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filler

Nutrition
Any of a number of agents that add bulk to the gastric content, which increases the sensation of fullness in dieters ingesting large quantities of food. Fillers include various water-insoluble fibres—e.g., methylcellulose, or glucamannan (which is derived from the Japanese Konjac root).

filler

(fil'er)
1. In plastic surgery, any substance inserted into another to give it a plumper shape or contour.
2. In dentistry and orthopedics, a porous material used in bone cements, resins, or other bonding materials to improve their performance, e.g., bonding strength, elution rates, or resistance to wear in the body.
3. Inert ingredient.
Synonym: filling agent

fill·er

(filĕr)
In dentistry, glass or silicate particles used to occupy space in any resin composite restorative material.
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Table includes calculated maximum temperatures of the IB and RB load zones (FR cladding), maximum temperatures in the cask body filler (heavy concrete) and maximum temperatures of the cask outer surfaces--cask side, concrete cover and bottom.
The stone structure of Charles Bridge and the bridge body filler are characterised by a significant heterogeneity in terms of physical and mechanical properties of individual blocks (one bridge vault comprises over 1000 blocks differing by their physical, mechanical properties, degree of degradation by chemical and biochemical degradation processes, moisture content and dimensions) of different quality, thickness and composition of filling layers.
A special focus must be concentrated on the effect of temperature changes on the stress and deformation of the stone bridge structure and its interaction with the bridge body filler.
Twenty-odd years ago when we drove around in old bangers Sunday was dedicated to bodging and a trip to Halfords for body filler, sandpaper, spray paint, etc.
Peel back the fabric that lines the trunk and look for welding marks or body filler, which may indicate that repairs were made on the body of the vehicle.
The Zebra(TM) Body Filler product line has been featured on the 72 truck in several races during the 2000 season.
Cenosphere is used in refractory tiles, fire bricks, insulating materials, coatings, alumina cement, injection moldings, film, nylon, HDP, LDP, PP, PVC flooring composites, underwater coatings, body fillers, specialty cements, roofing materials, and so on.
Halverson said paintless dent repair is the art of repairing damaged car panels by manipulating the area of the panel to a factory-like condition without the use of paint or auto body fillers while retaining the integrity of the original paint finish.
Bumpers are ground and subjected to a proprietary cleaning and density separation process, which removes all ferrous and non-ferrous metals, plus 15 different types of adhesives, up to 40 different types of body fillers and putty, and up to 75% of the paint, according to Ron Roberto, president of the recycling firm.
K&H brings its surface preparation and auto retail products, body fillers and mold release agents to 3M's full-line of auto body repair products for the automotive aftermarket, including products and brands from the 2007 acquisition of the business of Bondo Corp.
SUA1080 is suitable for a range of substrates such as properly prepared steel, aluminum, galvanized steel, polyester body fillers, fiber glass and rigid and semirigid plastic (except polyethylene and polystyrene).