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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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O aumento da disponibilidade de protocolos terapeuticos que visam a dissolver os calculos urinarios, bem como a preconizacao de terapia preventiva, indica que a analise adequada do urolito e essencial para a utilizacao correta dessas recomendacoes.
E e aqui que talvez emerja a forca do conceito de genero, pois ele contem, e de uma vez so vez, a possibilidade de dissolver a rigidez das fronteiras nas relacoes entre os sexos e indicar caminhos para a sociedade.
E interessante notar como essa proposta se aproxima de uma forma complexa de pensamento, como a de Morin que e discutida pelo autor, uma vez que integra o sujeito, com seus processos internos, numa dialetica sociocultural sem dissolver ou dicotomizar as diferentes dimensoes envolvidas.
It acts as a decongestant, mucus dissolver, fever reducer, and headache reliever.
Nesse contexto adverso, Wacquant entende que o pensamento critico e fundamental para dissolver a "doxa" erigida na contemporaneidade.
No entanto, a intensificacao de criticas com relacao a corrupcao no seu governo, falta de punho para lidar com movimentos separatistas no sul e com a disseminacao da gripe aviaria acabaram fazendo-o dissolver o parlamento e convocar novas eleicoes.
The speed of this dissolver can be controlled to suit the product by means of an individually adjustable frequency regulator, so that even particles of extremely different sizes can be mixed with optimum results.
These pieces are then dropped through a rotatable chute into one of three dissolver baskets inside the dissolver vessel which is filled with nitric acid.
Experiments to determine the toxicity of commercially available dishwashing liquids (Palmolive [R], Dawn[R] and Joy[R]) and household cleaners (409[R], Fantastik[R], Fantastik[R] Orange, Dawn[R] Power Dissolver, and Greased Lightning[R]) against cockroaches were conducted with two application techniques, spray and immersion.
Conventional processes are carried out discontinuously on a combination of an internal mixer with a single-screw extruder or on a dissolver with gear pump.
In the glues preparation department, where the patient worked from October 2001 to March 2002, exposure to n-hexane and toluene was presumably more direct because of the nature of his duties: He prepared coloring mixtures containing rubber, hydrocarbonic resin of toluene, and n-hexane in a closed production cycle, and he opened dissolver machines 5 times/day to determine if the tanks were empty.