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In auto sales, a slang term for false equity. For example, water occurs when a car owner claims $3,000 in equity on a vehicle when she only has $1,500 in equity.
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The Energy Department said the heavy water purchase does not go beyond the scope of the nuclear agreement, and stressed that future purchases were not automatic.
Heavy water is by far the most cost-effective way to increase neutron intensity that I can imagine," Thomas Mason, director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory, told (http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/04/us-goes-shopping-iran-s-nuclear-bazaar-will-buy-heavy-water-science) Science magazine.
With heavy water reactors, Canada is pretty well on its own.
In February 1944, with an Allied invasion of Europe imminent, the plant's entire stock of refined heavy water was loaded onto the lake ferry Hydro for shipment, ultimately, to Berlin.
Earlier this year, after Newsnight had revealed details of the heavy water transaction for the first time, Dr Howells stated that 'the UK was not in fact a party to the sale of heavy water to Israel'.
In August the BBC's Newsnight programme unearthed papers showing a deal was done to export 20 tonnes of heavy water in the 1950s.
Many students carry unnecessary items such as heavy water bottles and CD players.
Incentives such as volume-based water rates and rebates on low-flow toilets have helped to reduce the heavy water consumption considerably, but with the population growth forecasted for California's future, state officials continue to look for alternate water resources.
Fresh concerns have been raised over the stability of the India-Pakistan relationship, with two science groups claiming Pakistan now has the ability to produce enough "heavy water" to build long-range plutonium-based nuclear warheads.
Using [D.sub.2]O instead of [H.sub.2]O and [sup.2]H-NMR circumvent this problem and provide data exclusively from penetrating heavy water. The overall results agree with gravimetric results (4).
When it became clear that the Canadian power reactor concept based on heavy water as moderator and coolant would be unique in the world, Rae revived the early Canadian development of heavy water production processes.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The Russian foreign ministry announced that the remaining signatories to the nuclear deal have agreed to help Iran bypass the US sanctions and export its heavy water and low enriched uranium.