Example sentences for: decrement

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

  • In New York State, breast cancer mortality increased 1.86% among African American women while breast cancer mortality in Caucasian women decreased 9.2% between 1986 and 1995 [ 1 ] . Mammographic screening, resulting in early diagnosis, contributed significantly to this mortality decrement among Caucasian women.

  • The PPS level for a given patient is determined by reading across the table at each 10% decrement to find the overall best fit.

  • Bands representing bone fide telomere-bearing 5'P termini "shift" down by a predicted size decrement, thereby verifying each responsible TAS.

  • Specifically, cigarette smoking during pregnancy was associated with a predicted decrement in birth weight, length, head and chest circumference while gestation, parity and male gender conferred positive effects.

  • Even the presence of hepatitis C, without symptoms or cirrhosis (HS 1), was judged to carry a 12% decrement from life without HCV.

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