enrichment

  • 101unjust enrichment — Where there is the inability, or unwillingness to pass on to customers a refund of a sum of money that, for all practical purposes, they paid to as VAT which wasn t due. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary …

    Financial and business terms

  • 102Fildes enrichment agar — a sterile enzymatic digest of sheep blood added to liquid or solid culture media for the cultivation and isolation of Haemophilus influenzae and fastidious streptococci …

    Medical dictionary

  • 103Job Enrichment — Arbeitsbereicherung; Maßnahme der ⇡ Arbeitsgestaltung, die durch eine Erweiterung des Entscheidungs und Kontrollspielraums auf eine Verminderung der Arbeitsteilung abzielt. Verbindet sich häufig mit der Förderung der ⇡ Arbeitsmotivation und ⇡… …

    Lexikon der Economics

  • 104spiritual enrichment — adding a spiritual element to one s life …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 105power-enrichment system — A carburetor or fuel injection system for a reciprocating engine that enriches the fuel air mixture when the engine is operating at high power settings …

    Aviation dictionary

  • 106Uranium enrichment —   The process of increasing the percentage of pure uranium above the levels found in naturally occurring uranium ore, so that it may be used as fuel.   California Energy Comission. Dictionary of Energy Terms …

    Energy terms

  • 107job enrichment — An approach to job design that aims to increase motivation and job satisfaction by giving workers a greater level of autonomous decision making and personal control. For example, production line workers might be given responsibility for… …

    Big dictionary of business and management

  • 108self-enrichment — self enrich′ment n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 109nuclear enrichment — /njukliər ɛnˈrɪtʃmənt/ (say nyoohkleeuhr en richmuhnt) noun the process of enriching uranium with its uranium 235 isotope …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 110unjust enrichment — /ˌʌndʒʌst ɛnˈrɪtʃmənt/ (say .unjust en richmuhnt) noun the obtaining of money by unjust means, as by capitalising on another s mistake …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 111uranium enrichment — /jureɪniəm ɛnˈrɪtʃmənt/ (say yoohrayneeuhm en richmuhnt) noun the addition to uranium of the isotope U 235 to levels far beyond the naturally occurring 0.711%; undertaken to prepare the uranium for use as a fuel in a nuclear reactor …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 112unjust enrichment —    Improper or unfair gain of property or money, which the recipient is required to return to the rightful owner, even if the property was not obtained illegally …

    Business law dictionary

  • 113bio-enrichment — Adding nutrients or oxygen to increase microbial breakdown of pollutants …

    Glossary of Biotechnology

  • 114acceleration enrichment — The action of increasing the fuel/air mixture during acceleration in order to improve the vehicle s speed and its smooth response …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 115cold start enrichment — A method of providing a higher ratio of fuel to air for starting a cold engine. In some cases, more fuel is fed into the engine with a cold start injector; in other cases, the amount of air is restricted through the use of a choke …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 116part-load enrichment — Extra fuel injected during throttle opening to enrich the mixture during transition. Usually occurs during closed loop operation …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 117unjust enrichment — The circumstances which give rise to the obligation of restitution, that is, the receiving and retent ion of property, money, or benefits which in justice and equity belong to another. Herrmann v Gleason (CA6 Mich) 126 F2d 936; Straube v Bowling… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 118self-enrichment — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : the act or process of increasing one s intellectual or spiritual resources * * * n. * * * self enrichˈment noun • • • Main Entry: ↑self …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 119unjust enrichment — noun : acquisition of property under such circumstances that one is legally or equitably bound to make restitution of it …

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  • 120Anammox — Enrichment culture of the anammox bacterium Kuenenia stuttgartiensis, Radboud University Nijmegen Anammox, an abbreviation for ANaerobic AMMonium OXidation, is a globally important microbial process of the nitrogen cycle [1]. The bacteria… …

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