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a fixed amount. Liquidate damages are damages set out in an agreement between the parties rather than left at large for a court or arbiter. A liquid debt is one that is fixed in a document of debt, such as bond, or decree of a court or arbiter.
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*To Analyse the Global Liquid Nitrogen Market based on various factors such as supply chain analysis, and Porter's five force analysis
"However, when one is dealing with liquid nitrogen, people need to be very careful.
CNN, while talking about the issue, also referred to the recent trend where people eating food covered in liquid nitrogen and blow smoke out of their mouths and noses immediately after consuming the item.
Third, make sure the liquid nitrogen provider--which takes out the old tank and puts in a new one--sets the tank pressure appropriately.
(2) The [T.sub.2] distribution curve moves to the right after liquid nitrogen freezing, characterized by the increase of the maximum transverse relaxation time.
Dubai's Scoopi Cafe on Jumeirah Beach Road for instance has just released its summer specials that include tropical fruit, lychee, fresh fig and strawberry ice-creams, all cashing in on the extreme cold of liquid nitrogen, besides natural ingredients.
Cryogenic freezing and chilling specialist Air Products, has developed a new way of using liquid nitrogen to control the temperature of food while being processed.
Interest in the generators, which convert gas to liquid via a cooling mechanism, has grown since Homerton University Hospital bought one for its fertility centre, where liquid nitrogen is used to freeze and store sperm, eggs and embryos.
As part of the agreement, Air Products' liquid nitrogen will be used as a blanketing gas for the oil storage caverns for safety purposes in Jurong Island.
Confronted with such a difficult problem, fortunately, the application of liquid nitrogen injection was confirmed to be an effective technique in the field of coal mine fire prevention and achieved quite good results in the prevention of subsurface waste bank coal spontaneous combustion [810].
He read up about liquid nitrogen in the Encyclopedia Britannica, and worked out a way to harvest energy from the stuff.
An integrated cooling system ensures that the grinding jar is continually cooled with liquid nitrogen before and during the grinding process.