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lambda

 [lam´dah]
1. the eleventh letter of the Greek alphabet, Λ or λ.
2. the point of union of the lambdoid and sagittal sutures.

Λ

1. 11th letter of the Greek alphabet, lambda.
2. Symbol (λ) for Avogadro number; wavelength; radioactive constant; Ostwald solubility coefficient. Symbol for (Λ) molar conductivity of an electrolyte.
3. In chemistry, denotes the position of a substituent located on the 11th atom from the carboxyl or other functional group (λ).

lamb·da

(lam'dă),
1. The 11th letter of the Greek alphabet, λ.
2. The craniometric point at the junction of the sagittal and lambdoid sutures.

lambda

λ Symbol for:
1. Light chain–immunoglobulin.
2. Wavelength.

λ

Abbreviation for wavelength; radioactive constant; Ostwald solubility coefficient; Avogadro number; microliter.

Λ

, λ
The Greek letter lambda.

lamb·da

(Λ, λ) (lam'dă)
1. The 11th letter of the Greek alphabet.
2. Symbol (λ) for Avogadro number; wavelength; radioactive constant; Ostwald solubility coefficient; molar conductivity of an electrolyte (Λ).
3. chemistry The position of a substituent located on the 11th atom from the carboxyl or other functional group (λ).
4. The craniometric point at the junction of the sagittal and lambdoid sutures.

lamb·da

(lam'dă)
1. The 11th letter of the Greek alphabet.
2. Symbol (λ) for Avogadro number;wavelength;radioactive constant;Ostwald solubility coefficient; molar conductivity of an electrolyte (Λ).
3. The craniometric point at the junction of the sagittal and lambdoid sutures.
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Para obtener distribuciones simetricas alrededor de cero a partir de la funcion percentil de la distribucion lambda generalizada se toman: [[lambda].sub.1] = 0, y, [[lambda].sub.3] = [[lambda].sub.4] y se obtiene:
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