Fecal Pellets

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Pellets

Science / Marine Biology / Pellets: Compacted aggregations of particles resulting either from egestion (fecal pellets) or from burrow-constructing activities of marine organisms MORE

Snow Pellets

Science / Weather / Snow Pellets: Frozen precipitation in the form of white, round or conical opaque grains of ice. Their diameter ranges from 0.08 to 0.2 inch (2 to 5 mm). They are easily crushed and generally break up after reboundi MORE

Ice Pellets

Science / Weather / Ice Pellets: Precipitation in the form of transparent or translucent pellets of ice, which are round or irregular in shape. They have a diameter of 0.2 inches (5 mm) or less. They are classified into two types: ha MORE

Fecal Pellets

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Fecal Coliform Bacteria

Business / Agriculture / Fecal Coliform Bacteria: Bacteria found in the intestinal tracts of mammals. Their presence in water or sludge is an indicator of pollution and possible contamination by pathogens. MORE

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