change of magnitude


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Noun1.change of magnitude - the act of changing the amount or size of something
change - the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
reduction, step-down, diminution, decrease - the act of decreasing or reducing something
step-up, increase - the act of increasing something; "he gave me an increase in salary"
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In this regard, the Scuds--if transferred--would represent a change of magnitude but not of kind.
Evaluation of total reaction forces showed that with lowering the simulated occlusal interference total reaction forces of maxillary dental arch gradually decreased in axis X and increased in axis Y, while their effects in axis Z changed unevenly; this was caused by significant change of magnitude and direction of lateral force arisen in teeth 13 when simulated occlusal interference was of height 0.6 mm (Table 3).