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## fac·to·ri·al

(fak-tōr'ē-ăl),
1. Pertaining to a statistical factor or factors.
2. Of an integer, that integer multiplied by each smaller integer in succession down to one, written n!; for example, 5! equals 5 × 4 × 3 × 2 × 1 = 120.
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## fac·to·ri·al

(fak-tōr'ē-ăl)
Pertaining to a statistical factor or factors.
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The factorial loadings ([lambda] 's) of each item of APS-G are adequate, both in the sample composed of men (item 1 = .737, item 2 = .742, item 3 = .560, item 4 = .582), as in the sample composed of women (item 1 = .649, item 2 = .663, item 3 = .606, item 4 = .590).
The results of the factorial design (Table 3, Figure 2) suggest that all variables investigated (drying temperature, drying time and glass fiber paper) are significant as well as the interaction effects between drying temperature and drying time and between drying temperature, drying time and fiber glass paper at the 95.0% confidence level.
Full factorial design (FFD) and Artificial Neural Network (ANN) were applied on the experimental data to predict the sorption potential of sorbent employed:
If we think of the payment elements as distinct factors that can be tested systematically and experimentally, factorial designs enable us to sort out the effects of each element and, more important, to identify which combinations of payment elements work best together.
Analisis factorial exploratorio y complejidad factorial: mas alla de las rotaciones.
For the statistical analysis, analysis of variance (ANOVA) was performed using Design-ExpertA(r) 7 software to analyze the significance of the factors and to formulate a factorial model to describe the effects of the factors on the S/N ratio.
For magnesium, it was verified that the control treatment was inferior to the other factorial treatments in all analyzed parts (stem, bud and leaf).

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