iron filings


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iron filings

small packets of Paragonimus spp. eggs that can be seen in the sputum; the egg clumps tend to be yellow-brown.

iron fil·ings

(ī'ŏrn fil'ingz)
Small packets of Paragonimus spp. eggs that can be seen in the sputum; the egg clumps tend to be yellow-brown.
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Ten tons of sulphuric acid and ten tons of iron filings, were put on board for the future production of the hydrogen gas.
It's always astonishing how Shakespeare seems like a magnet attracting all the iron filings of whatever is going on in the world at the time.
This would have involved dumping thousands of tons of iron filings into the world's oceans where they would encourage the growth of algae which would soak up tons of carbon dioxide before dying and taking all that carbon to the bottom of the ocean.
| Whatever happened to that 1,001 disguises game, which was a man's face you made with iron filings and a magnetic pen to arrange the filings into all difference faces?
A copper plate covered in a thin magnetic liquid and rice mixed with iron filings were used to show off the machine.
When we sit down and work, we become like a magnetized rod that attracts iron filings. Ideas come.
All that's unresolved inside her pulls her toward other people's tragedies like iron filings to a magnet, the "pull of 'helping' drawing her." And there are plenty of people for her to snag against.
ALEXANDER TODD ALEXANDER Todd's fascination with science was sparked by experimenting with iron filings in a toy chemistry set when he was eight.
The thick paintings-cum-sculptures by this Minneapolis-based artist were studded with a series of zigzags, sometimes delineated in copper wire, sometimes drawn with iron filings and glue, sometimes simply carved into the depth of the material.
It is a fact that the Americans from the Rust Belt - upper North-eastern United States, the Great Lakes, and the Midwest States - who lost their livelihood due to rapid decline in the industrial sector, which once was the envy of the developed world, are attracted to Mr Trump like iron filings towards a magnet.
Eliot's traditions; Ezra Pound's iron filings; and newly visible, often transdisciplinary networks that now seek to connect disparate works, writers, artists, and spaces into a new modernism.