Example sentences for: alpha

How can you use “alpha” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:


  • The KR-20 [ 29 ] is used for binary items and is comparable to Cronbach's alpha.

  • 14 Presidents are alpha male studs.

  • This weekend, Time reported that Al Gore's campaign has been paying Wolf, a feminist author, $15,000 a month (recently reduced to $5,000) to transform Gore from a weak "beta" male into a strong "alpha" male.

  • These include the overall gene organization of the trp operon, for which many microbial patterns are known; the extremely rare gene order of trpEa trpEb instead of the typical order trpEb trpEa; the fusion of genes encoding the alpha ( trpAa ) and beta ( trpAb ) subunits of anthranilate synthase, a fusion that exists in only a limited number of other taxa, and the presence of operonic genes exhibiting distinctive homology subtypes ( aroA Iβ and tyrA (p) ).

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