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cob

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1. a male swan
2. a thickset short-legged type of riding and draught horse

cob

2, cobb
an archaic or dialect name for a gull esp the greater black-backed gull (Larus marinus)

cob

[käb]
(mining engineering)
To chip away waste material from an ore, using hand hammers.

cob

A mixture of straw, gravel, and unburnt clay; used esp. for walls.
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A vendor, Inaam Khan said he used to carry the fried corncobs in his push cart on the street of Islamabad and sell them to earn his livelihood.
At elevated temperature, higher the diffusion of water molecule through the corncobs and transportation of alkali for the pretreatment.
The corncob storage differed from the other storage systems with both corn hybrids, as no detection of aflatoxins was found in the corn subjected to this system in any of the periods assessed.
These results showed that, compared with natural corncob, the maximum adsorption capacity of modified corncob increased more than 5 times, and modified corncob adsorption palladium ion isotherm confirmed to the Langmuir model.
Then I tumble the cases in corncob media for a couple of hours until they're nearly as shiny as new brass.
Keeping in consideration these findings, we recommend the use of Iron Doped Corncob Charcoal (IDCC) as a low-cost, efficient alternative for wastewater treatment, primarily minimizing the detrimental effects of hazardous dyes.
In collaboration with South Dakota State University (SDSU) researchers, Forcella has devised a tractor-mounted system that uses compressed air to shred small annual weeds, like common lambsquarters, with high-speed particles of grit made from dried corncobs.
CORNCOB SYRUP 12 large clean corncobs Water to cover 2 pounds brown sugar [1] In large stockpot, cover corncobs with water; boil for 1 to 2 hours.
Illegal Yemeni expatriates, who are renowned for street-vending, are dominating corncob sales in Jeddah and many other parts of the Kingdom.
Tumbling in corncob media didn't touch the tarnish.
The Corn Twister stores easily with the yellow corncob piece nesting inside the green husk.