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cal·i·bra·tion

 (kăl′ə-brā′shən)
n.
1. The act or process of calibrating or the state of being calibrated.
2.
a. A gradation that shows a position or value, as on a measuring instrument.
b. calibrations A set of such gradations: the calibrations on a pressure gauge.
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Noun1.calibration - the act of checking or adjusting (by comparison with a standard) the accuracy of a measuring instrument; "the thermometer needed calibration"
activity - any specific behavior; "they avoided all recreational activity"
tuning - (music) calibrating something (an instrument or electronic circuit) to a standard frequency
readjustment, adjustment, registration - the act of adjusting something to match a standard
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Translations

calibration

[ˌkælɪˈbreɪʃən] N [of gun etc] → calibración f; [of measuring instrument] → graduación f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

calibration

n
(of gun)Kalibrieren nt; (of meter, instrument also)Eichen nt
(= mark, on gun) → Kalibrierung f; (on meter, instrument also) → Eichung f
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calibration

[ˌkælɪˈbreɪʃn] n (see vb) → calibratura, taratura
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Norovirus, a member of the family Caliciviridae, is an important human pathogen and is the leading cause of nonbacterial acute gastroenteritis outbreaks.
FCV virions are non-enveloped, with icosahedral capsids with 27 to 40nm in diameter and a single-stranded and positive polarity RNA as genome; and it belongs to the Vesivirus genus of the Caliciviridae family (RADFORD et al., 2007).
Norovirus was formerly known as the Norwalk-like virus or small round structured virus, and is a member of the Norovirus genus in the Caliciviridae family of viruses.
Human norovirus, a member of the Caliciviridae family, is responsible for approximately 90% of epidemic nonbacterial outbreaks of gastroenteritis globally in people of all ages [1,2].
O HEV foi classificado como um membro da familia Caliciviridae ate o ano de 1998 devido as semelhancas morfologicas compartilhadas com outros virus desta familia.
Los CV, virus de ARN de 27 nm de diametro, que incluyen los generos Norovirus y Sapovirus descritos en humanos, son miembros de la familia Caliciviridae. Son considerados la segunda causa mas importante de gastroenteritis viral despues de los RV, principales responsables de brotes epidemicos de origen alimentario e hidrico en ninos y adultos (33).
(9) Norovirus (NoV) and sapovirus, of the Caliciviridae family, have been recognized as the main causes of nonbacterial acute gastroenteritis among all age groups in developed countries, being frequently associated with food- and water-borne outbreaks.