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PERTURBATION. This is a technical word which signifies disturbance, or infringement of a right. It is usually applied to the disturbance of pews, or seats in a church. In the ecclesiastical courts actions for these disturbances are technically called "suits for perturbation of seat." 1 Phillim. 323. Vide Pew.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Perturb and observe is the most commonly used Hillclimbing method to track the maximum power point.
Optimization of Perturb and Observe Maximum Power Point Tracking Method", IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON POWER ELECTRONICS, 20(4): 963-973 (2005).
As a result, differential privacy is preserved to perturb the support of an individual pattern.
Initially there is no difference between the perturbed run and the control run, but after approximately 15 days, the perturbed vertical diffusion physics redistributes water vapor in the vertical and relaxes to a new climatological state for water vapor in the upper troposphere.
Next, researchers can experiment with an actual system such as yeast to see what will happen at the organism level when one component of the system is perturbed. "You can do genetic perturbations where you knock out genes, for example, or environmental perturbations where you give or take away certain kind of sugars," Hood says.
In other words, the value of the perturbed attribute is "closer" to the true value of the attribute than intended.
This is a million-dollar question -- Why the opposition is perturbed and disturbed with the increased productivity.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that he was perturbed by a letter sent to him by the Chairman of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC), Dr.
This alarming situation has perturbed the patients suffering from diabetes, heart, kidney, liver, stomach, cough, flue and fever, as this high increase have taken the antibiotic medicines away from their reach.
RAWALPINDI -- Water Shortage perturbed the residents of Union Council (UC) - 42 Dhoke Elahi Bukush and adjoining areas for the last many days.
During rains, the city almost comes to a standstill and no one seems to be perturbed about it.