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state of matter

The condition in which matter exists under specified kinetic conditions (e.g. the pressure and temperature). All matter is in one or more states at any time: solid, liquid, gas, or plasma.
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Expectedly, actions of both agents affect the physical state of the problem and the rewards that each agent receives.
All Bulgarians are reported to be in good psychological and physical state.
He is confident his physical state - so often a crucial factor in Australia - will not be an issue.
EXHAUSTED Albion players have been given extra days off to ensure they are in the right physical state for the final promotion push.
If we can improve his physical state he will be a good asset for the club, and we feel he is worth a chance.
A few months in a field over the winter can work wonders for a horse's mental and physical state, and that, combined with the handicapper having had to drop him a considerable way in the ratings following several heavy defeats, makes a horse such as Malcheek, who also loves the prevailing fast ground, a very dangerous proposition.
For example, the way in which a nutrient such as an antioxidant is absorbed--or not absorbed--by the human body depends strongly on its physical state and its interaction with the food matrix.
Though my independence is diminishing, I am Eying in my own home with the help of men and women caters, who visit three times daily, assisting me with my bodily care and, according to my physical state and the weather, take me for short walks.
And if a doctor is willing to assist, based on an objective assessment of his patient's mental and physical state, the law should not stand in his way.
The Crown's case is she was not consenting, she made that clear and if there was any doubt, by her physical state and what they saw in the club and the car, they would have appreciated that.
Still, good health is not only about nutrition or even about one's physical state.

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