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changing easily, as in expression

marked by facility, especially of expression

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a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure

continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

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subject to change

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characteristic of a fluid

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smooth and unconstrained in movement

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in cash or easily convertible to cash

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affording change (especially in social status)

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iNOS was observed in dental tissues, and increased iNOS production was reported in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) (19) and gingival tissues (20-23) in different periodontal diseases, but iNOS activity was not observed in the gingival tissues in sterile animals (24).
A in 1999 indicate that an initial peak concentration of chlorhexidine in gingival crevicular fluid at 2 hr.
Soskolne WA, Chajek T, Flasher M--An invivo study of the chlorhexidine release profile of Periochip in gingival crevicular fluid, plasma and urine--JCP 1998, 25; 1017-1021.
Gingival crevicular fluid samples were also obtained to test for the presence of certain periodontal pathogens.
A fourth paper from Timo Sorsa, PhD, of the University of Helsinki, confirms that Periostat(R) inhibits neutrophil collagenase activity in gingival crevicular fluid samples from patients with adult periodontal disease.
The "flowable" polymer gel fills and conforms to pocket morphology, then solidifies to a wax-like consistency upon contact with gingival crevicular fluid.
Another investigation conducted by Oringer et al (41) investigated the effect of minocycline microspheres on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) levels pyridinoline cross-linked carboxy-terminal telopeptide of type I collagen (ICTP) and interleukin 1-beta (IL-1).
An in vivo study of the chlorhexidine release profile of the PerioChip in the gingival crevicular fluid, plasma and urine.
The patented seal overcomes crevicular fluid flow to direct and hold doctor-prescribed medication in the sulcus.
When tissue destruction occurs, aspartate aminotransferase (AST) is released into the crevicular fluid between the neck of the tooth and gum.
Also, gingival crevicular fluid levels of inflammatory mediators have been found to be notably higher in preeclamptic women.