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pairing

A method that may be used in a clinical study in which subjects are selected so that two with similar characteristics—e.g., weight, smoking habits, etc.—are assigned to a set, with one receiving Treatment A and the other Treatment B.
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It was more likely for a pair bond to dissolve in the next season, after pairing for one season, due to non-return of one or both pair members than it was for a pair to reunite or change mates.
From here, I started to build on my pairing information.
Although mentors have some input, the coordinator makes the final decision on mentor-protege pairings and notifies the mentor, protege, and human resources personnel of that decision.
John Willett, chief information officer at Qantas, said, "We are pleased that the pairings project has been delivered on time, within budget and with expected productivity results.
To understand the significance of bridging and its relation to wine pairing, consider the taste of a piece of fresh water fish that has been marinated in lime juice, green peppercorns, tarragon and shallots before being sauteed.
Once a sommelier or beverage director has a better appreciation for the unique experience beer pairings offer, they can extend this knowledge to the staff and ultimately to the customer.
Art and poetry integrated into a single piece, art and poetry submitted as the paired works of one or more artists, and art or poetry submitted for pairing with another work will be considered for showing.
The results pointed to the presence of d-wave symmetry, but they couldn't unambiguously rule out an additional contribution from s-wave pairing (SN: 3/9/96, p.
I love pairing a classic Dow's Vintage Port with 'Point Reyes Blue' cheese -- the sweetness of the Port contrasts well with this cheese's savory flavors.
They quickly realized that in these materials, lattice vibrations alone aren't strong enough to maintain such pairing at the high superconducting transition temperatures observed in the copper oxides.
Pizza is fun food for sharing and we think pairing the perfect deal for customers is a great way to allow everyone to get what they want.