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Stock

(stok),
Wolfgang, German ophthalmologist, 1874-1956. See: Spielmeyer-Stock disease.

stock

(stok),
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]

stock

  1. a rooted stem into which a SCION is inserted for grafting (see GRAFT). 2 a mating group used in a breeding programme.

stock,

n initial material used to create a homeopathic remedy via dilution or trituration.

stock

(stok)
All the populations of organisms derived from an isolate without any implication of homogeneity or characterization.
[A.S. stoc]

stock,

n a security certificate that represents an equity ownership in a corporation.

stock

livestock.

stock equivalents
units of livestock measurement used when budgeting feed or assessing productive capacity. All forms of livestock are expressed in terms of one of them, e.g. dry sheep equivalents.
stock guard
used in lieu of a gate; consists of a pit fitted with steel rollers close enough together to make a satisfactory crossing for a motor vehicle but sufficient to deter livestock. Called also cattle grid.
stock horse
a riding horse used to work cattle, sheep or other horses. Small stature, light weight, wiry, fast for a short distance, agile, mostly bay. Called also cow pony, cutting horse.
stock and station agent
person conducting a rural store dealing in implements, supplies and livestock pertaining to agricultural pursuits of all kinds.
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Where Disney required thousands of plastic or celluloid overlays, photographed in depth by an optical camera and moved each frame or series of frames by an unseen corps of individual animators on ladders working from a story board, McLaren required only the actual film stock itself.
The backdrops had holes in them, and it was shot on the worst film stock.
Deciding to produce something rather than wait to be taught, he sank his savings into an ambitious if amateurish 65-minute thriller called Midnight Spin, shot on the streets of Nagoya with higher quality, more expensive 16 millimeter film stock.
The integration of molecular sieves into archival papers has allowed for the enclosures constructed from them to actually trap harmful off-gassed materials such as acetic acid from acetate film stock.
If organizations that use microfilm for the preservation of information with permanent value will require their in-house filming group and/or service bureau to use the correct (polyester-based) film stock, to follow prescribed filming procedures, and to make tests that confirm that the amount of thiosulfate remaining in the processed film does not exceed the amount specified in the standard, then and only then can they be assured that their film-based images will be retrievable for at least 500 years.
Mr Stamp said, "We are delighted to be forming a new company, bringing together the undisputed market leader in film stock distribution and the fantastic products of Formatt.
General production insurance also includes equipment, faulty film stock and third-party property damage.
Obviously all filmmakers need somebody's money," says director Joe Dante, who gave Bartel leftover film stock from his movie The Howling during the shooting of Eating Raoul.
By the early 1940s, with advances in camera design, film stock, and lighting fixtures, dance photography had crystallized into the three essential categories that exist today.
The movie industry, including Fox Studios, a Metters' client, also is applying the technology to preserve vintage movies, transferring them from eroding nitrate film to newer, more durable film stock, CD-ROM and laser disk.
He randomly pieced together bits of film he had exposed with various objects and shapes sprinkled onto the raw film stock.
The most innovative product at the show was a short-run label-printing system that creates large-format, multicolor labels on plastic film stock without negatives, plates, inks, or press makeready.