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scis·sion

(sizh'ŏn),
1. A separation, division, or splitting, as in fission.
2. Synonym(s): cleavage (3)
[L. scissio, fr. scindo, pp. scissus, to cleave]

scis·sion

(sizh'ŏn)
1. A separation, division, or splitting, as in fission.
2. Synonym(s): cleavage (2) .
[L. scissio, fr. scindo, pp. scissus, to cleave]

scission

(sĭzh′ŭn) [L. scindere, to split]
Dividing, cutting, or splitting.
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The variation in the blend morphologies may be due to the alteration in the viscosity ratio, which may vary due to changes in the blend composition and also due to the different extent of plasticization or chain scission of PA6 phase in the presence of Na-AHA.
The structure of monosulfide -S- or/ and disulfide -S2- linkages in TMTD cured EPDM are suitable for scission to take place (ref.
The use of DCP in the melt blending stage started the chain scission of the polymer, resulting in the finally cross-linked structure.
The prodegradants function by producing free radicals thereby increasing the chain scission in LDPE (23).
With increased compatibility between PBD and EVM, the high 1,2-vinyl polybutadiene became more efficient in increasing crosslink density by suppressing unwanted chain terminating reactions such as beta scission and disproportionation.
Quant a lui, le constitutionaliste Jawhar Ben Mbarek estime que l'impact de la scission au sein de Nidaa Tounes et la demission de 21 deputes du groupe parlementaire de Nidaa sera majeure.
In certain cases of ultrasonic degradation, in addition to the chain scission at the mid point, side reactions such as de-esterification can occur (40).
Gamil de poursuivre : [beaucoup moins que]Il existe toujours une main inconnue qui oeuvre a creer une crise et semer la scission.
Chain scission -- Results from the attack of the polymer backbone which causes softening and weakening.
Kefi declarait ainsi mardi dernier a Assabah que [beaucoup moins que]le groupe parlementaire de Nidaa est au bord de la scission en deux groupes.
Unfortunately, peroxide cross-linking induces serious scission of polypropylene (PP) chains, leading to a decrease in molar mass.