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mount

 [mownt]
to prepare specimens and slides for study.

mount

(mownt),
1. To prepare for microscopic examination.
2. To climb on for purposes of copulation.
3. To organize and present, as a fever, an immunologic response.

mount

(mount)
1. to fix in or on a support.
2. a support on which something may be fixed.
3. to prepare specimens and slides for study.
4. a specimen or slide for study.

mount

(mount)
v. mounted, mounting, mounts
v.tr.
1. To place oneself upon; get up on: mount a horse; mount a platform.
2. To climb onto (a female) for copulation. Used of male animals.
v.intr.
To increase in amount, extent, or intensity: Costs are mounting up. Fear quickly mounted.
n.
The act or manner of mounting.

mount′a·ble adj.
mount′er n.
The penovaginal component of sexual intercourse; in humans, either sex may mount; in most animals, the female presents, the male mounts

mount

Coitus Sexology The penovaginal part of sexual intercourse; in humans, either sex may mount; in most other animals, the ♀ presents, the ♂ mounts. See Coitus, Copulation, Intercourse.

mount

(mownt)
1. To prepare for microscopic examination.
2. To climb on for purposes of copulation.

mount

Device (usually in metal or plastic) which holds the ophthalmic lenses before the eyes in rimless spectacles or in spectacles with rims, but which do not surround the lenses, the latter being held by holes, slots or grooves in their periphery. Syn. mounting.

mount

1. to prepare specimens and slides for study.
2. a preparatory step to mating in animals.
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Standard configurations include hopper mount, floor mount with process air heater located in dryer enclosure, or floor mount with process air heater mounted remotely on the hopper for optimum efficiency.
Automatic loading of stations is provided by three-phase vacuum motor/blower units mounted in the remote-control unit.
Beside-the-press dryers range from 50-120 lb/hr and can be stand-alone or mounted to a self-contained portable cart.
Beside-the-press dryers range from 50-120 lb/hr and can be stand-alone or mounted to a self-contained portable cart Portable Luxor dryers available with basic TM controls, a solid-state microprocessor-based controller, and the AM advanced microprocessor controls, which manage temperature and drying operations.
Auger units can be easily mounted and fastened to the casting using two quick disconnect clips.
Units include a stainless-steel drying hopper and can be mounted directly on the machine throat, provided with a floor stand for beside-machine location or configured as an MDC mobile drying/conveyor system with both hopper and dryer on a mobile platform and material-conveying blower transferring materials to the machine throat using dry air.
In one, the dryer and the drying hopper are mounted directly on the machine.