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Subject:  Re: A rarity Date:  10/2/2012  9:34 AM
Author:  legalwordwarrior Number:  12635 of 13938

The active verb is "rarefy". The passive verb is "rarify".

In other words, you rarefy the gas to produce a rarified gas.


And people think Chinese is a hard language to learn!

LWW
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