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cut-off

Anesthesiology The point at which elongation of the carbon chain of the 1-alkanol family of anesthetics results in a precipitous drop in the anesthetic potential of these agents–eg, at > 12 carbons in length, there is little anesthetic activity, beyond 14 carbons, none Lab medicine
1. A time after which a specimen cannot be processed due to logistics or necessity for 'batching' specimens to ↓ labor in performing certain assays and.
2. A critical value for an analyte which is ≥ 2 standard deviations above or below a mean or 'cut-off' and thus abnormal. See Decision level, Panic value.
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He said the 80-point cut-off was also unfair because other regions set it at 70.
'The board is yet to come up with any cut-off mark for placements into the various tertiary institutions across the country.
This land is so remote that it is even officially called the Cut-Off Area.
The market value will be the arithmetic average of the daily volume weighted average price (VWAP) of the company's common stock for each trading day during the three-day period ending on and including, the cut-off date, rounded to two decimal places.
One diplomatic source with knowledge of the behind the scenes discussions said: "The UK has been softening up on the first cut-off date.
Orange registered the best performance through its network in Greater Cairo, with zero dropped calls or cut-off connections out of 4,800 attempts.
After the cut-off was declared,the varsity asked the college to redefine the previous cut-off and come out with a fresh list for the courses.
Receiver operating characteristics curve analyses were done to determine the predictive values of these anthropometric measures and their cut-off values for insulin resistance by triglyceride/high density lipoprotein ratio.
The cut-off price at the previous auction on Thursday was 6.9545 pounds.
AvtoVAZ cut-off date for 2012 dividends, dividend recommendation to come.
At a 0.3% copper equivalent cut-off, total contained sulphide copper in the indicated resource category is estimated to be 21.1 billion lb of copper, while total contained sulphide copper in the inferred resource category is estimated to be 7.6 billion lb of copper.