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knob

(nob),
A protuberance; a mass; a nodule.

knob

Microbiology
A specialised membrane modification by which Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cells to adhere to vascular epithelium, resulting in relative blood stasis in less well-oxygenated tissues.
 
Vox populi-UK
Slang for penis; or a person who is acting obnoxiously, aggressively or rudely.

Vox populi-US
A bump; a handle (as in doorknob).

knob

(nob)
A protuberance; a mass; a nodule.

knob

(nob)
A protuberance; a mass; a nodule.
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In 2017 FAS received numerous petitions from residents of Primorie region and nearby areas who had problems equipping imported cars with call devices for emergency response services, nicknamed Knob.
The next six knobs give users the ability to adjust various colour grading and image-related parameters available on the colour page.
Caption: Windage knobs: The Springfield Armory commercial 1/2 moa NM knob adds a spring and detent ball, while the GI knob provides full minute of angle clicks.
You accidentally rotated both knobs at once because your fingers were either out of position or because your finger(s) slipped.
FIT A DOOR KNOB IF you're fitting a new door knob or handle to an existing door, try the bar supplied with the knob or handle through the hole in the lock first to see if it fits.
GreenLeaf won the bid, rebuilt a worn-out mold that had been mothballed after knob production moved to China, and began production in 2006, even with no screen-print artwork files on which to rely.
Atlas's products are highly complementary to Top Knobs' portfolio, both in terms of design and focus on customers, so the transaction would expand the company's offering, the buyer's CEO Greg Gottlieb added.
The location of knobs and pulls isn't written in stone, but there are some "standard practices." One good rule of thumb is to line up a knob with the top of the bottom door rail.
Problem is, some crewmen are forgetting this extra step for the azimuth knob. They try forcing the knob without pushing it in and it snaps.
However, I think it's more likely that you'll have to purchase a knob with numbers.
I removed the calibrated dials from their respective positions on the adjusting knobs and cemented them in the new positions.
But beyond this essential work, fibrin can also cause heart attack, stroke and tissue damage by forming clots that block blood vessels.Fibrin forms when an enzyme removes parts of a blood protein called fibrinogen, exposing "knobs" that fit into "holes" located on both ends of fibrinogen molecules.