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mar·gi·nal

(mar'ji-năl),
Relating to a margin.

marginal

(mär′jə-nəl)
adj.
1. Relating to, located at, or constituting a margin, border, or edge.
2. Barely within a lower standard or limit of quality.
3. Relating to or located at the fringe of consciousness.

mar′gin·al′i·ty (-jə-năl′ĭ-tē) n.

mar·gi·nal

(mahr'ji-năl)
Relating to a margin.
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In the present study, it was found that the highest marginal gap in the group I (PFM) was at Mesiobuccal (MB) point i.e.
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(3) Blue shirts and other shirts usually in the market will have similar prices even if they have radically different marginal utilities.
For each unit originally manufactured at a marginal cost of mc, the proportion that will need to be repaired or replaced is (1 - R), and the cost per unit of doing so is z mc.
Under the condition that [gamma] < [e.sup.-1], for a sequence of marginal observables (6), the estimate holds
Graphical analysis from a sample graph given in Figure 2 chosen from [22] shows the relation between marginal cost and average cost; also see [23].
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The move comes after the Reserve Bank of India had asked banks to price fixed rate loans of up to three years based on marginal cost of funds from April 1.
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Dudley North, a Labour/ UKIP/Conservative marginal: "One of UKIP's better chances in the Midlands, but Labour should hold on." And Solihull, a Conservative and Lib Dem marginal: "Conservatives look very well placed to pick this up, though the Liberal Democrats can't be counted out yet."