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to send out heat, light, or energy

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give spiritual insight to

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cast rays of light upon

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expose to radiation

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Of note, the BCSH Blood Transfusion Task Force takes the stance that " [i]t is not necessary to irradiate red cells for routine 'top-up' transfusions of premature or term infants.
Several European countries regularly irradiate all kinds of food; the French even do it to Camembert cheese so as to cut down on pathogens from raw milk.
2 million (89 percent), was for contractors to transport and irradiate the mail and for the oversight contractor to manage and oversee the current irradiation contractor.
coli and other potentially harmful bacteria in ground beef, chicken, and other foods is to irradiate them.
The poultry industry, which has recently been under fire for unsanitary practices in processing plants and high levels of bacteria in chickens that reach our markets, might prefer to irradiate poultry--but in fact they would accomplish just as much by cleaning up their plants.
Irradiated food shipped to a manufacturer or processor for further processing, labeling or packing must bear the statement "Treated with radiation/Treated by irradiation -- do not irradiate again" on the label, labeling, invoice or bill of lading, because FDA has not evaluated the safety of products irradiated more than once.
NASA eventually chose a different technique, but Sivinski had an idea: Nuclear waste might possibly be used to irradiate food.
coli on sprouts, research is taking place right now at Eastern Regional Research Lab near Philadelphia, and they've found that they can irradiate either the sprouts in the seed or the sprout when it is fully sprouted and ready for market.
Producers aren't exactly rushing to be the first on their block to irradiate ground beef and poultry, probably because consumers are leery of the technique.
He added that ``a number of companies,'' anticipating the FDA's decision, have begun conducting tests of irradiation to prepare to irradiate on a large scale.
Tyson, IBP, Excel, Emmpak and Colorado Boxed Beef have also announced they will irradiate meat.
Processors won't irradiate meat until they are confident retailers will buy treated meat.
and Claxton Poultry Farms - received FDA permission to irradiate.
Spice giant McCormick says that it "does not irradiate any of its consumer products, has no plans to, and will not without full public disclosure.