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churn out

To produce something in large quantities, often quickly and/or carelessly. A noun or pronoun can be used between "churn" and "out." That novelist seems to churn out a new bestseller every few months. I want to open a fine dining restaurant, not just some place that churns out burgers and fries.
See also: churn, out

churn up

To cause the movement of something in a liquid (such as sediment of some kind) by stirring. A noun or pronoun can be used between "churn" and "up." I stirred the milk and churned up bits of chocolate powder that had settled to the bottom of the glass. Because we're so close to the shore, your oars will likely churn some pebbles up.
See also: churn, up

churn something out

to produce something in large numbers, perhaps carelessly. We churn toys out by the thousand. This factory can churn out these parts day and night.
See also: churn, out

churn something up

to stir up a liquid; to mix up material suspended in water. The oars of our boat churned the shallow water up, leaving little clouds of sediment in our wake. The oars churned up the mud.
See also: churn, up

churn out

Produce in an abundant and automatic manner, as in He churned out a novel every six months. This idiom transfers the turning of milk into butter to other kinds of production. [Early 1900s]
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churn out

v.
To produce something in an abundant and automatic manner: The author churns out four novels a year. Although the chairs look handmade, the company churns them out in a factory.
See also: churn, out

churn

tv. [for a stockbroker] to cause a heavy turnover in the portfolio of an investor. (The broker collects commissions on each transaction.) I reported my broker for churning my account.
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Total viable counts in both traditionally made and machine churner made samples were in the 2-7 Log cfu/g range with the exception of Ngoma sample at 10 Log cfu/g.
Recall rate of 100% means unsuccessful churners recognition, if comes in combination with specificity under 1%.
Nawaz K Reducing women's work load by electric milk churners, Spate Irrigation Network, 2013.
There have been the Sonata and the Elantra since then but those were never expected to be volume churners.
From a machine learning perspective, churn prediction is a supervised classification problem defined as follows: given a set of data, describing each customer's behaviour in the network (attributes) together with the information whether the customer has switched to another company, the goal is to predict the future churners using the values of this same set of attributes [2].
However, SME customers currently feel little loyalty to their service providers, with 8 out of 10 saying they're potential churners.
WHAT WE HAVE here are two of North Oakland's (aka Ice City's) most industrious mixtape churners.
Demby and Butler have assembled a motley and impressive crew of area farmers, rooftop gardeners (The Brooklyn Grange), sandwich makers, ice pop producers, sauce sellers, pickle pushers, grill masters, honey hawkers, coffee grinders, ice cream churners, butchers and chefs, among many other vendor personae.
The reduced amount of gross adds in May, coupled with churners, gave that number," he said, adding that churn - regular loss of customers - typically ranged between 3 percent and 5 percent a month.
Idiro Retentions: predicts churners and influencers who can impact churn
Even fewer use predictive models to pinpoint potential churners and do something before a subscriber quits.
These small manual units used dogs and sheep to generate power for small equipment, such as butter churners.
The parole officer plays a pivotal role in the reentry process for all offenders conditionally released, but their involvement with churners is critical to the successful implementation of the reentry continuum-of-care plan.
Using the model they create a CRM strategy to retain customers who are would-be churners, incorporating neural nets and logistic regression, and taking into consideration more than 70 potential predictor variables.
Romance sparked at times when young churners of the opposite gender shared the chore.