guideline

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n guideline a rule or principle that provides guidance to appropriate behavior
    • n guideline a detailed plan or explanation to guide you in setting standards or determining a course of action "the president said he had a road map for normalizing relations with Vietnam"
    • n guideline a light line that is used in lettering to help align the letters
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Quotations

  • Robert H. Schuller
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    “Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.”

Usage

In literature:

Even with the help of the guideline it was often difficult enough to find our way.
"The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II" by A.E. Nordenskieold
The Politburo set the general policy guidelines and directives.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
The basic adherence to Soviet guidelines has remained intact throughout the years of communist rule.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Guidelines for the processing of hot-smoked chub.
"Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises of the Western North Atlantic" by Stephen Leatherwood
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In news:

Gout Management Is Focus of New Guidelines.
Guidelines to ensure your gratuities aren't gratuitous, whether you're in the US or abroad.
Ask for guidelines on improving review.
'There's no rhyme or reason' to system, but guidelines can help.
Manufacturing Interoperability Guideline Working Group.
The finest guidelines on what way to grow to be fit.
Java Look and Feel Design Guidelines, Second Edition.
Java Look and Feel Design Guidelines: Advanced Topics.
State lawmaker introduces guide dog guidelines.
As medical experts recommend flu vaccines for adults, the American Academy of Pediatrics has changed its guidelines and recommend all children over six months get a flu shot.
New guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The NRSC periodically reviews and updates its standards and guidelines .
However, while prior guidelines allowed exceptions if the delinquency rate was more than 15%, but less than 20%, the new guidelines provide that no exceptions will be granted.
USDA's FSIS releases updated Listeria guideline .
Rynd's 'Atlas Shrugged' no guideline for United States.
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In science:

The guideline for our paper will be given by the following five questions.
On the Gribov Problem for Generalized Connections
However, it must be emphasized that the model is meant to provide qualitative guidelines most useful for studying trends and how they depend on physical parameters.
Ribosome recycling, diffusion, and mRNA loop formation in translational regulation
Notice that, replacing the crucial role of the Hamiltonian in standard quantum field theory, the constraints are now the fundamental guidelines in the construction/selection of the quantization, as they must be implemented, either as self-adjoint operators or as unitary representations of the corresponding groups.
On the structure of the space of generalized connections
The purpose of this paper is to find the network design guideline which can make the robustness of the network to both random failures and intentional attack maximum while keeping the average connectivity < k > per node constant.
Optimization of robustness of scale-free network to random and targeted attacks
It is important for us to know the optimal scale free network guideline to design networks which are optimally robust against both types of attacks.
Optimization of robustness of scale-free network to random and targeted attacks
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