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 (pə-răm′ĭ-tə-rīz′) also pa·ram·e·trize (-ĭ-trīz′)
tr.v. pa·ram·e·ter·ized, pa·ram·e·ter·iz·ing, pa·ram·e·ter·iz·es also pa·ram·e·trized or pa·ram·e·triz·ing or pa·ram·e·triz·es
To describe in terms of parameters.

pa·ram′e·ter·i·za′tion (-tə-rĭ-zā′shən) n.
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(pəˈræmɪtəˌraɪz) or


vb (tr)
to describe or characterize in terms of a parameter. Also: parametrize or parametrise
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(pəˈræm ɪ təˌraɪz)

v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
to describe by the use of parameters.
pa•ram`e•ter•i•za′tion, n.
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Our findings on LPAI and HPAI shedding patterns over time provide essential information to parameterize environmental transmission and virus spread in predictive epizootiologic models of disease risks.
Just as groups of training pixels were used to parameterize probability models for each of the nine classes, groups of test pixels were used to evaluate the classification accuracy of the models.
The Pallet Factory[R] graphical user interface is user friendly and makes it possible to easily and safely parameterize the palletizer(s).
However, the drawbacks of this approach are: slow convergence close to the optimum, and the large number of decision variables that might be necessary to parameterize the input.
This innovative vector-based rendering engine is easy to parameterize and adds new functionality.