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COB

Abbreviation for Coordination of Benefits.

cob

1. a short-legged, thickset, strong type of horse, usually 13.2 to 14.2 hands high but not more than 15.2. Useful as a light cart horse or for riding as a means of transportation and for heavyweight riders wanting a steady rather than a flashy ride. Produced by mating polo pony stallions to carriage or light draft horses.
2. the central stem of a cob of corn (3); common as a cause of esophageal and intestinal obstruction in dogs.
3. male swan.
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A study of thermal conductivity of corn cob ash blended cement mortar.
Table 1: Formulations of CS/CC biocomposite films Materials Chitosan (wt%) Corn Cob (wt%) CS/CC 100, 90, 80, 70, 60 0, 10, 20, 30, 40 biocomposite films
Corn Cob Jelly 3/4 bushel corn cobs, cleaned and chopped 12 tablespoons pectin 23 1/2 pounds sugar 1 teaspoon salt 10 tablespoons calcium water 1/4 cup lemon juice Cover cobs with water and cook for 20 to 30 minutes.
The compound is recoverable from corn cobs, whole corn kernels, and corn tortillas.
Retrieving a Corn Cob Holder From the Garbage Disposal Clean and Jerk.
When the diner is done, all that remains of the stout cone is a pile of scales and a core that resembles a corn cob.
Composition of the three bedding systems (%) Components Treatments (1) Control TRT1 TRT2 TRT3 Paddy hulls 0 50 15 30 Saw dusts 0 30 15 0 Peat moss 0 10 10 10 Corn cob 0 10 40 40 Corn stover 0 0 20 20 Soil 100 0 0 0 (1) The percentages shown represent volume ratios.
2 October 2012 a[euro]" US agribusiness company The Andersons Inc (NASDAQ:ANDE) has put its signature on a definitive agreement to acquire Illinois-based corn cob processor Mt Pulaski Products LLC.
2 October 2012 - US agribusiness company The Andersons Inc (NASDAQ:ANDE) has put its signature on a definitive agreement to acquire Illinois-based corn cob processor Mt Pulaski Products LLC.