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  • v. Present participle of downscale.


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  • I’m also learning that you can use statistical downscaling from the climate models to get finer grained regional simulations of the changes in rainfall, e.g. over the US, leading to predictions for increased precipitation over much of the US in the winters and decreased in the summers.

    2009 May 26 | Serendipity

  • She said the government's "downscaling" of the training period would have a negative impact on the quality of care provided to pregnant mothers and also their new born offspring.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • She wanted a 10 carat and I was kind of downscaling it to a 4 carat.

    CNN Transcript Jun 12, 2007

  • For example, parliamentary hearings on the implementation of the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act shows that, in many instances, quality care provision is hampered by factors such as downscaling of funds to the public health sector provision.

    Report on Delivery to Women

  • Investigators in this study believe that "downscaling" techniques allowed them to get a better bead on precipitation.

    Aspen Times - Top Stories

  • This process of "downscaling" may be important so the brain is reset to normal levels of synaptic activity and can begin learning again the next day. - latest science and technology news stories

  • But downscaling your life to fit a minimum wage takes some serious preparation, says Robert Wilson , a certified public accountant and investment adviser at Wealthcare Capital Management in Richmond, Va.

    A Minimum-Wage Job?

  • We have yet another with our withdrawals from Iraq and Afghanistan, and with the massive downscaling of defense and intelligence that is no doubt coming with the debt reckoning.

    Christopher Holshek: Change or Be Changed

  • Instead, Mr. Paul, an opthamologist, emphasized his plan to push for a huge downscaling of the federal government.

    Kentucky Race for Senate Puts Focus on National Policies

  • I have worked in Mobile in Europe since 1985 as an Economist and watch trends for me the interesting thing is that more and more users are duel SIM and more are downscaling to a low cost handset than up to a smartphone.

    Why Facebook’s Future Is Mobile


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