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calcification

[‚kal·sə·fə′kā·shən]
(geochemistry)
Any process of soil formation in which the soil colloids are saturated to a high degree with exchangeable calcium, thus rendering them relatively immobile and nearly neutral in reaction.
(physiology)
The deposit of calcareous matter within the tissues of the body.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Quanto a biomassa seca aerea, verificou-se que apenas os substratos a base de CAC peneirada, SC, 50FC/50CAC, 50BIO/50FC, 30BIO/70CAC, 30BIO/20FC/50CAC e os substratos com 10 % de BIO combinado com FC e CAC (50/40, 40/50, 30/60) apresentaram menor producao (Tabela 3).
When it comes to enacting local and statewide policy change, the CAC staff takes on projects that involve systemic issues in which a favorable outcome could lower barriers to democratic participation.
We measured CAC with either an Imatron C-150XL electron beam CT scanner (GE-Imatron) or a multidetector CT scanner as described (27).
CAC said it recently did this for a retail focused real estate investment fund.
However, there was a sticking point with CAC revealing: "We were told that certain conditions had been set by the lender which must be fulfilled by CAC before the rent would be paid.
The CAC focuses on commercial aspects such as developing new business models, identifying funding and financing options, updating the ridership forecast, and updating the economic benefits the project will bring to Malaysia.
As revealed in yeterday's Echo, CAC is looking to redevelop the site, with potentially a new rugby stadium at its heart.
A more novel finding, however, was that men with CAC in the highest physical activity group had lower mortality risk, compared with men without CAC who reported low levels of activity, the commentary authors wrote.
They said that CAC Pakistan promised to display and convince the use of modern technologies developed over the period of time through research and development in the field of agriculture.
The staff at CAC works with children who have been abused to ensure they have a brighter future and an opportunity to heal.
Canadian Airports Council (CAC) announced its support of the Advisory Council on Jobs and the Visitor Economy to assist Minister of Tourism and Official Languages Melanie Joly in the development of a tourism strategy by next summer, the company said.