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Value, measure, or degree; a charge, payment, or price determined through the application of a mathematical formula or based upon a scale or standard.

For example, an interest rate is determined by the ratio between the principal and interest.

Rate is also used synonymously with tax.


noun amount, assessment, charge, cost, expense, fare, fee, hire, magno, obligation, pace, parvo emere, price, quotation, standard, tempo, valuation, value, velocity, worth
Associated concepts: legal rate of interest, rate of exchange


verb aestimare, appraise, apprize, assess, class, classify, compute, determine, esteem, estimate, evaluate, figure, fix the price of, gauge, grade, judge, measure, merit, price, quantify, rank, reckon, set a value on, tag, value, weigh
See also: amount, appraise, arrange, assess, assessment, calculate, caliber, charge, classify, cost, criticize, differential, duty, earnings, estimate, evaluate, expense, face amount, frequency, gauge, inveigh, levy, measure, organize, par, pigeonhole, price, quality, rebuke, reprehend, sum, tax, worth

RATE. A public valuation or assessment of every man's estate; or the ascertaining how much tax every one shall pay. Vide Pow. Mortg. Index, h.t.; Harr. Dig. h.t.; 1 Hopk. C. R. 87.

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Equipped with 14-bit analogue-to-digital converters, they are said to achieve a bandwidth of up to 700 kHz - depending on the acquisition rate.
Rapid and efficient, this new dispersion unit is supported by the fastest data acquisition rates available.
Our study found a high 3-year rate of HPV acquisition rate in women 51 years of age at baseline.
The new Spraytec has an increased data acquisition rate of 10 kHz, allowing extremely accurate analysis of the dynamics of spray atomization and dispersion.
The system has an acquisition rate of over 10 kHz, and utilizes Bruker's SigmaFit isotopic profile analysis technology for statistical analysis of isotopes.
It is generally agreed that, to achieve native-like fluency in a second language, the latest a child should begin acquiring primary elements of the second language is age six, and the latest for the final elements is age twelve, Ability level and acquisition rate diminish quickly for each element after the window begins to close.
The researchers are also interested in improving the image resolution and increasing the data acquisition rate to monitor rapid structural changes.
2% and 12% of the stock's trading, while the net of Arabs trading to purchasing registered EGP 61m, by the acquisition rate of 11.
Data Acquisition: Up To 2500 Hz Acquisition Rate And Simultaneous, Separate Data Acquisition Up To 3 Different Criteria
An acquisition rate of more than one million waveforms per second helps users find signal faults quickly.
The absorbent article has a Circular Bend Flexibility of less than about 15 N and typically a an acquisition rate on the third gush of less than about 170 seconds and/or on the fourth gush of less than about 190 seconds.
1 to 2000 microns and its exceptionally fast 10 kHz data acquisition rate allows the real-time capture of atomization dynamics.

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