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abate

[ə′bāt]
(engineering)
To remove material, for example, in carving stone.
In metalwork, to excise or beat down the surface in order to create a pattern or figure in low relief.

abate

1. To remove material, as in stone carving.
2. In metalwork, to cut away or beat down so as to show a pattern or figure in low relief.
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No abate Kosher, nao existe escaldagem (tanque de escaldagem a 58[grados]C), embora seja comum na literatura encontrar uma etapa de escaldagem fria, substituindo o processo em agua quente que normalmente ocorre nos abates de frango (9).
2000), o aumento de aproximadamente 70% na altura media das vilosidades do jejuno, verificado do primeiro para o terceiro abates demonstra a capacidade de regeneracao da mucosa intestinal dos leitoes apos o desmame, com o consequente aumento da necessidade de producao celular nas criptas, o que pode ter contribuido para o aumento em sua profundidade media.
Desperate to pacify her mother, Judith cares for her toddler brother (who is never beaten) and does housework, but the threat never abates.
In addition, the Company has temporarily stopped oil production at its Morskoe oil battery until this cold weather abates.
Aceto Corporation (Nasdaq:ACET), a global distributor of chemically-derived pharmaceuticals, biopharmaceuticals, specialty chemicals and agrochemicals, today announced the completion of successful on-site trials for Landfill Odorend, its patent-pending product that abates odors emitted from landfills, and the corresponding financial expectations.
This catalytic technology, in combination with air and water, effectively abates PFC's with high efficiency.
ANA has been offering similar transportation of goods within Japan since the day of the earthquake, and will continue to do so until the crisis abates.
Forecasters said the monsoon that overflowed major dams and rivers criss-crossing Manila and surrounding provinces would gradually abate and lead to sunny weather later this week after 12 days of rain.