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  • 1 comparative estimate — index collation, comparison Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Comparative research — is a research methodology in the social sciences that aims to make comparisons across different countries or cultures. A major problem in comparative research is that the data sets in different countries may not use the same categories, or define …

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  • 3 estimate — [es′tə māt΄; ] for n. [, es′təmit] vt. estimated, estimating [< L aestimatus, pp. of aestimare: see ESTEEM] 1. to form an opinion or judgment about 2. to judge or determine generally but carefully (size, value, cost, requirements, etc.);… …

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  • 4 estimate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. consider, gauge, judge; value, appraise, evaluate, rate, assess, measure; compute, reckon, calculate. n. judgment, opinion, appraisal, report, criticism; calculation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An… …

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  • 5 Phylogenetic comparative methods — When applied to comparative data, conventional statistical methods assume, in effect, that all species are completely unrelated. As if they descended from a big bang of special creation. Such a scenario can be depicted as a star phylogeny (left) …

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  • 6 Quantitative comparative linguistics — is a branch of comparative linguistics that applies mathematical models to the problem of classifying language relatedness. This includes the use of computational phylogenetics and cladistics to define an optimal tree (or network) to represent a… …

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  • 7 Law of comparative judgment — The law of comparative judgment was conceived by L. L. Thurstone. In modern day terminology, it is more aptly described as a model that is used to obtain measurements from any process of pairwise comparison. Examples of such processes are the… …

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  • 8 Comparison — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Comparison >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 comparison comparison collation contrast Sgm: N 1 identification identification Sgm: N 1 comparative estimate comparative estimate relative estimate GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 simile …

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  • 9 comParison — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [The act of comparing] Syn. likening, colLating, analyzing, relative estimation, comparative relation, testing by a criterion, distinguishing between, analogizing, corresponding, paralleling, drawing parallels, contrasting,… …

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  • 10 comparison — I noun alikeness, analogical procedure, analogy, association, balance, comparatio, comparative estimate, conlatio, contrast, correlation, equation, measurement, nearness, parallel, rapprochement, relative estimate, relative estimation,… …

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  • 11 comparison — n. 1. Collation, compare, relative estimate, comparative estimate. 2. Simile, similitude …

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  • 12 balance — I. n. 1. Pair of scales. 2. Equipoise, equilibrium, equality of weight. 3. Comparison, comparative estimate, weighing. 4. Excess, overplus, surplus, residue, remainder. (Correct only of accounts.) 5. Counterpoise, equalizing agency, equalizer. 6 …

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  • 13 Henry Hart Milman — The Very Reverend Henry Hart Milman (February 10 or November 10, 1791 September 24, 1868 [ODNB has February 10 as his date of birth whilst 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica has it as November 10.] ) was an English historian and ecclesiastic.He was… …

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  • 14 Granville Penn — (1761 1844) was a British author, scholar, Biblical geologist, and antiquarian.He was born December 9, 1761 in Spring Gardens, a hamlet in the parish of Wooburn, Buckinghamshire, England, the fifth but second surviving and youngest son of Thomas… …

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  • 15 comparison — /keuhm par euh seuhn/, n. 1. the act of comparing. 2. the state of being compared. 3. a likening; illustration by similitude; comparative estimate or statement. 4. Rhet. the considering of two things with regard to some characteristic that is… …

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  • 16 Tragic Optimism for a Millennial Dawning — ▪ 1999 Introduction by Stephen Jay Gould Stephen Jay Gould, Professor of Geology and Curator of Invertebrate Paleontology at Harvard University since 1973, has gained worldwide renown as a paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, and, not least,… …

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  • 17 Miserere — • The first word of the Vulgate text of Psalm 1 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Miserere     Miserere     † …

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  • 18 The Seal of Confession —     The Law of the Seal of Confession     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Law of the Seal of Confession     In the Decretum of the Gratian who compiled the edicts of previous councils and the principles of Church law which he published about 1151,… …

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  • 19 Priest–penitent privilege — Evidence Part of the …

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  • 20 Cosmos 196 — Estado Reentrado en la atmósfera Fecha de lanzamiento 19 de diciembre de 1967 Vehículo de lanzamiento Cosmos 2I Sitio de lanzamiento Cosmódromo de Kapustin Yar …

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