guide

(redirected from guidons)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

guide

(gīd),
1. To lead in a set course.
2. Any device or instrument by which another is led into its proper course, for example, a grooved director, a catheter guide.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. guier, to show the way, fr. Germanic]

guide

(gīd) a device by which another object is led in its proper course.

guide

Vox populi
1. A written document which orients a novice about the particular use of a thing.
2. A device used to ensure the proper movement or placement of a device, which is not, per se, integral to the device's operation.

guide

(gīd)
1. To lead in a set course.
2. Any device or instrument by which another is led into its proper course, e.g., a grooved director, a catheter guide.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. guier, to show the way, fr. Germanic]

guide

(gīd)
1. To lead in a set course.
2. Any device or instrument by which another is led into its proper course, e.g., a grooved director, a catheter guide.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr. guier, to show the way, fr. Germanic]

guide,

n a device for directing the motion of something.
guide, adjustable anterior,
n an anterior guide, the superior surface of which may be varied to provide desired separation of the casts in various eccentric relationships.
guide, anterior,
n the part of an articulator contacted by the incisal guide pin to maintain the selected separation of the upper and lower members of the articulator. The guide influences the changing relationships of mounted casts in eccentric movements. See also guide, incisal.
guide, condylar,
n (condylar guidance) the mechanical device on an articulator; intended to produce guidance in articulator movement similar to that produced by the paths of the condyles in the temporomandibular joints.
guide, condylar, inclination,
n (condylar guidance inclination) the angle of inclination of the condylar guide mechanism of an articulator in relation to the horizontal plane of the instrument.
guide,
incisal,
n (anterior guide) the part of an articulator that maintains the incisal guide angle.
guide, incisal, adjustment,
n an occlusal adjustment that produces a minimum of overbite (vertical overlap) and a maximum of overjet (horizontal overlap), eliminates fremitus and racking effects on the anterior segment of teeth in the protrusive glide, and attains maximal incisive group function.
guide, incisal, angle,
guide plane,
n a fixed or removable orthodontic appliance designed to deflect the functional path of the mandible and alter the positions of specific teeth.

Patient discussion about guide

Q. I need food guide for underweight. This is Liam. I had three kids and all are underweight? I don’t know how to make them healthy. I need food guide for underweight. They refuse to have healthy food. How can I get him to eat more and eat healthy, without having to force them?

A. Liam, do not give them too much of juice as it often contain more sugar and less vitamins than fresh or frozen fruits. After a period, give them healthy drink (like milk) instead of juice. If your child is more active than the food they had, then the child will surely be termed as an underweight. So make sure to give, more energizing foods like carbohydrates for an over active kid.

Q. i am all confused !!! there are so many kinds of diets and guides for loosing pounds , what should i choose

A. the best but hard one- going to a nutritionist with another friend that want to loose weight, build up a program, start doing physical activity . it will be hard, long, but worth it.
don't forget the friend, it's an important part!

Q. where should i go if i am looking for a guiding to help my wife during this time?

A. wow,,,there are tons of places that give information about pregnancy...there are courses, pamphlets, classes, websites, clinics, organizations, books, videos... you just have to be a bit specific...

(and good for you supporting your wife like that!!)

More discussions about guide
References in periodicals archive ?
Newcomb was a member of the Fort Leonard Wood Guidon staff.
During the ceremony, wing Reservists, distinguished guests from Oregon and Washington, veterans, and family members witnessed the encasing of the 939th Operations Group, 939th Maintenance Group and 83rd Aerial Port Squadron's flags and guidons.
ATHOL - Faced with ruin if left to deteriorate in display cases upstairs in Town Hall, the town's collection of historic flags and guidons is now preserved and on display in Memorial Hall.