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score

1. in. to succeed. I knew if I kept trying I could score.
2. tv. & in. to obtain something; to obtain drugs or sex. (Very close to sense 1) Fred is always trying to score with women.
3. n. the result of a scoring: drugs, loot, winnings, etc. The crooks dropped the score as they made their getaway.
4. in. [for a male] to copulate with a female; [for a female] to copulate with a male. (Usually objectionable.) Fred can’t think about anything but scoring with Martha.
5. n. the client of a male or female prostitute. She conked the score over the head and robbed him.
6. n. a summary; a conclusion; the sum total. (see also bottom line.) Okay, waiter, what’s the score?
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We are proud to present the first Top Scoring Car Awards from Total Car Score," said Karl Brauer, founder and CEO of Total Car Score.
Group A did next best, increasing their mean score from 10.
In cases where students are not given the score with adequate time for preparation, the instructor may need to confer with the ensemble director to clarify expectations regarding preparation time; the health or mental well-being of the pianist should be a paramount consideration.
In her experience, however, very few people's insurance scores so far have fallen below the average score.
Hispanic children do not experience this widening test-score gap relative to otherwise similar white students; indeed, they systematically close the gap, perhaps because their initial scores are artificially low due to the relative inexperience with the English language among some immigrants and their children (see Figure 2).
Although typically used as an item discrimination index, PBCC is an item-total correlation, and hence, the square of it (PBCC-squared) is a measure of the proportion of variance in total test score that is predictable by an item.
Unlike a typical score where music fills the page, these scores will be broken down into movement phrases.
The science scores are in direct contrast to the 2000 mathematics assessment, released in August 2001, that showed significant improvement for fourth and eighth graders.
Although the ASA score predicts surgical site infection, length of hospital stay, and risk for death (9-11), it is limited as a risk adjustment measure because of its subjectivity and poor inter-rater reliability (12-14).
Approximately 30% of a Fair, Isaac credit score is based on amounts owed.
The density and size of the spots and, by inference, the amount of plaque are reflected in the coronary calcium score.
The supervisors were instructed to evaluate each employee impartially and to use the following scoring key for each item: Each item was given a numerical score which corresponded to a subjective description of job performance.
The Program Quality Index is also a score between 1 and 100 and reflects the level of quality of the entire program.
net)'s Sender Score Certified and Sender Score Reputation Monitor available on the IMP, Bizanga's customers can confidently and aggressively target spam without pressure of accidentally filtering permissioned email, and make decisions about what email to block at the gateway before it enters their network.
A 10-yard scoring pass from Vince Moraga to Herman Young gave Pacifica of Oxnard (0-2) a 7-0 lead early in the second quarter, Simi Valley's Langston Jackson scored on a 6-yard run just before halftime to tie the score.