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scarifying

[′skär·ə‚fī·iŋ]
(agriculture)
A process that is usually preceded by hulling in which hard seeds are scratched to facilitate water absorption and speed germination.
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Chi square (2) test was used to analyze the significance of differences between the scarifying and puncturing methods and validity of the target gene segregation among the T2 population.
The dual, offset scarifying system penetrates and breaks up the road, while in the same pass, the dual offset disking system further breaks up, retrieves and mixes existing product to a uniform road material spec.
The scarifying starts with the sight of lifters or lifteresses taking the stage wearing body belts and with various anatomical regions heavily strapped.
His Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss employs more filmic tricks than it knows what to do with: fantasy fusions of color and black and white, Polaroid photo montages, and a scarifying special effect in the person of Paul Bartel.
The most engaging photos - the ones that highlight the paparazzo's morally ambitious, scarifying art - are those that acknowledge the omnipresent nest of lenses around the star's body.
Tenders are invited for Scarifying the surface and dressing KSRRB 300-44 Scarifying top bituminous surface or surface dressing or premix carpet including picking up scarified materials, stacking of old serviceable materials by manual means including cost of all abour charges complete as per specifications.
Dear Diarmuid, Recently I purchased an electric scarifying machine.
BEFORE scarifying lawns, make sure you have killed off moss.
5Autumn lawn renovation can begin with a good scarifying.