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(stăk) [ME. stak]
1. To place objects directly on top of others.
2. To perform a procedure immediately after a preceding one, without interruption or pause.

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(stak)
To build up porcelain in the shape of a tooth in the fabrication of a tooth crown.

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n a set of metal strips that is inserted into ultrasonic and sonic instruments. A stack converts magnetic fields into vibrations that move the tip of the instrument.
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TOP VIEW: A sea stack off the northern coast of Westray; SEA LINK: The ferry to the Orkneys; NORTHERN EXPOSURE: The view from the island of Graemsay (pop 22)
The two strongest proposals are a section off of Port Orford, a 4-square-mile area rife with sea stacks, canopy kelp beds, rocky subtidal areas and abundant seabird colonies; and a swath of territory near Otter Rock, home to the largest stand of bull kelp north of Cape Arago, said Gus Gates, Oregon field policy coordinator with the Surfrider Foundation.
Other magnificent prints include the awe-inspiring Sea Stacks of Camas on the Isle of Lewis, lovely Loch Chon in the Trossachs, the standing stones of Machrie on Arran and Lochan Na Stainge, Rannoch Moor.
20 | Trinidad, CA This beach hamlet--with its sea stacks poking out of the Pacific and oceanside trails--may be remote, but that's also what makes it great.
The smooth, sandy, horseshoe-shaped beach is tucked into a cove and sheltered from wind, making it a perfect place for surfing or just staring at sea stacks.
RUBY BEACH On any given day, bald eagles float over sea stacks that guard the gravelly beach, where Cedar Creek spills into the Pacific.