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open form

[′ō·pən ‚fȯrm]
(crystallography)
A crystal form in which the crystal faces do not entirely enclose a space.
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But there is an open form of tuberculosis which can be transmitted by the saliva.
Working within the field of auteur criticism he covers Fellini's manner: the open form and the style of excess; Fellini, Jung, and dreams; autobiography, childhood, and adolescence; autobiography and Fellini's portrait of the artist; the personae of Giulietta Masina; the comedy of types: early and late; and the adaptations: Fellini's valedictory.
In a statement issued from PPP Media Cell, Sindh, the PPP MNAs termed this incident as an open form of untouchability and violation of two-nation theory and the Constitution of Pakistan which profess equality.
Well, a well worn pathway to winning Majors is mopping up tour wins and it's crucial he backs up his US Open form with another eye catching display at the BMW International Open.
The X-shape of the sculpture is described by Lamer as continuing "an investigation into the open form and the use of line to create volume.
It can be various infections, open form of tuberculosis, and various bloodborne diseases," the Minister noticed.
The Kilkenny competition is an A1 in name only as virtually all the 24 survivors have considerable open form.
Calling for a democratic republic, the intellectuals said they supported an open form of government that embraces "social justice, secularism, modernity, and equality between the sexes," as well as stressing the need for government "accountability, transparency, and decision-making measures that are accountable to and overseen by the people.
SERGIO GARCIA discovered his Open form is as inconsistent as the St Andrews weather as he blew hot and cold on his way to a 70.
1 is happy with his French Open form Rafael Nadal believes he has to do better if he is to triumph at Roland Garros.
ANDY MURRAY is confident he can continue his irresistible run of Australian Open form by beating champion Rafael Nadal in their quarter-final tomorrow.
The structure unravelled that Fas undergoes a conformational change, creating an open form of the protein that acts as a site for FADD binding and also participates in the association of other Fas molecules in the clustered complex.