ensu

ensu

Acronym for equivalent normal son unit, that amount of information from any source (linkage, carrier, phenotype, etc.) that will have the same impact on the conditional probability that a female consultand is a carrier for an X-linked trait as one normal son does; each normal son contributes one ensu. Compare: encu.
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Fire and panic alarms and other equipment are monitored constantly to ensu they are working.
Through the implementation of the Kenya Petroleum Technical Assistance Project, the World Bank aims to strengthen the capacity of the institutions to manage the nascent petroleum industry and help ensu
sno ensu THE Tartan Army turned into snowploughs yesterday to ensure the World Cup qualifier with Serbia went ahead.
I understand it will be used for the first week of the Millennium and will ensu re a very exciting launch to the festival.
Blankenship said that permanently revising this definition to reflect that a legally binding agreement is a "commitment" on the part of a participating jurisdiction, will recognize the reality of local community development and ensu re rapid expenditure of the HOME funds.
The Q300XT features a power roller stretch film delivery system and their patented E-Z Thread roll carriage also makes film threading easier and more consistent, which ensu res a higher yield of film.
Because of hunting's long history in the State of Michigan (and elsewhere), its regulation by the state and the century-long, secular increase in importance to those who do it, and the consistent and varied ways working men sought to ensu re and extend their rights to land and game, it needs to be understood as a right won.
While some authors interpret them as unilaterally binding the EU's organs to comply with the convention's provisions, [40] others maintain that this did not change the law according to which the EU/EC only voluntarily ensu red the guarantees of the convention without being bound by it.
Third, the purpose must be clear, since only when a clear purpose is defined can the manager ensu re that individual interests such as greed, ambition, and personal power do not interfere with the general interests.
Detailed records of the analysis process were kept and repeatedly reviewed (audit trail) to ensu re that no data were missed.
These stress values were sufficiently small to ensu re that the strain is within the linear viscoelastic range.