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  • noun Plural form of parameter.

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Examples

  • It would be pretty simple to ask the user for input before starting each time, or to read in parameters from a file.

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  • By December, he formerly recognized that the US-Israeli proposals at Camp David could not be accepted by any Palestinian, and he presented what he called his parameters, somewhat vague but more forthcoming.

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  • By December, he formerly recognized that the US-Israeli proposals at Camp David could not be accepted by any Palestinian, and he presented what he called his parameters, somewhat vague but more forthcoming.

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  • So climate modelers turn to what they call parameters or, as Dyson likes to call them: "fudge factors."

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  • By December, he formerly recognized that the US-Israeli proposals at Camp David could not be accepted by any Palestinian, and he presented what he called his parameters, somewhat vague but more forthcoming.

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  • Most oil contracts are at fixed price formulas based on long term parameters.

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  • But Nernst showed in 1906 that it is possible with the aid of the third law, to derive the necessary parameters from the temperature dependence of thermochemical quantities.

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  • But research supporting those parameters is limited and there is little data to suggest what treatment to pursue for patients in between those readings.

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  • The resolution to both matters involves certain parameters for how we use Netflix data in any future research programs.

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  • Franken was well within parameters to enforce the agreed upon time limits.

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