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quenched

Said of a metal which was first heated and then cooled by contact with a liquid, gas, or solid, for the purpose of hardening or tempering.
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The situation becomes more complex when we realize that all these mechanisms may depend on properties of galaxies being quenched, they may evolve with time, they act at different time-scales -- fast or slow -- and they may depend on the properties of the quenching factors as well," Darvish said.
It is important to study the interaction between Cry1Ab toxin and metal ions to understand: (1) the dynamics model of Cry1Ab toxin quenched by metal ions; (2) the factors influencing the quenching dynamics of Cry1Ab toxin; (3) the fluorescence quenching mechanism of Cry1Ab toxin with sodium, calcium and lead ions.
Prediction of Residual Stresses in Quenched Aluminum Blocks and Their Reduction through Cold Working Processes," Journal of materials processing technology, Vol.
Depending on the treatment specification, components maybe air cooled, hot or cold water quenched or polymer quenched.
The plate is heated to 490[degrees]C and then quenched in the water cooling region.
Among the new products are Dove Quench Absolute Ultra Nourishing Shampoo and Conditioner, Dove Quench Absolute Supreme Creme Serum and Dove Quench Absolute Intensive Restoration Mask, which the company says delivers four times more defined, natural curls and provides five key benefits for all curl needs: improved manageability, quenched dryness, smoothness, strength and nourishment.
Tata Steel, Europe's second largest steel producer, has extended its quenched and tempered Abrazo plate product range, available in thicknesses up to 130 mm.
It was observed that the fluorescence of Ph in solution was less efficiently quenched by ODSA than by MAH because the diffusion of ODSA was hindered by the long alkyl chain.
In the coke quenching process, following eight hours in the coke ovens, the material is pushed from the oven and immediately quenched by a cascade of 10 tonnes of water.
In order to increase the hardness of surface layers along with keeping relatively high core toughness, the flanged plug is quenched using induction heating followed by water spray cooling.
JOHN GOSDEN improved on his already impressive record in the VC Bet Aphrodite Stakes when Quenched took the Listed contest at Newmarket.
When Moses does so, water comes forth, and the people's thirst is quenched.