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partition,

n the process of distributing an essential oil among several solvents by using the various soluble properties of the components within the essential oil.
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This example is used to demonstrate that the performance of the algorithm need not diminish significantly when a mesh partitioner is used to decompose the mesh.
There was motion and inversion everywhere: the invaders were being invaded, the partitioners being partitioned, the penetrators getting penetrated.
As early as June 1793, the Analytical had doubted the morality of allying with the partitioners of Poland, `just reeking from the spoils of plundered provinces'.
In the second half of the 19th century sobriety movements diminished, first of all as a consequence of the anti-polish policy of the partitioners, especially in the territories of the Prussian and Russian sections.