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crossflow

To flow across, or in a contrary direction. "His crossflowing course." Milton.

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bleb

  • noun (pathology) an elevation of the skin filled with serous fluid
    blister; bulla.

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plasmapheresis

  • noun plasma is separated from whole blood and the rest is returned to the donor

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diatomite

  • noun a light soil consisting of siliceous diatom remains and often used as a filtering material
    kieselguhr; diatomaceous earth.

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chromatography

  • noun a process used for separating mixtures by virtue of differences in absorbency

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slit

  • noun a long narrow opening
  • noun obscene terms for female genitals
    puss; pussy; snatch; twat; cunt.

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gel

  • noun a colloid in a more solid form than a sol
    colloidal gel.
  • noun a thin translucent membrane used over stage lights for color effects
    gelatin.

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filtration

  • noun the process whereby fluids pass through a filter or a filtering medium
  • noun the act of changing a fluid by passing it through a filter

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adsorptive

  • adjective having capacity or tendency to adsorb or cause to accumulate on a surface
    surface-assimilative; adsorbent.

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ultrafiltration

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fraction

  • noun a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process
  • noun a small part or item forming a piece of a whole

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nephron

  • noun any of the small tubules that are the excretory units of the vertebrate kidney
    uriniferous tubule.

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efficiency

  • noun the ratio of the output to the input of any system
  • noun skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort
    • she did the work with great efficiency

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sterilize

  • verb make free from bacteria
    sterilise.
  • verb make infertile
    sterilise; desex; desexualise; unsex; desexualize; fix.
    • in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized

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barrier

  • noun a structure or object that impedes free movement
  • noun any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective
    roadblock.
    • intolerance is a barrier to understanding

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trickle

  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    drip; dribble.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • verb run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream
    filter; dribble.
    • water trickled onto the lawn from the broken hose
    • reports began to dribble in

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rate

  • noun a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
    • they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour
    • the rate of change was faster than expected
  • noun amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis
    charge per unit.
    • a 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5

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kieselguhr

  • noun a light soil consisting of siliceous diatom remains and often used as a filtering material
    diatomaceous earth; diatomite.

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remove

  • noun degree of figurative distance or separation;
    • just one remove from madness" or "it imitates at many removes a Shakespearean tragedy
  • verb remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract
    withdraw; take away; take.
    • remove a threat
    • remove a wrapper
    • Remove the dirty dishes from the table
    • take the gun from your pocket
    • This machine withdraws heat from the environment

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coefficient

  • noun a constant number that serves as a measure of some property or characteristic

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greensand

  • noun an olive-green sandstone containing glauconite

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surgery

  • noun the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures
    • he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School
  • noun a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted
    • he read the warning in the doctor's surgery

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glaucoma

  • noun an eye disease that damages the optic nerve and impairs vision (sometimes progressing to blindness)
    • contrary to popular belief, glaucoma is not always caused by elevated intraocular pressure

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elution

  • noun the process of extracting one material from another by washing with a solvent to remove adsorbed material from an adsorbent (as in washing of loaded ion-exchange resins to remove captured ions); used to obtain uranium ions

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capillary

  • noun a tube of small internal diameter; holds liquid by capillary action
    capillary tube; capillary tubing.
  • noun any of the minute blood vessels connecting arterioles with venules
    capillary vessel.

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sterilization

  • noun the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)
    sterilisation.
  • noun the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)
    sterilisation.

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osmosis

  • noun (biology, chemistry) diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration until the concentration on both sides is equal

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slit

  • noun a long narrow opening
  • noun obscene terms for female genitals
    puss; pussy; snatch; twat; cunt.

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suction

  • noun a force over an area produced by a pressure difference
  • noun the act of sucking
    suck; sucking.

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chromatogram

  • noun the recording (column or paper strip) on which the constituents of a mixture are adsorbed in chromatography

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vacuum

  • noun the absence of matter
    vacuity.
  • noun an empty area or space
    vacancy; void; emptiness.
    • the huge desert voids
    • the emptiness of outer space
    • without their support he'll be ruling in a vacuum

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rale

  • noun a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)
    rattle; rattling.
    • the death rattle

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sterile

  • adjective incapable of reproducing
    unfertile; infertile.
    • an infertile couple
  • adjective satellite free of or using methods to keep free of pathological microorganisms
    aseptic.
    • a sterile operating area
    • aseptic surgical instruments
    • aseptic surgical techniques

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fistula

  • noun a chronic inflammation of the withers of a horse
    fistulous withers.
  • noun an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface
    sinus.

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cartridge

  • noun ammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet; fired from a rifle or handgun
  • noun a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
    magazine.

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apparatus

  • noun equipment designed to serve a specific function
    setup.
  • noun (anatomy) a group of body parts that work together to perform a given function
    • the breathing apparatus

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glomerulus

  • noun a small intertwined group of capillaries in the malpighian body; it filters the blood during urine formation

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intermittent

  • adjective satellite stopping and starting at irregular intervals
    • intermittent rain showers

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membrane

  • noun a thin pliable sheet of material
  • noun a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
    tissue layer.

