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through·put

(thrū'put),
A term applied to analytic instruments specifying the number of tests that can be performed in a given time.

through·put

(thrū'put)
A term applied to analytic instruments specifying the number of tests that can be performed in a given time.

throughput

(throo′pŭt″)
1. In hospital management, the sum of the services provided by a health care institution per unit of time. It includes the number of patients treated, admitted, and discharged; the total number of procedures performed; and the quantity of laboratory or radiological services rendered. It is a measure of institutional volume or capacity and a determinant of productivity.
2. In the laboratory, the analysis, processing, or testing of multiple samples. Techniques that foster the rapid or simultaneous processing of multiple samples are called high-throughput.
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Obtaining the throughput agreement at this dock is strategically advantageous for Duke Energy Merchants as we build infrastructure to buy, store, blend and market coal," said Steve Hill, executive vice president of Duke Energy Merchants' carbon group.
First quarter revenues include $7 million received from a customer in connection with the termination and buyout number of a throughput agreement.
In addition, GM&T USA will in a separate throughput agreement receive long-term access to 200 MMCFD (2 bcma) of regas capacity at the Cove Point terminal for 18 to 20 years.
In conjunction with the sale, Holly entered a 15-year tank lease and minimum throughput agreement (with options to extend).
the Private Company rejected the existing Throughput Agreement with SGLP pursuant to which SGLP provided crude oil gathering, transportation, terminalling and storage services for the Private Company at certain minimum levels;
the Private Company will reject the existing Throughput Agreement with SGLP pursuant to which SGLP provides crude oil gathering, transportation, terminalling and storage services for the Private Company at certain minimum levels;
SAN ANTONIO -- Tesoro Corporation ("Tesoro") (NYSE: TSO) today announced that it has entered into a throughput agreement that will allow the company to transport crude oil in a pipeline owned by Petroterminal de Panama (PTP).