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# Example sentences for: intercept

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Three different properties of the regression line could be considered as measures of a codon's (or amino acid's) response to GC content: the slope (which describes the rate of response, or sensitivity, to GC content variation), the intercept (marking the lower boundary of GC content, at which the codon/amino acid is predicted to disappear), and the correlation coefficient (describing the degree of variation in codon/amino-acid usage that can be understood in terms of genome GC content).

And that the Soviet Embassy in Washington, D.C., was the locus of a successful effort to intercept messages between Andrews Air Force Base and government aircraft used by the president, the secretary of state, and other senior officials.

For all the subjects, the linear regression was performed on the RMS and MF evolutions to compute the slope (a1) and intercept point (a0) parameters:

a grid pattern with grid square size related to the Y-intercept value is superimposed upon the distribution of structures, these are termed "capture squares";

If the log-ratio distributions between arrays or color channels are to be centered across the intensity range, then the resulting correlation will be linear with intercept zero and slope one.