Word forms: (regular plural) probit equations
( Chemical Engineering : Process safety )
If a probit equation were available, the maximum value of the toxicity factor would be the ratio of the
dose giving 100 percent fatality to the dose giving 50 percent fatality.
A probit equation gives the proportion of people who suffer a particular degree of harm for a particular
intensity of the harmful phenomenon.
A probit equation is used to quantify the relationship between the concentration of a dangerous material
and its effect on people.
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