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the (same) mixture as before

The same thing, action, situation, etc., as previously. Many fans who felt let down by the last film are worried that the latest installment will be the same mixture as before. Critics accuse the plan to overhaul the tax code as the mixture as before—benefiting corporations while giving little to no benefit to middle- and lower-class workers.
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the mixture as before

the same treatment repeated. British
The mixture as before was an instruction which was formerly written on medicine bottles.
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Food gas mixtures are used to increase the shelf life of packaged food by substituting the air in the package with a protective gas mixture.
Cut the butter into small cubes, add to the mixture and rub it in with your fingertips until the mixture is Cut the butter into small cubes, add to the mixture and rub it in with your fingertips until the mixture is the texture of breadcrumbs.
Acute toxicity (96-hr LC50 and lethal concentrations) of water-borne metal mixture of five metals viz.
EU legislation does not currently contain a systematic mechanism for the comprehensive and integrated assessment of the effects of chemical mixtures that takes account of different exposure routes and different types of products, explains the European Commission in a communication on the combined effects of chemical mixtures, adopted on 31 May(1).
Whisk tempered yolk mixture back into remaining hot milk
Addition of hydrogen to the fuels with slow burning rate improves the combustion rate of the formed mixture (Senthil et al.
Despite the fact that variations in the mixture have tremendous implications for labor and material costs, as well as product quality, rubber producers have relied on human judgement to develop antitack mixtures that work for their products.
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon 6 to 8 minutes, or until mixture thickens and coats the back of the spoon.
The group tested whether several different bacterial cultures could break down either deca-BDE or an octa-BDE mixture in the laboratory.
Traditionally, it can take hours to freeze a mixture of milk, sugar, and other ingredients into ice cream that's ready to eat.
The team determined dose-response information for each constituent chemical before the mixture was tested.
SOIL CONDUCTIVITY CAN BE IMPROVED BY KEEPING THE SOIL MOIST AND BY ADDING A SALT-WATER MIXTURE TO THE AREA AROUND THE GROUND ROD.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate alternatives to the Kentucky bluegrass/white clover mixture that dominates northeastern USA pastures to improve forage production under summer moisture conditions ranging from excessively wet to excessively dry.