The Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) is an XML data model for authoring and, with the DITA Open Toolkit, publishing. It is a standard that is defined and maintained by the OASIS DITA Technical Committee. The name derives from the following components: ==Features and limitations== ===Topic orientation=== DITA content is created as topi...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sample
• (n.) Example; pattern. • (v. t.) To make or show something similar to; to match. • (v. t.) To take or to test a sample or samples of; as, to sample sugar, teas, wools, cloths. • (n.) A part of anything presented for inspection, or shown as evidence of the quality of the whole; a specimen; as, goods are often purchased by sampl...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/sample/
(sam´pәl) a representative part taken to typify the whole. a subset of a larger population of people or things, chosen out of a larger population under study in order to derive conclusions about the entire population.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
1) In digital recording, to measure the level of a waveform at a given instant.
2) To record a short segment of audio for the purpose of playback later.
3) The short recording (made per definition 2).
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1. A specimen of a whole entity small enough to involve no threat or damage to the whole; an aliquot. ... 2. A selected subset of a population; a sample may be random or nonrandom (haphazard); representative or nonrepresentative. ... Origin: M.E. Ensample, fr. L. Exemplum, example ... (05 Mar 2000) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
1. To take regular measure of an analog signal. 2. Any single measurement of such a voltage. 3. To digitally record one or more sounds intended as a sound source for playback via keystrokes on a synthesizer or other device. One might, for example, sample a frog croaking, and later reproduce the croak at any desired pitch through the various keys of...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22286
a small part of something intended as representative of the wholeFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
In computer graphics, a sample is an intersection of channel and a pixel. The diagram below depicts a 24-bit pixel, consisting of 3 samples for Red, Green, and Blue. In this particular diagram, the Red sample occupies 9 bits, the Green sample occupies 7 bits and the Blue sample occupies 8 bits, totaling 24 bits per pixel. Note th...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sample_(graphics)
In general, a sample is a limited quantity of something which is intended to be similar to and represent a larger amount of that thing(s). The things could be countable objects such as individual items available as units for sale, or a material not countable as individual items. Even though the word sample implies a smaller quant...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sample_(material)
In statistics and quantitative research methodology, a data sample is a set of data collected and/or selected from a statistical population by a defined procedure. ==Kinds of samples== Typically, the population is very large, making a census or a complete enumeration of all the values in the population impractical or impossible...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sample_(statistics)
[ Middle English sample
, Old French essample
, from Latin exemplum
. See Example
, and confer Ensample
Example; pattern. [ Obsolete] Spenser.
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Sam'ple transitive verb 1.
To make or show something similar to; to match. Bp. Hall. 2.
To take or to test a sample or samples of; as, to sample
sugar, teas, wools, cloths. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/12
A digital recording of a naturally occurring soundFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20532
A fraction, or subset, of a population. By studying the sample, it is hoped to draw valid conclusions about the larger group, the population.
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A group of units, or portion of material, taken from a larger collection of units or quantity of material, which serves to provide information that can be used as a basis for action on the larger quantity or on the production process; the term is also used in the sense of a sample of observations.Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21122
A part of a population
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a part of a population researchers select to represent the whole
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A piece of dimensional stone, usually 12″ x 12″ showing a general range of marking and color of a given variety.Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/
A portion or piece of a whole. A selected subset of a population or subset of whatever is being studFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22412
A relatively small part of a fish stock which is removed for study, and which ideally is representative of the whole. The greater the number and size of the samples, the greater the confidence that the information obtained accurately reflects the status (such as abundance by number or weight, or age composition) of the stock.Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_fishery_terms
A relatively small part of a fish stock which is removed for study, and which ideally is representative of the whole. The greater the number and size of the samples, the greater the confidence that the information obtained accurately reflects the status (such as abundance by number or weight, or age composition) of the stock.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary245.php
a representative value of a signal at a chosen instant obtained from the values of that signal near this instant NOTE 1 - Ideally, the value of a sample is equal to the value of the signal at a chosen instant; in practice it is equal or proportional to a weighted average of the varying value of the signal near this instant. NOTE 2 - Associated term...Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=702-04-06
A sample is a group of units selected from a larger group (the population). By studying the sample we hope to draw valid conclusions about the larger group. A sample is generally selected for study because the population is too large to study in its entirety. The sample should be representative of the general population. This is often best achieved...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20140
A sample is a subset group of data selected from a larger population group. Most samples are drawn at random to guaranty equal representation in the data.Found on http://www.physicalgeography.net/physgeoglos/s.html
A set of individuals chosen (usually randomly) from a larger population.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20429
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