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Synonyms for exposure

Synonyms for exposure

the condition of being laid open to something undesirable or injurious

something disclosed, especially something not previously known or realized

Synonyms for exposure

vulnerability to the elements

the act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience

the disclosure of something secret

aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces

the state of being vulnerable or exposed

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the intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate

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the act of exposing film to light

presentation to view in an open or public manner

abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open)

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Thirty-two similar-sized individuals (260-400 g live mass) were selected from each adult population and individuals were tagged and assigned to one of eight air exposure treatments, ranging in duration from 0 to 5 days (Table 1).
Influence of cold air exposure on ovigerous red king crabs (Paralithodes camtschatica) and Tanner crabs (Chionoecetes bairdi) and their offspring.
The experimental design used was entirely randomized in a 2 x 7 factorial scheme with 2 treatments (repeated air exposures) and 7 sampling times (before the air exposure or control and 5, 15, 30 and 60 min.
To identify differential gene expression after ozone, we normalized transcripts to air exposure within each genotype.
For the air exposure treatment, batches of 200-250 scallops were removed from the holding tank at a time and were air exposed for approximately 40 min, during which time they were measured and tagged.
Catches were subjected to similar mean durations of air exposure during the 15-min conventional-tray (> 20 min) and all water-tray (< 2 min) treatments during both experiments.
The resulting close temperature control minimizes the chances of overheating and the insulated covers reduce air exposure, both of which reduce the percentage of melt lost through oxidation and increasing crucible life.
As devices shrink and IC manufacturers' requirements become more stringent, this unrivaled method of etching and rinsing in a single immersion tank increases yield and lowers costs by eliminating wafer defects generated by air exposure between traditional etch and rinse tanks.
However, the physiological stress associated with extended air exposure can be irreversible if the animals are weakened and cannot reestablish homeostasis.
Forced swimming in combination with net abrasion and air exposure did not increase reflex impairment or mortality above that associated with air exposure alone.
The company purchased new monitoring and calibration equipment to upgrade facility lead in air exposure monitoring capabilities.
Sixteen participants were assigned to receive 3 g/day (three 1-g capsules daily) of marine-derived n-3 FA (fish oil; FO), and 13 participants received 3 g/day (three 1-g capsules daily) of olive oil (00) for 28 days before the filtered air exposure day.
However, this observed destabilization of the lysosomal membrane might also be the result of a combination effect with other environmental factors such as water temperature changes, air exposure, salinity fluctuations, and similar.