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Food industry The addition of vitamins or minerals to a food—e.g., wheat—which may have been lost during processing
Molecular biology Increasing the proportion of a specific organism or mutant strain from a mixed population
Nuclear medicine The purification of radioactive material to increase signal intensity; the process of increasing one isotope’s concentration in a sample relative to that of other isotopes of that same element

enrichment

Food industry The addition of vitamins or minerals to a food–eg, wheat, which may have been lost during processing. See White flour; Cf Whole grains.
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The US, which once led the world in uranium enrichment, shut down the last of its outdated and increasingly uneconomical Cold War-era enrichment plants in 2013 - leaving the nation without a domestic, industrial-scale uranium enrichment capability for national security purposes for the first time since the Manhattan Project.
Also Natanz enrichment facility is in Central Iran.
Enrichment is not negotiable, but the details including site, level and degree of enrichment can be discussed between the two sides, Araqchi said.
In May 2013, EKF Diagnostics unveiled three PointMan DNA enrichment kits, namely BRAF, KRAS and EGFR T790M DNA enrichment products.
The purpose of this paper is to test an empirical model in order to establish whether a relationship exists between work-family conflict and work-family enrichment of university teachers.
The United States and European Union have imposed several rounds of sanctions to pressure Iran to give up its uranium enrichment activities.
Tehran's demand that sanctions be abolished as a condition for resuming negotiations is no longer feasible, unless there is a partial lifting of these sanctions with a specific response by Tehran to the Western demand for a reduction of the level of uranium enrichment.
Animal enrichment generally refers to any changes in the animal's environment that helps ensures improved welfare.
ERIC Descriptors: Enrichment; Enrichment Activities; Teacher Surveys; Student Surveys; Teacher Attitudes; Positive Attitudes; Partnerships in Education; School Community Relationship; Elementary School Students; Middle School Students; Curriculum Design; Curriculum Development; Academic Standards; Extended School Day; School Schedules; Educational Opportunities; Grade 5; Grade 8
He also indicated Pyongyang has no plan to halt its uranium enrichment program.