# centile

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## centile

(ˈsɛntaɪl)
n
(Statistics) another word for percentile

## cen•tile

(ˈsɛn taɪl, -tɪl)

n.
(not in technical use) a percentile.
[1900–05; < Latin cent(um) hundred + -ile3]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 centile - (statistics) any of the 99 numbered points that divide an ordered set of scores into 100 parts each of which contains one-hundredth of the totalpercentilemark, score, grade - a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance); "she made good marks in algebra"; "grade A milk"; "what was your score on your homework?"statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
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But once again she defied medical predictions - on both counts - and is now a healthy weight, being on the 25th centile for her age.
Step 1: Development of model MAC-for-length centiles were created by combining HS1 5th centile MAC-for-age and length-for-age growth chart data.
The most frequently occurring anomalies were head circumference below the 10th centile for age (75%), with head circumference below the 3rd centile for age in 3 of these patients (37.
The medical records were reviewed including maternal age at delivery, underlying cause of renal failure, peritoneal or hemodialysis, duration between transplantation and pregnancy, serum creatinine levels, birth weight, gestational age, birth weight centile and Apgar scores at 1 and 5 minutes.
Centiles were calculated for each measurements using the formula: centile = mean + K x SD (K = +-1.
The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) defines Small for Gestational Age (SGA) foetus as foetal Abdominal Circumference (AC) or Estimated Foetal Weight (EFW) less than 10th centile [a].
NINETY-NINTH CENTILE AND SERIAL TESTING AT PRESENTATION AND 3 h
Background and Objective: Short stature is defined as height below 3rd centile.
The logic of growing wealth concentrated in the top centile of wealth holders seemingly implies that if it persists, those families will eventually own everything.
Leveraging the flexible and multitenant Centile ISTRA platform, Elisa is able to price its cloud communications solutions much lower than its competitors.
The LMS method was used to construct reference centile curves (15,16).

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