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granule,

in astronomy: see photospherephotosphere,
luminous, apparently opaque layer of gases that forms the visible surface of the sun or any other star. The photosphere lies between the dense interior gases and the more attenuated gases of the chromosphere.
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granule

[′gran·yül]
(astronomy)
A convective cell in the solar photosphere, about 600 miles (1000 kilometers) in diameter.
(geology)
A somewhat rounded rock fragment ranging in diameter from 2 to 4 millimeters; larger than a coarse sand grain and smaller than a pebble.

granule

Geology a single rock fragment in gravel, smaller than a pebble but larger than a sand grain
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Granulated foam-glass--it is an inorganic thermo-insulated material, produced from glass breakage, in small pore granule form.
Yu-Ping Zhou, together with other TCM doctors from Guang'anmen (GAM) Hospital affiliated with the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (formerly the China Academy of TCM), initiated the research and development of Wenxin Granule (Heart-stabilizing Granule).
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The rats were allowed to explore a simple labyrinth, and at a specific location within this labyrinth, individual granule cells were stimulated with weak electrical pulses (in the nanoampere range) via the microelectrode.
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Moreover, granules on top of the fruit must be ripened fully and the rest below may be green but full in size, says a release issued by the media liaison unit of the Punjab agriculture department on Monday.
Effect of variables on local conditions during fluid bed granulation Independent Impact Represent Local Impact Granule variables Dependent conditions properties variables Fluidizing air Bed Granule Granule porosity inlet temperature temperature temperature Fluidizing air Bed humidity Granule liquid Granule strength inlet humidity concentration Fluidizing air flow rate Spray rate Atomization air Pressure
The ultrastructure of secretory granules was heterogeneous and substructures were
Granule cells relay the information they receive from neurons involved in memory and cognition back to the olfactory bulb.
The West Midlands has long been recognised as a region of manufacturing excellence in the metals industry and it is here that ECKA Granules, one of the leading international producers of metal powders, operates the most modern facility in its market.
The soap granule has a concentration of soap of at least 90 weight percent based on the weight of the granule.