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de·cant

(dē-kant'),
To pour off gently the upper clear portion of a fluid, leaving the sediment in the vessel.
[Mediev. L. decantho, fr. de- + canthus, the beak of a jug, fr. G. kanthos, corner of the eye]

decant

the process of separating fluid from a solid sediment by pouring off the top liquid layer.

decant

Medspeak-UK
A fanciful term for the movement of inpatients to another block of beds or location during periods of upgrading and maintenance.

Mixology
To pour a liquid, often understood to be wine, from a vessel containing both clear liquid at the top and undesirable sediment at the bottom.

decant

(dē-kănt′) [L. de, from, + canthus, rim of a vessel]
To pour off liquid so the sediment remains in the bottom of the container.
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SEM analysis was carried out to see any kind of apparent changes in the structure and morphology of decanted TNT Unsvc versus Chinese TNT Svc.
2, small quantity of decanted TNT Unsvc sample was examined at varying magnifications.
Various experiments were conducted at laboratory scale for synthesis of some commercial grade energetic material using decanted TNT Unsvc and other ingredients listed in Table 1.
4, shows SEM of decanted TNT sample synthesized with 26% Al.
TG Curves of Chinese TNT Svc, Decanted TNT Unsvc, TNT/15% Al and TNT/ 26% Al samples
TG curves for Chinese TNT Svc, Decanted TNT Unsvc, TNT/15% Al and TNT/ 26% Al samples
The results show that DTA curves (Heat flow curve) of Chinese TNT svc and decanted TNT Unsvc give two distinct sharp peaks which are endothermic in nature.
It has also been observed that decanted TNT Unsvc sample melted earlier than Chinese TNT svc but its thermal decomposition took place later than Chinese TNT svc.
The results from XRD pattern shows four distinct diffraction peaks for Chinese TNT svc as well as decanted TNT unsvc sample which are very similar to pure TNT peaks available in literature.
In other situations, such as epidemics, war or disasters, plans have been made for patients to be decanted and services moved from one facility to another.
Starting with their inception in 2009, Decanted has been selected as one of the top wine merchants in their home market.
Gignac, worked around the clock to contain the breach of decanted water from the tailings pond dam which spilled into the Omai and Essequibo Rivers and occurred at 11:55 PM on Saturday, August 19, 1995.