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proximate

 [prok´sĭ-māt]
immediate; nearest.

prox·i·mate

(prok'si-māt),
Immediate; next; proximal.

prox·i·mate

(prok'si-măt)
Immediate; next; proximal.
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Cottonseed meal (IFN 5-07-873) Proximate analysis, percent as fed basis * Crude protein: 41.5 * Crude fat: 1.5 * Crude fiber: 12.5 Major feed applications The protein of cottonseed meal is of only fair quality.
Proximate Analysis, Essential Aminoacid Content and Calcium/Phosphorous Ratio in Some Fish Species
Proximate Analysis: Proximate analysis of coal includes moisture, ash, volatile matter and fixed carbon.
At the end of the experimental trial five to seven fish from each treatment were collected and processed for proximate analysis (dry matter, crude protein, crude lipids and ash contents) were determined while using Near Infra-Red (NIR) Spectrophotometry Technology (Martinez et al., 2003; Iqbal et al., 2014).
Proximate analysis of selected cereal Contents Wheat Maize Ash 1.69 [+ or -] 0.297 1.43 [+ or -] 0.152 Fat 2.13 [+ or -] 0.134 4.34 [+ or -] 0.077 Moisture 8.59 [+ or -] 0.042 10.63 [+ or -] 0.304 Protein 10.2 [+ or -] 0.565 8.82 [+ or -] 0.820 Crude Fibre 1.89 [+ or -] 0.092 2.55 [+ or -] 0.212 Contents Barley Oat Ash 2.72 [+ or -] 0.266 3.64 [+ or -] 0.014 Fat 2.38 [+ or -] 0.049 3.71 [+ or -] 0.098 Moisture 7.12 [+ or -] 0.007 6.03 [+ or -] 0.169 Protein 8.75 [+ or -] 0.495 10.93 [+ or -] 0.438 Crude Fibre 5.2 [+ or -] 0.424 10.6 [+ or -] 0.424 Table 2.
The grains were analyzed for tannin contents and proximate analysis was carried out.
Key words: organic solid waste, biochar, proximate analysis, slow pyrolysis
Proximate analysis includes analysis of water, ash, protein, crude fibre, and lipid.
Among all fish, three individuals were randomly sampled for the whole body proximate analysis of initial fish, and another one hundred eighty three individuals were weighed individually and distributed evenly into 15 floating cylinder cages (12 individuals per cage; cage dimension, 50 cm diameter x 50 cm depth) placed randomly in 2 fiberglass tanks (3 tonnes each) that were provided with constant flow-through sea water and aeration.
Pod and grain yields were computed on oven-dry weight basis.Laboratory studies: The grains from each treatment plots were collected and subjected to proximate analysis and for macro and micronutrient nutritive quality estimation.
Table 2 presents the ultimate and proximate analysis of Huadian oil shale semicoke samples obtained at different retorting temperatures, Figure 3 shows their ignition temperatures recorded using a Leitz II-A heatable stage microscope with a high definition video camera (Leica Inc., US).