acerose


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acerose

(ăs′ə-rōs′)
adj.
Needlelike, as the leaves of pine; acerate.
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It can be observed that at region a where the overall shear strain is maximum, the dispersed phase POE is like acerose strip because of the effect of shear stress during the extrusion, indicating that macromolecular chains of POE tend to orient along the flow direction.
Branch apices were prolonged, acerose, "cartridge buff." Odor mildly pleasant.