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Survival

Meanings and phrases

survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a state of surviving; remaining alive; endurance
  2. a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment; survival of the fittest; natural selection; selection
  3. something that survives

survival of the fittest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms best adapted to the environment; survival; natural selection; selection

survival rate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus, the survival rate of these trees is low.
  • Because of this, it is a primary driving force of survival rate.
  • The survival rate of seedlings planted one to two years is higher.

survival rates

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are various types of survival rates (discussed below).
  • and ten-year survival rates around 75%.
  • Juvenile survival rates were lower, ranging from 0.26 to 0.50.

survival horror

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Doctor Hauzer" is the first fully 3D survival horror game.
  • The gameplay is open world and survival horror from a first-person perspective.
  • The gameplay focuses on action and shootouts with fewer survival horror elements.

chance of survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Edith is her best chance of survival.
  • There was virtually no chance of survival for the baby once it left the womb.
  • In 1986 Alec Reed was diagnosed with colon cancer and given a 40% chance of survival.

overall survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Doctors often use mean overall survival rates to estimate the patient's prognosis.
  • Median survival, or "median overall survival" is also commonly used to express survival rates.
  • Higher temperatures augment both hatching and developmental rates while hindering overall survival.

cell survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The transport of Na and K is important for cell survival.
  • Ceramide influences cancer cell survival, growth and death.
  • Akt also activates IKKα, which leads to NF-κB activation and cell survival.

survival skills

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was during this time that he learned wilderness survival skills.
  • The Eagle had character and survival skills and gained a loyal following.
  • There, he hosts people to whom he teaches basic wilderness survival skills.

chances of survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Crews advise passengers to sit quietly to increase their chances of survival.
  • There are plans to breed them in captivity to increase their chances of survival.
  • Buchenwald was a labor camp, and as a result a child’s chances of survival depended greatly on their age.

ensure the survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In a war, all resources of society may be diverted to ensure the survival of the nation.
  • Others worked to ensure the survival of the Catholic Church and the French language in the province.
  • Conger defended the actions of Ament, indicating confiscated goods had been sold to ensure the survival of Chinese Christians.

struggle for survival

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The main theme in his work is the struggle for survival.
  • Early November found the besieged locked in a desperate struggle for survival.
  • The late 1970s and early 1980s were a time to either abandon the genre or fight a losing struggle for survival.
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