May blob

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n May blob swamp plant of Europe and North America having bright yellow flowers resembling buttercups
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Usage


In news:

The market itself may break up the big banks — ungainly blobs with chronically low shareholder returns.
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In science:

His combined VLA+MERLIN image shows a central band of emission in the plane of the orbit with an additional “blob” to the north which may have been ejected during the 1984/5 outburst.
A radio jet in the prototypical symbiotic star Z And?
Some of these blobs cool and sink toward the central black hole, while others may form stars and cold molecular clouds.
Feedback Heating with Slow Jets in Cooling Flow Clusters
The cold blobs may stem directly from ICM disturbances driven by an earlier AGN activity, but also from galaxies mass-stripping (Soker et al. 1991).
Feedback Heating with Slow Jets in Cooling Flow Clusters
A blob diagram is a Temperley–Lieb diagram in which any line which may be deformed isotopically to touch the western edge of the frame may be decorated with a ‘blob’.
Pascal's triangle and word bases for blob algebra ideals
However, in the low energy content case (panel a) the GRB remnant decelerates much more rapidly and although initially it may be highly nonspherical, the aspect ratio approaches unity as the two blobs expand and merge before reaching the edge of the GC core at about 2.3 × 108 seconds.
Short Gamma Ray Bursts and their Afterglow Signatures in Dense Stellar Systems
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