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 (kôr′ə-lāt′, kŏr′-)
v. cor·re·lat·ed, cor·re·lat·ing, cor·re·lates
To establish or demonstrate as having a correlation: correlated drug abuse and crime.
To be related by a correlation.
adj. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Related by a correlation, especially having corresponding characteristics.
n. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Either of two correlate entities; a correlative.

[Back-formation from correlation.]

cor′re·lat′a·ble adj.
cor′re·la′tor n.
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The CFs, 59"'a, b, c of NI3 were found correlatable reasonably well in B3 15 of NI3 even after its emergence.
Drill holes OURC033 and OURC034 did not contain appreciable gold intervals, whereas OURC036 (5 m @ 5.04 g/t Au) and OURC030 (7 m @ 15.38 g/t Au, including 1 m @ 60.56 g/t Au) demonstrated the presence of mineralization at depth, although not necessary correlatable with mineralization at shallower levels.
The Aptian Albian meta-volcano-sedimentary sequence of the study area is correlatable with the Chalt volcanics of eastern Kohistan island arc (Pudsey et al., 1985; work in progress).
(NA2) [??] The Fs are one-one correlatable to the numerals between "1" and " n" inclusive.
Secondly, stability of the identifier over time means that the identifier must remain either identical or correlatable to previous values for a sufficiently long duration.
The Balearic Islands lay to the east of the Iberian massif as part of an extensive carbonate platform; forming basin-and-platform topography that stretched west to the South of Portugal where the Algarvian Shelf is now correlatable to the Pre-Betic domain (Garcia-Hernandez et al., 1980; Oloriz, 2000; Martin-Rojas et al., 2009).
Finally, the electrochemical response correlatable to the superoxide radical concentration is imparted by [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] oxidation at the Pt anode and 650 mV.
Since the separation between S5 and S1 is 6 km, it is unlikely that there are only fractures which can cause such a correlatable [C.sub.A].
Correlatable tufa deposits were studied and described in North Africa, at the edge of Libyan Plateau (Luo et al.
Some correlation was found moderately correlatable, namely, test size-SST, test size-nitrate (hence total nutrient), test size-dissolved oxygen, number of chambers-dissolved oxygen, proloculus size-SST, proloculus size-nitrate (hence total nutrient), and proloculus size-dissolved oxygen.
The purpose of the database in the 9/11 litigation was to provide easily retrievable, correlatable information.