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What is "Carbonising" - Definition & Explanation

The process of treating wool fabrics in concentrated sulphuric acid and baking to remove vegetable matter.

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The amount, expressed as a percentage by mass, or linear polymer that is generally present in a crystalline form, the remainder of the polymer being present in an amorphous state. NOTE: There are...
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A vest is a type of men's garment. The term has different meanings in the United Kingdom and the United States. In the UK, a vest is an undergarment typically taking the form of a white sleeveless...

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