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clumping

 [klump´ing]
the aggregation of particles, such as bacteria or other cells, into irregular masses.

clump·ing

(klŭmp-ing),
The massing together of bacteria or other cells suspended in a fluid.

clumping

/clump·ing/ (klump´ing) the aggregation of particles, such as bacteria, into irregular masses.

clump·ing

(klŭmp'ing)
The massing together of bacteria or other cells or particles suspended in a fluid.

clumping

Aggregation or clustering and adhering together.

clumping

the aggregation of particles, such as bacteria or other cells, into irregular masses.
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By bumping up the speed, curcumin moves the protein out of a dangerous speed zone allowing it to avoid clumping with other proteins.
If marked platelet clumping is seen (> 20% platelets), a numerical platelet count is not given and a redraw is recommended.
Running bamboo groves take about five years to establish, while clumping bamboos will take about two or three years.
Maintain the product below the value, and you will avoid clumping.
Both running and clumping types of bamboos can be divided to reduce their size or to get new plants for extending plantings or to give away (you might be surprised how many people want bamboo).
Developed after extensive research, OurCat's Choice works differently than other litters, thanks to its unique combination of three all-natural ingredients: Zeolite, a natural mineral that attracts and traps ammonia; Yucca Shidigera, a plant extract that neutralizes the odor-causing chemicals; and a corn base that serves as a highly effective moisture absorbent and clumping agent.
Cat owners can also obtain a free Pet ID tag via mail with the purchase of any two ARM &HAMMER (TM) Cat Litters, including Ultra Last (TM) Clumping Cat Litter, Double Duty Clumping Litter, Super Scoop Clumping Litter, Multi-Cat Extra Strength Clumping Litter and Essentials Natural Clumping Litter.
The researchers found that removing metals, hampers both amyloid beta clumping and the production of those harmful reactive oxygen species, suggesting that chelators could be useful in treating Alzheimer's disease.
They also added the nanotubes to two other flasks containing either distilled water or a surfactant solution that scientists routinely use to keep carbon nanotubes from clumping during experiments.
It's made with larger granules than typical clumping litters, so it doesn't get caught in the cat's paws, making it less likely to be tracked around the house.
In order for clumping perennials to flower at full capacity, they must be divided every several years.