salami slicing


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salami slicing

FDA-speak
The sub-typing of a disease affecting a large group of people into smaller groups that would qualify each as an orphan disease.
 
Science-speak
A popular term for a type of publication in which the data from what should be a single large study are divided into two or more manuscripts.
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"This salami slicing is how officers get bad projects past councillors and I don't want us to sleepwalk towards something that a lot of us have concerns about."
Spending on commercial properties such as the [pounds sterling]360 million acquisition of BP offices has allowedSpelthorne Borough Councilto plug a funding gap left by a "decade of salami slicing cuts", according to council papers.
Independent Councillor Andy Doig supported Councillor McCartin's counter motion, warning his peers not to "allow this salami slicing of human rights".
Contract notice: Tbu - ft equipment - salami slicing
These include authors dispute, fake affiliations, conflicts of interest, dual submissions, duplicate publication, plagiarism, salami slicing, fabrication and falsification1.
But he said that 'salami slicing' cuts of 10 per cent per year over the course of the next parliament would not deliver the gains or the expected investment by airlines of cutting APD by half.
Despite keeping a strict vigilance, cases of plagiarism, Duplicate publication, Salami slicing and unauthorised authorship are encountered.
The Philippines in several fora slammed China's salami slicing and cabbage strategy in enforcing its sweeping claims in the South China Sea, parts of which are claimed by the Philippines, Vietnam, Taiwan, Malaysia and Brunei.
The much trumpeted Government's Localism Act to encourage Neighbourhood Plans to control development has been superseded by the 2012 National Planning Policy Framework, the Government's latest gift of a "builder's charter" to the greedy developers, and Kirklees planning officers have jumped on to the 'bandwagon.' At the 6/11/2014 Strategic Planning Committee meeting, a committee member referred to Kirklees MC's planning as "salami slicing".
"By helping Councils to move away from the age old method of salami slicing, RevuMap enables better business improvement and ensures quality, value-for-money services.
Once you start salami slicing the licence fee and make it a duller shadow of its former self, it will wither away.
This will set out "a proactive view" to determine a clear plan, before potential "salami slicing" of funding reduces the viability of the service.