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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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Figure 4 shows a comparative analysis of each face and the median values for auditory threshold and SRPI.
Another factor to be considered for the greater number of correct answers by normal hearing children (CG) is their mean of auditory thresholds are better than the mean of the thresholds of the hearing impaired children, even considering when performed with the use of their sound amplification device and, the presentation of the speech stimuli for both groups was 60 dB, in addition to the familiarity of some children with such words (greater auditory exposure).
Our emphasis in devising this protocol is to attempt to stabilize auditory thresholds to maximize the effectiveness of the amplification trial period.
Four weeks following exposure, a time interval designed to permit recovery of any temporary threshold shifts, auditory thresholds were assessed in all subjects.
In the first month auditory thresholds at all frequencies had no correlation with severity of diabetes in both fasting and post prandial blood sugar levels(P>0.
In view of the fact that patients diagnosed with delayed maturation of the auditory pathway who experience delayed language acquisition but who have normal auditory thresholds are generally considered to have a good prognosis, we believe that they usually receive less attention than they should from physicians and psychologists.
No latency differences between ears are expected in patients with bilaterally normal auditory thresholds.
Some studies have demonstrated that certain aspects of hearing, including the perception of binaural beats and auditory thresholds, vary according to the phase of the menstrual cycle in women with the Hb AA genotype.
Dalton, Allen, Henton & Taylor (1969) used a Skinner box and the behavioral method of conditioned suppression (CS) to establish auditory thresholds in monkeys being employed as subjects in the early space program.
Longitudinal study of hearing in children: Baseline data concerning auditory thresholds, noise exposure, and biological factors.
Some species may be able to adapt to noise - waterfowl colonies have thrived near major metropolitan airports - but others may be harmed by sounds beyond human auditory thresholds.