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preference

(pref'er-ents),
Choice, decision, or predilection for one health care option over others (for example, treatments, operations).
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Americans' preferences for male or female children have been evident for decades, with slightly more than a third indicating they have no preference, but with those who have a choice preferring boys over girls.
TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Evening preference and a later breakfast are associated with elevated body mass index (BMI) in adults with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online April 13 in Diabetic Medicine.
The school had 2.2 first preference applications, 196 in total, for each of its 90 places.
The school, in Station Road, had 2.2 first preference applications (196 in total) for each of its 90 places.
The school had 1.9 first preference applications, 112 in total, for each of its 60 places.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-December 19, 2016-Butterfield redeems 8.00% preference shares, repurchases warrant
HONG KONG, Nov 12, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Huishang Bank Corporation Limited ("Huishang Bank" or "the Bank", HK:3698) is pleased to announce the issuance of Offshore Preference Shares (HK:4608) has been completed on 10 November 2016.
Trade creditors often dread getting a demand to repay a preference claim or being named as a defendant in a preference action.
LETTING THE customer have control over interactions--that's the goal of preference management, a relatively new category of application that is gathering steam.
Merkel seems to consider society as a thoughtful entity with a consistent preference set, just like an individual.
Summary: Listing of preference shares will make them a more attractive investment option.
DO SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING SURVEYS FURNISH GOOD EVIDENCE OF PREFERENCE UTILITY?