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Synonyms for friability

excessive breakableness


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Hardness and friability were in the range of 0.49[+ or -]0.01 to 0.61[+ or -]0.01 kg/[cm.sup.2] and 0.17[+ or -]0.52%, respectively.
Friability test is closely related to tablet hardness and is designed to evaluate the ability of the tablet to withstand abrasion in coating, packaging, handling, and transporting and other manufacturing processes [24].
To evaluate friability of compresed gums, ten units of gum formulations from the twenty seven formulations were randomly chosen and attentively de-dusted prior to test.
where [F.sub.Y] and [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] are the friability, [[sigma].sub.Y] and [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] are the standard deviation and [bar.Y] and [[bar.E].sub.sp] are the mean.
Instead of the static binary of creator and subaltern creation, we find a physics of friability and contingency, nonhierarchical concatenations of elements that act on and with one another in ways that can't be predetermined.
The structure helps the friability of grinding wheel, or rather, the ability of abrasive grits to fracture and self-sharpen under stress.
Diffuse moderate inflammation characterized by congestion, erythema, and friability was found in the entire examined gastric mucosa.
The colonoscopy revealed inflammation characterized by congestion, edema, erythema, friability, and aphthous and confluent ulcerations throughout the entire colon (Figures 1 and 2).
Colonoscopy showed severe erythema, ulceration, and friability of the rectum with exudate, concerning for a viral process versus IBD (Figure 1).
The vascular type has potential life limiting issues with aneurysm formation and difficulty in repair due to tissue friability. Furthermore, an increased risk in pregnancy related complications, including uterine rupture, has been seen with vascular type EDS.
Various aspects, including thickness, diameter, weight, hardness, friability, disintegration time and drug content, were investigated.
Influence of clay mineralogy, texture, and organic carbon content on the friability index of soils cultivated with sugar cane.
Our QA team performs in-process checks on all critical parameters such as fill weight, seam integrity, viscosity, length and width, chemistry, process yield, friability, hardness, and more.
Different preformulation parameters (diameter, thickness, hardness, friability and weight variation tests), drug release kinetics (kinetics model; 1st-Order, Zero-Order, Higuchi, Hixon Crowell's and Power Law) and dissolution profiles comparison with reference standard tablets.