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ceiling

Vox populi A maximum, upper limit. See Glass ceiling, Nondisclosure ceiling.
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Estimation of the healthy upper limits for serum alanine aminotransferase in Asian populations with normal liver histology.
In our revised calculation, to increase sensitivity, both the upper limits of the geometric mean and the upper limits of the estimated 90th percentile are calculated, but only the upper limit of the estimated 90th percentile is used.
In Mizoram, while the upper limit for assembly constituency is Rs 8 lakh, for parliamentary constituency, it is Rs 32 lakh.
No additional aminotransferase levels more than 3 times the upper limit of normal were observed with long-term treatment (median exposure, 102 weeks) despite dose increases to 10 mg qd in more than half the patients," the team reports.
Finally, the motion maintains that the rule contradicts a statutory requirement that Federal Upper Limits may only be applied to "therapeutically equivalent" drugs.
However, in reality, the private market contains many other commonly used forms of insurance contract, such as a policy with an upper limit.
3 mlU/L, debates rages on both the appropriate upper limit and on what level of TSH elevation above that upper limit should be treated.
Influential trade organizations, particularly in the natural food and supplements industry, have remained silent under the belief that the Dietary Supplement and Health Education Act (DSHEA), enacted in 1994, which keeps nutrients from being classified as drugs and allows no upper limit on dosage of nutrients, will keep Codex regulations away from our kitchen tables and personal freedoms.
Where available, the upper limit of acceptable mineral is taken from the National Research Council, 1980.
Astronomers had used the "nondetection" to establish an upper limit on the size of U[B.
Although I am assured there was no over-spending on anticipated funding, we need to know what was the acceptable upper limit of that support.