**Farebox recovery ratio** — The farebox recovery ratio of a passenger transportation system is the proportion of the amount of revenue generated through fares by its paying customers as a fraction of the cost of its total operating expenses. Most systems aren t self… … Wikipedia

**Recovery boiler** — is the part of Kraft process of pulping where chemicals for white liquor are recovered and reformed from black liquor. In the process lignin of the wood, bound in black liquor at this phase, is burned and heat generated. The heat is usually used… … Wikipedia

**Oxidizable carbon ratio dating** — is a method of dating in archaeology and earth science that can be used to derive or estimate the age of soil and sediment samples up to 35,000 years old. The method is considered by some to be experimental, and it is not as widely used in… … Wikipedia

**Steam-Oil Ratio** — The steam oil ratio (SOR) is a metric used to quantify the efficiency of oil recovery processes based on types of steam injection. The steam oil ratio measures the volume of steam used to produce one unit volume of oil. The lower the ratio, the… … Investment dictionary

**Accuracy Ratio** — Schätzgütemaße für ordinale Insolvenzprognosen messen die Qualität ordinaler Insolvenzprognosen. Ordinale Insolvenzprognosen sind Prognosen über die relativen Ausfallwahrscheinlichkeiten der bewerteten Unternehmen wie „Unternehmen Y fällt mit… … Deutsch Wikipedia

**B/A ratio** — The ratio that determines the spinning characteristics of an aircraft. The mass of an aircraft can be distributed about its three axes (i.e., longitudinal, lateral, and vertical). The distribution of mass about the longitudinal axis determines… … Aviation dictionary

**Capital recovery factor** — A capital recovery factor is the ratio of a constant annuity to the present value of receiving that annuity for a given length of time. Using an interest rate i , the capital recovery factor is: CRF = frac {i(1+i)^n}{(1+i)^n 1}where n is the… … Wikipedia

**product recovery rate** — the ratio expressed as a percentage of the weight of processed product divided by the round weight of fish used to produce that amount of product … Dictionary of ichthyology

**tag recovery** — the ratio between the number of recovered tags and the total number of tags used on a given batch of fishes, usually given as a percentage … Dictionary of ichthyology

**china** — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material … Universalium