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Synonyms for poise

Synonyms for poise

freedom from constraint, formality, embarrassment, or awkwardness

to place or be placed on a narrow or insecure surface

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to remain stationary over a place or object

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a cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter

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a state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium

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great coolness and composure under strain

be motionless, in suspension

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prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

cause to be balanced or suspended

hold or carry in equilibrium

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A liquid phenol-formaldehyde, intermediate cure speed resin was obtained from a commercial resin research and development facility with a mean ovendry solids content of 50 percent and a viscosity of 100 to 125 centipoise at 23[degrees]C.
Operating at a nominal 8-meter/second drop velocity when jetting fluids in the 10 to 14 centipoise range, the new Emerald QE-256/30 operates at firing frequencies to 33 kHz while the Emerald QE-256/80 has a maximum operating frequency to 20 kHz.
Designed to rotate on their own axes while orbiting the vessel on a common axis, these helical blades are ideal for batching heavy pastes and puttylike materials as high as 6 million centipoise (cP).
The KU-2 viscometer is said to provide quick and rapid readout in Krebs units, grams and centipoise with continuous sensing and display.
Pumps feature: hygienic construction with Tri-Clamp connections; pumps high viscosity pastes and creams up to 1,000,000 centipoise cold; simple to install; explosion proof; simple to use; infinite flow control; can be stalled without damage; patented air motor design.
Orthos (Engineering) Ltd of Fernie Road, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, tel:0185 846 4246, tell us the EMI-Eastern portable mixers equipped with the XTF-3 Hydrofoil impellers are suitable for a wide range of applications, at viscosities up to 10,000 centipoise, including the blending of miscible liquids, the suspension and dissolving of solids in liquids, the processing of sensitive food products and the handling of colloids.
Fluids with viscosities from 1 to 250,000 centipoise (cps) can be jetted for a variety of medical applications, including medical electronics device assembly.
Charles Ross and Son Company has introduced a new 1/2pint double planetary mixer (DPM) ideally suited for the bench-top research and development of highly viscous materials, up to approximately six million centipoise.
The unit can use the patented "HV" blade that allows use of the mixer for materials having a viscosity up to approximately 6 million centipoise.
Said to be efficient across the entire temperature range (10 centipoise viscosity at 30 [degrees] F), the MR fluid is thermally stable and cost-effective, according to the manufacturer.
5 to 6mm diameter extrusions or continuously mix pasty materials having viscosities ranging from 20,000 to 2,000,000 centipoise.
Acrylics, silicones, urethanes, UV-cure and water-based materials with a viscosity range of 1 to 850 centipoise (cps) can be jetted.
The double-motion agitator is a counterrotating agitator with scrapers that can be designed for products up to 2 million centipoise viscosity.
A digital instrument, with easy-to-read display, it can be used in a centipoise or percentage scale, with a choice of 18 rotational speeds.