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Apron

Apron

1. An article of dress, of cloth, leather, or other stuff, worn on the fore part of the body, to keep the clothes clean, to defend them from injury, or as a covering. It is commonly tied at the waist by strings.

2. Something which by its shape or use suggests an apron; as, The fat skin covering the belly of a goose or duck. A piece of leather, or other material, to be spread before a person riding on an outside seat of a vehicle, to defend him from the rain, snow, or dust; a boot. The weather being too hot for the apron. .

The infolded abdomen of a crab.

Origin: oe. Napron, OF. Naperon, f. Napperon, dim. Of OF. Nape, f. Nappe, cloth, tablecloth, LL. Napa, fr. L. Mappa, napkin, table napkin. See map.


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... citing a company for illegal chemical exposures. I washed the glassware by suiting up in rubber boots, gloves, face shield and rubber apron and soaking the glass in a mixture of concentrated sulfuric and chromic acids in a fume hood, followed by extensive washing. ** end of the clean ...

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effect of temperature on the survival of yeast cells

... good idea [quote=]Spoke to the technicians at school and they said not really....just goggles tho it depends on the equpment you are using. And an apron may be advisable, given that the methylene blue is a dye[/quote] :shock: i didn't realise they could even talk

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Thu Apr 26, 2007 4:11 pm
 
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effect of temperature on the survival of yeast cells

Spoke to the technicians at school and they said not really....just goggles tho it depends on the equpment you are using. And an apron may be advisable, given that the methylene blue is a dye

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Thu Apr 26, 2007 3:51 pm
 
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