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reversible

1. Chem Physics capable of assuming or producing either of two possible states and changing from one to the other
2. Thermodynamics (of a change, process, etc.) occurring through a number of intermediate states that are all in thermodynamic equilibrium
3. (of a fabric or garment) woven, printed, or finished so that either side may be used as the outer side
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Hypothesis 1: Scarcity will have a stronger positive effect on consumers' product evaluation when decision reversibility is high, compared to when it is low.
Thus Daly defends a reversibility between language and thought to secure a larger, anti-dualist reversibility between the Visible and Invisible.
* Spirometric using SpiroLab III in setting position with closed nose and the test repeated 15 min after nebulization with 5 mg salbutamol solution, and 3 parameters were selected FVC, FEV1 to measure the ratio FEV1/FVC and forced expiratory flow (FEF) 50 as a reflection to small airway disease and all patient with reversibility <12% were selected for more evaluation.
Many technicians were not aware about acceptability criteria, number of attempts or indication of reversibility (Table 4).
This paper introduces an important and underappreciated phenomenon associated with epistemic expressions--a phenomenon that this paper calls reversibility. This paper argues that the invariantist account of disagreement is incompatible with reversibility, and it goes on to show that reversible sentences cast doubt on the putative data about disagreement, even without assuming invariantism.
The purpose of the agreement is to ensure the reversibility of the transaction and the preservation of the assets until a final decision is rendered by CADE, through the measures aiming to preserve market conditions during an assessment of the competitive effects of the transaction.
They defined subgroups according to the presence of emphysema and chronic bronchitis, bronchodilator reversibility, and cardiovascular disease.
They therefore defend the principle of the reversibility of choices and call for assurance that waste can be accessed and recovered.
The authors said this is the first study showing reversibility of adverse metabolic effects of maternal obesity on offspring by a pre-pregnancy intervention.
Reversibility of chronic degenerative disease and hypersensitivity; regulating mechanisms of chemical sensitivity.
They are also self-priming and offer instant reversibility. FMI piston pumps can be supplied with two different types of Ismatec drives, the Reglo or MCP, both ensure very high repeatability.