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Rate

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.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Decrease in the pulse rate after initial transient increase has been reported in goat (Celestine et al., 2014).
Effect of yoga and meditation on recovery pulse rate which is an index of physical fitness.
Table 1 presents the historical trends of pulse rate, respiratory rate, and body surface temperature measured via Vital-SCOPE for four patients at Yokohama Hospital.
The evaluation of the changes in blood pressure and pulse rate of hypertensive patients during tooth extraction.
Table 1: Normal Blood Pressure Values Age Group Gender Min/Max (mmHg) <18 Male 80/120 18 to 20 Male 80/125 21 to 40 Male 85/135 40 and above Male 85/135 <20 Female 80/123 21 to 40 Female 85/133 40 and above Female 85/133 Table 2: Pulse rate Range Status BPM Rest / Normal 60-100 Sleeping 40-50 Tachycardia >100 Table 3: Sample Blood Pressure PATIENT ID AGE & GENDER MIN/MAX STATUS (mm) P1 45, Female 85/133 Normal P2 60, Female 70/133 Normal P3 40.Male 85/135 Normal Table.
Within a buzz, pulse rate is consistent (Walker 1975a, b), and therefore we calculated this metric using a series of 10 pulses within a single buzz.
Oxygen saturation (the percentage of arterial blood that is bound with oxygen) and pulse rate (the number of times the heart beats per minute) provide an indication of lung and heart efficiency and increasingly are being measured with fingertip pulse oximeters for personal use.
Intended for extreme sports and aviation use, the 402 measures blood oxygenation, pulse rate and perfusion index, and presents the data in a free tablet app that's compatible with iOS and Android.