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headspace

[′hed‚spās]
(ordnance)
Distance between the face of the locked bolt or breechblock of a gun and some specified point in the chamber; in guns using rimless bottlenecked cartridges, the space between the boltface and a specified point on the shoulder of the cartridge.
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According to a recent employee survey, of the Virgin Atlantic employees who participated in a Headspace for Work program, over eighty percent of employees meditate a few times per week, with more than fifty percent reporting that they felt happier, more focused and more productive after meditating with Headspace.
The .303 British cartridge and the Lee-Enfield are not the best combination for a handloader and the problems I have seen associated with headspace and the Lee-Enfield usually occur when a handloader attempts to "improve" ballistics and hot load the rifle with commercial brass.
The limit of detection (LOD) and limit of quantification (LOQ) were established by the signal-to-noise ratio method by preparing the known concentrations of acetone and isopropyl alcohol and injected into gas chromatography headspace instrument as per the test method.
"Headspace centres are just one step towards improving youth mental health.
Therefore, indirect measurement of C[O.sub.2] content in a headspace of the yogurt packages can refer to yeast contamination.
A variety of meditation content currently available on Headspace, including a Health category which includes themed meditation packs to assist people of Health-related issues.
"The Headspace app serves as a personal trainer for your mind and helps people find calmness and clarity," the Headspace team told MNT.
A rifle could have headspace that is just .0005" beyond the length of the No Go gauge.
The Mindfulness App has a global focus--it's available in 30 languages-while Headspace aims to stand out through the volume of its content and by emphasizing the expertise of its instructors.
The objective of scientists at The Ohio State University was to determine how temperature, pH and various food additives would affect the headspace volatile concentration and consumer acceptability of the aroma of flavored tomato products.
With the help of some articles on headspace that I read, I concluded the rifle had excessive headspace, even though all numbers matched and there was no evidence of abuse.