Science / Biology / Buffers: Chemicals that maintain pH values within narrow limits by absorbing or releasing hydrogen ions.


Technology / Computers / Config.SYS: The configuration file for DOS systems. Each time a DOS computer boots up, it reads from the CONFIG.SYS file (if present) and will execute any prewritten commands. A couple of the most common file hel MORE


Science / Chemistry / Buffer: A solution that can maintain its ph value with little change when acids or bases are added to it. Buffer solutions are usually prepared as mixtures of a weak acid with its own salt or mixtures of salt MORE

Buffer Strips

Business / Agriculture / Buffer Strips: Slender areas of permanent vegetation, often planted along the edge or the contour of a field, usually to slow the flow of water or the velocity of wind, in order to capture sediment and other materia MORE