microelement


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mi·cro·el·e·ment

 (mī′krō-ĕl′ə-mənt)
n.
A trace element.
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microelement

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌɛlɪmənt)
n
(Environmental Science) an inorganic nutrient, esp one used by plants to help them grow
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The thermoelasticity with microtemperatures considers the microstructure of the body, in which each microelement possesses a microtemperature.
This could have a major impact on the characterisation of germplasm for waterlogging tolerance, since different locations may have different microelement toxicities due to the predisposition of soils for specific microelements (2-fold differences in Fe concentrations were observed here for the two Indian soils evaluated).
MnS[O.sub.4], was used in attempt to clear out, whether KMn[O.sub.4] acts as an oxidizing agent, or as a microelement speeding up the biochemical reactions.
The microelement body in the deformation zone was usually employed to develop the modeling of rolling force, as shown in Fig.
Among the microelement, the presence of copper, iron, molybdenum, manganese, sodium and zinc is outstanding.
The beneficial effects of the analyzed drugs are mainly due to the presence of active ingredients like essential oils, flavanoids, alkaloids, tannins, and saponins but they are also influenced by inorganic components, as the macro and microelement presence in the extract [3].
Many antioxidants play an important role in various biological processes; enzyme production, DNA synthesis, testicular development and sperm maturation are microelement and vitamin dependent.
Our study showed that a SnBiX solder fabricated by adding microelement based on SnBi20 reduced the cost and lowered the melting point to around 186[degrees]C, close to traditional SnPb37 eutectic.
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