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still,

term applied to the apparatus used in distillationdistillation,
process used to separate the substances composing a mixture. It involves a change of state, as of liquid to gas, and subsequent condensation. The process was probably first used in the production of intoxicating beverages.
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, referring either to the flask in which a liquid to be distilled is evaporated, or to other pieces of equipment, or to the entire apparatus.

still

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(chemical engineering)
A device used to evaporate liquids; heat is applied to the liquid, and the resulting vapor is condensed to a liquid state.

still

1
a. a still photograph, esp of a scene from a motion-picture film
b. (as modifier): a still camera

still

2
1. an apparatus for carrying out distillation, consisting of a vessel in which a mixture is heated, a condenser to turn the vapour back to liquid, and a receiver to hold the distilled liquid, used esp in the manufacture of spirits
2. a place where spirits are made; distillery
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This approval is based on data including results from the "clinical trial of tocilizumab for adult onset Still's disease," an investigator-initiated study.
Under the plans, a new still house would be built on a site once occupied by warehouses.
The etiology of adult Still's disease (ASD) is unknown; both genetic factors and a variety of infectious triggers have been suggested as important, but there has been no proof of an infectious etiology, and the evidence supporting a role for genetic factors has been mixed.
The company said the anaSTILLs study will access and evaluate the safety of anakinra in patients with newly diagnosed Still's disease, including systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (SJIA) and adult onset Still's disease (AOSD).
The Still's Disease website, www.StillsDisease.org, their Facebook support group, and twitter account @StillsDisease will remain under the management of IFAA.
Motion Stills on iOS is meant to be a really easy way to turn the iPhone's Live Photos into shareable GIFs - and it's pretty great at that.
However, the material presence of the still as a collectible has proved more resilient, offering clues to this forgotten history.
An increasing body of evidence suggests the potential involvement of interleukin-1 (IL-1) in a number of autoinflammatory diseases, including rare systemic inflammatory diseases such as Still's disease (systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis and adult onset Still's disease), as well as more common autoinflammatory diseases such as acute gout.
This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Idiopathic Juvenile Arthritis (Still's Disease), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
The company's second still, named Patience, is another 300 litre still that also used electric elements to heat the steam jacket.
With powerful songs, old and new, the band certainly still has plenty to offer and with Cardiff being the final UK show of their European tour let's hope for a quick return.