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size

[sīz]
(materials)
Materials used to surface-treat textiles, papers, and leathers; examples are starch, gelatins, casein, water-soluble gums, and waxes. Also known as sizing.
(mathematics)
The number of edges of a graph.
For a test of a hypothesis, the probability of a type I error.

size

1. Same as sizing.
2. To work a material to specified dimensions.

sizing, size

A liquid which is applied over wood, plaster, or other porous surface to fill the pores; reduces the absorption of a subsequently applied adhesive or coating; used to prepare the surface for finishing or to serve as a base for subsequent coatings.
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"The thing that was the most exciting was that when you go onto these locations and you are working with these other drivers, and everybody is pumped up because there is a lot of money to make -- the enthusiasm and high level of emotion is contagious," said Sizer, who has a Youtube channel called "Female Professional Driver."
Clearly, these ideas were co-emergent within the education community in the United States, and Sizer, with his Coalition of Essential Schools, was a major player.
Based on a larger project (Beckham 2006), this article examines Sizer's contribution to the [(MS).sup.2] Program and Sizer's life as it relates to [(MS).sup.2].
Finally Sizer also places and icon in the system tray that can be used to resize the active window.
The facility, to be designed and delivered by FLSmidth, will have a capacity of 12,500 tonnes per hour, making it the largest sizer station in the world.
In August, ALMO announced that it was North America's only Process Technology supplier authorized to sell Mogensen brand screeners and sizers. Select Mogensen models will also be featured on the new site.
At the time of the disposals, Mr Colvin, Mr Sizer and Mr Murphy announced their intention "to reinvest in the company's shares at the appropriate time".
The equipment range includes Mogensen Sizers, conventional vibratory screens, vibratory feeders and conveyors and compacting tables.
Mrs Sizer said she had known the pair - who wed in Florida last year - as a couple since 1997.