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Menorca Island, Spain

Menorca Island, Spain

Menorca (Catalan: məˈnɔɾkə, Spanish: meˈnoɾka) or Minorca (English: /mɪˈnɔːrkə/ min-OR-kə; from Latin: Insula Minor, lit. ‘smaller island’, later Minorica), an island of the Balearic Islands provincia (province) and comunidad autónoma (autonomous community), Spain. Situa.....

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Agonist – a type of chemical

Agonist – a type of chemical

An agonist is a type of chemical known as a ligand. It binds to a receptor. It is a compound that can bind to and cause activation of a receptor, thus mimicking an endogenous ligand or neurotransmitter. It activates (switches on) the receptor to produce a response. In Pharmacology, it is a chemic.....

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Tinning – a process of thinly coating sheets of wrought iron

Tinning – a process of thinly coating sheets of wrought iron

Tinning is a crystalline, silvery metallic element obtained chiefly from cassiterite and having two notable allotropic forms. It is the process of thinly coating sheets of wrought iron or steel with tin, and the resulting product is known as tinplate. Tin is a metallic element, occurring in cassi.....

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Nitrobenzene (Properties, Uses)

Nitrobenzene (Properties, Uses)

Nitrobenzene has the molecular formula C6H5NO2 and is a yellowish, sticky, aromatic nitro-compound. It is a pale-yellow oil with an almond-like odor that is water-insoluble. It freezes to make the crystals greenish-yellow. For the production of aniline, which is an important industrial precursor,.....

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Solution in Chemistry

Solution in Chemistry

A solution is a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances. In chemistry, a solution is a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances. The substances that are dissolved are called solutes. The substance the solutes are dissolved in is called the solvent. Sugar syrup is a solution where sugar.....

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Bear Put Spread

Bear Put Spread

A bear put spread is a restricted benefit, restricted danger choices exchanging system that can be utilized when the alternatives broker is reasonably bearish on the hidden security. It is a form of option strategy where an investor or trader expects the price of a security or asset to decrease m.....

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Cytokine Storm – an overreaction of the body’s immune system

Cytokine Storm – an overreaction of the body’s immune system

A cytokine storm is an overreaction of the body’s immune system. It can occur as a result of an infection, autoimmune condition, or other diseases. It can be deadly. They are known to happen in autoimmune diseases like juvenile arthritis. It consists of a positive feedback loop between cyto.....

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Coesite – a form of silicon dioxide

Coesite – a form of silicon dioxide

Coesite is a high-pressure polymorph (crystal form) of silica, silicon dioxide (SiO2). It is a form (polymorph) of silicon dioxide SiO2 that is formed when very high pressure (2–3 gigapascals), and moderately high temperature (700°C, 1,300°F), are applied to quartz. Coesite was first synthesi.....

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Crack Spread

Crack Spread

The price differential between a barrel of crude oil and its by-products such as gasoline, heating oil, kerosene, and fuel oil is referred to as the crack spread. It finds its worth through investors, traders, and arbitrageurs. Through “cracking” the long-chain hydrocarbons of crude o.....

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Lightspeed’s Gaurav Gupta and Grafana Labs’ Raj Dutt will tell us why they financially tied the knot (twice!)

Lightspeed’s Gaurav Gupta and Grafana Labs’ Raj Dutt will tell us why they financially tied the knot (twice!)

Many founders only know how to fund their own experience and do not get to hear much of what other founders did. In Wednesday’s Extra Crunch Live, we are going to remedy this. Grafana Labs has risen over $ 75 million since it launched in 2014, according to Lightspeed venture partners and p.....

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Apple Music, Books, iTunes, App Store and more are experiencing outages

Apple Music, Books, iTunes, App Store and more are experiencing outages

Several high-level Apple firms are experiencing points and disruptions on Wednesday morning, Apple confirmed. These points are affecting many customer-facing companies across every iOS unit and Mac, with Apple Music and Radio, Apple Book and App Store platforms. For some customers, companies.....

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BukuWarung, a startup digitizing Indonesia’s SMEs, rises new funding from Rocketship.vc

BukuWarung, a startup digitizing Indonesia’s SMEs, rises new funding from Rocketship.vc

Focusing on digitizing the country’s 60 million small businesses, Indonesian startup BukuWarung announced today that it has raised new funds from Rocketship.vc and Indonesian retailers. The amount was undeclared, but sources say it has brought in $20 million in total funding for BukuWarung .....

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