alloxuria al·lox·u·ri·a (āl’ŏks-yur’ē-ə)
The presence of purine bases in the urine.
- Alloy steel
carbon steel to which various elements, as chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, molybdenum, nickel, tungsten, or vanadium, have been added in sufficient amounts to obtain desirable physical and chemical properties. Historical Examples Take a brain made up of super-charged magnetic crystals enclosed in a leaden cranium and shielded by alloy steel. Robots of the World! Arise! […]
- Alloyed junction
noun a semiconductor junction used in some junction transistors and formed by alloying metal contacts, functioning as emitter and collector regions, to a wafer of semiconductor that acts as the base region Compare diffused junction
a substance composed of two or more metals, or of a metal or metals with a nonmetal, intimately mixed, as by fusion or electrodeposition. a less costly metal mixed with a more valuable one. standard; quality; fineness. admixture, as of good with evil. anything added that serves to reduce quality or purity. to mix (metals […]
Gordon W(illard) 1897–1967, U.S. psychologist and educator. Historical Examples “If that Commander Allport would stand in like a true man and lend us a hand, we might get off even now,” exclaimed Desmond. The Three Commanders W.H.G. Kingston Then Mr. Allport talked water-rates and gas-fittings to Mr. Massey. Gray youth Oliver Onions It stood first […]