noun see per mill

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • permillage — /peuhr mil ij/, n. a rate or proportion per thousand. Cf. percentage (def. 1). [1885 90; PER MILL + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • permillage — per·mil·lage …   English syllables

  • permillage — (ˌ)pərˈmilij noun ( s) Etymology: per mill + age : rate or proportion per thousand …   Useful english dictionary

  • per mill — adverb Etymology: per + Latin mille thousand Date: 1721 per thousand • permillage noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Quantile — Quantiles are points taken at regular intervals from the cumulative distribution function of a random variable. Dividing ordered data into q essentially equal sized data subsets is the motivation for q quantiles; the quantiles are the data values …   Wikipedia

  • 500 (number) — For other uses, see 500 (disambiguation). ← 499 501 → 500 List of numbers Integers …   Wikipedia

  • average — n Average, mean, median, norm, par denote something and usually a number, a quantity, or a condition that represents a middle point between extremes. Of these words average, mean, median, and par are also used as adjectives. Average is an… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • grade —    1. a unit of angle measurement equal to 1/400 circle, 0.01 right angle, 0.9°, or 54 . This unit was introduced in France, where it is called the grade, in the early years of the metric system. The grad is the English version, apparently… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

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