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[See METEOROLOGY, DYNAMIC] straight-line hodograph, the shear

between any two heights point in the same direction, even though they have

different magnitudes. By definition, the shear

tangent to ...

[See METEOROLOGY, DYNAMIC] straight-line hodograph, the shear

**vectors**between any two heights point in the same direction, even though they have

different magnitudes. By definition, the shear

**vector**at a particular height istangent to ...

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mensional) quantization scheme. An L-dimen- sional, N-level

(.) is a mapping from UL to the set of reproduction

each y, is a

mensional) quantization scheme. An L-dimen- sional, N-level

**vector**quantizer qN(.) is a mapping from UL to the set of reproduction

**vectors**AY = {y,, y2 yN). Here,each y, is a

**vector**in UL. Associated with the**vector**quantizer is a partition of UL ...Page 549

Huang-Schultheiss scheme, values in parentheses. *

scheme, values in brackets. form coding, and

zero-memory quantization are obvious. Notice that these gains are more

substantial for ...

Huang-Schultheiss scheme, values in parentheses. *

**Vector**quantizationscheme, values in brackets. form coding, and

**vector**quantization compared withzero-memory quantization are obvious. Notice that these gains are more

substantial for ...

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Daniel Hillel | 303 |

Seismology Observational 17 Stochastic Description | 325 |

Seismology Theoretical 47 Solar Chimneys | 335 |

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