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Arthur, English biochemist and Nobel laureate, 1865-1940. See: Harden-Young ester.
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I might perhaps harden myself in time against the injustice of general reproach, but the loss of HIS valued esteem I am, as you well know, ill-fitted to endure; and when to this may be added the consciousness of having injured you with your family, how am I to support myself?
And thus did it happen--for everything must I tell you, that your heart may not harden against the suddenly departing one!
My comrade, who had helped to harden me before, and who was the master's son, was now less forward than I.
As can be seen, this new generation of TPUs hardens much faster than traditional soft TPUs, significantly reducing cycle times and making part manufacturing much more efficient.