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STANDARD, in war. An ensign or flag used in war.

STANDARD, measure. A weight or measure of certain dimensions, to which all other weights and measures must correspond; as, a standard bushel. Also the quality of certain metals, to which all others of the same kind ought to be made to conform; as, standard gold, standard silver. Vide Dollar; Eagle; Money.

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Besides, the standard error of estimate is low (1.551) which shows that the high accuracy of its prediction.
The standard error of estimate is reasonably close to the predictive equation, but there is a better model.
(a) y: SWV of dry veneer x: SWV of green veneer a b r [r.sup.2] [S.sub.yx] (m/sec.) Southern pine 1515.0 0.8794 0.905 0.819 207.48 Douglas-fir 1826.7 0.7826 0.907 0.823 167.89 (a) Linear regression model: y = a + bx; SWV = stress wave velocity of veneer; r = correlation coefficient; [r.sup.2] = coefficient of determination; [S.sub.yx] = standard error of estimate. Table 3.
Because this value could not be calculated when r was not significant, we also calculated the "standard error of estimate," the square root of the residuals from the regression line.
Table 1 presents the value of Pearson's r, along with the associated standard error of estimate for each of these bivariate distributions.
The standard error of estimate (sy/x) is a standard deviation that measures the scatter of the observed values around the regression line and sy/x is found to be 0.0068.

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