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control

1) n. the power to direct, manage, oversee and/or restrict the affairs, business or assets of a person or entity. 2) v. to exercise the power of control.

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The control factors (product features) to be investigated were identified, and an orthogonal array selected to accommodate the factors and their interactions.
control factors and their levels) of the design parameters.
The industrial environment provides many control factors. Control factors are selected and noise is purposely introduced, on technical grounds, in order to evaluate factor levels for reducing the variability of a product or process function, and for robustness.
For an experiment with three control factors these models would require 13 and 15 sets of experimental conditions.
Evaporator length (control factor B) is next parameter based on the change in magnitude of heat rejection when the analysis is conducted at the three levels of evaporator length.
Additional Interior Lighting Power Allowance = Lighting Power Under Control (watts) x Control Factor (specific to the given control strategy by space type, from Table 9.6.2).
ANDREW FLINTOFF'S 'control factor' gave England the edge during their Ashes triumph this summer.
The researcher used a paired sample t-test, since all students experienced the experimental factor and control factor, to evaluate the unit test scores of students who worked collaboratively and those who did not.
The control factor was given an average marketability discount, since none of the blocks of stock represented substantial control.
It should not be surprising to find that the control factor is the least important factor in this study.
1 control factor that traffickers have over victims?
For the control factor matrix, an L9 array was used, while an L4 array was used for the noise factor matrix.