condition factor
condition coefficient

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Fulton somatic condition factor — a figure calculated from length and weight which expresses the plumpness of a fish or the changes in the food reserves stored in muscle. The condition factor (K) is the ratio of the weight of the fish (without the gonads) to the cube of its… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Factor V Leiden — Infobox Disease Name = Factor V Leiden Caption = DiseasesDB = 154 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|289.81 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = Factor V Leiden (sometimes Factor VLeiden ) is the name given to a variant of human …   Wikipedia

  • condition coefficient — a figure calculated from length and weight which expresses the plumpness or fatness of a fish or the changes in the food reserves stored in muscle. The condition factor (K) is the ratio of the weight of the fish (without the gonads) to the cube… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • condition — [kən dish′ən] n. [ME & OFr condicion < L condicio, agreement, situation < condicere, to speak with, agree < com , together + dicere, to speak: see DICTION] 1. anything called for as a requirement before the performance or completion of… …   English World dictionary

  • Factor X — For other uses, see Factor X (disambiguation). Coagulation factor X PDB rendering based on 1c5m …   Wikipedia

  • Factor V — This article is about the blood coagulation protein. For the software company, see Factor 5. Coagulation factor V (proaccelerin, labile factor) PDB rendering based on 1czs …   Wikipedia

  • Factor XI — Coagulation factor XI PDB rendering based on 1xx9 …   Wikipedia

  • Factor X — A coagulation factor, a substance in blood essential to the normal clotting process. Production of factor X takes place in the liver and requires vitamin K. The gene for factor X is located on chromosome 13 and is in band 13q34. The X in factor X …   Medical dictionary

  • condition — I. noun Etymology: Middle English condicion, from Anglo French, from Latin condicion , condicio terms of agreement, condition, from condicere to agree, from com + dicere to say, determine more at diction Date: 14th century 1. a. a premise upon… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • factor — This noun has several precise meanings, but it is loosely and vaguely used to mean element, condition, or situation, which themselves are terms of jargon. One factor that made me take the job was the salary offered can better be expressed I took… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

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