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Barre

(bă`rē), city (1990 pop. 9,482), Washington co., central Vt., SE of Montpelier; settled late 18th cent., inc. 1894. Granite quarrying, which began in the region in the early 19th cent., is still important. Railroad equipment, machines, and machine tools are manufactured, and Barre is a center for winter sports, hunting, and fishing. The city is named for Isaac BarréBarré, Isaac
, 1726–1802, British soldier and politician. He served under Gen. James Wolfe in the French and Indian Wars and was wounded at Quebec (1759). Entering Parliament in 1761, he was adjutant general and governor of Stirling (1763–64), vice treasurer
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, an English politician who defended the American colonists in Parliament.
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barre

[bär]
(textiles)
A pattern of bars or stripes parallel to the weft of a fabric.
A defect in the production of a fabric that results in a streak parallel to the weft.
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Modified PDMS Temperature Oxygen membranes ([degrees] C) permeability coefficient (Barrer) 1 PDMS 605 2 PDMS-b-PC 200 3 PDMS-b-PU 43 4 Poly(viny/phcnol) 340 cross-linked by PDMS 5 Triblock copolymer of 23 PDMS and poly (amino acid) (DMS contents 54 mol%) 6 Comb-shaped polymer 10-100 with oligodimelhyloxane (DMS content: 60-70%) 7 I'DMS-g-Polysulfone 115 (DMS content: 60-65%) 8 PDMS-g-Polyimide (DMS 163 content: 60-65%) 9 PPO-g-PDMS 340 10 PPS-g-PDMS 480 11 PAA-g-PDMS 239 12 PDMS 20 593 Oxygen/nitrogen Membrane Reference s forming eparation factor ability 2.00 Bad [1] 2.00 Good [2] 4.10 Good [18] 2.10 Good [3] 3.00 Good [4] 2.40-4.40 Good [5, 6] 2.66 Good [7] 2.45 Good [8] 2.5 Good [9] 3.1 Good [19] 1.75 - [9] 3.50 Good - Pressure Difference Effect.
Iain Criddle, prosecuting, said Whiting and Mr Barrer had had a previous disagreement a few months earlier in the same bar which also led to violence.
The permeability varies from 0.6 X [10.sup.-4] Barrer, for pure PVOH, to 0.5 X [10.sup.-4] Barrer for Col and 1.9 X [10.sup.-4] Barrer for Co2.
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Says Nicholas Barrer, who is only the fifth principal RADA has had since opening: "Acting is at the absolute core of what we do." And a list of RADA alums amounts to a who's who of British thesps, from the late John Gielgud to veterans like Barbara Jefford, Diana Rigg and Rosemary Harris on to Robert Lindsay, Kenneth Branagh, Jane Horrocks, Mark Rylance, Juliet Stevenson, Fiona Shaw and Ralph Fiennes.
Dans cet entretien, le directeur de l'orientation religieuse et de l'enseignement du Coran au ministere des Affaires religieuses et des Wakfs, Docteur Noureddine Mohamedi explique que le numero vert et la fatwa en ligne, visent a barrer la route au recours aux Fatwas gratuites des chaines televisees etrangeres.
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