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Origin: F. Tapissere, fr. Tapisser to carpet, to hang, or cover with tapestry, fr. Tapis a carpet, carpeting, LL. Tapecius, fr. L. Tapete carpet, tapestry, Gr,. Cf. Tapis, Tippet.

A fabric, usually of worsted, worked upon a warp of linen or other thread by hand, the designs being usually more or less pictorial and the stuff employed for wall hangings and the like. The term is also applied to different kinds of embroidery. Tapestry carpet, a kind of carpet, somewhat resembling brussels, in which the warp is printed before weaving, so as to produce the figure in the cloth. Tapestry moth.

(Science: zoology) same as Carpet moth, under Carpet.

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Re: sterilization in microwave oven

... they keep the heat in by keeping the steam close to the food but the steam is also climbing above 100C. There are temperature indicator tabs or tapes, which you can use to check this. There are also similar devices for disinfecting baby utensils, which is also similar to what I have described. ...

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by brzezinski2
Sun Sep 06, 2009 6:32 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: sterilization in microwave oven
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The summary of Identify fertilizer

chemical fertilizers have variety tapes, and mark on the bag will be unclear after a period of time, causing inconvenience to use, here introduce some commonly simple method of identification. 1. Appearance of identification: the addition ...

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by sunnye
Thu Jul 24, 2008 2:00 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The summary of Identify fertilizer
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electric shock and memory

... he shocked a person so much that he could no longer get any seizures out of the patient, and then kept them in a coma while playing repeating tapes of looping sound (from statements to just sounds), which he theorized would completely wipe their minds of any mental disorders.

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by squares
Wed Jun 18, 2008 3:06 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: electric shock and memory
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The Fiber Disease

Karen, Thanks for the response. Yes, I perused the posts of Staninger and all, listened to the tapes and mulled over the pictures. The one you mention- the gold tipped/blue fiber- I recall being posted on the OLD board N*S*A - back around 2003. Don't recall the poster. ...

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by J Jill
Sun Dec 03, 2006 5:21 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... certain, there are many many people who are afraid to be the one who tells all. Just what are you afraid of??? Even if someone comes to your door, tapes all your phone calls and monitors all your internet visits at the end of the day you still have this and it may kill you so why be afraid?? Our ...

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by mfromcanada
Tue Nov 21, 2006 4:02 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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