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Knuth's hypothetical machine, used in The Art of Computer Programming v.1, Donald Knuth, A-W 1969.
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A ready-mixed batch of concrete, plaster, or mortar.


On drawings, abbr. for mixture.
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* Typically, for laboratory compaction of cold mixes, holes are drilled in the molds to allow any excess fluids (solvent or waste) to escape during mix consolidation.
"Whenever something mixes well, it is because chaos is present," Ottino says.
Both processes continuously compress a different portion of their mixes between two solid surfaces and then shear and recompress them.
* Filler mixing vat mixes heavy fillers with resin for use in pouting, casting, or resin injection.
The chilled water then mixes with surrounding warm water as it sinks back down again.
The company mixes a complete line of fluoroelastomer compounds to meet the processing and product specifications of manufacturers, from exotic highly crucial applications to very low-cost standard purpose FKM.
When enough surfactant coats the silica it appears non-polar, it mixes well with the rubber phase and it co-coagulates more efficiently.
* Filler mixing vat mixes heavy fillers with resin for use in pouring, casting, or resin rejection.