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range

noun ambit, area, arena, boundaries, bounds, breadth, compass, distance, earshot, extent, field, gamut, genus, hearing, limit, line, perimeter, power, reach, scope, space, span, sphere, stretch, sweep
See also: aptitude, area, arrange, capacity, chain, circuit, classify, course, coverage, degree, direction, extent, file, fix, gamut, hierarchy, jurisdiction, latitude, magnitude, perambulate, province, prowl, purview, region, scene, scope, sort, space, sphere

RANGE. This word is used in the land laws of the United States to designate the order of the location of such lands, and in patents from the United States to individuals they are described as being within a certain range.

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This indicator retained its level of importance and gained in consensus throughout the three rounds, with round three concluding with a perfect consensus as a result of an interquartile range of 0.
Table I presents the interquartile ranges of ages at experiencing the events, (which is also referred to here as ages at transition to various life course stages), classified by gender and 5-year birth cohorts.
The interquartile range covers 8.2 percent to 13.3 percent.
Form of atopic dermatitis according to SCORAD index values on study entry and at the end of the study Time of SCORAD index value Form of atopic dermatitis assessment (points) On study 28.5 Mild Moderate Severe entry form form form (n=23) (n=70) (n=21) Median 11.36 28.5 70.86 Interquartile range 11.0-13.0 22-35.9 60.8-78 Minimal value 4.7 16 39 Maximum value 14.8 39 102 At the end 21.6 Mild form Moderate form Severe form of the (n=38) (n=65) (n=11) study Median 12.0 23.1 73.0 Interquartile range 6.3-13.0 16.1-32.8 46.0-84.0 Minimal value 4.7 16.0 42.0 Maximum value 14.8 40.0 92.0 SCORAD index = SCORing Atopic Dermatitis index Table 4.
Anemic patients had a higher NGAL level than did the nonanemic subjects [185 ng/mL (interquartile range, 85-269 ng/mL) versus 98 ng/mL (interquartile range, 65-162 ng/mL); P < 0.001] (Figure 1).
Children admitted with influenza B tended to be older with a median age 3.9 years (interquartile range, 1.4-7.2), compared with a median of 2 years (IQR, 0.6-4.8 years) for children admitted with influenza A.
Patients with the history of TIA had more pronounced decrease in PON activity (-31.85; -114.05 to -12.55; median; interquartile range; P = 0.035) than those without stroke history or with ischemic stroke history (10.90; -23.40 to 10.00 and -8.30; -17.15 to 2.72, resp.).
The descriptive statistics of reduction in size of keloids were analyzed and expressed in terms of median and Interquartile Range (IQR) since the data was skewed.
All results are expressed as median (interquartile range), and statistical significance between groups was defined as a P value of less than.05.
The median plasma concentration of hs-cTnI at follow-up was 5.9 ng/L (interquartile range 4.3-8.7 ng/L) in individuals who had acquired a new or larger UMI during follow-up, and 4.8 ng/L (interquartile range 3.6-6.4 ng/L) in individuals who had not (P = 0.037).
The median interquartile range of overall "satisfaction with method of closure" scores on the validated Patient and Observer Scar Assessment Scale (POSAS) differed significantly for 299 suture patients and 307 staple patients for whom the data were available (scores of 10 vs.