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exposure

noun danger, discovery, exposé, exposition, hazard, jeopardy, laying open, liability, manifestation, openness, perceptibility, peril, presentation, publication, publicity, revelation, risk, susceptibility, susceptivity, unfolding, unmasking, visibility, vulnerability
Associated concepts: exposure to asbestos, exposure to toxic chemical, insurance coverage and exposure
See also: admission, bad repute, detection, disclosure, discovery, expression, impeachment, manifestation, publicity, risk
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This study demonstrates that small juveniles of Crepipatella peruviana are extremely vulnerable to air exposure and desiccation until they reach shell lengths of about 6 mm.
These two studies clearly show air exposures of even one or two minutes can prove deadly to White marlin and possibly other bill-fish as well.
A stress of air exposure to abalone commonly occurs during size grading and transporting of abalone, and cleaning of shelters.
Candida and Hansenula species that are capable to metabolize lactic acid are considered to be the main cause of increased pH in silages, and Kluyveromyces marxianus was found in a fermented TMR that deteriorated during 7 d of air exposure (Wang and Nishino, 2013).
These available seats will provide more affordable private air exposure to a new generation of customers.
Multi-day stagnation episodes can lead to prolonged hazardous air exposure associated with extreme air pollution, severe outbreaks of acute cardiovascular and respiratory illness, and increased incidence of mortality.
To decrease the time of air exposure, we attempted to increase the flow of the heat-transfer fluid.
The study, 'The Impact of Intermittent Air Exposure on Lipid Deposition,' appears in the November issue of Optometry and Vision Science.
The 2-Box Indoor Air Dispersion Model is a computational, indoor environment, air exposure model that characterizes the movement of a single chemical inside two connected, enclosed rooms.
The planter is designed with a built-in fan to circulate air around the root system to maximize air exposure to the toxin-eating microbes.
In another study, house dust mite (HDM) sensitive individuals underwent airway challenge with HDM antigen after ozone exposure and after air exposure.