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Index

A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

index

(Catalog), noun earmark, enumeration, indicant, indicator, list, listing, listing of contents, mark, sign

index

(Docket), verb categorize, codify, file, submit

index

(Gauge), noun measure, guide, scale

index

(Relate), verb catalog, class, classify, document, enumerate, group, inventory, itemize, list, specify, record, supply or furnish with reference
See also: arrange, book, classify, clue, codify, directory, enumerate, fix, gist, indicant, indicate, indication, indicator, itemize, ledger, marshal, pigeonhole, record, register, roll, schedule, substance, symbol, symptom, tabulate
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Overall, the flowering age index showed that early flowering was induced by aluminium stress condition from Al saturation index of 25% to 100% (Table 3).
59 Table 2: Saturation index and parameters of Fernana's water samples Date LR LSI [DELTA][pH.
Lorenzo Cremaschi: 1) The Langelier Saturation Index (LSI) is defined as LSI = pH - [pH.
2]-P and soil solution P, as was the Mehlich P saturation index.
New pools that have fresh plaster, grout, or concrete can be maintained at a saturation index level closer to 30,000 or 35,000 for the first six to 12 months while the surface finish is still new.
In addition to monitoring and controlling disinfectant levels and the pH, the controller will also have a temperature sensor, alkalinity levels, calcium hardness, Langilier's calcium saturation index and the Ryzner Index.
Alternatives to statistical modeling include the location quotient analysis and the service station saturation index (SSSI), a trade area analysis tool developed by Texaco.
The drug also reduced the cholesterol levels of gallbladder bile, whereas the concentration of phospholipids and bile salts increased only slightly, leading to a decrease in the cholesterol saturation index (CSI) of bile in the hypercholesterolemic rats.