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stick

1. a small thin branch of a tree
2. 
a. any long thin piece of wood
b. such a piece of wood having a characteristic shape for a special purpose
c. a baton, wand, staff, or rod
4. Informal the lever used to change gear in a motor vehicle
5. Nautical a mast or yard
6. Informal a rural area considered remote or backward (esp in the phrase in the sticks)
7. W and NW Canadian informal the wooded interior part of the country

stick

[stik]
(engineering)
A rigid bar hinged to the boom of a dipper or pull shovel and fastened to the bucket.
A long slender tool bonded with an abrasive for honing or sharpening tools and for dressing of wheels.
(ordnance)
A succession of missiles fired or released separately at predetermined intervals from a single aircraft.

stick

1. Any long slender piece of wood.
2. A shaped piece of wood, as a stake.

stick

i. The control column of the aircraft for control of its trajectory. See control column.
ii. The number of parachutists who jump from one aperture of an aircraft during one run over a dropping zone (DZ).
iii. The number of bombs or missiles fired or released successively but separately at a predetermined interval from a single aircraft (e.g., a stick of four bombs).
iv. A series of rounds fired by an aircraft's gun in one burst.

stick

(1) See USB stick, Memory Stick, streaming stick and selfie.

(2) Slang for memory module. RAM chips for personal computers are typically mounted on a thin, long printed circuit board (see memory module). A "stick of memory" is not the same as a Sony Memory Stick, which is a flash-based storage module for digital cameras (see Memory Stick).


Two Sticks of Memory
Memory modules are typically housed on printed circuit boards such as these.
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Acreditase que esta foi a razao pela qual nenhum dos extratos vegetais utilizados neste trabalho demonstrou eficiencia contra o fungo testado.
Na avaliacao da eficiencia do tratamento aos organismos xilofagos testados, ao delineamento proposto, acrescentaram-se as posicoes em que a resistencia da madeira foi avaliada os fungos ou termita testados.
Apos 60 dias realizou-se a contagem final do teste, sendo determinado o percentual de plantulas normais (que apresentaram crescimento normal de radicula e inicio de parte aerea); anormais (com alguma deformidade na radicula), ou que apresentavam sinais de fungos; sementes nao germinadas, aquelas que nao apresentaram desenvolvimento de radicula nem sinais de fungos, mas se encontravam intactas como quando foram semeadas, e sementes mortas, aquelas que apresentaram apodrecimento e presenca de fungos para o teste.
O fungo causou a morte de sementes de todas as culturas estudadas, mesmo antes de iniciarem o processo germinativo, fato que pode estar associado a agressividade e condicoes favoraveis ao patogeno.
Os fungicidas influenciaram significativamente a incidencia de fungos, detectado atraves do teste de sanidade (Tabela 1).
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Em cada frasco de ensaio foi adicionada, sobre o substrato de solo, uma placa de suporte de 33 x 29 x 3 mm para o desenvolvimento inicial do fungo.
Em pacientes imunossuprimidos, a reacao inflamatoria pode estar ausente, permitindo o crescimento de massas gelatinosas do fungo nos tecidos.
When we came into the dome for that first practice, Nellie Fox was hitting us groundballs with a fungo, and the first couple times you got the ball off the AstroTurf, it got on you so quick," Bruce says.