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STIR

(stĕr),

short TI inversion recovery

An MRI term for a specialised application of the inversion recovery pulse sequence which sets the inversion time (TI) of the sequence at 0.69 times the T1 of fat, thereby suppressing the fat in the image.

STIR

see short T1 inverse recovery imaging MRI sequencing in which fat appears black (contrast with T1-weighted images)
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Characterization of Friction Stir Welded Sc-Modified Al-Zn-Mg-Cu Alloy Extrusions through Differential Scanning Calorimetry (C.
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Stir in wine, salt and pepper; bring mixture to a boil.
Stir together all ingredients, and freeze in an ice cream maker.
Add garlic and red pepper flakes and stir for a few seconds, until aromatic, then add broth or water, 1/2 teaspoon salt and greens.
In addition, as part of a long-term agreement, Eclipse has agreed to license its friction stir welding process to FHI for use in the Eclipse 500 wing assemblies as well as other potential applications within FHI's manufacturing operations.
Season with salt to taste, stir in parsley, and cook for a few seconds longer.
Combine first 5 ingredients in a medium saucepan; stir well.
Meanwhile, stir the marmalade and mustard together in a small bowl and set aside.
Developed by The Welding Institute (TWI), a British research and technology organization, friction stir welding is a solid-state welding process used to join aluminum, magnesium and similar non-ferrous metal combinations.
Stir nuts into reserved crumb mixture; sprinkle over chocolate filling.