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friable

Crumbly, brittle. When asbestos is friable, it is hazardous.
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Many engineers, contractors and utility providers strongly disagree that pipe bursting AC pipe coverts the previously non-RACM AC pipe into friable RACM, including the author of this article.
Results of double staining with acetocarmine (AC) and Evan Blues (EB) showed that AC reacted in 84.79% cells in the yellow friable callus, and in 28.55% cells in the transparent watery.
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El objetivo del presente trabajo consiste en evaluar los protocolos existentes para produccion de embriones somaticos y callo embriogenico friable en dos variedades de yuca resistentes a bacteriosis vascular con miras a la validacion funcional de genes implicados en la resistencia por medio de silenciamiento.
When asbestos becomes dry and broken up, it is in a friable or free-flying and dry state and can be a contaminant if inhaled consistently by humans over time in concentrated amounts.
All treatments with NAA resulted in formation of friable and embryonic callus with greenish white color in the medium composition as described in Table 2.
Firm it in the soil and top fill with a mix of friable soil and compost and get planting.
Has increased, in this aim and to establishment of a rapid in vitro propagation and produce a friable culluse in order to fund for a suspension culture we conducted an experiment as fallow by focusing on plant regulators and their density in an in vitro culture, its 13th century English name was Lycorys, a corruption of glycyrrhiza.
"Not only are organic mediums good for annual beds, but the act of incorporation breaks up the soil so plants' tiny roots can strike out into loose, friable ground and hold essential moisture," he says.
Exiled from Chile after the 1973 coup against Salvador Allende (she has since returned to her homeland), the artist creates poetry, performances, and sculpture that rely on the fragile and the friable - those aspects of language, action, and objects that, as she has said, are "twice precarious, they come from prayer and predict their own destruction."
Using the biodynamic method of growing on my family's blueberry farm, we have transformed a few inches of decent soil and poor subsoil into over twelve inches of friable, humus enriched, life-filled earth.
Specialty saws include plate saws for cutting bars and plates into strips of varying lengths, and diamond saws that use diamond-edge band blades for slicing friable materials like quartz, glass, and carbide.