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2009-11-09 09:05:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Skiers, snowboarders and other outdoor sports enthusiasts in North America have a new solution to one of the biggest problems they encounter -- fogging of goggles and face shields. Bausch & Lomb's new FogShield Sport(TM) pre-moistened towelettes simultaneously prevent fog from forming on goggles for eight hours or more and help keep lenses clean with just one application. "There's a solution for staying warm, a solution for staying dry, but there...

2009-09-18 08:45:00

VALLEY VIEW, Ohio, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Now there's an anti-fog product that's unmatched at keeping optics clear, fog-free and safe. Nanofilm, leading maker of lens care products, has launched Clarity Defog It anti-fog liquid and towelettes. The new products provide safe, highly effective, long-lasting fog prevention for all lenses and optics, including eyeglasses, safety glasses, ski goggles, scuba masks, shooting glasses and sunglasses. "Fogged glasses, goggles and safety glasses...

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2009-08-16 12:59:10

Cleaning oily smears from kitchen countertops, mirrors, garage floors, and other surfaces with plain water "” rather than strong detergents or smelly solvents "” may seem like pure fantasy. But scientists in Indiana today describe what they believe to be a simple and effective state-of-the-art oil stain remover. They have developed a new coating for glass, plastics, and a range of other materials that would enable consumers to wipe away those pesky oils with plain water. Their...

2005-08-29 14:58:20

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 "” Foggy windows and lenses are a nuisance, and in the case of automobile windows, can pose a driving hazard. Now, a group of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) may have found a permanent solution to the problem. The team has developed a unique polymer coating "” made of silica nanoparticles "” that they say can create surfaces that never fog. The transparent coating can be applied to eyeglasses, camera lenses, ski goggles...


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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