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membrane

  • noun a thin pliable sheet of material
  • noun a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants
    tissue layer.

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efficiency

  • noun the ratio of the output to the input of any system
  • noun skillfulness in avoiding wasted time and effort
    • she did the work with great efficiency

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sampler

  • noun an observation station that is set up to make sample observations of something
    sampling station.
  • noun someone who samples food or drink for its quality
    taster; taste tester; taste-tester.

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inline

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funnel

  • noun a conical shape with a wider and a narrower opening at the two ends
    funnel shape.
  • noun a conically shaped utensil having a narrow tube at the small end; used to channel the flow of substances into a container with a small mouth

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aerosol

  • noun a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas
  • noun a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)
    aerosol container; aerosol can; spray can; aerosol bomb.

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disinfection

  • noun treatment to destroy harmful microorganisms

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centrifugal

  • adjective tending to move away from a center
    • centrifugal force
  • adjective satellite tending away from centralization, as of authority
    • the division of Europe into warring blocs produces ever-increasing centrifugal stress

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assay

  • noun an appraisal of the state of affairs
    check.
    • they made an assay of the contents
    • a check on its dependability under stress
  • noun a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components

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cake

  • noun a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)
    bar.
    • a bar of chocolate
  • noun small flat mass of chopped food
    patty.

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particulate

  • noun a small discrete mass of solid or liquid matter that remains individually dispersed in gas or liquid emissions (usually considered to be an atmospheric pollutant)
    particulate matter.
  • adjective composed of distinct particles

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reabsorption

  • noun the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation
    resorption.

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leukocyte

  • noun blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system
    white blood corpuscle; white blood cell; white cell; WBC; white corpuscle; leucocyte.

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gallery

  • noun spectators at a golf or tennis match
  • noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
    veranda; verandah.

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bivalve

  • noun marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together
    pelecypod; lamellibranch.
  • adjective used of mollusks having two shells (as clams etc.)
    bivalved.

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assay

  • noun an appraisal of the state of affairs
    check.
    • they made an assay of the contents
    • a check on its dependability under stress
  • noun a substance that is undergoing an analysis of its components

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magenta

  • noun a primary subtractive color for light; a dark purple-red color; the dye for magenta was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta
  • noun a battle in 1859 in which the French and Sardinian forces under Napoleon III defeated the Austrians under Francis Joseph I
    Battle of Magenta.

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plant

  • noun buildings for carrying on industrial labor
    works; industrial plant.
    • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles
  • noun (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
    flora; plant life.

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mussel

  • noun black marine bivalves usually steamed in wine
  • noun marine or freshwater bivalve mollusk that lives attached to rocks etc.

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column

  • noun a line of units following one after another
  • noun a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands
    chromatography column.

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micron

  • noun a metric unit of length equal to one millionth of a meter
    micrometer.

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rates

  • noun a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)
  • noun a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit
    rate.
    • they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour
    • the rate of change was faster than expected

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sand

  • noun a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
  • noun French writer known for works concerning women's rights and independence (1804-1876)
    Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin; Baroness Dudevant; George Sand.

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devices

  • noun an inclination or desire; used in the plural in the phrase `left to your own devices'
    • eventually the family left the house to the devices of this malevolent force
    • the children were left to their own devices
  • noun an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
    device.
    • the device is small enough to wear on your wrist
    • a device intended to conserve water

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ultra

  • adjective satellite (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm
    extremist; radical.
    • extremist political views
    • radical opinions on education
    • an ultra conservative

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velocity

  • noun distance travelled per unit time
    speed.

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granular

  • adjective satellite composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency
    gritty; grainy; farinaceous; mealy; coarse-grained; granulose.
    • granular sugar
    • the photographs were grainy and indistinct
    • it left a mealy residue
  • adjective having a granular structure like that of chondrites
    chondritic.

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favor

  • noun an act of gracious kindness
    favour.
  • noun an advantage to the benefit of someone or something
    favour.
    • the outcome was in his favor

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aseptic

  • adjective satellite free of or using methods to keep free of pathological microorganisms
    sterile.
    • a sterile operating area
    • aseptic surgical instruments
    • aseptic surgical techniques

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centrifugation

  • noun the process of separating substances of different densities by the use of a centrifuge

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nitrocellulose

  • noun a nitric acid ester; used in lacquers and explosives
    cellulose nitrate; nitrocotton; guncotton.

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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percolate

  • noun the product of percolation
  • verb permeate or penetrate gradually
    leach.
    • the fertilizer leached into the ground

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cartridge

  • noun ammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet; fired from a rifle or handgun
  • noun a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
    magazine.

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rough

  • noun the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
  • verb prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
    rough in; rough out.

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meshwork

  • noun an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals
    net; mesh; network; meshing.

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dichroic

Having the property of dichroism; as, a dichroic crystal.

