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  • 1 noxious substance — A substance which, when administered, is capable of destroying life, but which is not necessarily poisonous. Pulverized glass, when administered in sufficient quantities, destroys life, but is not poisonous. People v Van Deleer, 53 Cal 147 …

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  • 2 Pounding — Pound ing, n. 1. The act of beating, bruising, or breaking up; a beating. [1913 Webster] 2. A pounded or pulverized substance. [R.] Covered with the poundings of these rocks. J. S. Blackie. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 powder — I. n. 1. Dust, pulverized substance. 2. Gunpowder. II. v. a. 1. Comminute, pulverize, levigate, triturate. 2. Sprinkle …

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  • 4 sift — [sift] vt. [ME siften < OE siftan < sife, SIEVE] 1. to pass through a sieve so as to separate the coarse from the fine particles, or to break up lumps, as of flour 2. to scatter (a pulverized substance) by or as by the use of a sieve 3. to… …

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  • 5 coal utilization — Introduction        combustion of coal or its conversion into useful solid, gaseous, and liquid products. By far the most important use of coal is in combustion, mainly to provide heat to the boilers of electric power plants. Metallurgical coke… …

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  • 6 chalk — chalklike, adj. /chawk/, n. 1. a soft, white, powdery limestone consisting chiefly of fossil shells of foraminifers. 2. a prepared piece of chalk or chalklike substance for marking, as a blackboard crayon. 3. a mark made with chalk. 4. a score or …

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  • 7 Cremation — A Hindu Cremation in India P …

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  • 8 List of Edison patents — Below is a list of Edison patents. Thomas Edison was an inventor who, it is said, accumulated 1500 plus patents worldwide for his inventions. Nearly 1100 of Edison s patents were in the United States, but other patents were approved in countries… …

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  • 9 pulverize — UK [ˈpʌlvəraɪz] / US [ˈpʌlvəˌraɪz] verb [transitive] Word forms pulverize : present tense I/you/we/they pulverize he/she/it pulverizes present participle pulverizing past tense pulverized past participle pulverized 1) to crush something into very …

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  • 10 explosive — explosively, adv. explosiveness, n. /ik sploh siv/, adj. 1. tending or serving to explode: an explosive temper; Nitroglycerin is an explosive substance. 2. pertaining to or of the nature of an explosion: explosive violence. 3. likely to lead to… …

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  • 11 Entheogen — An entheogen, in the strictest sense, is a psychoactive substance used in a religious or shamanic (or entheogenic) context. Entheogens generally come from plant sources which contain molecules closely related to endogenous neurochemicals. They… …

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  • 12 Ibogaine — drugbox IUPAC name = 12 Methoxyibogamine width = 180 CAS number = 83 74 9 PubChem = 363272 C=20 | H=26 | N=2 | O=1 molecular weight = 310.433 g/mol smiles = CCC1CC2CC3C1N(C2)CCC4=C3NC5=C4C=C(C=C5)OC melting point = 152 melting high = 153… …

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  • 13 CS gas — IUPAC name …

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  • 14 Buprenorphine — Systematic (IUPAC) name (2S) 2 [( ) (5R,6R,7R,14S) 9α cyclopropylmethyl 4,5 epoxy 6,14 ethano 3 hydroxy 6 methoxymorphinan 7 yl] 3,3 dimethylbutan 2 ol Clinical …

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  • 15 MHD generator — Energy portal The MHD (magnetohydrodynamic) generator or dynamo transforms thermal energy or kinetic energy directly into electricity. MHD generators are different from traditional electric generators in that they can operate at high tempera …

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  • 16 chemical element — Introduction also called  element,         any substance that cannot be decomposed into simpler substances by ordinary chemical processes. Elements are the fundamental materials of which all matter is composed.       This article considers the… …

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  • 17 painting, Western — ▪ art Introduction       history of Western painting from its beginnings in prehistoric times to the present.       Painting, the execution of forms and shapes on a surface by means of pigment (but see also drawing for discussion of depictions in …

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  • 18 Clarification and stabilization of wine — The winemaking process naturally produces sediments that can precipitate out of the wine. The clarification and stabilization of wine in winemaking involves removing insoluble and suspended materials. The insoluble material causes a wine to be… …

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  • 19 Flour — For other uses, see Flour (disambiguation). A paper sack of wheat flour, with a metal measuring scoop. Flour is a powder which is made from grinding cereal grains, other seeds or roots (like Cassava). It is the main ingredient of bread, which is… …

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  • 20 Gasification — This article is about the process. For the water carbonator, see Gasogene. For the automobile device, see Wood gas generator. Sustainable energy …

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