By Robert Allen
Allen's Dictionary of English words is the main complete survey of this zone of the English language ever undertaken. taking on 6000 words: it explains their that means: explores their improvement and provides citations that diversity from the Venerable Bede to Will Self. Crisply and wittily written: the ebook is jam-packed with memorable and unbelievable element: no matter if displaying that 'salad days' comes from Antony and Cleopatra: that 'flavour of the month' originates in Forties American ice cream advertising: or perhaps that we've been 'calling a spade a spade' because the 16th century. Allen's Dictionary of English words is a part of the Penguin Reference Library and attracts on over 70 years of expertise in bringing trustworthy: helpful and transparent info to thousands of readers all over the world – making wisdom everybody's estate.
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Fish and Krill Processing Technology, p. 6. Applied Science Publishers, London. USDA (1989). Agricultural Statistics-1989, Tables 189, 193,406,445, 455, 456, 504, 514. US Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC. US DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (1990). US Industrial Outlook-1990, pp. 36-2-363. US Department of Commerce, Washington, DC. US DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE (1990). Statistical Abstract of the US, Table 1189. Bureau of Census, Washington, DC. H. (1980). Commercial aspects of mechanical processing and down grading carcasses.
They stop the process after the addition of chrome to the hide (tanning) to produce 'wet blue' or blue stock, so called because of the blue cast to the hide produced from the chrome tanning materials. Blue stock has a high moisture content and must go through additional processing steps before it can be dried and converted to finished leather. It is necessary to treat blue stock with a fungicide to safely obtain more than a few days' storage. G. Bailey however, the grease that is still present in the blue stock from the original hide is subject to fungal attack.
H. (1980). Commercial aspects of mechanical processing and down grading carcasses. In Meat Quality in Poultry and Game Birds. c. M. ), BRITISH POULTRY SCIENCE, LoNGMAN GROUP, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND, PP. 151-8. 2 Handling, Grading and Curing of Hides and Skins DAVID G. BAILEY Hides, Leather and Wool Research Unit, USDA, ARS, Eastern Regional Research Center, 600 East Mermaid Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19118, USA I. INTRODUCTION Hides are important to everyone involved in meat production, processing and marketing, not just those in the leather business.
Allen's Dictionary of English Phrases by Robert Allen