working stroke


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working stroke

the distance through which myosin pulls an actin molecule in a contraction cycle.

work·ing stroke

(wŏrking strōk)
Scaling or root planing action of a dental instrument.
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These have working strokes from 915 mm to 3250 mm in X, 310 mm to 1250 mm in Y and 310 mm to 650 mm in Z, according to the machine specified.
The advantage of BRAVO IS that large working strokes from 1830 mm to 5980 mm in X, by 650 mm to 2880 mm in Y and from 970 mm to 1980 mm in Z, can be accommodated and they can be integrated within the production line around an automated part loading system.