barrier

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a solid structure that encloses an area or separates one area from another

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Chemical barriers are both preventative and curative treatments in pre- and post-construction, with the objective to exclude the subterranean termites from the structures.
Chemical barriers (microbicides) are a potential female-controlled method of STD prevention; however, even though numerous microbicidal products are in development, (17) the most optimistic estimates indicate that it will be a number of years before a microbicide is available.
Our thin films can incorporate active chemical barriers to infectious diseases or harmful agents, such as hazardous waste," said one survey respondent using thin films in the design of medical devices.
The current treatment for keeping termites from eating your home and other wooden structures is the barrier method--the insects are kept from the area by chemical barriers in the soil.
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