officers of, an inferior rank are bound to obey all the lawful commands of their superiors, and are justified for such obedience.

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Apos arranjo descritivo e teste de normalidade dos dados amostrais (Shapiro-Wilk Test), os mesmos foram submetidos ao teste ANOVA para todas as variaveis, e posteriormente para multipla comparacao das variaveis entre as idades foi utilizado o Dunn's Method quando possivel devido a distribuicao e o Mann-Whitney Rank Sum Test quando o teste de normalidade de distribuicao falhou, adotandose um nivel de significancia de [alpha]=0,05.
Female Self-image subscales Wilcoxon Rank Sum Test scores before and after the exercise Subscale Post test/ n Rank Rank z p * pre-test mean total Body Negative Rank 22 14,73 324,00 3.
Table 2 reports both the p-values of the F-distribution for ANOVA and for the Friedman rank sum test for cytokine mRNA levels, obtained using the standard statistical package R (R Development Core Team, 2010).
All within group comparisons over time were performed using one-way analysis with repeated measurements (MDA, Wilcoxon's rank sum test with a Bonferroni correction).
HBeAg prevalence, liver inflamation and damage, ALT level, age and gender was compared for statistical significance using the Mann-Whitney Rank Sum test, Kruskal Wallis test and Chi-Square test.
CW was significantly different between species (Wilcoxon's rank sum test, P < 0.
All rank sum tests except those for the first period are performed with groups as independent observations to take the dependency of decisions within a group into account.
The Wilcoxon rank sum test was used to determine the probability of the blood sample communities and the NHANES data subjects being drawn from congruent populations with the same true mean and distribution.
0036 Voluntary (N=1242) t-statistics Wilcoxon Rank Sum Test Vmax5 -1.
Therefore, we conducted a separate signed rank sum test and correlation analysis to estimate the association between AD and CE, as well as correlation analyses to estimate associations between AD-CE and the aforementioned four combinations.