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ciré

[sə′rā]
(textiles)
Any fabric treated with wax, heat, and pressure to produce a glossy appearance.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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policy efforts,"Scott Lehman a co-author on the study said (http://cires.colorado.edu/news/ozone-treaty-taking-bite-out-us-greenhouse-gas-emissions) according to a CIRES release .
However, new research published in Geophysical Research Letters suggests that "[i]t's just by chance and not because of Arctic sea ice loss or human-caused factors that 'Cold Continents' has happened more often in recent years," says coauthor Judith Perlwitz of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES).
"Our findings contradict studies of other ecosystems that conclude longer growing seasons actually increase plant carbon uptake," said Jia Hu, who conducted the research as a graduate student in CU-Boulder's ecology and evolutionary biology department in conjunction with the university's Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, or CIRES.
By transporting energy to other parts of the atmosphere, the newly discovered "very large perturbations," as described by study lead author Cao Chen of the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES), could be influential on winds and climate patterns as well as radio waves and satellite operations.