stadio grossolano

English translation: ill-defined / fuzzy stage

Italian term or phrase:stadio grossolano
English translation:ill-defined / fuzzy stage
Entered by: Umberto Cassano

06:44 Apr 14, 2010
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Esoteric practices / traditional Chinese medicine
Italian term or phrase: stadio grossolano
Al suo stadio più grossolano, la realtà si presenta in maniera frazionata, limitata, opaca. Mentre, a uno stadio più sottile, essa fa “comunicare” da parte a parte, si esercita senza cesure né blocchi, diventa “limpida”.

I am translating a document on traditional Chinese medicine and philosophy. Here they are explaining about how the Chinese saw reality and time.
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ill-defined / fuzzy stage
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4unrefined state
Cedric Randolph
3 +1ill-defined / fuzzy stage
Umberto Cassano
4at a rougher stage
Constantinos Faridis (X)



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at a rougher stage

The deslimed product is then subjected to one or more flotation stages and preferably to a rougher stage flotation 6, a cleaner stage flotation 7 and a ... - ΠαρόμοιεςProcess for concentrating lead and silver by flotation in products ... - [ Μετάφραση αυτής της σελίδας ]
The residues of the first "rougher" stage, both in reclaiming silver and lead, can continue to another flotation stage, where the floated product, ...
Περισσότερα αποτελέσματα από www.freepatentsonline.comRougher flotation of copper minerals in columns - Elsevier - [ Μετάφραση αυτής της σελίδας ]
από CH Sampaio - 2005 - Γίνεται αναφορά σε 1 - Σχετικά άρθρα
In this work, rougher flotation of low grade copper minerals (0.6–0.7% Cu) was ... for copper minerals was tested on a rougher stage at laboratory scale. ... - ΠαρόμοιεςPotash Corporation of Saskatchewan Potash Mine - Mining Technology - [ Μετάφραση αυτής της σελίδας ]
Final mill tailings are drawn off at the rougher stage and final product at the recleaner stage. Cleaner-cell tailings are recycled to the rougher feed and ... - Προσωρινά αποθηκευμένη - ΠαρόμοιεςAdvances in flotation technology - Αποτέλεσμα Google Books
B. K. Parekh, J. D. Miller - 1999 - Technology & Engineering - 463 σελίδες
As illustrated in Figure 4, this circuit features a rougher stage (A— "grab" the best coal) where gentle flotation conditions are applied: low air rate, ...

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ill-defined / fuzzy stage

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Umberto Cassano
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unrefined state

As a student of this subject for over 30 years, I would put it this way

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