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lumpy

(esp of the sea) rough
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It is used to thicken and stabilise food and avoids lumpiness in both hot and cold systems, making it the ideal solution for instant foods such as cup-a-soups and minute rice and pasta packets.
Throttle response is instant with plenty of meat from very low in the powerband, and it continues to build progressively with no steps or lumpiness, tailoring off just before the 8,000rpm redline.
There's some debate about whether the case applies to letters and/or flats, but others believe any type of front-end premium, such as greeting card packages or pencils included in petitions, would not meet the thickness test and could not be mailed at a discount because of its lumpiness.
We see the opposites playing out in front of our eyes through the contrasts between the lumpiness of the clay and the seductive qualities of the coloured and glazed surfaces.
By spotting temperature differences of a few hundred-thousandths of a kelvin, Smoot's instrument revealed the first evidence of those stretched-out quantum irregularities--the seeds of further lumpiness built up by gravitational attraction.
In the space between the two heads, the lumpiness of the material evokes the mountains we have seen so often in Cucchi's paintings, an almost fairy-tale world where characters of dual nature wander about in archaized landscapes.
Baumann warns her patients away from permanent skin fillers such as silicone or Artecoll, which she says can be dangerous and may result in lumpiness after several years.
Hudson said there was also some lumpiness in demand driven by "complex customer decision-making.
The linkages between capacity, cost, and level-of-service-the lumpiness of investment juxtaposed with the hockey stick level-of-service function as volume approaches capacity--is the central challenge of transportation systems design" (p.
After approximately 2 months, however, the initial swelling has faded and some lumpiness typically is evident in the implanted areas.
Symptoms of breast swelling and lumpiness in the premenopausal subjects were reduced to a comparable extent by flaxseed and placebo.
My boyfriend Christopher is a useful male and agreed to help me taste the drinks when we got home from work one evening The hot water and powder of both mixed very well -- there was not a trace of the lumpiness which hot chocolate seems prone to.