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(Units) a unit used in physics
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(ˈsvɛd bərg, -ˌbær yə, ˈsfɛd-)

The(odor), 1884–1971, Swedish chemist.
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(41.) Barbro Svedberg, programme director of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), interviewed by the first author.
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The individual rRNA types are historically classified on their hydrodynamic separation properties in Svedberg units "S," with prokaryotic ribosomes having 23S, 16S, and 5S rRNA components and eukaryotic ribosomes having analogous 28S, 18S, 5.8S, and 5S rRNAs.
On the opposite side, the monitoring will be conducted by the field assistants of OSCE chairperson-in-office personal representative Yevgeny Sharov, Hristo Hristov and Peter Svedberg.
During the summer they signed forwards Nikolai Prokhorkin and Igor Grigorenko from CSKA Moscow as well as Boston Bruins back-up goaltender Niklas Svedberg.
Since unsaturated fatty acids are known to be precursors of volatile aldehydes (Svedberg et al.
Leading candidates to depart include center Gregory Campbell, forward Daniel Paille, defensemen Adam McQuaid and Matt Bartkowski, and goalie Niklas Svedberg. Forwards Chris Kelly, Marchand and possibly Lucic are likely to hear their names come up in trade talks.
The final evening brought Beethoven's apparent favourite, his Eighth Symphony, which he described as "die Kleine", with Nelsons unleashing a gleeful torrent of dynamic and tonal clashes, and cellist Jesper Svedberg heroic in his busy cafe-trio solos.
Rees was shown a short him of WILPF well wishers and was flanked by supporters filmmaker Abigail Disney, Barbro Svedberg of WILPF MENA, and Rhadhika Balakrishnan of the Center for Women's Global Leadership.
of the Office Peter Svedberg monitored the line of contact from the opposite positions.