19:22 Dec 13, 2003
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German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / chemistry
German term or phrase: Bollmehl
Sie (eine Indigo-Lösung) wurde direkt aus aus Indigoweißfilterpresskuchen durch Anteigen mit festem Chlorcalcium bzw. konzentrierter Chlorcalciumlauge und Kleie (Bollmehl) hergestellt.

Die geänderte Marke xxx war anfangs nur mit 55-70% Molasse neben 90-95% Chlorcalcium und 40-50% Bollmehl eingestellt.

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4 +1Ground husks
David Moore
3middlings, screenings
Michael Pauls



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middlings, screenings

Haensch/Haberkamp, Dict. Agriculture, Feedstuffs and Livestock Feeding

Michael Pauls
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neutral  ivo zika:
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14 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Ground husks

After harvesting the seeds, the straw from the plant can be cut up and used
also in teas. The ground husks surrounding the seeds becomes oat bran. (2). ...

Note added at 2003-12-14 10:06:42 (GMT)

\"Kleie = Schalen und Hüllen des Getreides, die beim mahlen abfallen, mehr oder weniger mit mehl gemischt als Viehfutter verwendet: ref. Wahrig, Deutsches Wörterbuch\"; (idem) Bolle = Samenkapsel. It appears this may be a highly-absorbent medium, here used for absorption purposes.

David Moore
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agree  John Speese: I agree, bran is what this is, we added Weizenkleie to the hog feed ration when I was a Landwirtschaftspraktikant.
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