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attrition

noun decrease, disintegration, dwindling, erosion, fading, falling off, lessening, waning, wearing away
See also: erosion
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Referring to the 10 per cent attrition rate overall for the later cohort, Walker said some of the reasons nurses left in their first year of practice could include changing expectations of work, emotional unpreparedness, that nursing was very hard work, the impact of shift work on social life and having other opportunities.
The Indian central bank has cautioned commercial banks that they will have to put up with a high attrition rate.
BACKGROUND Higher attrition rates of ESL nursing students are an assumption, seemingly based on anecdotal evidence.
A concerning level of ART attrition is evident in iSante data, with approximately 25% of ART patients recorded as officially discontinued.
In this study, we use detailed student-level data to compare patterns of entry, attrition, and replacement in 19 KIPP middle schools and in traditional public middle schools in the districts in which the KIPP schools are located.
As of July 31, 2014, 47 examiners had left the agency out of 578, which amounted to an 8.1% attrition rate so far this year, according to the NCUA.
Attrition warfare is a military strategy in which a belligerent side attempts to win a war by wearing down the enemy to the point of collapse through continuous losses in personnel and materiel.
In addition, just as it is important for firms to predict who they expect will quit or be fired shortly within their tenure, the military tries to minimize its first-term attrition (Huo et al.
Meeting the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) attrition standard (or one of the attrition standards based on the WWC standard) is now an important consideration for researchers conducting studies that could potentially be reviewed by the WWC (or other evidence reviews).
General Kinematics Vibra-Mill attrition mills have proven performance in scores of foundries as both a total attrition mill or as a sand pre-conditioner.
Average salaries in Kuwait are set to rise 4.4 percent this year but employee attrition is still a challenge for employers, Hay Group said on Sunday.
This project builds on the learning developed through research carried out for the fellow's PhD exploring attrition in cases involving crimes of CSE.