The atomic weight of boron has been determined by estimating the water content of pure borax (J.
The water content of the soil, its mineral content, its humus content, its temperature, and its physical characteristics, such as its depth and the size of its component particles are all edaphic factors.
Soil temperature is partly dependent on the direct rays of the sun, partly on the color and constitution of the soil, and partly on the water content of the soil.
A high class soap, which after framing contains about 30% of water, is brought down to a water content of 11-14% by drying in chambers through which warm air is circulated.
Soil whose temperature remains low, whether from its northerly aspect or from its high water content or other cause, is unsatisfactory, because the germination of seeds and the general life processes of plants cannot go on satisfactorily except at certain temperatures well above freezing-point.
Using borehole ground-penetrating radar to measure the water content of warm ice in a polythermal glacier in Arctic Sweden (Ref.
shea kernels are grilled slightly to reduce the water content.
Determining water content in human nails with a portable near-infrared spectrometer.
The crushed shea kernels are grilled slightly to reduce the water content.
The result of creep is a change in volume (also water content and void ratio).
All opals have a significant amount of water content.
It is this water content that provides them with the rainbow effect in terms of color.
Opals need to be kept away from heat since it can diminish the water content within the stone, making an opal's 'fire' less brilliant with time.
Opals require periodic oiling in order to keep the water content intact and protected.
The aloe vera plant has a water content of over 90 percent, making it a natural moisturizer.
Other critical factors in snow are the temperature and water content of the falling snow.
Whether you'll be plowing through three feet of powder or careening over a sheet of glare ice boils down to one thing: the water content of the snow.
Chicken meal is a better protein source than fresh chicken because it contains 300 percent more protein and has less fat and water content.
Body Milk - Body milk or lotion has a high water content and much less oil than the other types of organic lotions.
You may want to speak with your eye care provider about the water content and material of a specific lens before placing your order, especially if you have dry eyes or often experience discomfort when wearing contact lenses.
A high water content in the soft lenses could cause dehydration of the eye.
Try a different lens material or water content.
The gall bladder stores bile and concentrates it, removing much of its water content.
The absence of layers indicates that the honey has a high water content.
The diet does not require calories counting as the foods which form the diet are all foods with high water content and a low GI like celery, tomato, cucumber.
Seafood is lower in fat and calorie content than land-roaming meats, and they often have higher water content as well.
This is because, unlike other yogurts, Greek style yogurt is strained three times to remove excess water content.
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