moisture adjustment

moisture adjustment

[′mȯis·chər ə‚jəs·mənt]
(meteorology)
The adjustment of observed precipitation in a storm by the ratio of the estimated probable maximum precipitable water over the basin under study to the actual precipitable water calculated for the particular storm.
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This moisture adjustment procedure is the same as that recommended in ASTM D1990-07 (ASTM International 2007).
Contract awarded for Buy sawdust byproduct recycling center Compost moisture adjustment
Only the corks that pass the DS100 process go on to printing, moisture adjustment, treatment with paraffin and silicone (for ease of removal from the bottle) to customer specifications, and the final visual inspection before customer orders are bagged for delivery.
If the dependence of evaporation on vegetation cover is retained, then the soil moisture adjustment is limited and thus provides a negative feedback to the coupled atmosphere-vegetation system.
Group 1 (Potato pulp A) : This included four treatments consisting of pre-silage material without moisture adjustment (control, PP1) and material adjusted with wheat bran (absorbent) to three different moisture levels (PP2, PP3 and PP4).
Control, without moisture adjustment (PPC); adjusted with wheat bran to two moisture levels (PPWB 1 and PPWB 2); adjusted with dried beet pulp to two moisture levels (PPBP 1 and PPBP 2); and adjusted with wheat straw to two moisture levels (PPWS 1 and PPWS 2).
5) DKM, DKS, DKL, DN, daikon by-product without moisture adjustment (D); DA and DWS, DBH, DBP, DWB, (D) adjusted to moisture levels with wheat straw, bean stalks, dried beet pulp and wheat bran, respectively.
The seed lots were stored in two experiments at different times with slightly different procedures for moisture adjustment and equilibration (Tang et al.
The three experiments were conducted at different times with slightly different procedures of moisture adjustment and equilibration (Tang et al.
Since the three experiments were conducted with slightly different procedures of moisture adjustment and equilibration, small differences in seed moisture content among experiments were observed; accordingly, each experiment was analyzed separately.