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entraining

Psychology
A technique in which an individual is taught to focus on an extraneous factor (e.g., music) rather than on the normal focus of attention; entraining has been used reduce the need for anaesthesia in patients undergoing surgical procedures, and has been shown to slow breathing and have a sedative effect.

entraining

A technique for teaching Pts to focus on an extraneous factor–eg, music, rather than on a normal focus of attention. See Biofeedback.

entraining

loading horses, cattle or any other livestock onto a train.
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However, the required concrete air content can be achieved by increasing the dosage of air entraining admixture.
Two out of these four admixtures included different types of air-entraining agents, a vinsol resin-based air entraining agent, and synthetic-type air entraining agent.
Concrete producers often deal with this situation by adding air entraining chemicals.
The falling metal forms a vortex in the sprue, entraining still more air.