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  • 1 Metal oxide adhesion — The strength of metal oxide adhesion effectively determines the wetting of the metal oxide interface. The strength of this adhesion is important, for instance, in production of light bulbs and fiber matrix composites that depend on the… …

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  • 2 Dispersive adhesion — Dispersive adhesion, also called adsorptive adhesion, is a mechanism for adhesion which attributes attractive forces between two materials to intermolecular interactions between molecules of each material. This mechanism is widely viewed as the… …

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  • 3 Factor of adhesion — In railroad engineering, the factor of adhesion of a locomotive is the weight on the driving wheels divided by the starting tractive effort. This is an important statistic, because obviously extra power is pointless if there s not enough traction …

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  • 4 Ice hockey stick — An ice hockey stick is a piece of equipment used in ice hockey to shoot, pass, and carry the puck. Ice hockey sticks are approximately 150 200 cm long, composed of a long, slender shaft with a flat extension at one end called the blade. The blade …

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  • 5 Opuntia — Prickly pears Opuntia littoralis var. vaseyi Scientific classification Kingdom …

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  • 6 accretion — n. 1. Growth (by accession of parts), accumulation, increase by adhesion. 2. (Med.) Growing together, adhesion. 3. (Law.) Gradual accumulation (of soil, as at the mouth of a river) …

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  • 7 Bavarian C I — Infobox German Railway Vehicle Baureihe= Bavarian C I Farbe1= 0081FF Farbe2= FFFFFF Abbildung= Name= Nummerierung= Hersteller= Maffei Baujahre= 1847 49 Ausmusterung= 1885 95 Anzahl= 5 Achsformel= Wheel arrangement= 0 6 0 Bauart= C n2 Gattung=… …

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  • 8 Nerve guidance conduit — A nerve guidance conduit (also referred to as an artificial nerve conduit or artificial nerve graft, as opposed to an autograft) is an artificial means of guiding axonal regrowth to facilitate nerve regeneration and is one of several clinical… …

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  • 9 test — 1. To prove; to try a substance; to determine the chemical nature of a substance by means of reagents. 2. A method of examination, as to determine the presence or absence of a definite disease or of some substance in any of the fluids, tissues,… …

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  • 10 Hyaluronan — Identifiers CAS number 9004 61 9  …

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  • 11 DLC1 — Deleted in liver cancer 1 PDB rendering based on 2dky …

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  • 12 France — • Geography, statistics, and history Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. France     France     † …

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  • 13 Glossary of rail terminology — Rail transport Operations Track Maintenance High speed Gauge Stations …

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  • 14 Coagulation — This article is about blood clotting. For other meanings see Coagulation (disambiguation). Coagulation is a complex process by which blood forms clots. It is an important part of hemostasis, the cessation of blood loss from a damaged vessel,… …

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  • 15 Synaptogenesis — is the formation of synapses. Although it occurs throughout a healthy person s lifespan, an explosion of synapse formation occurs during early brain development. Synaptogenesis is particularly important during an individual s critical period of… …

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  • 16 Osteopontin — Secreted phosphoprotein 1 Rendering based on PDB 3CXD …

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  • 17 cell — cell1 cell like, adj. /sel/, n. 1. a small room, as in a convent or prison. 2. any of various small compartments or bounded areas forming part of a whole. 3. a small group acting as a unit within a larger organization: a local cell of the… …

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  • 18 locomotive — locomotively, adv. locomotiveness, locomotivity, n. /loh keuh moh tiv/, n. 1. a self propelled, vehicular engine, powered by steam, a diesel, or electricity, for pulling or, sometimes, pushing a train or individual railroad cars. 2. an organized… …

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  • 19 materials science — the study of the characteristics and uses of various materials, as glass, plastics, and metals. [1960 65] * * * Study of the properties of solid materials and how those properties are determined by the material s composition and structure, both… …

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  • 20 Smooth muscle tissue — Smooth muscle …

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