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ma·te·ri·al

(mă-tē'rē-ăl),
That of which something is made or composed; the constituent element of a substance.
[L. materialis, fr. materia, substance]

material

(1) Stuff (generally informal); matter (generally formal).
(2) Fabric, cloth.

material

Vox populi Stuff; lots of stuff; related stuff. See Barium contrast material, Biomaterial, Cross-reacting material, Flammable material, Healos bone-grafting material, Interphotoreceptor material, Licensed material, Open cell material, Pressure-generating material, Pyrophoric material, Radioactive material, Reactive material, Water-reactive material, Z-band material.

ma·te·ri·al

(mă-tēr'ē-ăl)
That of which something is made or composed; the constituent element of a substance.

material

the sample available for any study in TAXONOMY.

ma·te·ri·al

(mă-tēr'ē-ăl)
That of which something is made or composed.
[L. materialis, fr. materia, substance]

Patient discussion about material

Q. What is the ingredient in perfume or Cologne that will trigger an asthma attack? There is something in cologne/perfume that's not in body spray that triggers my asthma. I went out with a friend and he had on cologne and my asthma starting bothering me. Before going out my asthma hadn't bothered me in months because I stay away from things that may trigger an attack. This often happens with other things like bleach, ajax or any bad odor

A. Anything that irritates the nose and bronchi can cause an attack. No one really knows why...but it does. Cigarettes and pollution are common cause also.

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Using waste plastic as a raw material increases material efficiency, reduces crude oil dependency and carbon footprint of products based on such raw material.
not be same treatment between raw material and commercial importers because raw material importers made foreign purchases for industry and any increase in taxes would translate to higher tax on industry.
He said that industry was already facing higher cost in the shape of utility and higher value imported raw material. Therefore, the difference between raw material importers and industrial importers should be eliminated for reducing cost for industrial units.
A, sand blasting each raw material to remove surface contaminants;
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It has been disclosed further that the source and prices of raw materials are make known to DRAP before the regulated selling prices are fixed by the DRAP and any change in the source of raw materials have to be cleared through stability trials which take 9 to 12 months time after which the new source is communicated to DRAP.
Therefore, on international level, special attention and importance given to the medicines preparation's mechanism, as well as to the standard of raw materials, required for their preparation.