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, conical (kon'ik, kon'i-kăl),
Resembling a cone.
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Near Keeling Atoll, in the Indian Ocean, I observed many little masses of confervae a few inches square, consisting of long cylindrical threads of excessive thinness, so as to be barely visible to the naked eye, mingled with other rather larger bodies, finely conical at both ends.
Domestic and foreign scholars have studied the characteristics of hydraulic conical valves both experimentally and theoretically.
Numerical and experimental results are in agreement, indicating the main flow field structures, including conical shock, reattached shock, slip line, shear layer, and separation zone.
The role of the conical reflector is to spread the acoustic field so that the number of transmitters/receivers can be minimized and the potential volume of interaction maximized.
For larger public clocks, the conical pendulum is at something of a disadvantage, having the clock mechanism, and its faces, in the base.
"The real advantages of the FastFerment conical fermenter is that it allows users to brew in one vessel without having to transfer liquids.
The geometry and dimensions of the conical monopole antenna for UWB are depicted in Figure 1.
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Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL), in its efforts to serve its consumers better and reduce their gas bills in winters, has developed a conical baffle to be inserted in fuel gas pipe of geysers, which reduce the gas consumption upto 25%.
Composite pieces of conical shell are used in novel industries such as aerospace and mechanics as structural components.
However, reports about the PEEQ and temperature distributions in profiled ring rolling processes were insufficient, especially those about conical ring rolling process.