cohort

  1. a company of companions or supporters
  2. a band of warriors (originally a unit of a Roman Legion)
  3. a group people having approximately the same age

Cohort

A cohort is a group of individuals, identified by a common characteristic, who are studied over a period of time as part of an epidemiological investigation.

Cohort

A group of individuals all born at the same time and thus all of the same age. Used to denote a model where separate ages of each cohort are kept track of as opposed to a dynamic pool model.

Cohort

[educational group] A cohort is a group of students who work through a curriculum together to achieve the same academic degree together. Cohortians are the individual members of such a group. Cohorts have become popular in online education as a way to address the lack of traditional social interaction that is common in on-site education. .....
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cohort

a group or band of people
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cohort

[n] - a company of companions or supporters 2. [n] - a band of warriors (originally a unit of a Roman Legion)
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Cohort

a category of people with a common characteristic, usually their age
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cohort

unit of infantry soldiers, legionary or auxiliary
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Cohort

A group.
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Cohort

A cohort is a group of individuals, identified by a common characteristic, who are studied over a period of time as part of an epidemiological investigation.
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Cohort

A cohort is a unit of Roman soldiers around five hundred men strong.
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Cohort

Cohort: In a clinical study, a well-defined group of subjects or patients who have had a common experience or exposure and are then followed up for the incidence of new diseases or events, as in a cohort study. In Rome, a 'cohors' was one of ten divisions making up a Roman legion. The term came via French into English and came to refer to any body ...
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Cohort

Co'hort noun [ Latin cohors , prop. an inclosure: confer French cohorte . See Court , noun ] 1. (Rom. Antiq.) A body of about five or six hundred soldiers; the tenth part of a legion. 2. Any band or body of warriors. « With hi...
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cohort

<statistics> A cohort is a group of animals of the same species, identified by a common characteristic, which are studied over a period of time as part of a scientific or medical investigation. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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cohort

noun a band of warriors (originally a unit of a Roman Legion)
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cohort

A sub-population going through some specified stage in a process. The term is often applied to describe a population of persons going through some life stage, like a first year in a new school. Contexts: data; labor
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cohort

(ko´hort) in research and statistics, a group of individuals who share a characteristic at some specific time and who are then followed forward in time, with data being collected at one or more suitable intervals. The most common use of the term is to describe a birth cohort, in which all the group members are bor...
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Cohort

• (n.) A natural group of orders of plants, less comprehensive than a class. • (n.) Any band or body of warriors. • (n.) A body of about five or six hundred soldiers; the tenth part of a legion.
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cohort

(from the article `legion`) ...In the third line, 10 maniples of light infantry were supplemented by smaller units of reserves. The three lines were 75 m (250 feet) apart, and ... ...6, after a particularly bad fire, Augustus expanded the city`s fire brigade into a corps of vigiles (firefighters and watchmen), consisting of ... [2 re...
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cohort

Type: Term Pronunciation: kō′hōrt Definitions: 1. Component of the population born during a particular period and identified by period of birth so that its characteristics can be ascertained as it enters successive time and age periods. 2. Any designated group followed or traced over a period, as in an epidemiologic cohort study. .....
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cohort

A group of people sharing a common demographic experience who are observed through time. The cohort of persons born in the same year is known as a generation, while the cohort of persons married in the same year is called a marriage cohort or a marriage generation....
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Cohort

A cohort was a division of the Roman Infantry consisting of 600 men. 10
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cohort

A group of individuals who share a common trait, such as birth year. In medicine, a cohort is a group that is part of a clinical trial or study and is observed over a period of time.
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Cohort

[statistics] In statistics and demography, a cohort is a group of subjects who have shared a particular event together during a particular time span (e.g., people born in Europe between 1918 and 1939; survivors of an aircrash; truck drivers who smoked between age 30 and 40). Cohorts may be tracked over extended periods in a cohort study. Th...
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Cohort

[military unit] A cohort (from the Latin cohors, plural cohortes) was the basic tactical unit of a Roman legion during the Second Punic War (218–201 BC) or following the reforms of Gaius Marius in 107 BC. ==Legionary cohort== Immediately after the Marian reforms, a Roman legion comprised ten cohorts, known simply as `the first cohort`, `t...
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