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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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In the present study it was therefore proposed to use heart activity to confirm the alive/dead status of an individual and also as a potential indicator of the duration of air exposure and associated hypoxia experienced.
Half (by weight) of the contents were discarded and the rest of the material was loosened, returned to the barrel, and kept uncovered during air exposure.
Holly Loretz and colleagues, from the Centre for Contact Lens Research at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, used a 'custom-designed model blink cell' to analyse the impact of intermittent air exposure on lipid (fatty) deposits on various contact lens materials.
Ong KJ, Stevens ED and Wright PA: Gill morphology of the mangrove killifish {Krvptolebias marmoratus) is plastic and changes in response to terrestrial air exposure.
Crabs, shrimps, and lobsters are discarded in high proportions in relation to landings in both the directed fisheries for crustaceans and in the prosecution of finfish fishing (Cook, 2003), and many of those discards die from stressors including physical injuries to the carapace, lost and broken limbs, and physiological stress associated with temperature changes and air exposure.
The dispensing mechanism protects the product from the harmful effects of long-term air exposure, including contamination, discoloration and product dry-out and ultimately increases product shelf life and effectiveness.
Urine nitrites can be falsely elevated due to contamination, air exposure, or phenazopyridine, and can be falsely negative due to elevated specific gravity, elevated urobilinogen levels, nitrate reductase-negative bacteria, PH < 6.
But air exposure took its toll as the remains were shuttled around.
Stress responses in juvenile pacu (Piaractus mesopotamicus) submitted to repeated air exposure
But when it slows down, it becomes brown from air exposure.
One problem for the researchers, was sustaining the cells' life because they are vulnerable to photo-degradation after a few hours of air exposure.
The 50 papers cover air exposure modeling and assessment, indoor air quality and exposure, the environmental fate and health effects of emerging water contaminants, exposure-dose reconstruction, biomarkers in exposure studies, chemical mixtures and exposure, health risk analysis, exposure monitoring and modeling, environmental impact and exposure, and communications and social issues.