Rate

Term commonly used to denote the amount of active ingredient or formulation applied per unit area, per plant etc. (application rate) regardless of percentage of chemical in the carrier (dilution) or the volume of spray applied per unit area, per plant etc. (volume rate).

Rate

Naval term for rank when referring to non-officers.

rate

  1. amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis
  2. a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
  3. the relative speed of progress or change

Rate

(1)   The deviation of a timekeeper from strict accuracy, expressed as an average.   Thus an early chronometer might be said to have a [gaining or losing] rate of (say) five seconds a week, and this would be taken as read in judging its performance thereafter;  provided it never deviated materially
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(1) The amount charged by a communications medium to an advertiser based on per unit of space or time purchased. The rate may vary from national to local campaigns, or may be a fixed rate. (2) To estimate a particular media”s audience size based on a research sample.
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rate

(rāt) the speed or frequency with which an event or circumstance occurs per unit of time, population, or other standard of comparison.
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rate

[n] - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit 2. [n] - amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis 3. [v] - be worthy of or have a certain rating 4. [v] - estimate the value of 5. [v] - assign a rank or rating to
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Rate

• (n.) The order or class to which a war vessel belongs, determined according to its size, armament, etc.; as, first rate, second rate, etc. • (n.) That which is established as a measure or criterion; degree; standard; rank; proportion; ratio; as, a slow rate of movement; rate of interest is the ratio of the interest to the principal, per...
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rate

noun the relative speed of progress or change; `he lived at a fast pace`; `he works at a great rate`; `the pace of events accelerated`
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rate

charge per unit noun amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis; `a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5`
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Rate

[mathematics] In mathematics, a rate is a ratio between two measurements with different units. If the unit or quantity in respect of which something is changing is not specified, usually the rate is per unit time. However, a rate of change can be specified per unit time, or per unit of length or mass or another quantity. The most common typ...
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Rate

Rate (rāt) transitive verb & i. [ Perh. from English rate , transitive verb , to value at a certain rate, to estimate, but more probably from Swedish rata to find fault, to blame, to despise, to hold cheap; confer Icelandic hrat refuse, hrati rubbish.] To chide with ve...
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Rate

Rate intransitive verb 1. To be set or considered in a class; to have rank; as, the ship rates as a ship of the line. 2. To make an estimate.
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Rate

Rate noun [ Old French , from Latin rata (sc. pars ), from ratus reckoned, fixed by calculation, past participle of reri to reckon, to calculate. Confer Reason .] 1. Established portion or measure; fixed allowance. « The one right feeble through the ev...
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Rate transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Rated ; present participle & verbal noun Rating .] 1. To set a certain estimate on; to value at a certain price or degree. « To rate a man by the nature of his compa...
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rate

A ratio that compares two quantities having different units of measure
Example:

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Rate

A warning cry given to correct the hounds.
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rate

an amount to be paid per unit purchased (e.g., 1 kWh, 1 kW, 1 kVA)
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Rate

Expressed as an annual percentage it is the amount of interest charged on a loan.
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Rate

Formerly, in the British Navy warships were classified into one of six rates depending upon the number of guns they carried, with first rates carrying the most guns and sixth rates the fewest number of guns.
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Rate

In lending, the amount of interest on the loan expressed as an interest rate or annual percentage rate (APR) of the principal.
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rate

opinion.
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Rate

passer rating. Note that pro and college football use different formulas. Some details can be found here.
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Rate

Rate is slang for to think highly of.
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Rate

the annual percentage charged on a loan.
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