Example sentences for: adjusting

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  • 1 People do a better job than computers of adjusting fabric alignment through sewing machines and compensating for prior sewing and cutting errors.

  • The higher than expected sex ratios among the last children of mothers in our sample, as well as a decrease in this ratio as maternal PCB exposure increases, can be seen in the crude sex ratios by exposure quintile in table 3. We compared the sex ratio among the children born to parents in each quintile of serum PCB concentration to those in the lowest quintile, adjusting for the year of the child's birth, paternal and maternal age at the child's birth, the mother's parity, and whether the child had an older brother (Figure 3).

  • Two hijackers could have been denied admission at the port of entry based on violations of immigration rules governing terms of admission-Mohamed Atta overstayed his tourist visa and then failed to present a proper vocational school visa when he entered in January 2001; Ziad Jarrah attended school in June 2000 without properly adjusting his immigration status, an action that violated his immigration status and rendered him inadmissible on each of his six subsequent reentries into the United States between June 2000 and August 5, 2001.

  • The effect of any remaining differences in additional confounding variables between cases and controls will be explored by adjusting for these covariates in the analyses, for example through using conditional logistic regression models.

  • However, our findings persisted even after adjusting for known covariates related to pulmonary function, i.e. smoking, weight, micronutrients and socioeconomic status.

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