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phos·phor·ous

(fos'fōr-ŭs, fos-fōr'ŭs), Do not confuse this word with phosphorus.
1. Relating to, containing, or resembling phosphorus.
2. Referring to phosphorus in its lower (+3) valence state.

phos·phor·ous

(fos'fŏr-ŭs)
1. Relating to, containing, or resembling phosphorus.
2. Referring to phosphorus in its lower (+3) valence state.
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Pinero points out that while nitrogen and phosphorous are already a serious problem in many waterways, the study indicates nitrogen and phosphorous loadings will increase substantially through 2050.
However, the comparison of the average of the simple effect of the planting date and phosphorous on the seed function showed that the planting in 10 and 10th July accompanied with the increase in the phosphorous level can lead to increase the seed function (table 3), but the mutual reaction showed 9 the other results.
Although its use is regulated in many states for products such as detergents and fertilizer, phosphorous is part of all food and remains a critical problem, as it is always present in human and animal wastes.
29-33) In the present study we have used a solution containing nickel sulfate, nickel chloride, phosphorous acid, phosphoric acid, and a wetting agent.
But as we meet the EPA standards, something else to consider is where phosphorous and nitrites come from.
But Chonchol found that long before phosphorous levels jump, FGF-23 levels have already increased.
As a result, depending on their ages and diets, Enviropigs' waste can contain up to 65 percent less phosphorous than that of conventional pigs.
Israel said in the report it was planning to impose restrictions on using white phosphorous weapons, smoke-screening munitions that can cause serious burns.
Specifically, the report criticizes Israel not only for how and where white phosphorous projectiles were employed, but also for the very decision to use white phosphorous.
The primary endpoint of the study will be to demonstrate a dose response to the change of serum phosphorous from baseline to end of the treatment day.
5 November 2009 - Iowa feed supplement distributor Cerne Sales Company has signed an agreement to be the exclusive US marketing agent for Sichuan Lomon Phosphorous Products' feed phosphates.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday accused Israel of hurting Gaza children with white phosphorous bombs last January.