Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. axis, axis, axle. See Axle
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. axis, Pliny's name for an Indian quadruped.
Axis: a small process at base of elytron, upon which it turns.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
It will be noticed that the blow-pipe can be rotated about a vertical axis so as to throw the flame in various directions.
"On Laboratory Arts" by Richard Threlfall
Now as the eccentric is moved around by the shaft, it is evident that the axis of its motion will be the axis A of the shaft.
"Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught" by Joshua Rose
This would also favour the notion that the axis entered into the constitution of the fruit in this genus.
"Vegetable Teratology" by Maxwell T. Masters
The least common are the longitudinal, in the long axis of the bone.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Just as our earth, by a sudden change in the inclination of its axis, might rotate more obliquely ...
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 6, No 4, October, 1864" by Various
The name =rachis= is given to the axis of the spike, raceme and panicle, whether the axis is the main one or of the branch.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
The energy of the earth which is significant in the earth-moon theory is due to the earth's rotation upon its axis.
"Time and Tide" by Robert S. (Robert Stawell) Ball
D. Thyroid axis of the subclavian artery.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
A trumpet is loudest in the direction of its axis.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
More than a catbird hates a cat,
Or a criminal hates a clue,
Or the Axis hates the United States,
That's how much I love you.
"To My Valentine" by Ogden Nash
Stay, then, village, for round you spins
On a slow axis a world as vast
And meaningful as any posed
By great Plato's solitary mind.
"The Village" by R S Thomas
Mighty converters torn from their axis,
Flung to the furnaces, vomiting fire,
Jumbled in white-heaten masses disshapen…
Writhing in flame-tortured levers of iron…
"The Song Of Iron" by Lola Ridge
A rainbow in the high cerulean clime,
With awe-inspiring grandeur stood unfurl'd;
From pole to pole, it spanned this reeling world,
And, on its turning axis, rode sublime.
"The Shower" by George Hannibal Temple
Take then a coil of copper pure,
And fix it on your whirling table;
Place the electrodes firm and sure
As near the axis as you’re able,
And soon you’ll learn the way to work it,
With galvanometer in circuit.
"Answer To Tait" by James Clerk Maxwell
Earlier this year, the Maui Axis Deer Harvesting Cooperative (MADHC) became an agricultural producer cooperative in the state of Hawai'i.
Axis deer hunter feels unfairly targeted.
Axis Sports Medicine physical therapists focus on relationships.
Easton Axis Full Metal Jacket Arrows.
Easton Axis Full Metal Jacket Arrows - 4.
MAKE's Scott Endres talks about new EP, Axis .
Overpopulation of axis deer on Maui - and what to do about it - presents a crisis in human values.
Anti-American ' Axis of Resistance' shows signs of fraying.
New 6- axis high-speed robots.
Axis M1031-W Network Camera.
The Omax 80X JetMachining center is a bridge-type center with an X-Y cutting travel of 13 ft. Waterjet Features Advanced Software Suite for Six- Axis 3D Machining.
Axis wins Wall Street Journal innovation award.
LUND, Sweden— Axis Communications won a Wall Street Journal award for innovation in the Physical Security category for its Lightfinder technology, which makes it possible for digital cameras to capture detailed images at night.
Vertical Machining Center Offers Affordable High-Performance Three- Axis Milling Capabilities.
Atomic Axis plans to initially hire five employees, Chief Technology Officer Marcus Turner said Tuesday.
The paraxial theory is applicable when the particle moves mainly in the direction of an “axis” and the momentum transverse to the axis remains always small.
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
This implies that if we delete the twist and the spin ﬁelds and thus remove the cut generated by them, the boundary conditions imposed on the positive real axis of the z -plane is expected to be identical to those imposed on the negative real axis.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
Longslit absorption line spectra along the ma jor axis (3.5 hours integration) and the minor axis (4 hours) of NGC 2985 were obtained with the ISIS spectrograph on the William Herschel Telescope in the ﬁrst week of January 1997.
Disc heating in NGC 2985
Hence we have only half as many data points on the ma jor axis as we have on the minor axis, which looks regular on both sides of the centre.
Disc heating in NGC 2985
Along this axis the observed dispersions are a combination of the tangential and the vertical velocity dispersion components while the minor axis measures the radial and vertical components.
Disc heating in NGC 2985