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point system

(in the United States) a specialty capitation method in which points are assigned for each patient seen in specific diagnostic or service categories. Periodically points are totaled and income distributed proportionately.
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Canada's points system also emphasizes transparency by being straightforward as to what characteristics it values in prospective economic immigrants.
The blocs have agreed in principle that the assignment of the three presidencies shall be based on a points systems.
On the other hand, the impact of the penalty points system driver's license in our country is clearly above the average of other countries.
But what about retaining the existing points system and adding bonus points for goals?
The sooner the computerised system is up-and-running the better, so the penalty points system will become more effective.
While the points system is working against McRae, it is working for series leader Richard Burns - although the former world champion's Peugeot team-mate Marcus Gronholm is slowly closing the gap.
The RFL board takes the view that the points system familiar to the most spectators should take precedence for the 2015 season.
The announcement was made at a Press conference on Sunday, during which the Dubai Police and Al Kindi Automobile also signed an agreement sponsoring the white points system.
Anthony Charteau won with 143 points last year but would have taken only 61 points for the same performance under the new points system, whereas Andy Schleck would have earned 96 points on the three summit finishes alone.
Many parents are worried about the future of their children due to the awarding points system, as they fear that their kids may be left out of the race due to this and not get admission in a school of their choice.
The campaign which comes under the theme 'Traffic Points System for the Safety of All', consists of two phases.