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Flotation

Flotation

1. The act, process, or state of floating.

2. The science of floating bodies. Center of flotation.

The imaginary surface which all the planes of flotation touch when a vessel rolls or pitches; the envelope of all such planes.

Origin: cf. F. Flottation a floating, flottaison water line, fr. Flotter to float. See Flotilla.


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Virtual reality vs real life

... ? 2. In VR could you do things or create things that aren't impossible in real life ? 3. Could your body be asleep and live in something such as a flotation tank and your mind in VR ?

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by newuser
Wed Sep 17, 2014 3:45 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Virtual reality vs real life
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lab analysis of house dust mites

i am doin a research on the distribution of house dust mites in prayer's room...in order 2 identified the mites species in lab...the flotation method was used..but..i not sure about some prosedure...can somebody help me to slove some pblm? 1) wat is suitable 2 pick up the mites on the 125um ...

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by cellaginela
Sat Oct 13, 2007 3:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: lab analysis of house dust mites
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The Fiber Disease

... applied to external lesions, but must not be taken internally as they can kill. Some people with skin conditions say they are greatly helped by flotation therapy, where salt is used. I do not advise eating too much salt, as this can be very dangerous, especially for people with certain medical ...

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by Cilla
Thu Jan 05, 2006 8:17 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Help:what is flotation gradient analysis?

I have read some papers,in which basically are related to flotation gradient analysis. However,I just understanding it a little. Can someone give me some full explanations or descriptions about it? Many thanks.

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by towersimper
Wed Sep 28, 2005 12:54 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help:what is flotation gradient analysis?
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