risk factor

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risk factor

n.
A characteristic, condition, or behavior, such as high blood pressure or smoking, that increases the possibility of disease or injury.

risk factor

n
(Medicine) med a factor, such as a habit or an environmental condition, that predisposes an individual to develop a particular disease
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The overall machining errors due to workpiece-fixture system compliance to the determinant conditions are caused by the maximum displacement of the datum points A, B, C in Y and Z directions.