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COB

Abbreviation for Coordination of Benefits.

cob

1. a short-legged, thickset, strong type of horse, usually 13.2 to 14.2 hands high but not more than 15.2. Useful as a light cart horse or for riding as a means of transportation and for heavyweight riders wanting a steady rather than a flashy ride. Produced by mating polo pony stallions to carriage or light draft horses.
2. the central stem of a cob of corn (3); common as a cause of esophageal and intestinal obstruction in dogs.
3. male swan.
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Studies on characterization of corn cob based nanoparticles.
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Pilot production utilizing corn cob and switchgrass is expected to begin in 2009 with commercially viable economics by 2010.
Km of the enzymes from cells grown on corn cob and wheat bran were determined from Line-weaver Burk plot.
Project leader Peter Pfeifer and colleagues have successfully shrunk the size of vehicle natural gas tanks--which are often large and unwieldy--by storing natural gas at low pressure in carbon briquettes made from corn cobs after the kernels have been harvested.
The Brakes Cut Corn Cobs are packed in a 135g sachet with 48 to the outer case.
Apparently, in colonial America they even used corn cobs.
Corn starch, corn oil, and corn cob bedding are used in laboratory animal studies and may be influencing results in undetected ways.
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When the diner is done, all that remains of the stout cone is a pile of scales and a core that resembles a corn cob.
Composition of the three bedding systems (%) Components Treatments (1) Control TRT1 TRT2 TRT3 Paddy hulls 0 50 15 30 Saw dusts 0 30 15 0 Peat moss 0 10 10 10 Corn cob 0 10 40 40 Corn stover 0 0 20 20 Soil 100 0 0 0 (1) The percentages shown represent volume ratios.
THE Knowsley site of Potter Logistics has clinched a five-year contract extension with Elanco, the animal health division of Lilly for their legacy products and corn cob grit raw materials.