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).
Naval term for rank when referring to non-officers.
- amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis
- a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
- the relative speed of progress or change
• (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...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/rate/
(1) Â The deviation of a timekeeper from strict accuracy, expressed as an average. Â 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; Â 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 mediaâ€s audience size based on a research sample.
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(rāt) the speed or frequency with which an event or circumstance occurs per unit of time, population, or other standard of comparison.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
the relative speed of progress or change; `he lived at a fast pace`; `he works at a great rate`; `the pace of events accelerated`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
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`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
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...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rate_(mathematics)
(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
rubbish.] To chide with ve...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/13
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. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/13
[ Old French , from Latin rata
), from ratus
reckoned, fixed by calculation, past participle of reri
to reckon, to calculate. Confer Reason
Established portion or measure; fixed allowance. « The one right feeble through the ev...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/13
Rate transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Rated
; present participle & verbal noun Rating
To set a certain estimate on; to value at a certain price or degree. « To rate
a man by the nature of his compa...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/13
a quantity considered as a proportion of another quantityFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/1162808
A ratio that compares two quantities having different units of measure
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A warning cry given to correct the hounds.Found on http://www.keswickhuntclub.com/fox-hunting/a-glossary-of-fox-hunting-terms/
an amount to be paid per unit purchased (e.g., 1 kWh, 1 kW, 1 kVA)Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=691-11-21
Expressed as an annual percentage it is the amount of interest charged on a loan.
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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.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/RR.HTM
In lending, the amount of interest on the loan expressed as an interest rate or annual percentage rate (APR) of the principal.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21398
opinion.Found on https://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/t/the-tempest/study-help/full-glossa
passer rating. Note that pro and college football use different formulas. Some details can be found here.Found on http://www.pro-football-reference.com/about/glossary.htm
Rate is slang for to think highly of.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZR.HTM
the annual percentage charged on a loan.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21457
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