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coil

 [koil]
a winding structure. See also helix and spiral.

coil

(koyl),
1. A spiral or series of loops.
2. An object made of wire wound in a spiral configuration, used in electronic applications, or a loop of wire used as an antenna.
3. A spiral loop of wire used to embolize an artery to obstruct it.

coil

(koil) spiral (2).

coil

coil

(koyl)
1. A spiral or series of loops.
2. An object made of wire wound in a spiral configuration, used in electronic applications, or a loop of wire used as an antenna.

coil

a winding structure or spiral; called also helix.

coiled-coil
a protein structure motif marked by amphipathic α-helical regions that can self-associate to form stable, rod-like oligomeric proteins; commonly found in fibrous proteins and some transcription factors.
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The computer does this by measuring the total coil voltage as well as the voltage from the coil's top connection to a ground reference.
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As well as Low Ovality Coiling Technology, machine features include; integrated coil unload arm, powered guide to restrain pipe end and automatic pipe layering system.
PCT have further automated the process by offering an integrated robotic arm to transfer finished coils from the coiler to a conveyor belt, which can either transport finished coils to a storage area or onto an automated pallet dispensing and wrapping system.
The coils are designed to be inserted in furnaces to create instant hot water.
The use of clay coils in the handbuilding process dates back to antiquity and has continued to be of great inspiration to contemporary potters in many parts of the world, particularly those involved in the production of large pottery forms.
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