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resist

a substance used to protect something, esp a coating that prevents corrosion

resist

[ri′zist]
(graphic arts)
A protective layer applied to the image, or other parts of a plate, to protect that portion of the metal from the action of an etching bath or a sandblasting operation.
(materials)
An acid-resistant nonconducting coating used to protect desired portions of a wiring pattern from the action of the etchant during manufacture of printed wiring boards.
(metallurgy)
An insulating material, for example lacquer, applied to the surface of work to prevent electroplating or electrolytic action at the coated area. Also known as stopoff.
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He implemented a number of TB resisting drugs in a number of countries such as Russia, Myanmar and Uzbekistan.
Regulators should also be interested in this topic not only because of the social aspect of the implication of denying and resisting claims, but also because of the issue of insurers utilizing death proceeds as a way to reduce their initial underwriting responsibilities and duties.
Three others were charged with resisting officers and all four have been remanded in custody for seven days.
Reviewing the literature shows, few researches have done about effect of resisting trainings on thyroid hormones.
The extensive investigations show that the properties of the semifinished products, produced from the ingots melted by the EB- MIC method satisfy the requirements, imposed by the industry on the quality of the creep resisting titanium alloys.
Because Deats himself is involved in resisting evil and oppressive structures, he writes with commitment and passion, which makes this book valuable and interesting.
"Peer Tutoring in a Graduate Writing Centre: Identity, Expertise, and Advice Resisting." Applied Linguistics 26.2 (2005): 141-68.
The good news is that states continue to resist, and the bad news is that most of them, with Utah being one of the rare exceptions, are resisting on the wrong grounds.
There was no mention of the violence we have caused or that perhaps those resisting us are in fact brave patriots resisting a foreign invader who has slaughtered a 100,000 of his fellow countrymen, and is out to steal his nation's resources.
These were the other ends of the anchors or "dead men," which were resisting the tendency to overturn.
This conference will present information on new materials for resisting corrosive environments, such as those encountered in sewerage and other pipe, the offshore oil industry, oil drilling and transportation, the chemical and petrochemical industries, vehicles, aircraft, marine applications, medical devices, kitchen and food equipment, and plastics packaging.
For young women at Sista II Sista in Brooklyn, resisting the violence in Iraq is closely linked to resisting violence against women of color in Bushwick.