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Knuth's hypothetical machine, used in The Art of Computer Programming v.1, Donald Knuth, A-W 1969.


A ready-mixed batch of concrete, plaster, or mortar.


On drawings, abbr. for mixture.


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I was inspired and started with a yellow cake mix,'' he says.
Complete line of meter, mix and dispense along with accompanying automation capabilities.
For the goat cheese filling: In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle, mix ingredients until combined.
Using these test variables, a cold mix is considered acceptable if it demonstrates less than 7 millimeter rutting in the APA.
On one side are the natural tendencies of the beads to mix or to segregate because of size differences.
improved heat transfer of all internal contacting surfaces, allowing better temperature control of the contacting metal surfaces, as well as improved heat removal from the mix during compounding;
NR5 cooled rotors optimize mix uniformity while eliminating localized heat build-up.
FRUIT SALSA: In a large bowl, mix 2 medium kiwi fruit, peeled and cut into large chunks (1 1/3 cups), 2 medium oranges, separated into sections and chopped (1 cup), 1 cup sliced strawberries, 2 tablespoons lime juice, 4 teaspoons sugar and 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger OR 1 teaspoon finely chopped ginger root, if desired.
These efficiency studies can have a impact on productivity and core scrap by identifying the proper mix time for maximum bench life and core strength.
Two years ago, Munk and oceanographer Carl Wunsch of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology argued that the moon's orbital energy must cause far-reaching ocean tides that mix the open ocean's warm and cold layers.
One additional problem associated with high fines is that the volume required for an equal amount of the filler can be increased markedly, thus forcing the introduction of these fillers to be broken into two charges, thus adding time to the mix sequence.