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magnesia

 [mag-ne´zhah]

mag·ne·si·um ox·ide

an antacid and laxative.

magnesia

(mag-ne'sh-a, 'zha) [L. magnesia, fr Gr. magnesia (lithos), the (stone) from Magnesia, a region of ancient Thessaly]
MgO, magnesium oxide.

calcined magnesia

Magnesium oxide.

light magnesia

Magnesium oxide.

magnesia

magnesium oxide; aperient and antacid.
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Magnesia lay within Ionia, but because it had been settled by Aeolians from Greece, was not accepted into the Ionian League.
UCM said in its half year, sales of magnesia products, especially those used in domestic and industrial appliances, surged to make it a dominant player in both North America and Europe.
La espinela se obtiene por sinterizacion [cruz] reactiva de la magnesia y la alumina cuando se mezclan homogeneamente y se tratan a una temperatura adecuada para que tengan lugar la sinterizacion y la reaccion siguiendo el mecanismo de reaccion de Wagner (West, 1985).
The magnesia reacts with alumina to form a spinel phase which results in a tougher mineral that withstands the forces associated with high pressure grinding.
Magnesia also provided Themistocles with the wherewithal to keep himself and his family in the style to which Artaxerxes presumably felt he should become accustomed.
High MgO magnesia with a controlled limersilica ratio, dense and low in boron commands a higher price, while the other grade, where the density and MgO content are not of prime importance is a low cost product.
Acilius Glabrio to Greece to fight against Antiochus III and his Aetolian allies (192); fought at the battle of Thermopylae (191); elected consul (190), largely because his brother Publius agreed to serve as his legate; led the Roman army into Asia (190), and his army inflicted a crushing defeat on Antiochus at Magnesia (December); celebrated a triumph on his return to Rome (188); he and his brother Publius were falsely accused of peculation in connection with the Syrian war, but both successfully defended by Publius (187); stood unsuccessfully for censor (184); his state-provided horse was taken away from him by the spiteful victorious censor, Cato.
BALTIMORE -- December 19, 2007 - Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties, LLC is initiating price increases of 5% to 10% for its rotary kiln produced industrial and agricultural grades of magnesium oxide, including MagChem([R]) 10, CropMag([R]) and ProMag([R]) 36.
Tenders are invited for supply of 1) Resin Bonded Magnesia Carbon Bricks (RBMS-SPL) Heavy Duty SpecFF05066 Rev 05 Size: Furnace Bricks 30/20 2) Resin Bonded Magnesia Carbon Bricks (RBMS-SPL) Heavy Duty SpecFF05066 Rev 05 Size: Furnace Bricks 30/40
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Ruins in the ancient city of Magnesia, located in the Aegean province of Aydyn, were flooded after heavy rainfall that started over the weekend.
He covers the development of the polis and its redevelopment under Plato; Platonic economics: fleshing the bones of Magnesia; the Magnesian military, national service, and mythical Amazons; the legal system; the Magnesian polity: classical democracy recast; and welcome to the City of Magnesia.
The Magnesia Bank in North Shields is back on the market after a "change in direction" by Jarrow Brewery, which has just massively expanded its beermaking business.