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The butter coating the particles of flour prevents clumps from forming, compared with adding flour by itself.
SAUCE, GRAVY OR STEW TOO THIN? WE’VE GOT 3 WAYS TO FIX THAT.AARON HUTCHERSONFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When just the receiving manikin wore the double mask, it was protected from 83 percent of particles.
MAKING MASKS FIT BETTER CAN REDUCE CORONAVIRUS EXPOSURE BY 96 PERCENTTINA HESMAN SAEYFEBRUARY 12, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
While it’s clear that nowhere is safe from this cloud of microplastics, research into the human health impacts of the particles has been relatively scant.
MICROPLASTICS ARE EVERYWHERE. HERE’S WHAT THAT MEANS FOR OUR HEALTH.ULA CHROBAKFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Philadelphia had the lowest average particle concentration of any city, at 112 micrograms per cubic meter.
AIR POLLUTION IN US SUBWAY STATIONS IS DISTURBINGLY HIGHKATE BAGGALEYFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
France has mandated its citizens wear masks that block more than 90 percent of airborne particles in public places.
MASKS SHOULD FIT BETTER OR BE DOUBLED UP TO PROTECT AGAINST CORONAVIRUS VARIANTS, CDC SAYSLENA H. SUN, FENIT NIRAPPILFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Therefore, he argued, particles of water can’t possibly have that shape.
UNDERGRADUATES HUNT FOR SPECIAL TETRAHEDRA THAT FIT TOGETHERKEVIN HARTNETTFEBRUARY 9, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
Freireich was credited with patenting the first continuous-flow blood-cell separator, a tool used to remove platelets and other particles from donated blood.
EMIL FREIREICH, A PIONEER OF CHEMOTHERAPY AND A ‘TOWERING FIGURE IN ONCOLOGY,’ DIES AT 93EMILY LANGERFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Whereas tiny little dust particles, when they’re blasted off the surface of an asteroid or stream off the surface, they go into space, and light from the sun affects their motion.
WHAT DUST FROM SPACE TELLS US ABOUT OURSELVESNATALIE WOLCHOVERFEBRUARY 4, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
The largest are many billion times the mass of the sun, and when they rip a star apart, they can spit out particles with 200 trillion electron volts of energy.
EINSTEIN’S THEORY OF GENERAL RELATIVITY UNVEILED A DYNAMIC AND BIZARRE COSMOSELIZABETH QUILLFEBRUARY 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Past experiments have observed particle interactions as short as attoseconds.
PHYSICISTS HAVE CLOCKED THE SHORTEST TIME SPAN EVERMARIA TEMMINGJANUARY 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PARTICLE

  • bit
  • dash
  • drip
  • drop
  • droplet
  • globule
  • hint
  • little
  • morsel
  • particle
  • pinch
  • smidgen
  • speck
  • sprinkling
  • tear
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