PDR

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AcronymDefinition
PDRPhysicians' Desk Reference
PDRPaintless Dent Repair (automobiles; various companies)
PDRProfessional Development and Research (various locations)
PDRPiece de Resistance
PDRPeople's Democratic Republic (various nations)
PDRPoint of Diminishing Returns
PDRPacket Delivery Ratio
PDRPaul Davis Restoration
PDRPreliminary Design Review
PDRPurchase of Development Rights
PDRPerformance and Development Review (appraisal)
PDRPetition for Discretionary Review (law; various locations)
PDRPersonal Development Review
PDRPersonal Digital Recorder
PDRPayee Data Record (California)
PDRPlanning, Development and Rehabilitation (Church of Uganda)
PDRPublic Document Room
PDRProliferative Diabetic Retinopathy
PDRProvider Dispute Resolution (various organizations)
PDRPremium Deficiency Reserve
PDRProject Development Review
PDRPen Drive Reader
PDRPreliminary Data Requirements
PDRPortable Digital Recorder
PDRPlease Don't Rush
PDRPublic Data Release (US EPA)
PDRPlan, Do, Review (various organizations)
PDRPower Distribution Rack (computing)
PDRPhiladelphia Department of Recreation (Philadelphia, PA)
PDRPolymorphism Discovery Resource
PDRPeak Data Rate
PDRPrivate Dining Room
PDRPersonal Development Record
PDRProduction/Distribution/Repair
PDRPizza De Resistance (restaurant)
PDRPost-Deployment Review (US DoD)
PDRPerformance Data Reporting
PDRPreliminary Design Report
PDRProved Developed Reserve (oil exploration)
PDRPost Doctoral Research
PDRPlanar Di-Electric Resonator
PDRProdukte Durch Recycling
PDRPerformance Data Request
PDRPrecision Depth Recorder
PDRProfessional Development Reimbursement (various organizations)
PDRProfessional Development Recognition
PDRProgram Director's Review (various organizations)
PDRPaintless Dent Removal/Repair
PDRProject Definition Report
PDRPartisë Demokrate të Reformuar (Reformed Democratic Party, Albania)
PDRProduction Decision Review
PDRPulse Doppler Radar
PDRPublic Disclosure Request (proprietary information)
PDRPlaya Del Racing (racing team; Indianapolis, IN)
PDRPhoto Dissociation Region
PDRProgram Design Review
PDRProgram Deviation Report
PDRPygmy Dipole Resonance
PDRPerson Directly Resposible
PDRPrice Deviation Request (sales)
PDRPulse Dose Rate (radiation therapy)
PDRPersonal Dead-Reckoning (position location system)
PDRPioneer Development Resources
PDRPreferential Departure Route
PDRProgrammable Digital Radio
PDRPod Diver Radio (Scuba Podcast)
PDRPeriscope Detection Radar
PDRProduct Delivery Record
PDRPhilippine Defense Ribbon
PDRPreliminary Data Report
PDRPolicy Development & Review Department (International Monetary Fund)
PDRPolicy Delivery Receipt (insurance)
PDRProcessor Data Rate
PDRPigmentary Disorder, Reticulate, with Systemic Manifestations
PDRParticulate Data Reduction
PDRPilot-to-Data Power Ratio (CDMA coding)
PDRProgram Data Requirement
PDRPeriodic Documentation Review
PDRPacket Discard Rate
PDRPersonal Digital Reader
PDRPeer Dispute Resolution
PDRPeriscope Depth Range
PDRPlantwide Data Report
PDRProfessional Development Ribbon
PDRPlanned Deviation Request
PDRProspective Drug Review
PDRPositive Discrepancy Revenue
PDRPressurized Deuterium Reactor
PDRPartial Digits Received
PDRPrisoner Data Report
PDRProcess Design Review
PDRPolicy Deviation Request
PDRPre-Delivery Router
PDRPremium Deposit Reserve (insurance)
PDRProgram Definition Review
PDRProduct Defect Rate
PDRProbabilistic Delay Routing
PDRPresent Day Ruth (Anastasia Means Dallas play)
PDRPower Distribution Receptacle
PDRProblem Detail Report
PDRPest Detection Report (California)
PDRProgram Document Review (Army Training)
PDRPressure Difference Ratio
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This treats the bubble more uniformly around its circumference, but exerts more frictional drag, so it reaches a point of diminishing returns.
At this point, most companies ask themselves if they've reached the point of diminishing returns.
The slope of IT-driven value delivery is near or at the point of diminishing returns.
Second, building more of something--whether it is a component, system, or car--eventually hits a point of diminishing returns.
In essence, there appears to be a point of diminishing returns on prison investments.
But simple speed increases have reached the point of diminishing returns.
The point of diminishing returns may have been reached by many of the industry's cutting edge distribution companies, retailers and transportation companies.
As for restricting the number of participants, she said she didn't expect that it was likely in the near term, but "there may be some point of diminishing returns for both CBP and the trade.
The question--what could be called the $70 billion question, since that was the estimated value of the beef industry in 2003--is whether the industry properly identified the point of diminishing returns past which further expenditures on preventive measures would not have been cost-effective.
There comes a point of diminishing returns where the cost to provide optimal production-level access and performance outweighs the actual business value derived from the data.
This is because GAAP accounting has matured to the point of diminishing returns such that the usefulness and relevance of financial statements are questioned, if not derided, by sophisticated investors and managers.