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dissolve

Films Television a scene filmed or televised by dissolving

dissolve

[də′zälv]
(chemistry)
To cause to disperse.
To cause to pass into solution.
(graphic arts)
A superimposing of one television or motion picture shot upon another, the emergent shot gradually brightening and the overlapped shot gradually darkening, so that as one scene disappears, another gradually appears. Also known as lap dissolve.

dissolve

A website design technique borrowed from the film and video industry in which the transition between two Web pages is represented visually by one page fading into another. Also known as a "soft cut," the result is achieved in the HTML coding of the images to gradual pre-determined durations. A dissolve might begin with 100% of one image, then 90/10, 80/20 and so on to achieve the desired effect. See slide transition.
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Vannol clarified yesterday that the party had not decided to dissolve itself, but was making sure the option was on the table.
Although the inoculant-filter assemblies showed that inoculants will properly dissolve, it still needed to be proven that the assemblies provide clean and well-inoculated metal for a casting.
This travel gives it plenty of opportunity to dissolve minerals and contaminants.
The enteric coating dissolves when the beadlets empty into the small intestine, the site of drug absorption.
It is worth noting that you are not allowed to wind up and dissolve your company to allow it to escape its debts.
the limited liability company shall execute a statement of intent to dissolve in such form as shall be prescribed by the secretary of state.
Non-time-release supplements should disintegrate of dissolve in less than an hour.
New titles dissolve on and off, the stars wink a few times and with a surge in the music, the moonscape dissolves into a logo rising on the desert horizon.
The court based its decision on the grounds that two decrees to dissolve the former parliament and to call for fresh elections were illegal.
Designed for a growing number of consumers who want whiter teeth and more convenient options, new Listerine Quick Dissolving Strips discretely dissolve on teeth within five to 10 minutes on average, giving people the freedom to whiten when and where they choose.
World Water Works uses the Nikuni Regenerative Turbine pump to dissolve air into water.