curing curing  /ˈkjʊ rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization

Usage(s):

  1. Although his career has been focused on curing disease, von Eschenbach has a unique opportunity to prevent disease by bolstering the long-neglected food side of the agency.
  2. But while nutrition may certainly play a role in diabetes treatment, it has little to do with curing hyperthyroidism, Willett says.
  3. But curing with stem cells is extremely complicated.

News

  1. Science Confirms the HIV-Prevention Pill Really Works

    Doctors have made leaps and bounds with curing patients of HIV, but today, an equally-groundbreaking study has proven that emerging preventative treatments are even more effective than previously thought. And depending on how you cut the data, prevention is just as important as a cure. Read more...        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

  2. The Future Of Electron Beam Curing

    The first experiments with electron beams date from as early as 1920 in the US, but the first attempts to cure varnishes with Electron Beam Curing (EBC) were only made in 1960.By David Helsby, RadTech Europe President
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ChemicalOnline

  3. Phoseon Technology Announces Industry's Highest Performing Air-Cooled Product for UV LED Curing

    Phoseon Technology expands its product portfolio by introducing the FireJet™ FJ200 12W air-cooled UV LED curing family which are available in five standard sizes. The products are scalable 'as is' meaning ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "I know we're not curing cancer," said Burrell, who portrays the earnest goofball dad Phil Dunphy, "but it feels nice to see people affected by the show."
    on Feb 8, 2010 By: Ty Burrell Source: msnbc.com

  2. "This is the most compelling evidence in nearly 25 years that a novel antibiotic drug combination works better than the current gold standard at curing active TB infection," study senior author Dr. Richard E. Chaisson, a professor of medicine,...
    on Sep 20, 2007 By: Johns Hopkins Source: Washington Post

  3. Dr Cullen said the monetary policy framework needed to be looked at seriously to see whether it could be made more effective at "curing the inflation disease without killing the patient".
    on Aug 15, 2007 By: Michael Cullen Source: New Zealand Herald

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