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scav·enge

 (skăv′ənj)
v. scav·enged, scav·eng·ing, scav·eng·es
v.tr.
1.
a. To collect (useful items) by searching through refuse: scavenged a chair from the neighbor's trash.
b. To search through (a place or container) for useful items.
2. To feed on (dead or decaying matter). Used especially of animals.
3.
a. To expel (exhaust gases) from a cylinder of an internal-combustion engine.
b. To expel exhaust gases from (such a cylinder).
4.
a. To clean (molten metal) by chemically removing impurities.
b. To remove or inactivate (harmful chemicals or impurities) in a mixture: antioxidants that scavenge free radicals from the body.
v.intr.
1. To search through refuse for useful items.
2. To feed on dead or decaying matter.

[Back-formation from scavenger.]

scavenging

(ˈskævɪndʒɪŋ)
n
the act of searching for things among discarded material
References in classic literature ?
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The emphasis on building toilets should not "contribute to violating fundamental rights of others, such as those engaged in manual scavenging, or ethnic minorities and people living in remote rural areas", Leo Heller said in a statement.
This study aimed to i) model the effects of E/S ratio, pH, and temperature on the 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) free radical scavenging activity and DH of the ultrasonic-assisted enzymatic hydrolysis of porcine liver protein, ii) optimize the reaction to obtain the maximum DPPH free radical scavenging activity by using RSM, and iii) characterize the porcine liver protein hydrolysates (PLHs) obtained under the optimal conditions.
Their scavenging activity on DPPH, reducing power and total phenolic contents were also determined which had shown high antioxidant activity and the order of their antioxidant activity was found same as for lipid peroxidation inhibitory effect.
2%) inhibition of DPPH, Hydrogen peroxide scavenging activity was (95.
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Quantitative assay for determining the radical scavenging activity of DPPH as well as IC50 value of seven species of family Moraceae was observed.
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He had tailed to work earlier that day members of a scavenging colony in his hometown in Kolar Gold Fields, Karnataka in southern India, to find out why they told him that their job compelled them to drink alcohol every day.
DPPH Scavenging activity Free radical scavenging was determined according to DPPH Scavenging activity [11].
Wilson spent the next three decades fighting against the practice, becoming a vocal campaigner not only for the rights of disenfranchised communities and against caste discrimination in India, but also spearheading initiatives to stop the primitive practice of manual scavenging.