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e·quiv·a·lence

, equivalency (ē-kwiv'ă-lens, -len-sē),
1. The property of an element or radical of combining with or displacing, in definite and fixed proportion, another element or radical in a compound.
2. The point in a precipitin test at which antibody and antigen are present in optimal proportions.
[L. aequus, equal, + valentia, strength (valence)]

equivalence

[ikwiv′ələns]
a state of being equal in value.

e·quiv·a·lence

, equivalency (ē-kwiv'ă-lĕns, -lĕn-sē)
The property of an element or radical of combining with or displacing, in definite and fixed proportion, another element or radical in a compound.
[L. aequus, equal, + valentia, strength (valence)]

equivalence

(ē-kwĭv′ă-lĕns) [″ + valere, to be worth]
The quality of being equal in power, potency, force, value, or clinical effectiveness.
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All previous studies on the long-term maintenance of stimulus equivalence classes have included a test for stimulus equivalence immediately following contact with the trained experimental contingencies.
Figure 3 shows contour plots of the equivalence ratio and initial temperature versus the reformed gas composition, hydrogen, water, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, and methane.
Proposition 1: It is necessary that all equivalence classes [p.
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The map of homotopy limits will be a homotopy equivalence if the associated map of section spaces, [[GAMMA].
This suggests that equivalence in translation, as in mathematics, refers to the state of having the same value, function, meaning, and so on (Merriam-Webster Dictionary) (2).
If we train four equivalence classes consisting of four members each, such as A1-B1-C1-D1, A2-B2-C2-D2, A3-B3-C3-D3 and A4-B4-C4-D4, the compound stimulus A1B1 maintains an equivalence-equivalence relation with B2C2 because both compounds contain elements belonging to the same class.
The Equivalence Standard applies retrospectively and renders the Master's degrees earned prior to introduction of the Equivalence Standard inferior to those earned after the introduction of ES.
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That difficulty of students prompted us to use semantic weband make their documents readable (understandable) to infer the things on their own Protege 4 helped us create equivalence between all the terms but it was frustrating to add a new equivalence or delete an old equivalence easily.
To date, the transfer of functions through equivalence relations has been demonstrated with discriminative (e.