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particle

noun atom, bit, component part, crumb, cutting, fragment, grain, granule, hint, mite, modicum, moiety, molecule, morsel, piece, pittance, point, scintilla, snippet, speck, spot, suggestion, trace
See also: constituent, element, iota, minimum, modicum, part, portion, scintilla
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The incorporation of polymer particles and fibers in polyurethane formulations represents a potentially very important development in polyurethane technology.
Within a nucleus, a particle's internal forces are weakened by interference from threes exerted by its neighbors, so the particle has been expected to have slightly less mass there.
Twenty-one particle-size distributions from 65% to 100% minus 325 mesh with median particle sizes of 2.
However, it cannot differentiate between orthopoxvirus species and has limited sensitivity because reliable detection is only possible with particle concentrations >[10.
Ultrafine particle deposition and clearance in the healthy and obstructed lung.
Working in a superclean room, they use tiny, computer-controlled needles that jab the material over and over again, eventually cutting out a wedge containing a dust particle.
When a muon hits the detector, the particle produces a tiny electric charge.
In terms of its sheer human toll, the worst pollutant today is fine particle pollution, sometimes described shorthand as "soot.
We report on detailed simulations of the decay particle trajectories in order to assess the impact of various systematic effects on the experimental observables.
It's absolutely necessary to have one common language because fit the moment, different countries and different companies name the same particle in different ways," she said.
This formulation is based on a new ultra-fine ceramic armor metal particle that is 40% smaller than first-generation SDLTtape media and possesses a higher magnetic power of 2600 oersted with superior archival properties.
The PM-Filter-Catalyst system always works in equilibrium between particle storage and particle conversion via oxidation," says Maus.

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