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Adjustments is a member of the word family adjust, included in the Academic Word List by Dr. Averil Coxhead, which contains the 570 most frequent word families used in academic texts from a variety of subject areas, of interest for students that learn the words most needed to study at tertiary institutions.


Adjustments a.k.a. The Adjustments is a musical group.

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Google previewCurrent Population Reports (1999)

Consumer income

While overall rates are quite close, the important effect of the geographic adjustments is that there are fewer poor in areas with relatively low living costs and more in areas with relatively high living costs. Thus, standardized poverty rates ...

Google previewASEAN-China Economic Relations (1989)

Developments in ASEAN and China by Siow Yue Chia, Bifan Cheng

The reason behind the two price adjustments is that the purchasing price for cotton had long been kept too low. Therefore, China had to import yearly a large quantity of cotton that reached 900,000 tons in 1980 and cost the country a large ...

Google previewHuman System Responses to Disaster (2012)

An Inventory of Sociological Findings by Thomas E. Drabek

Intersocietal Comparisons Societal variations in the adoption of various types of hazard mitigative adjustments is a research topic that a few scholars broached during the past decade. For example, within a rather elaborate theoretical ...

Google previewFiscal Federalism in Switzerland

tax adjustments is a mere conjecture in the Swiss situation: the electorate has to vote the tax law at the cantonal level, or the tax coefficient at the local level: while it may accept variation in taxation, whether to restore a balanced current ...

Google previewPoverty Strategies in Asia (2006)

A Growth Plus Approach by John Weiss, Haider Khan

How far this is genuine poverty reduction and how far it is due to statistical re- adjustments is an important issue that requires detailed analysis. The international comparison has the startling and strongly counter-intuitive result that Pakistan has ...

Google previewSexual Conduct (2011)

The Social Sources of Human Sexuality by William Simon, John Gagnon

Estimates and Theories One aspect of any consideration of lifestyles that involve alternative or unconventional sexual adjustments is an estimate of the size of the population to be included. Unfortunately, the proscribed character of most ...

Google previewThe Adobe Photoshop CS4 Dictionary (2009)

The A to Z Desktop Reference of Photoshop by Philip Andrews

Menu: Window >Adjustments Shortcut: – See also: Adjustments panel, Adjustments panel presets customize Version: CS4 When selecting an adjustment type from the button grouping at the top of the Adjustment panel, the lower section of the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Death and Dying (2003)

by Glennys Howarth, Oliver Leaman

Task three adjustments can be external, internaland spiritual. External adjustments involveadaptation torole disruptions suchas living in an empty house , paying billsandliving on a reduced income. Somefind that they areable to fulfil these ...

Google previewThe Routledge Encyclopedia of Second Language Acquisition (2012)

by Peter Robinson

proposed that research should first show that linguistic and conversational adjustments promote the comprehension of input. Secondly, it should be shown that comprehensible input promotes acquisition and, thirdly, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Financial Models, 3 Volume Set (2012)

by Frank J. Fabozzi

The indirect methodof calculating cashflows starts with thefirm's NI and makes appropriate adjustments to arriveata number that shows how much cash the firm hastakenin over theperiod. The adjustments that havetobemade to NIareoftwo ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Disability (2005)

by Gary L Albrecht

The act requires providers of such services not to treat disabled users less favorably than they would a nondisabled person and also to make such adjustments as may be reasonably required to remove or reduce obstacles for disabled people.

Google previewA Dictionary of Accounting (2010)

by Jonathan Law

consolidation adjustments at the last day of the period of the undertakings included in the consolidation. Subsidiary undertakings within the group may be excluded from consolidation (see ExCLUSION OF SUBSIDIARIES FROM ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Research Design (2010)

by Neil J. Salkind

Underadjustment Bias Another example of regression artifacts is underadjustment bias, the systematic error remaining after typical statistical adjustments for potential confounds. Campbell and Kenny have shown that several kinds of statistical ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Neuromuscular Aspects of Sports Performance (2011)

by Paavo V. Komi

These results emphasize the plasticity as well as the efficacy of neural adjustments during the early parts of fatiguing exercise. They may also explain why, in some studies that used very moderate intensity exercise, the fatigue effects were ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics (2006)

by Neil J. Salkind

While Campbell emphasized the importance of good design in quasiexperiments , many other researchers sought to resolve problems in making causal inferences from quasiexperiments through statistical adjustments. One such method uses ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Constitutional Amendments, Proposed Amendments, and Amending Issues, 1789–2015, 4th Edition [2 volumes] (2015)

by John R. Vile

to prohibit automatic increases in the prices of goods or services v COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENTS v 123 COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENTS.

Google previewEncyclopedia of E-Health and Telemedicine (2016)

by Cruz-Cunha, Maria Manuela

Such gaps in research clarified the need for a study pinpointing core organizational adjustments, strategic choices and relative challenges engaged by the implementation EHRs in hospital settings as perceived and experienced by key ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1993)

Volume 44 - Process Plants: Cost Estimating to Project Management: Information Systems for by John J. McKetta Jr

In the closed-loop mode, the expert system directly or indirectly makes adjustments without human intervention. The on-line, real-time, closed-loop expert system is the most difficult of implementations and requires the highest degree of care in ...

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Any transition serious enough to alter your definition of self will require not just small adjustments in your way of living and thinking but a full-on metamorphosis. (Martha Beck)
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Scrabble value of A1D2J8U1S1T1M3E1N1T1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 21 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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