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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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According to China Chemical Fiber Group, viscose staple fibre ("VSF") capacity grew by approximately 740,000 tonnes per year in 2018, driving dissolving pulp demand which is forecasted to continue to grow in 2019.
Asia, specifically China, will continue to be the world's biggest market for dissolving pulp as a viable substitute for cotton with special applications in rayon fiber for textile industry.
"More material is dissolving from those islands than what's being carried off through erosion," Nelson said in a statement to the Star-Advertiser Friday.
However, there are two problems to be solved for this two-step dissolving process.
"The weakening of the world dissolving pulp market over the course of the second quarter appears to have caught producers by surprise and there were reports of excess inventories throughout the supply chain by the latter part of the second quarter/Young says.
We were successful in saving money by dissolving a practice site and the outcome benefited everyone involved.
And just like cotton candy, this begins with dissolving sugar crystals.
Frey's process involves dissolving the cotton with ethylene diamine, a relatively benign solvent, and using an electrospinning process to produce fibers 100 times smaller than anything obtainable by conventional spinning technologies.
Instead, he constructs a near-abstract yet still recognizable "musical" version of his subject; the dark silhouette of the bridge rises austerely above a vista of fading blues, dying pinks, and dissolving violets.
The label displays the unique characteristic of dissolving completely in under 30 seconds in any water temperature.
Dissolving the house at any time (after that) would not be unusual,'' Koizumi said in response to reports that he told cabinet members Tuesday night he would not dissolve the house before the LDP presidency election.
Next, any dissolving corporation must submit Form FTB 3555, Request for Tax Clearance Certificate--Corporations.