absorption rate

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absorption rate, initial rate of absorption

The weight of water absorbed when a brick is partially immersed for one minute; usually expressed in grams per minute or ounces per minute.
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"Once optimal recovery rates are achieved processing of larger samples and design of a larger volume plant can commence."
3Q18 as a higher volume of ore processed and recovery rate at San Julian (Phase ll/Disseminated ore body) as well as a higher ore grade at Cienega offset a lower volume of ore processed and ore grade at Fresnillo.
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This comes after Merthyr Tydfil council found itself bottom of the recycling league table in 2013-14 with a recovery rate of just 48%, missing that year's Welsh Government target by nearly 4%.
recovery rates) are not summarized by the Czech Statistical Office, it is possible to compute recovery rates for individual cases.
Delparish said providing the needed gas for injection to oil fields was one of the NIOC's long-term targets for enhancing recovery rate.Ee "Even though different enhancing recovery methods are used depending on the specifics of the reservoirs, their type of fluid and the situation of injection and production wells in the oilfields, at present injection of water and gas are the main enhancing recovery methods we use in the country," the NIOC official said.
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Section I examines why the recovery rate is an important input to credit risk models.
The Portland metropolitan area of Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties reported a 57.9 percent material recovery rate in 2010, up from the previous year's 56.4 percent but still short of the long-term goal of 64 percent.
Apartments have already begun to post improvements in occupancy and rents but remain at the low end of the recovery rate spectrum, with lenders recapturing an average of 64% on resolutions.
If the recovery rate for juvenile Coats Island guillemots has fallen faster than the rate of reduction in the harvest, then this could suggest that a greater proportion of birds from other colonies are being shot by Newfoundland hunters.