Searching the best equilibrium moisture equation for lettuce seeds using measures of curvature and bias
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Food Science & Nutrition
Volume 1, Issue 6, pages 422–427, November 2013
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Food Science & Nutrition 2013; 1(6): 422–427
- Issue online: 12 NOV 2013
- Version of Record online: 2 OCT 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 12 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Received: 12 APR 2013
- Brazilian funding agencies
- Foundation for Research Support of Minas Gerais State (FAPEMIG)
- Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personel (CAPES)
- National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq)
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