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empty

1. Maths Logic (of a set or class) containing no members
2. Philosophy Logic (of a name or description) having no reference
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empty

[′em·tē]
(ordnance)
In ammunition nomenclature, indicating that the munition does not contain a payload, but is designed to contain one at the time of final use.
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The big bag emptying station can be equipped with extra functionality for companies who need to comply with additional requirements in terms of safety, hygiene and ease-of-use.
The determination is based on gastric emptying time, which can be calculated by feeding patients scrambled eggs laced with a radioactive tracer.
It is a dynamic identity that is to be grasped only in an unobjectifiable and pre-representational manner - through the pure activity of emptying. In the realization of true Sunyata, form is ceaselessly emptied, turning into formless emptiness, and formless emptiness is ceaselessly emptied and forever freely taking form.