common fig

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n common fig Mediterranean tree widely cultivated for its edible fruit
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Usage

In literature:

A common hatch is shown at Fig.
"Boys' Book of Model Boats" by Raymond Francis Yates
These additions are commonly attributed to Francois Tourte, but in Fig.
"The Bow, Its History, Manufacture and Use" by Henry Saint-George
The most common are shown in Figs.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
The heating apparatus of a private bath may be, for the simplest, a common laundry stove, as at Fig.
"The Turkish Bath" by Robert Owen Allsop
The most common plan of the apparatus is shown diagrammatically in fig.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 8" by Various
Such a construction of a common form of lamp is shown in Fig.
"Cyclopedia of Telephony and Telegraphy, Vol. 2" by Kempster Miller
A common form, shown in fig.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 1" by Various
The commoner forms may be understood by comparing a complete cyme, like that of Fig.
"The Elements of Botany" by Asa Gray
Another very common method which requires no special equipment is illustrated in Fig.
"Turning and Boring" by Franklin D. Jones
Schaudinn observed that the three oesophageal diverticula (commonly, but incorrectly, known as the "sucking stomach") (fig.
"Handbook of Medical Entomology" by William Albert Riley
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In poetry:

A plaster made of figs (if from above
'Tis blest) may heal the most inveterate sore,
And the most common med'cine may remove
An ail, that yielded to no art before.
"An Admonition To The Sick To Call For A Clergyman And A Physician, And To Shun All Charms, &c. &c." by Rees Prichard

In news:

The common fig tree can be found in the Mediterranean area of our International Garden.
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In science:

Sulphur shake effects have been calculated for three different common chemical environments (Fig. 1b-d and Table 2).
Shake-up and shake-off excitations with associated electron losses in X-ray studies of proteins
The threshold value is different from the one for the opposite direction from dominance to fragmentation: we have hysteresis as is common for first-order transitions, Fig.3.
Birth, survival and death of languages by Monte Carlo simulation
The details of the spectrum and the spread width can be shown more apparently when we cluster the peaks together with a common frequency ωc for their corresponding peaking frequencies, which is shown in Fig.4.
Noise Suppression for Micromechanical Resonator via Intrinsic Dynamic Feedback
Jude’s chips: Fig. D1 pairs the Med(NUSE) with the four most common GCOS scores on a set of 129 HU133A chips from the St.
Quality assessment for short oligonucleotide microarray data
Although inclined fields are also common in downdrafts, the field lines tend to be more horizontal over convective upflows (upper right panel of Fig. 3).
Quiet Sun internetwork magnetic fields from the inversion of Hinode measurements
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