horizontal section

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n horizontal section a mechanical drawing of an object as if made by a plane cutting through it horizontally
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Usage

In literature:

Thus, far from being salient, its horizontal section is concave.
"A Pair of Blue Eyes" by Thomas Hardy
This consists of two sections, one horizontal, the other vertical.
"Flying Machines" by W.J. Jackman and Thos. H. Russell
Then he remounted and gripped the pipe in the middle of its horizontal section.
"Keziah Coffin" by Joseph C. Lincoln
Again, at St. Jago I saw some horizontal sections of the bases of small craters, and the sources or feeders were circular.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
We passed some very high cliffs, which showed a fine geological section of horizontal layers of sandstone and coal-slate.
"Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia" by Ludwig Leichhardt
Horizontal Section of Corn.
"Diseases of the Horse's Foot" by Harry Caulton Reeks
A horizontal cross-section of this instrument is shown in Fig.
"Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1" by Kempster Miller
The surface of the half head then corresponds with the horizontal central section of the chamber.
"Ordnance Instructions for the United States Navy." by Bureau of Ordnance, USN
At the bottom of the shaft a section of the rocky wall swung aside, revealing the yawning black mouth of a horizontal tunnel.
"Spacehounds of IPC" by Edward Elmer Smith
In that eastern section the strata were perfectly horizontal.
"Across Unknown South America" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
Horizontal section of annunciator 72 54.
"Electricity for Boys" by J. S. Zerbe
A horizontal section at the load water-line in the ship-builder's draught.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
It leads into an almost horizontal conduit with a similar section and of the same materials.
"A History of Art in Chaldæa & Assyria, v. 1" by Georges Perrot
A horizontal cross-section of the apparatus is shown in fig.
"Respiration Calorimeters for Studying the Respiratory Exchange and Energy Transformations of Man" by Francis Gano Benedict
The making of the drawing of a fibre, either transverse or horizontal section, is not at all a difficult matter.
"The Story of the Cotton Plant" by Frederick Wilkinson
Describe the appearance of the brain when a horizontal section has been made.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
Afterwards draw a horizontal section through the centre, and also a plan.
"An Introduction to Machine Drawing and Design" by David Allan Low
Floral diagram showing arrangement of parts in horizontal section.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 5" by Various
A boiler with horizontal sections is shown in fig.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2" by Various
In horizontal sections I find masses of cells which make their appearance on a level with the ventral surface of the spinal cord.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
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In news:

Chris Flood operates the horizontal drill from inside a construction trailer as Brad Diehl, background, hoists a section of pipe, which will aid the addition of more fiber optic cable to the Jefferson City area.
This rendition of Evans' free body diagram of a section of hydraulic hose shows that horizontal and vertical forces from hydrostatic pressure act at the mean diameter (Dm) of the hose reinforcement.
Gyro-steered tool drills S-curve, directional and horizontal wells in shallow reservoir using mud in build section, air in horizontal section.
The fitting joins horizontal rails to an upright, leaving the protruding socket to take a horizontal tie–perpendicular to the other rails–across the section.
In a horizontal well if would be 90 deg (+/- 10 deg), in a build and hold or S well it would be the tangent section, in a slant well it would be the inclination throughout.
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In science:

Y v ( Y st 1 in the notation of Section 8.1) and horizontal (or binding) part Y h (correspondingly Y st 2 ), with Λ ⊂ Y v .
Effect of Legendrian Surgery
The vertical lifts of sections of a vector bundle and the horizontal lifts of vector fields on its base are investigated in more details in Subsect. 4.1.
Handbook of normal frames and coordinates
In section 7 is formulated and proved a necessary and sufficient condition for existence of coordinates normal along injective mappings with non-vanishing horizontal component, in particular along injective horizontal mappings.
Handbook of normal frames and coordinates
Let W be a section of the horizontal bundle along φ: W (s) ∈ Hφ(s) for s ∈ I , and W is a smooth map.
The Hessian of the distance from a surface in the Heisenberg group
Let W be a section of the horizontal bund le H.
The Hessian of the distance from a surface in the Heisenberg group
Let W = aX + bY be a section of the horizontal bund le H and φ : I → H be any horizontal curve such that φ(0) = P and φ′ (0) = V .
The Hessian of the distance from a surface in the Heisenberg group
The analysis in the previous section confirmed the reversal of horizontal temperature fluctuations in the middle photosphere.
The origin of the reversed granulation in the solar photosphere
We have bF ⊥ = {T Σ| Σ is a section of F }. b) The footpoint map ˆπ : ( cM , bF ) → (M , F ) is foliated and maps each horizontal leaf of bF ⊥ isometrical ly to the corresponding section Σ of F .
Singular Holonomy of Singular Riemannian Foliations with Sections
The map ψ is foliated with respect to the vertical foliation on eL × eΣ and (M ; F ), and its restriction to a horizontal leaf is a riemannian covering to a section.
Singular Holonomy of Singular Riemannian Foliations with Sections
If a horizontal dispersion is present in the cooling section , then the cooling rate of the emittances will also depend on the cooling rate of < pxps >.
Theory of the friction force using electron cooling as an intrabeam scattering process
If a horizontal dispersion is present in the cooling section , then the cooling rate of the emittances will also depend on the cooling rate of < pxps >, due to collisions.
Theory of the friction force using electron cooling as an intrabeam scattering process
The law of (σv , v ∈ Z2 ), is positively associated (by Lemma 3.6), translation invariant, invariant under horizontal axis reflection and vertical axis reflection ((property (iv) in section 2.1) and mixing (in the ergodic-theoretic sense, w.r.t. horizontal translations as well as to vertical translations).
Approximate zero-one laws and sharpness of the percolation transition in a class of models including 2D Ising percolation
We end Section 2 by illustrating how this theory can be used to construct horizontally conformal submersions with one-dimensional fibres from the Euclidean space.
Harmonic morphisms on heaven spaces
We end this section by illustrating how Remark 2.1(2) and Example 2.5 can be used to construct horizontally conformal submersions with one-dimensional fibres on the real Euclidean space.
Harmonic morphisms on heaven spaces
In Section 2.2, we observed that the “horizontal” components of the differntials dp : T p (F ) → T p+1 (F ) are explicitly known.
Tate Resolutions for Segre Embeddings
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