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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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Agilent's SureSelect Target Enrichment portfolio offers the industry's broadest range of target enrichment products and the most highly optimized protocols for a diverse set of sequencing methods and platforms.
Nor would other countries have a basis for refusing to forego enrichment or reprocessing in their bilateral negotiations with the U.
Iran started higher-level enrichment in February, saying it needed the 20 percent enriched fuel for a research reactor in Tehran making medical isotopes.
The beech, however, grew 50 percent faster under carbon dioxide enrichment.
Since its founding in 1968, Youth Enrichment Services (YES) has helped more than 100,000 low- and moderate-income Boston area youth build self-esteem and foster life-long respect for themselves, others and the environment through participation in outdoor and practical learning activities.
5-percent enrichment right and this is a success for us," Araqchi said, addressing a meeting of the Assembly of Experts in Tehran on Tuesday.
The Iranian government has said nothing to clear up the enrichment issue, staying mum on the matter for a full week.
Library Preparation and Target Enrichment technologies are a necessary part of the sequencer's use in clinical applications.
The number of students admitted and the number of international enrichment programs provided by " Mawhiba increased for this year 2015 , where 4326 male and female students attended 79 programs inside and outside the Kingdom this year, 4,000 students were listed in the local enrichment programs, and 326 students at the International enrichment programs including 157 male and female students outside the Kingdom and 168 in the international program in the Kingdom.
The 50-strong Iranian diplomats toured different sections of the nuclear site, including the enrichment cycle and centrifuges, and also met with scientists and experts working there.
Greenhouse and Powel [5] have analyzed 19 studies and stated there have been terms other than enrichment but all of them were consistent with it, thus the enrichment term can be used insist of them [10,4].
Tehran says it needs to expand enrichment to make reactor fuel but the US fears Tehran could move toward making nuclear missiles.