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generation time

  1. (also called division time) the time required for a population of cells to double in number.
  2. the time required for a generation of individuals to be born, reach sexual maturity and reproduce. The generation time is a critical factor in population growth rates and efforts are being made (particularly in China) to extend the human generation time so as to slow down the rate of population increase.
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Similar patterns were observed for the larval period, protonymphal period, deutonymphal period, and generation time, but there were no significant differences at 26, 29, and 32 [degrees]C.
In a concrete example, WSS-N([1.sup.256], 4, 256) makes the signature generation time 8% shorter than that of the WSS-B([1.sup.256], 4, 256).
However, the increase on key size is not linear to the increase on generation time since the ratio of the key size to the generation time relatively decreases along with the increase of the key size.
The strains LAB33 and LAB114 were selected for the basic biochemical characterization based on the growth rate, generation time, and adhesion properties.
Furthermore, the means and standard errors of the intrinsic rate of increase (r), the net reproductive rate (Ro), the mean generation time (T) and the finite rate of population increase ([lambda]), were calculated by using the Jackknife method [23, 24].
Classifier Generation Time. After studying temporal requirements of the three proposed stages for the audio fragment classification, the next study will be the time required to obtain each classifier.
According to Quorus, its product will reduce document generation time by 80 percent.
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REDUCING WORLD WATER WORKS' PROPOSAL GENERATION TIME BY MORE THAN 50%
The optimum growth was showed at pH 8 with a generation time is 66 minutes/generation.
Local Surface Remeshing: allows for remeshing only selected areas when changing mesh parameters or performing design changes, reducing surface mesh generation time up to an order of magnitude.

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