attrition rate


attrition rate
A rate, usually expressed as a percentage, reflecting the loss of personnel or equipment resulting from defined causes in a given period of time. Normally, the term refers to the aircraft attrition rate, which is calculated based on sorties flown during warlike operations or hours flown during peacetime operations.

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  • attrition rate — mažėjimo koeficientas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis 1. Paprastai procentais išreiškiamas koeficientas, kuriuo parodomas medžiagos praradimo dėl įvairių priežasčių per tam tikrą laiką laipsnis. 2. Koeficientas, kuriuo parodomi personalo… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • attrition rate — noun the rate of shrinkage in size or number • Syn: ↑rate of attrition • Hypernyms: ↑rate …   Useful english dictionary

  • attrition rate — A factor, normally expressed as a percentage, reflecting the degree of losses of personnel or materiel due to various causes within a specified period of time …   Military dictionary

  • Attrition bias — or exclusion bias in epidemiology is a kind of selection bias caused by attrition of subjects.This can be due to: #Systematic difference of participants in the study from the population from which they were selected due to selective loss of… …   Wikipedia

  • Attrition — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Attrition », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) L attrition est la perte de client, de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • attrition — at|tri|tion [ ə trıʃn ] noun uncount 1. ) a reduction in size, numbers, or strength: attrition rate/rate of attrition: Fifty volunteers left in the first year, a surprisingly high attrition rate. 2. ) a deliberate gradual reduction in the number… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • attrition — UK [əˈtrɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [uncountable] 1) formal the process of making an enemy physically and mentally weaker by continuously attacking them war of attrition: Since 1985 they had been fighting a bloody war of attrition with hundreds of… …   English dictionary

  • rate of attrition — noun the rate of shrinkage in size or number (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑attrition rate • Hypernyms: ↑rate …   Useful english dictionary

  • attrition — at‧tri‧tion [əˈtrɪʆn] noun [uncountable] 1. HUMAN RESOURCES the process of reducing the number of employees by not replacing those who leave for normal reasons, such as changing jobs, retirement (= leaving a job when you reach a certain age) etc …   Financial and business terms


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