Critical Salinity

Science / Marine Biology / Critical Salinity: A salinity of approximately 5 to 8% that marks a minimum of species richness in an estuarine system

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Critical Adjective Synonyms: carping, fault-finding, censorious, disparaging, depreciatory or depreciative, depreciating, deprecatory or deprecative, deprecating, judgemental
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Hazard Analysis And Critical Control Point (HACCP)

Business / Agriculture / Hazard Analysis And Critical Control Point (HACCP): A production quality control system now being adopted throughout much of the food industry as a method for minimizing the entry of food borne pathogens into the food supply in order to protect human h MORE

Critical Temperature (Tc)

Science / Chemistry / Critical Temperature (Tc): The temperature at the critical point. A gas above the critical temperature will never condense into a liquid, no matter how much pressure is applied. Most substances have a critical temperature that MORE

Critical Tasks

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Critical Tasks: The job tasks or functions essential to the proper performance of a particular job. MORE

Critical Success Factors

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Critical Success Factors: The key items that must be met in order to successfully achieve a specific objective. MORE

Practical Salinity

Science / Marine Biology / Practical Salinity: See PSU MORE

Practical Salinity Units (PSU)

Science / Marine Biology / Practical Salinity Units (PSU): A measure of the salt content of seawater (practical salinity), based upon electrical conductivity of a sample relative to a reference standard of sea water, which now happens to be a reference set of MORE

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