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calibration

 [kal″ĭ-bra´shun]
determination of the accuracy of an instrument, usually by measurement of its variation from a standard, to ascertain necessary correction factors.

cal·i·bra·tion

(kal'i-brā'shŭn),
The act of standardizing or calibrating an instrument or laboratory procedure.

calibration

The set of operations which establish, under specified conditions, the relationship between values indicated by a measuring instrument or system and the corresponding known values of the measurement.

cal·i·bra·tion

(kal'i-brā'shŭn)
Standardizing an instrument or laboratory procedure.
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