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diffusion

the process whereby INNOVATIONS are accepted and used by firms and consumers through imitation, licensing agreements or sale of products and patents.
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But even some of these so-called epidemics appear to be due to parasitic worms, which have from some cause, possibly in part through facility of diffusion amongst the crowded animals, been disproportionably favoured: and here comes in a sort of struggle between the parasite and its prey.
However, it is time for us to get from the general to the particular; so, leaving the great army of Browns, who are scattered over the whole empire on which the sun never sets, and whose general diffusion I take to be the chief cause of that empire's stability; let us at once fix our attention upon the small nest of Browns in which our hero was hatched, and which dwelt in that portion of the royal county of Berks which is called the Vale of White Horse.
But at sunset the clouds gathered again, bringing an earlier night, and the snow began to fall straight and steadily from a sky without wind, in a soft universal diffusion more confusing than the gusts and eddies of the morning.
For instance, if any preposterous bill were brought forward, for giving poor grubbing devils of authors a right to their own property, I should like to say, that I for one would never consent to opposing an insurmountable bar to the diffusion of literature among THE PEOPLE,--you understand?
After this fact one need not be surprised at the diffusion of the far lighter and smaller sporules of cryptogamic plants.
We meet as water meets water, or as two currents of air mix, with perfect diffusion and interpenetration of nature.
L'arrete portant lancement de l'appel a candidature pour l'octroi d'autorisations de creation de services de diffusion televisuelle thematiques a ete publie au Journal officiel.
These gradients are a consequence of diffusion dynamics in tissues, and newly published work describes two vital aspects of these diffusion processes in tissue development.
Therefore, in present work reaction and diffusion based kinetic models were applied on adsorption data to evaluate adsorption efficiency of turmeric.
Diffusion director David Drake said: "Diffusion 2017 looks at 'revolution', investigating moments of social change, movements around freedom of expression, the pursuit of utopias, human rights and identity.
LSN Diffusion Ltd is expanding in Ammanford, increasing manufacturing capacity with support from the Welsh Government that will create and safeguard jobs.
Diffusion Weighted and Diffusion Tensor Imaging: A Clinical Guide