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control

1) n. the power to direct, manage, oversee and/or restrict the affairs, business or assets of a person or entity. 2) v. to exercise the power of control.

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Dalton said, "This is a simple, environmentally friendly process to controllably order carbon nanotubes, and potentially any nanoparticle, in a stretchable polymer matrix.
InnerCool's Celsius Control System integrates a number of desirable features including a slim catheter profile, a highly efficient flexible metallic heat transfer element, a built-in temperature monitoring sensor, and a programmable console capable of rapidly and controllably inducing, maintaining and reversing therapeutic cooling.
Flecknoe-Brown explains, "The controlled permeable (C-P) wine tank is a thermoplastic tank molded in a proprietary food-contact polyolefin blend which will controllably permeate atmospheric oxygen into stored wine.
"The code is unique, robust, cannot be copied or controllably modified and can be used for authentication or tracking," said Russell Cowburn, professor of nanotechnology at Imperial College, London.
If a log does not rotate controllably in the rotator, the holding of the log slips, the angles of the tilt rolls are not correct, rotation starts or ends when the log is not being held between the rolls or there is excessive clearance in the mechanics, there will be some error in the rotation.
In practice this involves, for example, songs which are used to build children up into certain movements such as counting them into controllably lifting an arm through the song.
(San Diego, CA) a medical technology company in the emerging field of therapeutic hypothermia, which is designed to rapidly and controllably cool the body in order to reduce cell death and damage following acute ischemic events such as cardiac arrest or stroke, and to potentially lessen or prevent associated injuries such as adverse neurologic outcomes.
Zhang Jikang argues that China's FX market should be developed gradually, controllably and optimally under the premise of stability.
Off-road use is entirely stress-free and impressive with the Sportage climbing muddy slopes with confidence and descending just as controllably.
Eigler inspired scientists and non-scientist alike when in 1989 he "typed" the letters "IBM" by controllably arranging several 10's of atoms, as shown in Figure 1.
By varying the thickness of the dielectric sheets having a desired dielectric constant, the inductance for the network is controllably decreased and the capacitance for the network is controllably increased."
The adhesive is able to bind two articles together for a limited period of time, and then controllably release the adhesive bond between the articles when it comes into contact with a liquid, such as a beverage.

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