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Meaning of L-shaped curve in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF L-SHAPED CURVE

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L-Shaped curve is a noun.
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WHAT DOES L-SHAPED CURVE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

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The definition of L-shaped curve in the dictionary is a curve on a graph that shows a sharp fall after which values remain low for a long period.

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ENGLISH WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE L-SHAPED CURVE

L-shaped curve
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WORDS RELATING TO «L-SHAPED CURVE»

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L形的曲线
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Curva en forma de L
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L-shaped curve
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एल के आकार का वक्र
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منحنى على شكل حرف L
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L -образная кривая
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Curva em forma de L
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Courbe en forme de L.
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L- förmige Kurve
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L字型の曲線
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L 자형 곡선
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Đường cong hình chữ L
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Curva a forma di L
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Krzywą w kształcie litery L
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L -подібна крива
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Curbă în formă de L
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L- σχήμα καμπύλης
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L - vormige kurwe
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L-formad kurva
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L- formet kurve
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «L-SHAPED CURVE»

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Microeconomics: An Advanced Treatise
L-shaped curve It is the LAC curve as implied by the modern theory of costs. The curve characterizes a continuously falling average cost until it stabilizes at its minimum at the firm's minimum optimal plant size where it is believed to stay ever  ...
autorS. P. S. Chauhan, 2009
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Paying the Tab: The Costs and Benefits of Alcohol Control
An “L-shaped” curve is one in which abstainers have the highest death rate from some cause, while the death rate of drinkers is lower, regardless of how much they drink. For a “U-shaped” curve, mortality is lower for moderate drinkers than ...
autorPhilip J. Cook, 2011
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Fighting Market Failure: Collected Essays in the Cambridge ...
Since the marginal cost is infinite along the vertical segment of the L-shaped curve, it follows that the level of output at which marginal revenue is equal to marginal cost (the point of maximum profit) is not defined. Therefore, the marginal  ...
autorMaria Cristina Marcuzzo, 2012
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Micro Markets: A Market Structure Approach to Microeconomic ...
A linear income expansion path rises from the origin and passes through the corner of the L-shaped curve. For perfect complements in a two-good environment, the income expansion path is always a positively inclined straight line from the ...
autorRobert A. Schwartz, 2010
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The Oxford Handbook of Post-Keynesian Economics, Volume 2: ...
The idea described by the L-shaped curve is in Lipsey's first edition (1963, 428), serving the role ofbeing inferior to the Phillips curve, but—as may have been guessed—even he does not give it that name. The suggestion of its being an 6.
autorG. C. Harcourt, Peter Kriesler, 2013
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Interest Groups and State Economic Development Policies
The final most likely slope is an L-shaped curve. Additional lobbying efforts in a category actually decrease the number of states with a particular policy, but at some point the decline levels off. Thus states with the greatest number of lobbying ...
autorKennith G. Hunter, 1999
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Microeconomics: Theory And Applications
L-shaped curve It is the LAC curve as implied by the modern theory of costs. The curve characterizes the continuously falling average cost of the firm till it reaches its minimum at the firm's minimum optimal plant size where it is believed to stay ...
autorChauhan, S.p.s., 2009
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Phenotypic Plasticity: Beyond Nature and Nurture
... the two life history parameters. The results converge on four basic types of curves, each favored by a specific subset of environmental conditions (Fig. 10.1). If mortality does not depend on the growth rate, an L-shaped curve is obtained ( No.
autorMassimo Pigliucci, 2001
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Understanding the Micro to Macro Behaviour of Rock-fluid Systems
... peak at later time; • Type 4 is an L-shaped curve with very early breakthrough, but with a rise to the peak and backward tailing; • Type 5 is an example of an L- shaped curve with very early breakthrough and peak and backward tailing.
autorRichard Paul Shaw, 2005
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Three-dimensional Tomographic Imaging of the Ionosphere ...
In our experiments, we found that an L-shaped curve does appear, but the corner is not very sharp. The reconstruction changes significantly in the range of values on the L-curve. While this method is useful in constraining the range of possible ...
autorJeffrey K. Lee, 2007
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7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «L-SHAPED CURVE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term L-shaped curve is used in the context of the following news items.
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Take a step in the right direction when dealing with foot problems
3Hammertoe origin: Allen said that hammertoe is a deformity or dorsal contraction of the toe, which appears as an L-shaped curve. The skin at ... «Chron.com, May 15»
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The big fat Indian Budget
The economy will be stuck in an L-shaped curve forever.” “Wow!” thought Ash, “While in college, I never thought the Budget was so life-altering. «Hindu Business Line, Jul 14»
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Construction vs manufacturing re(-re)visited, and the US labour market
... have just modestly recovered some of the jobs since their respective troughs — an unimpressive L-shaped curve for both, at least so far. «FT Alphaville, Apr 14»
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[Analysis] The reasons behind Pres. Park's strong approval rating
Many analysts said Park can expect a slow dip in approval in her second year in office - as opposed to an abrupt “L-shaped curve” crash. «The Hankyoreh, Feb 14»
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Accident-prone intersection near Fremont Hub to be improved
"This particular location had a lot of accidents, such as running off the road, based on the L-shaped curve there," Rene Dalton, the city's ... «Fremont Bulletin, Aug 11»
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NFL Draft Grades: No Longer in the Eye of the Beholder
Except that, rather than getting worse along a straight line, it gets worse and worse along an L-shaped curve, which is called a logarithmic ... «Niners Nation, May 11»
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North Olmsted should put a stop to a neighborhood's problem: Road …
Cars that miss the L-shaped curve find her yard. (Nearly a decade of turf repairs has taught the family to keep reseeding supplies on hand.). «Plain Dealer, Apr 11»
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