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washout

n. a failure; a fiasco. The whole project was a washout. A lost cause from beginning to end.
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As part of the Innovative Medicines Initiative Joint Undertaking 11th Call, Queen~s University Belfast seeks to procure Multiple Breath Nitrogen Washout (MBW) Equipment to undertake Multiple Breath Washout testing as part of a multicentre clinical trial.
With a choice of RI values, engineers can match the optical index of their screen's cover glass with the silicone gel that backs it to eliminate display washout in bright light without the need to increase LED output.
The Met Office is blaming the summer washout on a jet stream which is directly above North Wales when it should be over Iceland.
Depending on how wide the washout is, you may have room to spread even a little on the outside of the main washout area.
Through several meetings, he and his sons provided McLanahan sales and engineering staff data on the Salt Lake City plant site and fleet, helping determine the appropriate Concrete Washout System, which features a 15-plate filter press with 630-mm x 630-mm plates that produce a 35-mm thick cake and is designed to handle up to 400 tons of cement fines per day.
The weekend washout, which saw Met Eireann issue a Yellow Weather warning on Saturday, saw many outdoor events binned.
Clinical and laboratory data associated with hyperlipidemia and insulin resistance were obtained at baseline, at the end of the first treatment period, after the washout, and again after the second treatment period.
The report mentioned that the consecutive washouts ruin Australia's opportunity to reclaim the No.
Organisers and stallholders of the third annual Caribbean Food Festival fear poor weather conditions could make the event a complete washout.
Flipping through a magazine in his boss's office one day, he found the solution: a simple, small trailer that contains the washout, which can be removed from the site and disposed of properly.
AUSTRALIA A's short tour of England ended with a last-day washout to the second unofficial Test against England Lions at Edgbaston.
The Mojo 3D Print Pack is a complete system including the Mojo printer, material cartridges, and a support washout system.
Weather watchers say highaltitude jet stream winds - blamed for the summer washout - will nudge north next week, finally allowing continental air to push temperatures into the 20s.
EDGBASTON suffered its seventh complete washout in 12 days of cricket when Warwickshire's televised Clydesdale Bank 40 match against Sussex was abandoned without a ball bowled.
Though some authors (3) have achieved accelerated washout using autoclaved components, this approach is not possible with every machine and may not be practical in an emergency.