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caulk

[kȯk]
Also spelled calk.
(engineering)
To make a seam or point airtight, watertight, or steamtight by driving in caulking compound, dry pack, lead wool, or other material.
(materials)
Material used to caulk seams.

Caulk

To render a joint tight against the elements by filling the seam with a malleable substance such as tar, lead, or putty.

caulk

To fill a joint, crack, etc., with caulking.
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En este contexto, la produccion de leche es una actividad agricola que causa efectos ambientales secundarios, como emision de gases de invernadero y sobreenriquecimiento de nutrientes en la superficie del agua (Van Calker, 2005 apud Thomasen et al., 2008; Weiske et al., 2006).
(5) Some athletes were supportive ("Standing at the top, if you're not 100 percent confident, I could see why" said Steven Holcomb, the pilot of USA-l, referring to Van Calker's the withdrawal (6)), others not ("If you don't want to be part of it, shut up and don't be a part of it," a Canadian crewman said (7)).
De la Hunty said he believed the Whistler Sliding Center track to be safe, but that the Dutch team would support van Calker's wishes.
These models were used to determine the optimum cropping system for both manure nutrients and crop nutrients (Henry et al., 1995), to evaluate the impacts of institutional, technical and price changes on the farm plan as well as the impacts of nutrient losses on the environment while maximizing farm profitability (Berentsen and Giesen, 1995), and to analyze the effects of environmental policy and management measures on the economic and ecological sustainability of dairy farms (Steverink et al., 1994; Koenen et al., 2000; Berentsen, 2003; Berentsen and Tiessink, 2003; Berntsen et al., 2003; Van Calker et al., 2004).
(4) Vasari, 1973, 7:582: "Conobbi ancora in Napoli e fu mio amicissimo, I'anno 1545, Giovanni di Calker, pittore fiammingo molto raro, e tanto pratico nella maniera d'ltalia, che le sue opera non erano constiute per mano di fiammingo; ma cestui mori giovane in Napoli, mentre si sperava gran cose di lui: il quale disegnb la sua notomia al Vessalio." Vasari remained in Naples from early November 1544 through much of September 1545.
Otros autores tambien han construido algoritmos especificos a partir del desarrollo de funciones de utilidad, para determinar gradientes de impacto por actividades antropogenicas, como van Calker et al.
Therefore, determinations of accommodations need to be handled on a case-by-case basis (Calker, 1991).
The company, founded by managing director Frits van Calker, has achieved sustained growth during the last couple of years.
Fiebich, B.L., Akundi, R.S., Biber, K., Hamke, M., Schmidt, C., Butcher, R.D., van Calker, D., Willmroth, F., 2005.
(40.) Schramm E, van Calker D, Dykierek P, Lieb K, Kech S, Zobel I, et al.
Cybernetics managing director Frits van Calker said: "One in three adults in the UK now owns a smartphone, and the number of users scanning QR codes grew by 43% last year, so this is a very exciting growth area in online marketing.