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debris

 [dĕ-bre´]
devitalized tissue or foreign matter.

de·bris

(dĕ-brē'),
A useless accumulation of miscellaneous particles; waste in the form of fragments.
[Fr. débris, fr. O.Fr. desbrisier, to break apart, (fr. des- down, away + brisier to break) rubble, rubbish]

debris

also

débris

(də-brē′, dā-, dā′brē′)
n.
Biology The fragmented remains of dead or damaged cells or tissue.

de·bris

(dĕ-brē')
A useless accumulation of miscellaneous particles; waste in the form of fragments.
[Fr. débris, fr. O.Fr. desbrisier, to break apart, (fr. des- down, away + brisier to break) rubble, rubbish]

de·bris

(dĕ-brē')
A useless accumulation of miscellaneous particles; waste in the form of fragments.
[Fr. débris, fr. O.Fr. desbrisier, to break apart, (fr. des- down, away + brisier to break) rubble, rubbish]
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"The danger of space debris is unavoidable as technology is advancing," said Choi Won-ho, a ministry official.
So far the Texas Department of Transportation, which is working alongside local contractors, has removed more than 461,096 cubic yards of debris from areas affected by Harvey.
State Department - to engage with the leaders of nations responsible for the majority of marine debris, examining the causes of ocean debris, effective prevention and mitigation strategies, and the economic benefits for treaty nations in addressing the crisis.
This paper develops a mathematical model that considers tool movement in solid-liquid two-phase gap flow field and a 3D model to simulate the tool movement and debris generation when the tool electrode conducts self-adaptive movement.
Previous studies have proposed calculation methods that use the mean velocity of debris flow and the law of conservation of energy for determining the maximum superelevation of debris flow climbing ascending slopes [1].
The studied Guangyuanbao debris flow is located at the right bank of the Nanya River, in the southeast of the Shimian County, Yaan City (adjoining the intense seismic region).
'Nakakanerbiyos pala 'pag actual na nakita mo tapos hindi mo alam kung sa bahay mo babagsak ang mga debris (we are so nervous upon seeing the actual incident and you don't even know which house the plane's debris would fall),' she said.
After clearance of debris the site will be handed over to the Environment Wing to carryout tree plantation and beautification of the area.
In April, NASA called India's destruction of the satellited as a "terrible thing." Jim Bridenstine, the space agency's chief, had said that "400 pieces of orbital debris" were created by the test, and they could endanger astronauts on the ISS.