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Desiccation

Known as: Desicate, Desiccated, Desication 
Desiccation is the state of extreme dryness, or the process of extreme drying. A desiccant is a hygroscopic (attracts and holds water) substance that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Summary 1Patterns of water availability are frequently implicated in local and regional tree species distributions. A major… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
A high-resolution multiproxy geochemical approach was applied to the sediments of Laguna Potrok Aike in an attempt to reconstruct… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In many developed countries of the world, pupil attitudes to school science decline progressively across the age range of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Water limitation is one of the most important factors limiting crop productivity world-wide and has likely been an important… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We used eddy covariance to measure the net exchange of CO2between theatmosphere and an old-growth tropical forest in Para… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Preface Acknowledgements 1. History of mummy studies 2. Purpose of anthropogenic mummification 3. Mechanisms of mummification 4… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Fundamental studies of the early-age desiccation of cement-based materials with and without a shrinkage-reducing admixture (SRA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abstract Persistent desiccation and contraction of muddy sediments gives rise to mud cracks. These cracks form networks of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Amphibians exhibit extreme plasticity in the timing of metamorphosis, and several species have been shown to respond to water… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
This article presents evidence that the Mediterranean Sea was a desiccated deep basin some 6 million years ago. 
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