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Compared to patents, the advantages of trade secrets are that a trade secret is not limited in time ( it " continues indefinitely as long as the secret is not revealed to the public ", whereas a patent is only in force for a specified time, after which others may freely copy the invention ), a trade secret does not imply any registration costs, has an immediate effect, does not require compliance with any formalities, and does not imply any disclosure of the invention to the public.
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Compared to direct translation into native machine code, a two-stage approach involving translation into p-code and execution by an interpreter or just-in-time compiler offers several advantages.
Compared to rotating wings, due to their high exhaust velocity, jets are comparatively inefficient in hover, but jet engines are compact and this gives advantages when much higher top speeds are needed, such as for fighters.
Compared to other traffic measurement technologies, Bluetooth measurement has some significant advantages:
Compared to simple planetary gears, compound planetary gears have the advantages of larger reduction ratio, higher torque-to-weight ratio, and more ﬂexible conﬁgurations.
Compared to the Fourier transform, the Hartley transform has the advantages of transforming real functions to real functions ( as opposed to requiring complex numbers ) and of being its own inverse.
Compared with the benzodiazepines including flurazepam, the nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics appeared to offer few, if any, significant clinical advantages in efficacy in elderly persons.
Compared to the simplest form of hair braid, a French braid has several practical advantages: it can restrain hair from the top of the head that is too short to reach the nape of the neck, and it spreads the weight and tension of the braid across a larger portion of the scalp.
Compared with the benzodiazepines, the nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics, including eszopiclone appeared to offer few, if any, significant clinical advantages in efficacy or tolerability in elderly persons.
Compared to a chromatic button layout, the advantages of using a piano layout on an accordion would be the layout's logical simplicity, the relative size of the buttons for fast legato flows, and its layout compared to standard notation.
Compared with the benzodiazepines, the nonbenzodiazepine ( including zaleplon ) sedative-hypnotics appeared to offer few, if any, significant clinical advantages in efficacy or tolerability in elderly persons.
Compared with the benzodiazepines, the nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics offer little if any advantages in efficacy or tolerability in elderly persons.
Compared to the other power semiconductor devices ( IGBT, Thyristor ...), its main advantages are high commutation speed and good efficiency at low voltages.
Compared with the benzodiazepines including estazolam, the nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics appeared to offer few, if any, significant clinical advantages in efficacy or tolerability in elderly persons.
Compared to the two main competing processes – injection molding and ( zinc ) die-casting ; spin casting has significant advantages in terms of startup costs and ease of use.
Compared and trade
Compared to the traditional sea trade routes from Guangzhou and Shanghai, the rail link to Europe cuts travel time to Europe from about 36 days by container ship to just 13 days by freight train.
Compared with other Ottoman subjects, they were the predominant power in commerce and trade as well in diplomacy and other high offices.
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Even Professor Arnold Toynbee, agreeing with his son, does so in these terms: `` Compared to continuing to incur a constant risk of the destruction of the human race, all other evils are lesser evils.
Compared to other grains, amaranth is unusually rich in the essential amino acid lysine Common grains such as wheat and corn are comparatively rich in amino acids that amaranth lacks ; thus, amaranth and other grains can complement each other.
Compared with most other classes of natural compounds, alkaloids are characterized by a great structural diversity and there is no uniform classification of alkaloids.
Compared with men, women are more sensitive to alcohol's harmful physical, cerebral, and mental effects.
Compared to other primates, human breasts are proportionately large throughout adult females ' lives.
Compared to the lower elevations of the Carolinas, winters are long and cold, with frequent sleet and snowfall, with the January high at, being more similar to the climate of the New England states rather than the humid subtropical climate that is pervasive in the Southeastern US.
Compared to other pharmacological treatments, benzodiazepines are twice as likely to lead to a relapse of the underlying condition upon discontinuation.
Compared to arcade ports, the ColecoVision did not offer many games original to the console, though a few notable releases are Smurf: Rescue in Gargamel's Castle, War Room, Illusions, and Fortune Builder, an early milestone in the style of SimCity.
Compared to its use in rugby, laterals and backward passes are generally rare in North American football, due to a much greater focus on ball control in American football strategy ; it is most commonly used as a last-minute desperation strategy or as part of a trick play.
Compared to later longships the oak planks are wide-about 250mm including laps, with less taper at bow and stern.
Compared with other cichlids, these species produce fewer but bigger eggs, and when they emerge, the fry are better developed and have a higher survivability.
Compared to pyridine, N-alkylation and N-oxidation is more difficult, and pyrimidines are also less basic: The pKa value for protonated pyrimidine is 1. 23 compared to 5. 30 for pyridine.
Compared with RS-232, USB is faster, uses lower voltages, and has connectors that are simpler to connect and use.
Compared to the differences between the variants of English, German, French, Spanish, Hindustani or Portuguese, the distinctions between the variants of Serbo-Croatian are less significant.
Compared to the United States, Canadian suburbs are considerably more dense, and land use patterns are often more mixed-use.
Compared to a 5-repetition code, the error correcting properties of this Hadamard code are much better, yet its rate is comparable.