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froth

(frôth, frŏth)
n.
1. A mass of bubbles in or on a liquid; foam.
2. Salivary foam released as a result of disease or exhaustion.
v. (also frôth, frŏth) frothed, frothing, froths
v.tr.
1. To cover with foam.
2. To cause to foam.
v.intr.
To exude or expel foam: a dog frothing at the mouth.
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The froth floatation of coal has been extensively studied and found to be feasible to enhance the quality of coal by reducing deleterious pyrite and removing unwanted ash-forming minerals [3].
Froth flotation methods have been applied aiming at the separation of PET from PVC.
One legend is that the milk is whisked under a full moon sky and the morning dew sets the resulting froth.
A number of workers have attempted to invoke Wallis' (1969) drift-flux analysis to estimate the hydrodynamic condition of the froth and pulp phases in liquid-gas (i.
AADRIENNE SAYS: The froth you've got on your plants is known as "cuckoo spit", and is produced by froghopper grubs so that they can hide inside it.
5 ounces of coffee under a top layer of crema, the froth that traps flavor and aroma in a quality espresso.
Drinkers can see if their pint measures up ( or if they are paying for froth.
APPLICATION: This laboratory technique allows quantitative and systematic study of froth flotation and dissolved-air flotation processes important to the paper recycling industry.
Although a 'bubble' in home prices for the nation as a whole does not appear likely, there do appear to be, at a minimum, signs of froth in some local markets where home prices seem to have risen to unsustainable levels.
The good-natured lampooning of sentiments sank a bit; crisper, more consequential character sketches were needed, yet balletic pep kept fun in the froth.
This video and Sol'Sax's eleven sculptures--which played deftly off the gallery's Vito Acconci-designed steel-grille interior--worked up the froth of a nonexistent genre: the straight-to-video agitprop horror flick.