liquid nitrogen


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Noun1.liquid nitrogen - nitrogen in a liquid state
atomic number 7, N, nitrogen - a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues
cryogen - a liquid that boils at below -160 C and is used as a refrigerant
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In a freaking video that is being circulated on the internet, the TV host and her guest are seen taking part in an experiment with Coke and liquid nitrogen.
The liquid nitrogen is used as a routine treatment for a number of conditions within the hospital, such as the treatment of lesions and warts.
New Delhi [India], Jul 5 ( ANI ): The latest buzz word in the national capital is 'liquid nitrogen,' after a recent incident where a Delhi-based man landed up in hospital after drinking a cocktail, containing liquid nitrogen.
Engineers retained the liquid nitrogen tank as a backup system.
Based on the molecular gastronomy cooking concept, these ice-creams utilise liquid nitrogen, a clear liquid with a temperature of -320 AF, to freeze natural ingredients into ice-cream.
Air Products reports that the vaporization of liquid nitrogen targeted at the cutting tool provides efficient cooling during the cutting operation, while enhancing tool life, increasing cutting speeds and feeds, and displacing the use of conventional coolants.
For some heat-sensitive or reactive food, such as dough that contains yeast, or sauces that are prone to foaming, the global supplier of industrial gases, performance materials, equipment and technology has found that temperatures can be significantly controlled by vaporising liquid nitrogen over the top or injecting it into the mix.
e technology has huge implications for industrial, medical and laboratory applications, removing the need for liquid nitrogen tanker deliveries, which, as well as being inconvenient, drive up costs and create potential problems with evaporation and contamination.
Industrial gases company Air Products (NYSE:APD), based in the USA, revealed on Monday the receipt of an agreement to supply liquid nitrogen to Singapore's Jurong Rock Caverns (JRC).
The academics reported that the process could be viable only if there was a way to maintain the temperature of the liquid nitrogen as it expanded into a gas--a phenomenon called isothermic expansion.
au/world/2013/06/19/13/24/liquid-nitrogen-pool-stunt-leaves-man-in-coma) MSN , the liquor company's decision to fill the Leon, Mexico-located promotional event's pool with liquid nitrogen sent toxic plumes of smoke into the air, resulting in some party guests fainting and others reporting loss of breath.
Patten spoke out at the Caterer Middle East Chefs and Ingredients Forum in Dubai on October 9, following the news a day before that a British girl had to have her stomach removed after drinking a cocktail made with liquid nitrogen in a UK bar.