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through·put

(thrū'put),
A term applied to analytic instruments specifying the number of tests that can be performed in a given time.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

through·put

(thrū'put)
A term applied to analytic instruments specifying the number of tests that can be performed in a given time.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

throughput

(throo′pŭt″)
1. In hospital management, the sum of the services provided by a health care institution per unit of time. It includes the number of patients treated, admitted, and discharged; the total number of procedures performed; and the quantity of laboratory or radiological services rendered. It is a measure of institutional volume or capacity and a determinant of productivity.
2. In the laboratory, the analysis, processing, or testing of multiple samples. Techniques that foster the rapid or simultaneous processing of multiple samples are called high-throughput.
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The next eight ports had a total first half throughput of 10.7 million TEU, averaging just under 1.4 million TEU each.
Dow Chemical's Core R&D group has established a broad range of high throughput capabilities, with some tools purchased off the shelf, but more than half designed in-house to meet the specific needs of Dow Coating Materials and its customers, according to Joe Manna, associate director of Formulation Science in Dow's Core R&D group.
where [[tau].sub.s,scheme] is SU's average throughput per channel for a specific sensing scheme, for example, HD, FDr or FDs.
The main objective of this study is to improves the throughput for both macro and femto users.
The base for container throughput growth at Latvia's ports stems in part from BMI's positive outlook for the country's economy, with real GDP growth of 2.2% anticipated for 2015.
A further deepening of the crisis would pose downside risks to most of our forecasts for Latvia's economy and our port throughput projections.
In this paper, we have performed a comprehensive study on the performance of scheduling schemes such as Maximum Carrier to Interference, Proportional Fair, Fair Throughput, and Round Robin in multi cellular environment in HSDPA system.
This papers goal is to determine which modulation zone is the most efficient for relay stations to be deployed to achieve maximal network throughput. This paper also analyzes the number of subscriber stations impact to the network throughput with slot load in one frame and optimal relay stations number connected to one base station to ensure the highest quality internet connection.
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