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The coast or land adjacent to a large body of water, as an ocean, lake, or large river. Michael Cassio, Lieutenant to the warlike moor Othello, Is come shore. (Shak) The fruitful shore of muddy nile. (Spenser) In shore, near the shore. On shore. See On. Shore birds, the rock pipit (Anthus obscurus).

Origin: OE. Schore, AS. Score, probably fr. Scieran, and so meaning properly, that which is shorn off, edge; akin to OD. Schoore, schoor. See Shear.

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Which statistical test?

Actually, 2WA would compare them across shores, but it would also investigate, whether there is some aditive influence of organism and shore (like, if you change from high to low AND from 1 to 2), so thats probably not, what you need, right?

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by JackBean
Fri Sep 18, 2009 3:24 pm
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Topic: Which statistical test?
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