Meaning of REGRESS in English

REGRESS

verb

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Expected values of birth weight for gestational age were obtained by regressing the natural logarithm of birth weight on gestational age.

However, with every chime of the mighty Big Ben, the changed woman regresses back to her old villainous ways.

It's sort of the way things have regressed.

The less compatible a pair the greater the probability that their relationship will regress in the presence of another animal.

The tumors regressed and then they appeared to stabilize.

This ambivalence may regress into a fatalistic view of herself and her future.

Unable to think of anything else to do, I suggested to Eileen that we tried regressing her to her childhood.

When the managers felt insecure or defensive, they regressed to the familiar and comfortable role of producer.

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