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melting

1 the liquefaction effect of heat.
2 the thermal denaturation of double-stranded deoxyribonucleic acid into two component strands.
3 conversion of the solid to the liquid phase.

melting

Molecular biology
Thermal denaturation of a macromolecule.

melting

the denaturation of DNA.
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You can try to add more barrel heat to assist melting, or reduce the screw speed to lower the melting requirement.
Melting curve analysis showed that all H5N1 isolates from the 2004 outbreak in Thailand were interpreted as HPAI, whereas the 3 samples of H5N2 subtype were classified as LPAI.
Sturm is a bit more conservative regarding the runaway melting that's poised to plague the Arctic.
The absence of the complex plastics melting mechanism in rubber extrusion greatly simplifies the analysis and facilitates accuracy.
But all in all, an evening at the Melting Pot provides a diverse eating experience, something you may not want to do all the time but pleasurably different from the norm.
The temperature at which each candy melts is its melting point.
Kallen introduced the concept in 1916, only eight years after publication of Zangwill's The Melting Pot, determined to challenge that work's premises.
In Sweden electric melting could be the lowest cost option regardless of the size of the furnace, whereas only small furnaces would be cost-effective in the United Kingdom and Germany.
Air is normally forced backwards into the feed throat as the solid granules are compressed prior to melting.
Again referring to figure 3, melting behavior is significantly different for cyclohexane and NR.
The Melting Pot of Burlington/Bedford is currently under construction and scheduled to open during the first quarter of 2007.