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dissolve

Films Television a scene filmed or televised by dissolving

dissolve

[də′zälv]
(chemistry)
To cause to disperse.
To cause to pass into solution.
(graphic arts)
A superimposing of one television or motion picture shot upon another, the emergent shot gradually brightening and the overlapped shot gradually darkening, so that as one scene disappears, another gradually appears. Also known as lap dissolve.

dissolve

A website design technique borrowed from the film and video industry in which the transition between two Web pages is represented visually by one page fading into another. Also known as a "soft cut," the result is achieved in the HTML coding of the images to gradual pre-determined durations. A dissolve might begin with 100% of one image, then 90/10, 80/20 and so on to achieve the desired effect. See slide transition.
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The report of the FDA Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee on dissolvable tobacco products found that little data is available on consumer perception of those products.
Although the authors did not study health effects of using dissolvable tobacco, they point out that nicotine can be converted into carcinogenic TSNAs in the body, and that nicotine itself can adversely affect gum and tooth health as well as inhibit apoptosis in oral cancer cells.
At first glance, there are many differences between cigarettes and dissolvable orbs that could lead people to assume that the latter are in fact healthier.
For higher soldering temperatures and the lead-free solders, dissolvable coatings must be selected.
The production of polymers, coatings, adhesives and dissolvable films is based on a multistep, tightly controlled process utilizing liquid casting or 100% solids extrusion techniques (1).
Sherrod Brown of Ohio won unanimous Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee approval of an amendment directing the FDA to refer to the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee "the issue of the nature and impact of the use of dissolvable tobacco products on the public health, including such use among children.
Taste It Notes are dissolvable strips that work a bit like some breath fresheners and medications.
Equa"s main selling point is that it has the lowest naturally occurring total dissolvable solids (TDS) of any bottled water on the market.
The ProJet CPX 3000 uses 3D Systems' patented and proprietary Multi-Jet Modeling technology combined with VisiJet CPX200 wax build material and VisiJet $200 dissolvable wax support material to produce 100 percent RealWax patterns that are designed to perform like injected wax patterns in lost-wax casting processes.
The incisions are then closed with small dissolvable stitches.
The printer uses Multi-Jet Modeling (MJM) technology combined with VisiJet CPX200 wax build material and VisiJet S200 dissolvable wax support material.
Use of 3D Systems' new VisiJet[R] CP200 wax to build material and VisiJet[R] $200 dissolvable wax support material to produce 100 perecent RealWax[TM] patterns for investment casting of final parts using standard investment-casting materials and procedures.