Uterine cervix removal through surgery.
A multistage solvent- extraction process in which substances are separated on the basis of their different solubilities in two immiscible liquids.
Lessened absorption power of a radiation-absorbing substance with voids which are similar to those in an analogous homogenous substance. Numerical expression occurs in the form of ratios of attenuated coefficients. Especially important in a multiphase moderator like that of water and steam. Employed additionally to cover radiation which escapes due to shield flaws in a reactor. Also streaming effect.
Either of the two points where the earth's axis, if extended infinitely, would pierce the celestial sphere.
Denoting pertinence to the brain or cerebrum.
X-ray or optical radiation which is arranged in order of frequency or wavelength and related to the material's atomic structure from which they rise.
A taxon of algae, some members are known as stoneworts. Due to extensive calcium carbonate deposits, stoneworts can form major lake bottoms. Closely resemble with higher plants, stoneworts possess stemlike and rootlike structures.
Wooden, box-shaped frame which houses the sash weights in a weighted window. Also boxed frame.
In addition, or chain, polymerization, temperature at which polymerization can be achieved. When temperature exceeds this, depolymerization occurs. See floor temperature.
Screw whose head has several radial holes, in one of which a bar (called a tommy bar) can be inserted for turning it.