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mount·ing

(mownt'ing),
In dentistry, the laboratory procedure of attaching the maxillary and/or mandibular cast to an articulator.

mounting

[mount′ing]
the preparation of specimens and slides for study.

mount

Device (usually in metal or plastic) which holds the ophthalmic lenses before the eyes in rimless spectacles or in spectacles with rims, but which do not surround the lenses, the latter being held by holes, slots or grooves in their periphery. Syn. mounting.

mount·ing

(mownt'ing)
In dentistry, laboratory procedure of attaching maxillary and/or mandibular cast to an articulator.

mounting,

n the laboratory procedure of attaching the maxillary or mandibular cast to an articulator or similar instrument.
mounting board,
n a jig used in mounting the maxillary cast on the top articulator frame. The mounting board enables the dental professional to determine the patient's axis so that the maxillary cast can be positioned accurately.
mounting, split cast,
n a cast with the margins of its base or capital beveled or grooved to permit accurate remounting on an articulator. Split remounting metal plates may be used instead of beveling or grooving in the casts.

mounting

see mount.

mounting behavior
the placement of the forequarters over the hindquarters of another animal, as occurs in mating. Seen particularly in pet dogs that mount other dogs, male or female, humans or sometimes objects. Usually considered unacceptable behavior by owners.
inappropriate mounting
commonly seen in puppies, but occasionally continues into adulthood. Commonly a displacement activity, in response to conflict or excitement.
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On this night Ainslie employed his 9-inch silvered reflector, on an altazimuth stand, up to one hour past local midnight (x180, x270 and x400) and then used an equatorially mounted 81/2-inch (216mm) reflector by Calver (x170 and x250) which he seemed to possess at that time.
However that surviving refractor is a portable altazimuth instrument and not the heavy, equatorially mounted, Cooke refractor used to discover the 1933 White Spot on Saturn.
The mount can be an altazimuth, which doesn't need to be polar aligned, but the computer does have to be synchronized to the sky by aiming the scope at one or more bright stars.
The Vixen package in this review consists of two components: the R130Sf 5-inch, f/5 optical tube assembly (OTA), and the Porta II altazimuth mount.
Back home where portability is less of an issue, you can add to the pleasure of owning this telescope by placing it on a more robust altazimuth or a small German equatorial mount with manual or electric slow-motion controls.
Until recently, it was impossible to motorize an altazimuth mount to track the sky automatically.
It was the first Go To altazimuth mount available as a stand-alone product.
5 Price (US$) $169 $199 Optics type reflector (Newtonian) reflector (Newtonian) Aperture 113 mm 114 mm Focal length f/ratio 450 mm f/4 910 mm f/8 Finder unit-power 6x 26 erect Mount type altazimuth Dobsonian Motor drive no no Computerized "Go To" no no Supplied eyepieces 6 mm (75x), 17 mm (26x) 10 mm (91x), 25 mm (36x) Manufacturer Orion Model SpaceProbe 3 Altaz Price (US$) $99 Optics type reflector (Newtonian) Aperture 76 mm Focal length f/ratio 700 mm f/9.
Opticians are working to remake a flawed 42-ton slab of glass into a first-rate primary mirror for the 6-meter Bolshoi Teleskop Azimutal'ny (Large Altazimuth Telescope) on Russia's Mount Pastukhov.
3 Finder unit-power Mount type German equatorial Motor drive optional Computerized "Go To" no Supplied eyepieces 10 mm (90x), 20 mm (45x) Also available: FirstScope 80 AZ on an altazimuth mount for $249.
The binoculars rest on an altazimuth mount that is made with the same care and precision.
For instance, one might put an apochromatic refractor onto a heavyweight equatorial mount for astrophotography but use the same scope on a lightweight altazimuth mount for airplane travel.