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pressure

  • noun the force applied to a unit area of surface; measured in pascals (SI unit) or in dynes (cgs unit)
    pressure level; force per unit area.
    • the compressed gas exerts an increased pressure
  • noun a force that compels
    • the public brought pressure to bear on the government

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effluent

  • noun water mixed with waste matter
    sewer water; wastewater.
  • adjective satellite that is flowing outward
    outflowing.

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adsorption

  • noun the accumulation of molecules of a gas to form a thin film on the surface of a solid
    surface assimilation.

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buchner

  • noun German organic chemist who studied alcoholic fermentation and discovered zymase (1860-1917)
    Eduard Buchner.

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flocculation

  • noun the process of flocculating; forming woolly cloudlike aggregations

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device

  • noun an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
    • the device is small enough to wear on your wrist
    • a device intended to conserve water
  • noun something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect

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slurry

  • noun a suspension of insoluble particles (as plaster of Paris or lime or clay etc.) usually in water

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fraction

  • noun a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process
  • noun a small part or item forming a piece of a whole

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wastewater

  • noun water mixed with waste matter
    sewer water; effluent.

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manifold

  • noun a pipe that has several lateral outlets to or from other pipes
  • noun a lightweight paper used with carbon paper to make multiple copies
    manifold paper.
    • an original and two manifolds

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colloid

  • noun a mixture with properties between those of a solution and fine suspension

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equipment

  • noun an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service

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cyan

  • noun a primary subtractive color for light; has a blue-green color
  • adjective satellite of a bluish shade of green
    bluish green; blue-green; teal.

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flask

  • noun bottle that has a narrow neck
  • noun the quantity a flask will hold
    flaskful.

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aqueduct

  • noun a conduit that resembles a bridge but carries water over a valley

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technique

  • noun a practical method or art applied to some particular task
  • noun skillfulness in the command of fundamentals deriving from practice and familiarity
    proficiency.
    • practice greatly improves proficiency

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angle

  • noun the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
  • noun a biased way of looking at or presenting something
    slant.

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tangential

  • adjective satellite of superficial relevance if any
    digressive.
    • a digressive allusion to the day of the week
    • a tangential remark
  • adjective of or relating to or acting along or in the direction of a tangent
    • tangential forces

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chlorination

  • noun the addition or substitution of chlorine in organic compounds
  • noun disinfection of water by the addition of small amounts of chlorine or a chlorine compound

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clarifying

  • adjective satellite that makes clear
    elucidative.
    • a clarifying example
  • verb make clear and (more) comprehensible
    clarify; elucidate; clear up.
    • clarify the mystery surrounding her death

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funnel

  • noun a conical shape with a wider and a narrower opening at the two ends
    funnel shape.
  • noun a conically shaped utensil having a narrow tube at the small end; used to channel the flow of substances into a container with a small mouth

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biological

  • adjective pertaining to biology or to life and living things
    biologic.
  • adjective of parents and children; related by blood
    • biological child

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setup

  • noun equipment designed to serve a specific function
    apparatus.
  • noun the way something is organized or arranged
    • it takes time to learn the setup around here

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medium

  • noun a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
  • noun the surrounding environment
    • fish require an aqueous medium

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downward

  • adjective satellite extending or moving from a higher to a lower place
    down.
    • the down staircase
    • the downward course of the stream
  • adjective satellite on or toward a surface regarded as a base
    • he lay face downward
    • the downward pull of gravity

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process

  • noun a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
    procedure.
    • the procedure of obtaining a driver's license
    • it was a process of trial and error
  • noun (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents
    operation; cognitive process; mental process; cognitive operation.
    • the process of thinking
    • the cognitive operation of remembering

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module

  • noun one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
    mental faculty; faculty.
  • noun detachable compartment of a spacecraft

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charcoal

  • noun a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air
    wood coal.
  • noun a stick of black carbon material used for drawing
    fusain.

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unit

  • noun any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange
    unit of measurement.
    • the dollar is the United States unit of currency
    • a unit of wheat is a bushel
    • change per unit volume
  • noun an individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole
    • the reduced the number of units and installations
    • the word is a basic linguistic unit

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gravity

  • noun (physics) the force of attraction between all masses in the universe; especially the attraction of the earth's mass for bodies near its surface
    gravitation; gravitational force; gravitational attraction.
    • the more remote the body the less the gravity
    • the gravitation between two bodies is proportional to the product of their masses and inversely proportional to the square of the distance between them
    • gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love"--Albert Einstein
  • noun a manner that is serious and solemn
    sobriety; graveness; soberness; sombreness; somberness.

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column

  • noun a line of units following one after another
  • noun a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands
    chromatography column.

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multimedia

  • noun transmission that combine media of communication (text and graphics and sound etc.)
    multimedia system.

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plant

  • noun buildings for carrying on industrial labor
    works; industrial plant.
    • they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles
  • noun (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
    flora; plant life.

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sludge

  • noun the precipitate produced by sewage treatment
  • noun any thick, viscous matter
    goo; gunk; guck; gook; slime; muck; ooze; goop.

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experiment

  • noun the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
    experimentation.
  • noun the testing of an idea
    experimentation.
    • it was an experiment in living
    • not all experimentation is done in laboratories

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