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loid

(lɔɪd)
vb (tr)
to open (a lock) using a celluloid strip
n
a celluloid strip used to open a lock by force

loid

(lɔɪd)
Slang.
v.t.
1. to open (a locked door) by sliding a thin piece of celluloid or plastic between the door edge and the frame to force open a spring lock.
n.
2. a piece of celluloid or plastic so used.
[1955–60; shortening of celluloid]
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Lake sediment cores as indicators of historical metal (loid) accumulation.
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Chung, "Role of organic amendments on enhanced bioremediation of heavy metal(loid) contaminated soils," Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol.
Walter, "Metal(loid) levels in biological matrices from human populations exposed to mining contamination-Panasqueira mine (Portugal)," Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health.
Caption: Loid Rainwater Bank of Morrilton Morrilton, 1924
With this merger, Brooks Applied Labs will become a powerhouse, able to meet not just the current, but all future analytical needs associated with specialty trace metals analysis and metal(loid) speciation.
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