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melt

(melt),
1. Denature, used to describe RNA polymerase action in decoupling DNA base pairs.
2. To make the transition from solid to liquid, a process in which ions or molecules leave ordered position and acquire random motions.
3. to undergo any of several processes in which molecules or parts of molecules acquire greater random movement (for example, tumbling motion of lipid hydrocarbon chains within a biologic membrane, disruption of base stacking in nucleic acid on heating).
4. A molten substance.

melt

verb (oncology) To shrink, said of a tumour or lymph nodes after radiation therapy.

melt

(melt)
Denature, used to describe RNA polymerase action in decoupling DNA base pairs.
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The melt was gradually generated and gathered in the front of the screw channel to form a melting pool at 6D-8D.
Alternatively, you can get this data using manual control of the pump speed, or by allowing the extruder to drive the melt pump by turning the pump motor off and allowing the extruder to continue.
* Hot melts can be applied to papers from 23 gram to 185 gram, and up to 62-in.-wide.
Determining factor in development of induction systems for melting silicon crystals of different diameters are maximum allowable height of the melt zone and thermal conditions, which ensure reproducibility of the process of growing of non-dislocation single crystals.
Electric Arc Furnace (EAF)--A steel-making furnace in which ferrous scrap can make up to 100 percent of the material melted. The heat in the furnace is created by electricity that travels (or arcs) from graphite electrodes to the material to be melted.
So, when ice melts and albedo takes a nosedive, the upper layers of the ocean absorb more sunlight, and sea-surface temperatures rise.
The temperature at which each candy melts is its melting point.
The cheese looks, slices, tastes, and melts like full-fat Swiss.
The adsorption-desorption slip model is established on the base of the adhesive failure at the melt/wall interface when the wall shear stress of melt exceeds the critical value.
Line of melt-pressure transducers features all-welded stainless-steel housing and a hard-faced chrome-plated measuring diaphragm on an all-stainless-steel stem for protection from abrasive and adhesive effects of the melt. These bonded strain gate units are offered in pressure ranges from 0-500 through 0-20,000 psig.