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processing

 [pros´es-ing]
the subjecting of something to a series of operations or events to produce desired changes.
sensory processing the ability to interpret sensory stimuli, a performance component of occupational therapy.

pro·cess·ing

(prō'ses-ing),
1. Posttranslational modification of proteins, particularly secretory proteins and proteins targeted for membranes or specific cellular locations. Synonym(s): trafficking
2. Posttranscriptional modification of polynucleic acids.

processing

Managed care See Electronic claims processing Neurology See Natural language processing.

pro·cess·ing

(pros'es-ing)
The activity of effecting a series of changes in something so as to achieve a particular result.

pro·cess·ing

(pros'es-ing)
The activity of effecting a series of changes in something so as to achieve a particular result.

processing (pros´esing),

n in dentistry, the term that usually refers to the procedure of bringing about polymerization of appliances or working to the end product in denture or radiographic production.
processing, denture,
n the conversion of a wax pattern of a denture or trial denture into a denture with a base made of another material, such as acrylic resin. See also process.
processing tank,

processing

exposure to a set of processes.

feed processing
includes mechanical (crushing, crimping) thermal (boiling, exploding) chemical (acid or alkali treatment) and combinations of these.
meat processing
meat being exposed to any one of a series of curing or preserving processes such as salting, wet pickling, drying, cooking and canning, sausage manufacture, ham curing.
x-ray film processing
developing and fixing an exposed x-ray film. Some of this work is now done in automatic machines.

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Q. I had sugery on a fractured heel what is the recovery process? Wanting to meet people who are going thru this now or have already recovered from this injury. What should I expect?

A. Hey doyen_98, I was wondering how the recovery was coming along. How long ago have you had the surgery?

Q. What is the process a general physician would use to diagnose adult ADHD? I'm have an appointment with my primary care physician to be screened for adult ADHD. Does anyone know what he will do in order to test and diagnose me?

A. Actually I was just diagnosed with ADHD. I'm 57. My doctor sent me to a phyciatrist, and he asked me several questions. Gave me a scrip and want to see me back in a month. I answered 26 questions, and he rated on my answers.

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The President's visit to the biodiesel plant was covered on national television showing the President walking on high platforms above the Virginia biodiesel plant's huge stainless steel processing tanks.
Elsewhere, Mr Khalaf said that the ongoing "futuristic" expansion plans at Tubli were not only set to double its capacity to 400m litres of sewage a day, but could also remove unpleasant odours emitted during the wastewater treatment process through the installation of state-of-the art processing tanks called "sequencing batch reactors.
It is ideal for food & beverage applications as well as for corrosive chemical processing tanks.
The alleged waste violations included failing to stop releases of used fuel oil to the soil from tanks and leaking valves; constructing and operating used oil storage and processing tanks without required backup containment; failure to label, properly store and dispose of used oil sludge containing elevated concentrations of lead and chlorine without a hazardous waste permit, and failure to properly screen or sample used oil for a variety of contaminants.
Sealed PTFE insulated leadwires allow immersion of the heaters in chemicals such as acid baths, etching systems and chemical processing tanks.
If necessary, a filtration unit can also be included to ensure that washing and rinsing solutions are continuously pumped and circulated to remove oil residue from the unit's processing tanks.
Whether you need to upgrade existing, out-of-date, out-of-spec portables or, require stainless mixers for new processing tanks, we guarantee the Rotomixx will improve both performance and sanitary reliability.
Swift then discharged solvent contaminated waste into the treatment works, which caused the contamination of approximately 90,000 gallons of sewage and destroyed fifty percent of the microorganisms in the processing tanks.
Contract notice: The evaporator - the supply of steam generator with processing tanks.
The facility features processing tanks that are capable of treating 20 litres of water per second.