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coarse

1. (of a metal) not refined
2. (of a screw) having widely spaced threads
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coarse

[kȯrs]
(materials)
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Nanoporous Pd (annealed at Ar atmosphere) [17] and nanoporous Au (annealed at air atmosphere) [18] were unstable at high temperature, whose ligaments coarsen remarkably as increment of annealing temperature.
Suppose that we want to coarsen the triangles [T.sub.1.1] and [T.sub.1.2].
Los Angeles, May 20 -- A timely exposure by the press helped rebuff a nasty boorish Ad campaign to coarsen US politics.
There was none of the bluster which can so often coarsen ensemble tone, even in a work which is so familiar.
THERE is that craven attempt by celebrities and comedians to coarsen or cheapen debate and draw attention to themselves by provoking shock and outrage with crude, offensive or boorish remarks.
Now he is older and more big league, the charming Gallic subversiveness is beginning to coarsen into parody.
This latest version of CosmosWorks, the FEA software, includes enhanced meshing that lets engineers analyze assemblies of thick and thin parts using a combination of solid, shell, and beam meshes, as well as adaptive technology to automatically refine or coarsen mesh, or both.
The fragmented particles then spheroidize and coarsen. As a result of the onset of coarsening, an increase in the average size of the particles and a decrease in the average number of particles are observed [4].
Their construction relies on the notion of strong connections, developed originally for M-matrices, to provide a measure of the coupling of the variables used explicitly to coarsen the problem.
THERE is that craven attempt by celebrities and comedians to coarsen or cheapen debate and drawattention to themselves by provoking shock and outrage with crude, offensive or boorish remarks.
Not only does abortion coarsen the humanity of every society that accepts it (making the extermination of the elderly and the disabled ever more thinkable), but we are starting to see it devastate the lives of its survivors in ways that no one anticipated.
The motor itself has a skewed rotor like those found in inkjet printers which eliminates the detent torque that would coarsen the feel.