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top-down

adjective A generic term referring to an organisational structure in which changes occur from the top layers and eventually filter to the bottom.
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At the start of the extended follow-up, most patients in both the step-up and top-down groups were on immunomodulators (66% vs.
There are several factors make CE, particularly capillary zone electrophoresis (CZE), attractive or superior to LC for use in top-down proteomics:
The new user interface provides for rapid adoption by organizations looking for top-down PPM to accelerate their Process Excellence, New Product Development and IT Governance initiatives.
Top-down bottles have now been launched in France, as well as being available in Germany, UK and Belgium.
For purposes of easy classification, nanotechnology can best be divided into two strategies, top-down and bottom-up:
Coordinating top-down and bottom-up strategies for education reform.
The top-down, five-year city planning agenda has failed to overcome the culture that Berlin built up during the first 750 years of its explosive history.
This is consistent with the author's top-down approach to the history of Saltillo, which is not much different from the focus of the Boltonians whom Offutt criticized in her introduction.
In the process, it dispels myths about isolated skill learning and the need for a top-down education.
Do you sense the difference between the top-down and bottom-up approaches?
Overnight, with no notice to the staff, the Board terminated this carefully constructed structure, scrapped the personnel manual, and imposed a top-down management structure.