encu


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encu

Acronym for equivalent normal child unit, that amount of information from any source (linkage analysis, parental, and collateral phenotypes, biochemistry of the carrier state, etc.) that will have the same impact on the probability as one usual progeny does that a consultand is a carrier for an autosomal dominant trait; for example, each normal child contributes one encu. Compare: ensu.
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ENCU is a network of national credit union associations in Europe and World Council representatives who educate and engage with EU policymakers and other stakeholders on legislation that affects credit unions.
Patrice, Los Estados depredadores: la Operacion Condor y la guerra encu bierta en America Latina, Ediciones de la Banda Oriental, Montevideo, 2009.
El voto es la unica manera que las personas como usted tienen para opinar sobre lo que hace el gobierno Si esta de acuerdo 50% No esta de acuerdo 34% FUENTE: ENCU, 2008.

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