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spherical

(sfer'i-kal) [Gr. sphairikos]
Having the form of or pert. to a sphere. Synonym: globular
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A geometric quantity [OMEGA] is spherically symmetric with regard to bimetric geometry (or a quantity [OMEGA] is said to be bimetrically spherically symmetric) if
In order to calculate the droplet wet-bulb temperature, one can write the heat balance equation around a droplet that is evaporating in stagnant air, in a spherically symmetric manner:
The wall of the resection cavity conforms to the surface of the filled balloon, which then provides a spherically uniform dose distribution around the surrounding tumor bed while minimizing exposure to healthy brain tissue outside this treatment area.
Sound is propagated as compressions and rarefactions of the medium through which it is travelling, spreading out spherically in three dimensions, from the point of origin," I said, trying to give the impression I had grasped every syllable, and was now fully conversant with the theory of ultrasonics.
Renzo Piano's IMAX Dome at Potsdamer Platz incorporated 2000sqm of spherically curved panels secured by the KerAion Quadro invisible patented fastening system, while the Korean Pavilion at Expo 2000 by Takenaka Europe GmbH, used 3000sqm, all fixed at different angles of inclination.
The most simple energy attenuation model for spherically expanding waves is an inverse relationship based on the square of the epicentral distance.
Various cell components were quantitatively analysed using spherically appearing sections.
This turns out to be a spherically shaped tidbit wrapped in reddish- toned tuna with a stuffing of a spicy scallop mixture blended with rice.
Clamps can be rotated and spherically adjusted to match panel for fast, accurate setup.
The detection pattern maintains sensitivity in high-temperature and low-contrast environments, and it creates a vertical zone density up to three times those of conventional passive infrared devices, It has a spherically designed lens so that each lens segment has distortion-free detection zones and each lens is resistant to damage and disturbance.