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calibre

See caliber, def. 1.

calibre

The diameter of a tube or cylinder.
Forensics
The diameter of a bullet measured in hundredths of an inch—in the US and in English-speaking countries.
Common bullet calibres  .22, .25, .30, .32, .38, and .45; in metric countries, calibres are measured in millimetres—e.g., .38 calibre corresponds to 9 mm

calibre

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Although BSA is not recommended as a calibrant for MALDI-TOF-MS because it is typically not pure and can produce a systematic error, the determination of the number of HDI molecules adducted was calculated by mass difference.
The concentrations of calibrant and reference material dilutions were optimized for each platform/reagent combination.
Local PT results with the calibrant plasmas were plotted against their certified INR values obtained by both orthogonal and linear regression analysis for comparison.
We evaluated the quality of the curve fit by back-calculating pepsinogen concentrations of calibrants.
The certified value for CRP in ERM-DA470 is traceable to the International System of Units (SI), via the 1st International Standard CRP 85/506, which was used as a calibrant for assigning values to ERM-DA470.
In a study with a high-resolution MALDI orthogonal TOF MS instrument (PerkinElmer), a single external calibrant was used to achieve a mass accuracy of <10 ppm (<0.
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Alternatively, immunoassays utilizing grain-specific antibodies and calibrants may help overcome how the type of grain influences gluten quantification.
This includes the use of blanks, chemical calibrants, spiked samples, blind samples, replicate analysis and QC samples.
Both these SRMs were d-spacing standards which can be used as external or internal calibrants and are in high demand.
Catalog titled Chromatography Products, Resins, and Polymeric Particles contains technical and applications information for Plgel and PL aquagel-OH GPC columns, Cirrus GPC/Triple Detection software, narrow dispersity polymer calibrants, PL-GPC 220/120 integrated GPC systems, and PL-PSDA particle size distribution analyzers.