Crystallization

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Crystallization

The act of selling an asset and immediately buying the same asset back. One does this for tax purposes; that is, one sells the asset in order to realize a capital loss, but buys it back because one believes it still represents a solid investment. Most tax agencies have rules forbidding or limiting crystallization.
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If the ratings of the experimental photographs are higher than those of the control photographs, it is concluded that human intent can influence water crystal formation.
Ma, "Vitamin E attenuates crystal formation in rat kidneys: roles of renal tubular cell death and crystallization inhibitors," Kidney International, vol.
7,8] Alteration of motility of the gallbladder and sphincter of Oddi leading to biliary stasis resulting in cholesterol crystal formation has been reported with iron deficiency.
2013 "Short- and long-term efficiency of carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) to prevent crystal formation in South African wine" Food Additives and Contaminants: Part A--Chemistry, Analysis, Control, Exposure and Risk Assessment 29(9).
Some senior DGCA officials told M AIL T ODAY that the Dreamliners should not be allowed on the New Delhi- Tokyo route when there have been complaints of crystal formation while these planes fly over China's airspace.
Although Es deficiency is considered the main risk factor for osteoporosis in women by affecting osteoblast differentiation, (39 its effect on the process of crystal formation has not yet been elucidated.
Following the initial screening phase to establish one or more conditions for successful crystal formation or nucleation, optimization may include the incorporation of additives, which enhance crystal stability and/or conformation.
moniliferum does differentiate: "Algae avoid this problem by actively excreting calcium during crystal formation," Joester says.
We will first review the information that can be gained from thermal analysis about the glass transition process, crystal formation, and crystal melting, using differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) and its temperature-modulated variant (TMDSC).
The cellular injury potentiates calcium oxalate crystal formation and retention (Thamilselvan et al.
Nucleation is the establishment of the smallest unit of crystal formation.