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swollen

(swō′lən)
v.
A past participle of swell
adj.
Expanded by or as if by internal pressure; distended: a swollen toe.
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The amount of swelling of the swollen gels was measured by first filtering them through a 100-mesh screen, then the surface water was removed by sponge or polyurethane foam followed by weighing the obtained sample.
"After she left I looked in the mirror and saw they were swollen, my throat was numb and I started struggling to swallow.
Cancer: Infiltration with malignant cells brought along with the flowing lymph to the lymph node causes a swollen lump node.
Figure 1 shows a schematic presentation of these states, swelling and drying of an FKM seal, as explained above, where X = original state; [X.sub.1] = swelling in a particular fuel in time [t.sub.1] (swollen state); [Y.sub.2] = after drying in time [t.sub.2], does not reach X stage; and Z = ([X.sub.1] - [Y.sub.2]) C, with C a constant.
On Thursday, (http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20171109000775) Korea Herald has learned from a local retailer that it found an iPhone 8 handset with a swollen battery - a problem that poses safety concerns to consumers had the device been sold.
Other causes of swollen ankles include circulatory changes when pregnant, side effects of medication that cause blood vessels to dilate, fluid retention or changes in the blood fluid composition due to kidney problems or liver disease, blood clots (DVT), swelling of lymph drainage vessels, or swelling due to compression of blood vessels.
where [W.sub.0] and [W.sub.1] are the weights of dry gel and swollen gel, respectively.
where M is the weight of the swollen hydrogel and [M.sub.0] is the weight of the dried sample.
Objective: To determine the frequency of different causes of painful swollen leg in patients referred for sonographic examination at a teaching hospital.
CT showed a swollen submandibular gland and arytenoid region on the right side (figure 2), as well as swollen bilateral parotid glands.
In this study a simple and widely used test tube-based procedure was used that involves solvent swelling of a powdered sample with swollen sample centrifugation.