resuspend


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resuspend

(ˌriːsəˈspɛnd)
vb (tr)
(Chemistry) to put (for example particles) back into suspension
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Verb1.resuspend - put back into suspension; "resuspend particles"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
suspend - cause to be held in suspension in a fluid; "suspend the particles"
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While analyzing particle deposition in ventilation ducts, Sippola and Nazaroff 2004 found that tracer fluorescent particles (5[micro]m and larger) used in their experiments would resuspend at velocities between 5 and 10 m/s.
When pellet is dry, resuspend pellet in 200 [micro]l TE (10 mM Tris pH 7.
And what about the aortic valve--replace it, resuspend it, or replace the aortic root?
He tends not to resuspend the tape after relieving the obstruction because most patients with obstruction caused by the tape are frustrated with it.
Turbulent winds could increase the release of fungal spores or draw up sedimented fungal spores and resuspend them in the air, making them available for inhalation," the investigators suggested.
The study was biased toward routine custodial activities that had the potential to dislodge and resuspend asbestos fibers.
Dissolved manganese at the well head precipitates out in the distribution system to form sediments that resuspend with changes in hydrostatic pressure.
Only 18% of respondents reported that they routinely resuspend the bladder after urethrolysis.
We agree, too, that resuspension and redeposition of PCBs resulting from the dredging process itself pose significant concerns and warrant additional analysis; that limits should be established on the quantity of PCBs that dredging is permitted to resuspend and send downstream; that additional data should be collected and analyzed, and that a state-of-the-art, quantitative computer model should be jointly developed by EPA and GE to guide decisions about future dredging.