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Adj.1.membrane-forming - characterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane)membrane-forming - characterized by formation of a membrane (or something resembling a membrane); "membranous gastritis"
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
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using the membrane-forming substrate (CA), the eco-friendly solvent N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP), the mixed diluent GTA, and a pore-forming additive polyethylene glycol (PEG400), to improve the structure and properties of the membrane.
It meets ASTM C309-11 Standard Specification for Liquid Membrane-Forming Compounds for Curing Concrete Class A and B specifications.
Using a variety of membrane-forming lipids, the active ingredients can be packaged into tiny vesicles, which serve as protective transport aids.
Chitosan (CS) has desirable membrane-forming ability together with excellent biocompatibility and good hydrophilicity, which makes it popular for applications in membrane-mediated separation processes [20,21].
His study showed that wet-dry cycles in a system including membrane-forming lipids can drive the replication of a DNA molecule without any need for the polymerase enzyme that performs this function in living cells today.
Toxicity is mediated by lipid A, the membrane-forming element of lipopolysaccharide.
Membrane-pressing equipment, which is sold using the Thermolaminator trade name, is supplied by Shaw-Almex USA, which holds patents on the membrane-forming process itself.
Their new product increases workability and imparts water-retention characteristics comparable to liquid membrane-forming curing compounds.

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