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fill

Building material such as gravel, stones, etc., used to bring an area of ground up to a required level

fill

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(civil engineering)
Earth used for embankments or as backfill.
(mining engineering)

fill

1. Soil, crushed stone, or waste materials, used to raise an existing grade or as a man-made deposit.
2. The depth or the volume of such material so added.
3. A cementitious material such as concrete or terrazzo, which is placed over a metal substructure to provide the wearing surface of a tread or platform.
4. Aggregate placed on a roof decking, 2 to form the appropriate design slope.

fill

(1) In a graphics program, to apply color to a graphics object such as a rectangle, circle or polygon. In a paint program, the fill function is depicted as a paint bucket icon. It is used to "paint" objects or the entire canvas.

(2) In a spreadsheet, to enter common or repetitive values into a group of cells.
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With gentle caresses and most tender words the loving Elves gathered about the child, and, with Rose-Leaf by her side, they led her through the palace, and along green, winding paths, till Eva saw what seemed a wall of flowers rising before her, while the air was filled with the most fragrant odors, and the low, sweet music as of singing blossoms.
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Fill dirt is often used to fill in holes, grade land, and create new embankments or other levels.
It was designed to perform in-line 0.22pm sterile filtration integrated in a fully disposable system to fill either vials (0.5-100mL) or pre-filled syringes (0.5-3mL).
The system then automatically pivots the bag connection frame back to horizontal, raises the entire fill head, inflates the bag to remove creases, fills the bag at a high rate, finishes filling accurately at dribble feed rate, deflates the spout seal, releases the bag loops, raises the fill head to disengage the spout, rolls the bag out of the filling area, and rolls a new pallet into place to begin another cycle.
It is based on SIG Combibloc's standard filling technology, but is additionally designed to fill a whole range of further pasty and highly viscous food products, and products containing particulates.
Other fill devices you might find in the field are the KOI-18, KYK-13 and KYX-15/15A.
The filler utilizes the company's patented TwinCenterpost frame that is designed to maximize strength and improve accessibility to the fill head while simplifying construction and reducing cost.
The F-Labo is capable of filling various types of dosage forms, and according to the company, maintains high accuracy of fill weights to ensure precision even when small quantities of fill material are being used.
Of those, 97.4% were filled, with 58.3% of the slots being taken by U.S.