Packing ring

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Packing ring See Packing, 2 , and Illust. of Piston.
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Usage

In literature:

Each animal, riding and packing, has furthermore a short lead-rope attached always to his halter-ring.
"The Mountains" by Stewart Edward White
The bullocks' pack-saddles were huge, ungainly frames of wood fastened with iron-work, rings, etc.
"Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration" by Ernest Giles
For want of a tree, his chain had been secured to the iron ring of a heavy pack-bag.
"Spinifex and Sand" by David W Carnegie
The pistons are provided with cast iron double self-expanding packing rings.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 344, August 5, 1882" by Various
Pack your clothes, man, or ring for the valet.
"A Maker of History" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
The piston is a single casting unusually long and light, and is packed with four spring rings of 3/8 inch square brass wire.
"Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught" by Joshua Rose
The coyote pack ringed in close, awaiting the departure of the timber wolf.
"The Yellow Horde" by Hal G. Evarts
He had been conscious for a while that some one in the closely packed ring of Wyandot spectators was watching him.
"The Riflemen of the Ohio" by Joseph A. Altsheler
D'Arcy, Raoul and the rest followed, and forming a ring danced round him like a pack of madmen.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
When the pack finally closed in upon the camp, he knew that he was imprisoned by a wolf-ring that shut out the world.
"Dusty Star" by Olaf Baker
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In poetry:

And every few minutes a wolf would rush past him with a snap,
With a snapping sound like the ring of a steel trap,
And the pack of wolves gathered with terrible rapidity,
So that Dick didn't know whether to stand or flee.
"Saved" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

As the evening call to prayer rings out across Riyadh, a pack of teenage girls eating cotton candy and popsicles erupt in cheers, drowning out the muezzin.
Ring-a-ding dong merrily on high: 'Christmas with the Rat Pack'.
Ring Pack carton case erecting and bottom sealer is designed to erect and bottom-seal up to 720-2400 cases per hour.
Three years ago my wife found an opossum in one of our sheds with a plastic six-pack ring around its neck.
Researchers knew that the blue-ringed octopus packed venom.
Infinity Ring is a fun, action-packed time-travel adventure.
It's ring-a-ding-ding time when Famous Artists pulls in the touring musical revue The Rat Pack Is Back.
Up at the podium at the Prairie Star restaurant, making his required speech to a packed house before dinner, he fidgets nervously, drumming his fingers, playing with the gold ring on his thumb.
Knocked apart, the 9-inch Ford is simple in scope, consisting of the main casting, pinion support, ring and pinion package, side and pinion bearings, pilot bearing, yoke, and the four-pinion differential clutch pack.
Infinity Ring is a fun, action-packed time-travel adventure.
Ring in the winter holidays with an impressive yet easy-to-make decoration for the front door that packs a beribboned triple punch.
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In science:

The result of this development is the new 163channel HPD: PP0380AT. A new diode was designed and manufactured, with 163 hexagonal pixels (‘hexels’) having 1.4 mm pitch flat-to-flat in a close-packed arrangement, surrounded by a guard ring.
Development of a Hybrid Photo-Diode and its Front-End Electronics for the BTEV Experiment
In and later, more rigorously, in it has been argued that the absence of knots in a densely packed polymer ring causes a very peculiar fractal structure of the chain tra jectory, strongly affecting all thermodynamic properties of the macromolecule in the globular phase.
On scale-free and poly-scale behaviors of random hierarchical network
The large polygon is, in essence, created in the same manner as an enclosing ring of small polygons; the micronotches are encoded such that the interface between the big polyon and small polygons pack inside is a don’t care, except for at the upper-true where a True condition is enforced.
Packing identical simple polygons is NP-hard
If K has no boundary and is of bounded degree, and P is a univalent packing for K then the Ring Lemma [RS] implies that there is a constant κ, depending only on the degree of K, such that cP (u, v) ∈ (κ−1 , κ) for all edges uv ∈ K1 .
Random walks of circle packings
The simplest loose packed diagram in Bk [k , i] is the simple ring of k of the f bonds.
Negative virial coefficients and the dominance of loose packed diagrams for D-dimensional hard spheres
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