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uptake

[′əp‚tāk]
(engineering)
A large pipe for exhaust gases from a boiler furnace that runs upward to a chimney or smokestack.
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Correlation of 8- and 24-hr uptakes and relative uptakes.
The 8- and 24-hr relative uptakes for E2, E14, and P15 combined were likewise linearly related (r = 0.
01) in the effect parameter for both the 8and 24-hr uptakes when we compared the data from our study with the combined data from the other two studies.
5, 1, 2, 3, or 4 h to initiate the cellular uptake of nanoparticles.
Confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM) was used to observe the cellular uptake of FITC-conjugated [beta]-lg nanoparticle in Caco-2 cells.
One-way ANOVA with the Fisher's least significant difference (LSD) test was used to analyze the effects of heating temperature on the zeta-potential value, cytotoxicity, and cellular uptake of [beta]-lg nanoparticles.
The cations uptake analysis was performed using dried plant material following the method described by Gillingham et al.
Uptake ratio of potassium content (compared to soil).
Coun Jim Foreman, the council's lead member for children and young people, said: "Our commitment to providing fresh, tasty and healthy food that our children and young people can enjoy has really helped us to increase the uptake of schools meals across the borough.
It would also be useful to look at uptakes of other DBPs, such as the other THMs or the nonvolatile haloacetic acids.
Despite all the assumptions made, this study is useful because it gives an approximate indication of how chloroform concentrations in the water delivered to the home (similar to the ecologic measure of "exposure" used in most epidemiologic studies) relate with actual uptakes, taking into account the variations in individuals' activity patterns.
Georgitis still had some misgivings about eliminating the uptake studies, so he conducted a quality assurance study in which he analyzed the records of 235 hyperthyroid patients diagnosed and treated in the year before the policy change and 141 hyperthyroid patients from the year after the change.