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shape

(shāp) [AS. sceapan]
1. To mold to a particular form.
2. Outward form; contour.
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Spacing between sprinklers, recommended in these studies, can be generalized for different sprinkler models since the water distribution radial curves of these sprinklers have similarity in the geometric shape.
Each individual canvas isolates a geometric shape or a grid fragment, or shows a confluence of a few lines and rectangles, arcs, triangles, chevrons, diamonds, or rays--an assortment akin to the hard-edged shapes inventoried on Kandinsky's late paintings, but here rendered singly, one per canvas, and then grouped with three brethren.
The resin/wood fiber composite structural members can be manufactured in an extrusion process or an injection molding process as a linear extrudate or pellet that can have a cross-section of any arbitrary shape, or can be a regular geometric shape and have a volume of at least about 12 [mm.
A rectangle is a geometric shape that has four right angles.
So those early Christian cults honored, in a simple physical gesture, the geometric shape on which Christ gave his life for US.
In addition, Harvard University's Song Zhang will present a geometry video acquisition system that measures absolute motions of both geometric shape and positions of deformable objects in real time to generate geometry videos and to find potential applications in various fields.
For example, a cup contains the geometric shape of a circle and a rectangle.
Then use a pen to demonstrate how to trace over a geometric shape on the front side of the T so the same shape is transferred to a sheet of paper underneath the geometric shapes' T design.
If one imagines twelve rows of lines in pyramid (triangular) form the total number of lines required to make the geometric shape is 78 (i.
Which geometric shape features on the flag of Japan?
In it, a single-helix strand of synthesized DNA is folded into a loose geometric shape and held in place with a few short strands of DNA.
We play a game called "I Spy," where you have to tell the class where you see a geometric shape in the painting.