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STERILITY. Barrenness; incapacity to produce a child. It is curable and incurable; when of the latter kind, at the time of the marriage, and arising from impotency, it is a good cause for dissolving a marriage. 1 Fodere, Med. Leg. Sec. 254. See Impotency.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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As Buckle suggests in his "Influence of Women on the Progress of Knowledge", the scientific spirit of the investigator is both helped and supplemented by the latter's emotions and personality, and the divorce of all emotionalism and individual temperament from science is a fatal step towards sterility. Zarathustra abjures all those who would fain turn an IMPERSONAL eye upon nature and contemplate her phenomena with that pure objectivity to which the scientific idealists of to-day would so much like to attain.
Helena, and at some of the Canary islands, almost entire sterility. The broad, flat-bottomed valleys, many of which serve during a few days only in the season as water-courses, are clothed with thickets of leafless bushes.
The new BD ChloraPrep solutions portfolio with this new level of sterility will now be labeled as a "sterile solution" on all packaging.
MilliporeSigma launched the latest in its sterility testing devices, the Steritest NEO device, which is designed to provide safer pharmaceutical product testing, with greater reliability and convenience for a product release to market.
They trigger DNA damage, mutations, sterility or death.
Get 67 market data tables and 35 figures spread through 124 pages and in-depth TOC on " Sterility Testing Market by Product (Instruments, Services, Kits and Reagents), Test (Membrane Filtration Sterility Testing, Direct Inoculation Sterility Testing), Application (Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology, Medical Devices) - Global Forecasts to 2021" This report provides a detailed overview of the major drivers, restraints, challenges, opportunities, and strategies impacting the sterility testing market, along with revenue estimates & forecasts and market share analysis.
Sterility test isolators are used to inspect cleanliness and sterility of filled batches and to increase safety.
At this stage, temperatures below 17[degrees]C negatively impact pollen grain formation (SOSBAI, 2014), resulting in increased spikelet sterility in this period (Baruah et al., 2009).
The SIT typically involves the use of radiation (gamma, X-ray, or E-beam) to induce sterility, and sterile insects are released into infested areas.