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thin section

A slice of an object or substance that can be viewed under a microscope. Where is the thin section of that mineral specimen? I want to take a look at it under the microscope.
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Fractions of manganese species in selected Mn-hotspots in the area close to and far from the soil micropore in an intact soil sample and in a thin section Chi-square statistic: [chi square]=[summation][[(fit - data)/[epsilon]].
They are relatively small and difficult to recognize in the thin sections.
Our results indicate that, of the 3 methods examined, the chondrophore thin section provides an accurate estimate of age, could be used to age the older cockles in our samples, and required less preparation than whole shell thin sections, making it the best choice of the methods examined.
Sample 40PK27-1--The sherd from which this thin section was made was initially described, in hand sample, as having a plain (non-decorated) outer surface tempered with limestone grit, primarily sand-size particles of crushed rock.
JPL engineers decided early on that thin section bearings were the best way to handle the load in the small space available, and built the design around them.
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Process Technology 1 Room: Union B Progress In Development Of Thin Section Zinc Die Casting Technology
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The diagenetic fabric and its implications for the thin section porosity in carbonate facies of the Margala Hill Limestone in the Haripur area of North Pakistan is documented here.
This microfacies is represented by four thin sections at Touhidabad and one thin section at Changlagali.