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tack

the degree of stickiness of an adhesive required to affix a therapeutic foreign substance such as a transdermal delivery device to the skin.

tack

abbreviation for tackle; a horseman's word for saddlery and gear generally.
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The goods were recovered and Tack, of Hawthorne Terrace in Crosland Moor, admitted stealing.
To test the influence of non-isothermal condition on tack properties, an experimental setup was developed to control the heat transfer during the probe tack experiments.
Sarah added: "There was about 300 tacks, it's disgusting.
Tack picks up one of our extension poles and aims it at the window.
This extended indication in the European Union enables the use of the Tack system in the tibial arteries between the knee and ankle.
Samples of the metal stuck to the Blu Tack and were collected for analysis.
In addition to offering an unrestricted and inexpensive cloud solution, the Tack App also provides users with the security of knowing their files will not be compromised by being uploaded to cloud servers in some unknown locations.
We can confirm that a small amount of tacks were discovered at around 9.
As contemplated under the MOU, Tack Fiori proposes to purchase 100 percent of the equity interests in, and assume all liabilities of, FL Mobile by paying a total consideration of between USD570 million and USD630 million payable by way of allotment and issue of certain number of new shares of Tack Fiori at an issue price per new share which shall represent a discount of ten percent to 20 percent to the average closing price per share of Tack Fiori as quoted on the HK Stock Exchange for the last thirty consecutive trading days.
Suitable for a wide variety of applications--including furniture manufacturing, mattress and upholstery manufacturing, woodworking, foam bonding and insulation attachment, and specialty vehicle manufacturing--3M Fast Tack Water Based Adhesive 1000NF is derived from a tape formulation that gains strength as it dries.
THE list of National Hunt stallion sons of Monsun in Britain and Ireland has grown again after the acquisition of multiple Listed winner Aizavoski by Arctic Tack Stud in County Wexford.
Officers will also be on hand offering free tack marking and security marking for riding equipment.