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  • BUtschli, on the other hand, interprets it as a finely vacuolated foam-structure or emulsion, comparable to that which is observed when small drops of a mixture of finely powdered potash and oil are placed in water, the vacuoles or alveoli being spaces filled with liquid, the more solid portion representing the mesh-work in which the microsomes are placed.
  • The ores, having been broken and ground, generally in tube mills, until they pass a 150 to 200-mesh sieve, are transferred to the leaching vats, which are constructed of wood, iron or masonry; steel vats, coated inside and out with pitch, of circular section and holding up to woo tons, have come into use.
  • Hydrodictyon, a single mesh surrounded by 6 cells.
  • The nets are often very large, and are netted with a needle and mesh as in hand-netting among ourselves.
  • In the former year considerable numbers were taken off Dover in drift nets of small mesh used for the capture of sprats.

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