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Factor

An event, circumstance, influence, or element that plays a part in bringing about a result.

A factor in a case contributes to its causation or outcome. In the area of Negligence law, the factors, or chain of causation, are important in determining whether liability ensues from a particular action done by the defendant.

factor

n. 1) a salesman who sells in his/her own name on behalf of others, taking a commission for services. 2) something that contributes to the result.

factor

(Commission merchant), noun agent, broker, commercial agent, delegate, deputy, envoy, interagent, manager, medium, middleman, one who sells for factorage, proctor, procurator, representative
Associated concepts: consignee, factors' lien

factor

(Ingredient), noun additive, agent, aid, aspect, cause, component, constituent, constitutive element, content, contributing force, determinant, element, elementary unit, feature, integral part, part, portion, segment, unit
See also: aspect, broker, cause, characteristic, component, constituent, dealer, deputy, determinant, element, feature, ingredient, member, part, plenipotentiary, portion, procurator, reason, represent, substitute

factor

1 a mercantile agent. An agent who is in the ordinary course of business entrusted with goods or documents of title representing goods with a view to their sale. A factor has a lien over goods entrusted to him; this lien covers any claims he may have against his principal arising out of the agency. Most factors will be mercantile agents (and have the powers of such) for the purposes of the Factors Act 1889. Under this Act, in certain circumstances a factor may pass a good title to goods entrusted to him.
2 an institution to whom a company assigns its book debts (see FACTORING).
3 in Scotland a landlord or superior's agent.
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In conjunction, the new cobas Factor II and Factor V Test further complements the recent CE approval of the cobas t 511 and cobas t 711 coagulation analyzers for the central lab, making the company a key partner for laboratories performing coagulation and thrombophilia testing.
Table 2 Factor Loadings, Standard Errors and Significance Values for the Two-Factor Model Variables Factor loadings Standard errors p-value Factor I Factor II V1 .
By prospective evaluation of the prevalence of three common thrombophilic polymorphisms; FV Leiden, MTHFR 677C/T and factor II prothrombin 20210 G/A in 76 women with apparently unexplained fetal loss and 106 healthy controls, Brenner et al.
During the quarter, Illumina received US Food and Drug Administration clearance for its BeadXpress system for in vitro diagnostics with Factor II and Factor V assays.
Factor II, Fear of physical discomfort, reflects the fear of suffering pain derived from excessive vegetative activation, such as nauseas and stomach-ache.
7 sec Factor VII 167% 50-155% Factor II 146% 75-134% Factor V 210% 70-150% Factor X 25% 65-135%
Si bien no se ha dilucidado por completo el mecanismo siopatologico que lleva a su desarrollo, se ha postulado el factor II de crecimiento similar a la insulina (IGF-II) como uno de los principales responsables.
The test detects Factor II (FII) and Factor V Leiden (FV) genetic variations associated with thrombophilia, an increased risk of blood clots (thrombosis).
Expression of insulin-like growth factor II (IGF-II), IGF binding protein-2 and myogenin during differentiation of myogenic satellite cells derived from the turkey.
Prothrombin: Factor II, Thrombin: Factor IIa, Stuart-Prower Factor: Factor X).
ANEXO 1 Rangos percentilares de la Escala de Resiliencia de cuarto y quinto ano de educacion secundaria - Total Percentil Factor I Factor II Resiliencia total 1 11-20 14-29 25-50 2 21-23 30-31 3 24-26 32 51-60 4 61 5 27 33 62 6 63 7 34 8 64 9 28 65 11 35 66 13 36 14 29 67 15 68 16 37 17 30 19 69 21 31 70 22 38 23 71 25 39 72 27 32 73 29 74 32 40 75 33 33 34 76 38 41 39 77 40 34 44 42 45 35 46 78 48 43 53 79 54 36 55 44 57 80 61 81 Percentil Factor I Factor II Resiliencia total 62 45 64 37 65 82 70 46 83 76 38 84 79 47 81 85 84 39 48 85 86 88 87 90 49 91 40 92 88 94 50 89 95 41 90 96 91 97 51 92 98 42 93 99 43-44 52-56 94-100 Media 35.