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sequester

 [se-kwes´ter]
1. to detach or separate abnormally a small portion from the whole.
2. to isolate a portion of a chemical system by chelation or other means; see also sequestrant.
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After challenging wood industry environmental accounting, they list areas warranting action, research or scrutiny: Wood source and deforestation rate disclosure; age and rotation of trees, whose ages and species sequester carbon at different rates; and, forest management modeling.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists developed an oxygen-assisted aluminum/carbon dioxide power cell that uses electrochemical reactions to both sequester the carbon dioxide and produce electricity.
A similar episode occurred in 2012 and 2013 when government spending cuts associated with the Budget Control Act (BCA) of 2011 and the sequester were implemented.
According to the White House, the budget agreement includes $80 billion in sequester cap relief over the next two years, plus $31 billion in additional funding.
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This year will either be a turning point away from sequester levels or the ship of state will crash head on into the sequester iceberg resulting in a titanic disaster.
Most importantly, I strongly support the President in requesting a defense budget above the artificial caps of the Budget Control Act--above the so-called sequester levels--next year and the years thereafter.
"When and how we take soil samples is very important for future climate change studies, to make sure we don't overstate how much carbon we can sequester. We also need to continue to look to no-till production to manage the effects of climate change, and we need to calculate ways we will be able to take advantage of changes in precipitation."--By Ann Perry, ARS.
In his proposed budget for 2015, President Obama removed his healthcare plan from the list of federal programs that will be subject to the automatic cuts triggered by the sequester.
In his own prepared statement, DeFazio said that when the Department of Agriculture announced earlier this year that it intended to sequester county payments, he argued that the department's decision didn't make sense.
Sequester toll on defense could double in 2014 Sequestration already is taking a toll on the economy, but next year, the effects on the defense industry alone could double, according a report by the Bipartisan Policy Center.
Head Start programs across the nation have eliminated services for over 57,000 children this school year due to across-the-board sequester cuts, according to reduction plans submitted to the Department of Health and Human Services.