vitreous

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vitreous

1. of, relating to, or resembling glass
2. made of, derived from, or containing glass
3. of or relating to the vitreous humour or vitreous body

vitreous

Descriptive of that degree of vitrification evidenced by low water absorption; generally signifies less than 0.3% absorption (except for floor and wall tile and low-voltage electrical porcelain, for which it signifies less than 3.0% absorption).
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Proximate and physio-chemical analysis of maize samples Maize source Diets Protein (g/kg) Starch (g/kg) CF (g/kg) Heilongjiang 1,2 85.1 742.1 26.5 Henan 3,4 83.2 743.8 26.1 Sichuan 5,6 83.8 743.9 26.3 Xinjiang 7,8 76.1 757.4 25.9 Zhejiang 9,10 81.0 753.3 25.9 Maize source Fat (g/kg) PSIa (%) Vitreousness (%) Heilongjiang 36.6 49.9 62.2 Henan 36.6 45.5 63.7 Sichuan 37.2 44.3 61.2 Xinjiang 38.3 21.3 59.5 Zhejiang 37.0 44.0 61.2 (a) Protein solubility index.
The first principal axis is strongly and positively correlated to grain size, whereas the second axis is negatively correlated to grain vitreousness. With respect to milling behavior of durum wheat, the yield in total flour was negatively correlated with the percentage of vitreousness.