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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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This bonded fraction is considered sequestered and part of the stable soil carbon pool that can remain relatively unchanged for decades, or even centuries.
(http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/trayvon-martin/os-george-zimmerman-trial-jury-sequestered-20130613,0,1436662.story) Florida law requires jurors in capital cases to be sequestered during deliberations; the decision is left to the judge whether the panel should be sequestered for the length of an entire trial.
According to Strand, thirty percent of the world's crop residue represents 600 megatons of carbon that, if sequestered in the deep ocean with 92 percent efficiency, would mean the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere would be reduced from 4,000 megatons of carbon to 3,400 megatons annually.
The group of 12 farmers involved in ASCAS 'benchmarking' in the Northern Agricultural Region of WA over the last year will later in 2008 be completing calculations to see how much carbon has been sequestered under their perennial pastures.
It is also worth noting that Tommy Guerrero was just sequestered in off-Hollywood in order to work on the soundtrack.
An ABC game is also hidden in the pictures, in the form of a hidden letter shape--starting with an A on the first page and a Z on the last, as well as something sequestered within that page that starts with the appropriate letter.
EXILE ON MAIN STREET: A SEASON IN HELL WITH THE ROLLING STONES uses one of the rock group's most famous albums as its foundation to probe the evolution of a band which created its own exile milieu, spending its days drinking and taking drugs and its nights sequestered in a home recording studio.
AN INFLUENTIAL energy research group has called for carbon dioxide sequestered from coal and gas power plants to help boost oil well extraction to guarantee investment in carbon capture technology.
Some of that gas comes from the oxidation of organic material in soil or from the decomposition of woody debris, which may have sequestered the carbon for decades or centuries.
The net C[O.sub.2] removed from the atmosphere will be equal to the amount of atmospheric C[O.sub.2] sequestered less the amount of C[O.sub.2] released to the atmosphere as a by-product of the sequestration process and less the amount of C[O.sub.2] released from the reservoir in the form of additional crude oil that is produced.
The court held that the prison practice of performing visual body cavity searches when dangerous, sequestered prisoners left a recreation area, was rationally related to the legitimate penological objective of staff safety and did not violate the prisoners' Fourth Amendment rights.
The Warreners, in particular, are sequestered as slaves and doomed to be killed in order to provide energy for the luxurious part of the empire.