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float

verb announce, attempt, buoy, buoy up, issue, launch, offer, present, project, promote, propel, sell, set in motion, try
Associated concepts: float a bond, float an idea or concept
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The floatability of these minerals had small variations within a wide pH range.
The frother concentration is significant and positive in the cubic term in Jagua coal, indicating an effective interaction between the frother and the surfaces of the bubble and the coal, which increases the floatability.
Similar floatability trends are observed as with collectorless flotation.
In 1913 Bradford working with the accumulated tailings and slimes at Broken Hill, Australia, discovered that the addition of copper sulphate increases the floatability of sphalerite.
If the tanks and armored personal carriers, from other reasons, NBC protection and the necessities of floatability and tightness, had a good level of protection, the military trucks, mainly the ones used by Mountain Corps, are neglected, in many cases unwanted events taking place and causing their immobilization from minor reasons which could have been avoided by using very simple methods.
In swimming the consumed energy maintains floatability in order to generate a horizontal move by using your arms and legs to overcome the gravitational force.
The decreasing adhesion reduces the probability of slime coating and thus increases the floatability of bitumen droplets, leading to an improved bitumen recovery.
lt;<Correlation between the absortion of sodium dodeyl sulfathe on calcium fluoride (fluorite) its floatability - An infra red internal reflection spectrofhotometric study>>.
Some siphonophores and other organisms, such as the dinoflagellate Noctiluca, contain cavities with iso-osmotic solutions of ammonium chloride that they can regulate to improve floatability.