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slurry

 [sler´e]
a mixture of a liquid, usually water, and a fine insoluble particulate substance.

slur·ry

(sler'ē),
A thin semifluid suspension of a solid in a liquid.

slurry

[slur′ē]
Etymology: ME, sloor, mud
a thin suspension of finely divided solids in a liquid.

slur·ry

(slŭr'ē)
A thin semifluid suspension of a solid in a liquid.

slur·ry

(slŭr'ē)
A thin semifluid suspension of a solid in a liquid.

slurry,

n a thin mixture of insoluble material floating in liquid.

slurry

solids in suspension. Used as a method of feeding pigs—slurry is pumped through fixed lines and delivered to troughs by hoses equipped with gasoline pump fittings. Used also as a means of disposing of feces and urine from cesspits under animal accommodation or trap tanks attached to milking sheds. Disposal is usually onto pasture. This creates poisoning hazards with respect to heavy metals and transmission of disease such as salmonellosis or Johne's disease.
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The portion of the iron ore fines transported in slurry form will be drawn at Nagarnar for making pellets in the Pellet Plant at Nagarnar and the remaining portion will be transported to Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited, Vizag for making pellets.
Phil Morgan, catchment co-ordinator at Natural Resources Wales said:"We've been working closely with farmers for many years to ensure silage, slurry and agricultural fuel oil on farm is being stored appropriately.
She added: "Robert's tragic death brings to the fore again the risks associated with slurry tanks and I hope by highlighting a tragedy such as this no other family will have to endure what his family has had to with the death of poor Robert.
These workshops will allow farmers to analyse their slurry or FYM to save on costs and potentially grow more grass.
The crews were told that the rider of the motorbike had tried to stop but ended up riding into the slurry.
Slurry sealing also protects the pavement from oxidation, which leads to brittleness and cracking.
However, in New Zealand manure and slurry applications are generally determined based on N loading rather than volume.
Guy Smith, NFU vice-president, said: "Deaths from slurry gas still occur and these are made all the more tragic by the fact that so many people die who instinctively go to the aid of those in difficulty.
Objectors battling a slurry store near Ruthin say their experiences will be mirrored across the country if a Wales-wide NVZ is imposed or old stores are upgraded following a Welsh Government consultation.
This environmental problems and water shortage are reason for reconstruction of existing system with new technology of dense slurry.
It entails forming a warm, stirred aqueous slurry comprised of inorganic salts, binding agents and 0.
The Slurry Trap is a 20 gallon closed system that vacuums concrete/asphalt slurry, traps it in a reusable filter bag, and then pumps the filtered water back to the bit / blade for cooling.