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**Benford's law**— Benford s law, also called the first digit law, states that in lists of numbers from many real life sources of data, the leading digit is distributed in a specific, non uniform way. According to this law, the first digit is 1 almost one third of… …122

**Metrology**— This article is about the science of measurement. For the study of weather see Meteorology. A scientist stands in front of a microarcsecond (1 millionth of 1 arcsecond or 1 millionth of 1/3600 degree) testbed. Metrology is the science of… …123

**Function (mathematics)**— f(x) redirects here. For the band, see f(x) (band). Graph of example function, In mathematics, a function associates one quantity, the a …124

**Social Credit**— is a socio economic philosophy wherein consumers, fully provided with adequate purchasing power, establish the policy of production through exercise of their monetary vote.cite book |title=Credit Power and Democracy |last=Douglas |first=C.H.… …125

**2008 Sichuan earthquake**— 2008 Earthquake 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake …126

**literature**— /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …127

**protein**— proteinaceous /proh tee nay sheuhs, tee i nay /, proteinic, proteinous, adj. /proh teen, tee in/, n. 1. Biochem. any of numerous, highly varied organic molecules constituting a large portion of the mass of every life form and necessary in the… …128

**Mathematical descriptions of physical laws**— For worded descriptions and criteria of physical laws, see Physical law. For the nomenclature used see Physical quantity and Defining equation (physics). Physical laws are often summarized by a single equation, or at least a small set of… …