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1. parity (om tilstand) (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe parity of the mother must be considered.
A bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)para

Mindre specifikke termergestation, maternity, pregnancy

Overordnet emneområdemidwifery, OB, obstetrics, tocology

2. parity (mathematics) a relation between a pair of integers: if both integers are odd or both are even they have the same parity; if one is odd and the other is even they have different parity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningParity is often used to check the integrity of transmitted data.

Mindre specifikke termermathematical relation

Mere specifikke termerevenness, oddness

Overordnet emneområdemath, mathematics, maths

3. parity (om mængde el. mål) (computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)check bit, parity bit

Mindre specifikke termerbit

Overordnet emneområdecomputer science, computing

4. parity (om erkendelse) (physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed system

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)conservation of parity, mirror symmetry, space-reflection symmetry

Mindre specifikke termerconservation

Overordnet emneområdenatural philosophy, physics

5. parity (om egenskab) functional equality

Mindre specifikke termerequivalence

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