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thread

(thred),
1. A fine strand of suture material.
2. A filamentous structure.
[M.E., fr. A.S. thraed]

thread

(thrĕd)
1. Any thin filamentous structure (e.g., a stringy substance present in the urine in some infectious diseases of the urinary tract).
2. Suture material.
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Refer to your owner's manual for the proper way to insert the bobbin into the case, either with the thread coming off the bobbin clockwise or counterclockwise.
In order to achieve the full engineered benefits of the XT thread, however, one must consider the drill string as a system of connections between the shank adapter, rods and the bit in extension drilling applications.
The thread incorporates an over varnish and a two part colour shifting base that changes colour from magenta to green when the viewing angle is changed.
When NPT threads are fully assembled without a sealant they leave a spiral leak path at the thread root/crest.
Depending on the needs of your game, you may have many distinct tasks that you can give their own thread. Here we look at three of them: path finding, strategy AI, and the entity system itself.
YOU WILL NEED: Thin paper in different colours Ruler Pencil Craft knife Cutting mat Needle and nylon thread Scissors Hoop STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE
Then, use the same outer thread, knot twice on the next thread over.
Fold the threads in half (so you have a bunch of 8 threads) and tie a knot at the folded end to form a small loop big enough to fit your finger through.
The warp to be fitted with a 1:1 lease is prepared on the OPAL thread frame.
Now make two left-hand knots with the blue thread around the yellow thread, and again two knots with the blue thread around the green thread.
This means a subsystem based on a complex multi-functional OS such as Android can run on one hardware thread while a real-time data-driven DSP task runs on another.
No matter how careful you are when you reinstall old rusty nuts and bolts, someday you're going to strip some threads. Of course it will happen on a critical bolt, on a Sunday night when all the stores are closed.