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pan·to·graph

(pan'tō-graf),
1. An instrument for reproducing drawings by a system of levers whereby a recording pencil is made to follow the movements of a stylet passing along the lines of the original.
2. In dentistry, an instrument used to record mandibular border movements that may be transferred to make equivalent settings on an articulator.
[panto- + G. graphō, to record]

pantograph

[pan′təgraf′]
1 a jointed device for copying a plane figure to any desired scale.
2 a device that incorporates a pair of face bows fixed to the jaws, used for inscribing centrically related points and arcs leading to the points on segments relatable to the three craniofacial planes.

pan·to·graph

(pan'tō-graf)
In dentistry, an instrument used to record mandibular border movements that may be transferred to make equivalent settings on an articulator.
[panto- + G. graphō, to record]

pan·to·graph

(pan'tō-graf)
In dentistry, instrument used to record mandibular border movements that may be transferred to make equivalent settings on an articulator.
[panto- + G. graphō, to record]

pantograph (pan´tōgraf),

n a figurative term given to a pair of face-bows fixed to both jaws and designed to inscribe centrically related points and then arcs leading to these points on segments of planes relatable to the three craniofacial planes of space. The maxillary planes are attached to the maxillary bow, and the inscribing styluses are attached to the mandibular bow.
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Stacking pantograph patterns is a wonderful way to finish a row quilt.
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After running the parts through the copy lathe, which was located in the company's shop, Shuster took them to his home workshop, where he used a manual pantograph to make these additional cuts.
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Each high resolution digital pantograph image and corresponding car number will be fused, synchronized, and transmitted to an rvspro[TM] server, a Duos proprietary, remotely programmable digital recording unit where the images are processed, analyzed for defects, and stored on a SQL database.
Power to the trucks is transferred from overhead lines through a pantograph power collector mounted on the frame behind the cab.
The pantograph allows the truck to reach into deep pallet positions, precisely placing and removing loads.
Part of a pantograph has fallen off a bullet train traveling on the Tohoku Shinkansen Line in Miyagi Prefecture, northern Japan, puncturing a hole in a storage shed near the tracks, officials of East Japan Railway Co.
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