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incrustation

 [in″krus-ta´shun]
1. the formation of a crust.
2. a crust, scab, or scale.

in·crus·ta·tion

(in'krŭs-tā'shŭn),
1. Formation of a crust or a scab.
2. A coating of some adventitious material or an exudate; a scab.
[L. in-crusto, pp. -atus, to incrust, fr. crusta, crust]

incrustation

/in·crus·ta·tion/ (in″krus-ta´shun)
1. the formation of a crust.
2. a crust, scab, or scale.

incrustation

(ĭn′krŭ-stā′shən) also

encrustation

(ĕn′-)
n.
1.
a. The act of encrusting.
b. The state of being encrusted.
2. Biology A coating of hardened exudate or other material on a body or body part; a scale or scab.

incrustation

hardened exudate, scale, or scab.

in·crus·ta·tion

(in'krŭs-tā'shŭn)
1. Formation of a crust or a scab.
2. A coating of some adventitious material or an exudate; a scab.
[L. in-crusto, pp. -atus, to incrust, fr. crusta, crust]

incrustation

1. the formation of a crust.
2. a crust, scab or scale.
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Lot 1: to a total of about 48 km in length, to remove high pressure flushing of the drainage system for over two years, the sediments and incrustations that impede the safe discharge of leachate.
Lot 2: Maintenance of drainage components and cleaning of the pipe network in each slot, the sediments and incrustations that impede the safe discharge of leachate to be removed.
During pre-soaking, a highly-efficient enzyme with excellent stability self-actively dissolves dried-in residues and stubborn incrustations.
The unique baroque ceiling structure between caves and marble hall wearing a incrustations decorated with ornate marble floor and suspended ceiling with a varied Grottierung and a large ceiling painting imMittelschiff and painted barrel vaults in the two aisles.
The unique baroque ceiling structure between caves and marble hall wearing a incrustations decorated with ornate marble floor and Unterdeckemit a varied Grottierung and a large ceiling fresco in the nave and barrel vaults painted in the two aisles.
The unique baroque ceiling structure between caves and wearing an ornate marble hall with ornate marble incrustations floor and suspended ceiling with a varied Grottierung and a large ceiling fresco in the nave and barrel vaults painted in the two aisles.
The unique baroque ceiling structure between caves and wearing an ornate marble hall with ornate marble floor and incrustations suspended ceiling with a varied Grottierung and a large ceiling fresco in the nave and barrel vaults, painted in the two aisles.