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Computer results have in fact made the

responses of a system to a change in the measure of one of its components, or a

change of the coefficient of interaction between components, will often be of a

kind ...

Computer results have in fact made the

**important**point that the first transientresponses of a system to a change in the measure of one of its components, or a

change of the coefficient of interaction between components, will often be of a

kind ...

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Shannon measured information in units called “bits'; and one can define a 'bit',

well enough for our purposes, as the information involved in giving the answer to

a single question whose answer can only be either yes or no. The

...

Shannon measured information in units called “bits'; and one can define a 'bit',

well enough for our purposes, as the information involved in giving the answer to

a single question whose answer can only be either yes or no. The

**important**point...

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production per lactation were much more economically

probable increases in length of life. (It must be remembered that this conclusion

relates to dairy cattle in Great Britain in recent years; whether it is also true

elsewhere is ...

production per lactation were much more economically

**important**than anyprobable increases in length of life. (It must be remembered that this conclusion

relates to dairy cattle in Great Britain in recent years; whether it is also true

elsewhere is ...

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