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dispensing

i. The supply of fuel to aircraft via a hydrant, refueler, or tanker.
ii. The release of chaff, IR (infrared) flares, and any other ECM (electronic countermeasures) payload in a controlled manner.
iii. To release submunitions from a container or a device.
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The EZ-mix VR Variable Ratio Meter-Mix Dispense System boasts a 28cm width by a 36cm depth footprint.
The 555 model has a dispense area of 525 X 525 mm (20.7 X 20.7 in).
Second is the 10ml shipper pump, the RS10, that is able to dispense a huge range of products including highly viscous syrups and creams, and liquids containing small particulates.
Gentex of Derry, N.H., uses the Century platform to dispense epoxy that attaches screens to microphones in headsets for aircraft pilots, motorcyclists, and telephone operators.
Formerly, the only way a schedule II drug could be dispensed was on receipt of a written prescription, except in "emergency" cases where a pharmacy could dispense a 72-hour supply based on an oral prescription, provided the prescriber forwarded a written prescription (Rx) to the dispensing pharmacist within a three-day period.
David Keast, CPA vice president of legal affairs, says his organization would prefer that physicians don't dispense. However, the trend has been increasing, and the CPA has received several complaints each week by phone.
With members' help 'ABDO aims to expose and assess the prevalence of substandard and inaccurate dispensing and to emphasise the advantages of using dispensing opticians to dispense spectacles,' a letter posted on ABDO's website from its president Jennifer Brower read.
These digital pump drives offer a high-contrast graphical LCD showing four operating modes (continuous run, timed dispense, copy dispense, and volume dispense), allowing users to view pump performance continually.
IT'S BEEN ON the wish list of low-volume, high-mix manufacturers for years: a printer that can also dispense adhesives.
The sciSWIFTER can dispense up to 16 different substances in parallel into various multi-well plate formats.
The manual Tip-Seal Kiss dispense valve is said to be ideal for dispensing low- and high-viscosity one-component adhesive and sealant materials such as silicone or polyurethane materials.