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chassis (chaˑ·sē),

n glass plates coated with thin layers of fat over which plant material is spread in layers so that the essential oil is absorbed into the fat. The saturated fat is washed with hexane to dissolve the essential oil and concentrated to yield a purer form. See also enfleurage.
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Khan stated, By getting just the chasis and building the buses ourselves here, we believe we can extend the lifespan to seven to eight years, besides reducing the price by 15-20 per cent.
In addition to this tender for 1,500 bus chasis, the Corporation without any delay will start an additional round to procure around 1,100 chasis.